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The first-ever car to get a speeding ticket

HOMAGE: A mechanic emerges from a 1933 Napier-Railton 24 Litre Special on display at a Concours of Elegance event

THE CONCOURS of Elegance 2017 will be bringing a very special piece of history to Hampton Court Palace this September; the first-ever car to receive a speeding ticket.

The 1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage was travelling at four times the speed limit, at a heady 8mph, before being pulled over by a policeman on a bicycle.

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