Steven "Dutch" Cipelle

c1906 - 1939


This roadster was Steven “Dutch” Cipelle’s Plymouth but the driver is unidentified.  Cipelle was fatally injured while racing this car at Colby, Kansas in 1939.  The photographs on this web page were taken at the Famous Forty Acres which was a 1/2 mile dirt road course used in the 1930s.  It was located one block east of Hillside between Zimmerly and Grand streets in Wichita, Kansas.













Woodie Spencer is shown here driving Dutch Cipelle’s Plymouth roadster




Dutch Cipelle prepares for a race in his Plymouth roadster




All of the photographs on this web page were taken by Marjorie Meyer








Stephen Cipell

Steven Cipell

Steve Cipell 

Dutch Cippell

Stephen Cippell

Steven Cippell

Steve Cippell