February 22, 2007

Today in Automotive History

1949 : Lauda is born

Louis Chevrolet driving a Buick Model 10 racer, 1910Stylish Austrian race-car driver Niki Lauda was born in Vienna, Austria, on this day. Lauda is also the founder of Air Lauda, a continental European airline that features flight attendants in denim jeans and Team Lauda baseball caps.

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