Motoring Milestones


8-14 January: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in motoring history ……. 100 years ago this week, Barney Oldfield won 2 of 3 main events at Ascot in Los Angeles, California, driving the…


1-7 January: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 100 years ago this week, the first Chevrolet trucks went on sale (cover image) [7 January 1918]. Chevy introduced two four-cylinder trucks…


18-24 December: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 100 years ago this week, the Detroiter Motor Car Company was declared bankrupt [18 December 1917]…… 75 years ago this week, the…


25-31 December: Motoring MIlestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 110 years ago this week, the 10,000th Ford automobile was produced [29 December 1907]……. 90 years ago this week, the Paige-Detroit Motor…


18-24 December: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 100 years ago this week, the Detroiter Motor Car Company was declared bankrupt [18 December 1917]…… 80 years ago this week, the Lincoln…


Motoring Milestones: 11-17 December

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 100 years ago this week, the first Moore was produced by the Moore Motor Vehicle Company of Minneapolis, US. George L Moore,…


4-10 December: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 120 years ago this week, the London Electric Cab Company began regular service using cars designed by Walter Bersey [6 December 1897]…



13-19 November: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place during this week in history ……. 110 years ago this week, the Napier Motor Car Company of America, located in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts was dissolved [18 November 1907]….