TITLE

Inventor of the 3-wheeler was never whiz kid at business

AUTHOR(S)
Auer, Georg
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5908, p20E
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to the late Karl Friedrich Benz, one of the pioneers of Europe's automobile industry. Role of wife Bertha Ringer in Benz's success; Registry of a patent for a three-wheeler with a four-stroke engine; Ringer's conception of a public relations idea for the vehicle in 1888; Ringer's completion of the first long-distance trip in the history of the automobile.
ACCESSION #
3983399

 

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