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1906 Zust


News

Here are links to media coverage the ZUST restoration has recently received.

  • Mar 6th 2008 AChannel Vancouver Island:


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  • Ladysmith Chronicle

    Great race vehicle on display this week in Ladysmith
    By Brad Bird - Ladysmith Chronicle - March 18, 2008

       You’ve likely heard about this car. It may be old, but like a fine wine it ages well. Harry and Shirley Blackstaff are owners of a 1906 Zust that represented Italy in the historic New York to Paris race of 1908. It has been restored by Shirley, Harry and his brother James. On Sunday, March 23, after many years of painstaking work, the couple will hold a public showing of the vehicle in Ladysmith’s Aggie Building from 1 to 4 p.m.

  • Globe and Mail

For more than a quarter century, Harry Blackstaff has kept a secret in his Vancouver Island workshop that would turn even the most discerning antique car buff green with envy....(article) Brennan Clarke Globe and Mail  Oct 18, 2007

  • Edmonton Journal
Long-lost car ready to regain spotlight
1906 Zust finished 1908 New York to Paris auto race, then sank into obscurity in Canada's Yukon...
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Dave Halliday, The Edmonton Journal