For years I have had a fascination and love affair with the rich history of the Vanderbilt Cup Series. I must admit, one of my biggest reasons for this interest is because of that same history as it relates to the area which I call homeÃ¢â‚¬Â¦ San Francisco. This story has it all, intrigue, fortunes, men with power, race cars, airplanes, world travel.
To get things started it helps to understand how much more the San Francisco Vanderbilt Series Race stood out than any other race and thatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s saying something considering how amazing any of the Vanderbilt Series Cup events were. The Panama-Pacific International Exposition was a worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s fair held in San Francisco