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Jean La Costa was a French woman who held the world championship for women’s speed driving in the 1930s.

Hellé Nice - The inspiration for Red Pop Annie Reid and her blue Bugatti racer. All attitude.

Adrienne Corri in Moon Zero Two (1969)

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The woman and the car

Dorothy Levitt became the first English woman in the world to complete in a 'motor race'. She was the most successful female competitor in Great Britain, also a victorious speedboat driver, holder of the Water Speed record and holder of the Ladies World Land speed record. She even instructed Queen Alexandra and the Royal Princesses on how to drive