Topps World on Wheels: Alfa Romeo

The latest from our series featuring cards from the 1953—1955 Topps issued bubblegum cards, “World on Wheels”.

From the card’s reverse: Alfa Romeo

This famous-make Italian racing car has seen action in almost all the major automobile races in Europe. In one race in Switzerland, an Alfa-Romeo, driven by Nino Faurino, hit a wrecked car… causing his car to run into the crowd, injuring both his legs. The Alfa-Romeo company is considered the greatest builder of Grand Prix racing cars in the world. They make sports cars as well.

More on Topps’ World on Wheels at the Topps Archives.

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