A Life In Cars

The life story of Dickie Sutherland

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Soap Box Cars

Racing at Victor Harbour

I remember racing in a spectacular Soap Box event at Victor Harbour.  It seemed like there were hundreds of Soapbox Racers attending, of all types and styles. 

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Soap Box Cars

Soap Box Racer

Our family had two proper Soap Box Racers stored in the back yard. An older pre-war dark blue “heavy car” and a white, lighter construction developed later.

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