1949 Mille Miglia poster.
This special original Italian banner – Attenti Al Passaggio XVI (21st) Coppa Mille Miglia 21st April 1949 – measures over 2 feet long (9.5×27.5″ / 24x70cm ) and is in excellent condition. This was a cautionary sign posted during the 1949 race to draw attention to a passageway or street that was being used exclusively for the event racing cars.
Race results –
- Clemente Biondetti / Ettore Salani – Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta Touring #624
- Felice Bonetto / Carpani – Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta Touring
- Rol / Richiero – Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Competizione Berlinetta