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Some interesting reading.:smile:




Maurice Gatsonides made a life out of measuring speed.
The Independent’s obituary named Gatsonides as “probably the first full-time professional” racing driver, but besides some competition success, his day jobs were also related to cars—cars that, for a time, included Gatsonides’ own designs.
From an early age, he seemed to be able to understand any machine, whether that involved being a commercial flight engineer, building charcoal gas generators during the Second World War, or designing the slippery bodywork found on his own brand of cars, Gatso.

Meet The Man Obsessed With Measuring Speed | Petrolicious
 
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