Hornsted, Lydston G.

Hornsted, Lydston G.
  • Surname
  • First name
    L. G.

English professional driver, among other a driver of H. A. Arkwright. On 14.01.1914 Horensted achieved a new record over half a mile and a kilometer on Brookland and was quite close to another different records. One week before he had to prove his whole driver skills as one of his tires bursted at the speed of 190 km/h. After some rotations he was able to get his 200 PS-Benz-racing car under control and get back to the direction.