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12-18 February: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that have taken place this week in history ……. 120 Years ago this week, the first car crash resulting in a fatality happened when the steering gear failed on Henry…


5- 11 February: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in motoring history ……. 100 years ago this week, Thomas A. Edison, perhaps the America’s greatest ever inventor was issued a US patent for a…




22-28 January: Motoring Milestones

Discover the momentous motoring events that took place this week in history ……. 80 years ago this week, Mercedes driver Rudolf Caracciola in a W125 Rekordwagen (cover image) on the Bundesautobahn 5 between the German…


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…


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,…