TITLE

100 YEARS OF FIRSTS

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
AutoWeek;9/15/2008, Vol. 58 Issue 37, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the milestones in the history of automobile production in the U.S. It was in 1897 that Olds Motor Vehicle Co., under founder Ransom Olds, produced its first vehicle and in 1899 Adam Opel built his first motorcar. In 1901, the curved-dash Oldsmobile, became the first American car manufactured in quantity. In 1903 Vauxhall Motors built its first car, the Model 719.
ACCESSION #
44562793

 

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