1899 DeDion-Bouton

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1899 DeDion-Bouton
DeDion, Bouton et Cie, Puteaux, Seine, 1883-1932
They made the world's first true high-speed engine, developing a lot of power for its size, and using coil ignition with a mechanically-operated contact breaker.
Engine: 3½ H.P.
Transmission: 2-Speed Gearbox
Rear End: DeDion axle principle

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About This Item

  • Title: 1899 DeDion-Bouton
  • Creator: DeDion
  • Creation Date: 1899
  • Subject Date: 1899
  • Town: Seal Cove
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Metal and Rubber
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Seal Cove Auto Museum
Location: 1414 Tremont Road, P.O. Box 106, Seal Cove, ME 04674
(207) 244-9242

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