The Commander finds a ruined car and gives it to Caractius Potts who discover it is no ordinary car. He takes it for a flight across the Atlantic and encounters some gangsters.
It was illustrated by John Bullingham.
The book was inspired by a car created by Count Zboraski (and Captain Clive Gallop) in 1921, built for the Brooklands Short Handicap.
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