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    History of the automobile

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    • Automotive pioneers

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    • History of automotive companies

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    • Concours d'Elegance


    • Defunct motor vehicle manufacturers

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    • History of the automobile

    • The early history of the automobile can be divided into a number of eras, based on the prevalent means of propulsion. Later periods were defined by trends in exterior styling, size, and utility preferences. In 1807 François Isaac de Rivaz designed the first car powered by an internal combustion engine fuelled by hy ... Read »


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    • 1950s American automobile culture

    • 1950s American automobile culture has had an enduring influence on the culture of the United States, as reflected in popular music, major trends from the 1950s and mainstream acceptance of the "hot rod" culture. The American manufacturing economy switched from producing war-related items to consumer goods at the end of ... Read »


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    • American automobile industry in the 1950s

    • The 1950s were pivotal for the American automobile industry. The post-World War II era brought a wide range of new technologies to the automobile consumer, and a host of problems for the independent automobile manufacturers. The industry was maturing in an era of rapid technological change; mass production and the bene ... Read »


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    • Canada–United States Automotive Products Agreement


    • Car coat

    • A car coat is an outer garment originally made to be worn by automobile drivers and passengers. First designed to provide maximum warmth and coverage, over time it became a much shorter garment. Today it describes a coat that typically ends at mid thigh. It is worn by both men and women. While fur, leather and heavy w ... Read »


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    • Cars in the 1920s

    • During the time period from 1919 to 1923, primarily North America and parts of Europe experienced the rise of the Roaring Twenties, social, and economic circumstances underwent dramatic changes. The economic power and high employment of the United States allowed Americans to spend more extravagantly on entertainment. W ... Read »


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    • History of autonomous cars

    • Experiments have been conducted on automating cars since at least the 1920s; promising trials took place in the 1950s and work has proceeded since then. The first self-sufficient and truly autonomous cars appeared in the 1980s, with Carnegie Mellon University's Navlab and ALV projects in 1984 and Mercedes-Benz and Bund ... Read »


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    • Horatio's Drive: America's First Road Trip


    • Horseless carriage

    • Horseless carriage is a term for early automobiles; at the time it was common that carriages were pulled by animals, typically horses, but the automobiles were not. In 2010, the term was compared to other transitional terms, like cordless phone and wireless phone. These are cases in which a new technology is described ... Read »


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    • Émile Mathis


    • Speed shop

    • Speed shops are local brick and mortar businesses which typically purvey aftermarket automotive accessories intended to increase the performance of automobiles. They came into existence in the 1940s in North America as a result of the then rising popularity in hotrod culture. The term has recently broadened such that i ... Read »


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    • Timeline of motor vehicle brands

    • This is a chronological index for the start year for motor vehicle brands (up to 1969). For manufacturers that went on to produce many models, it represents the start date of the whole brand; for the others, it usually represents the date of appearance of the main (perhaps only) model that was produced. This also give ... Read »


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    • Timeline of North American automobiles

    • This is a list of automobiles produced for the general public in the North American market. They are listed in chronological order from when each model began its model year. If a model did not have continuous production, it is listed again on the model year production resumed. Concept cars and submodels are not listed ... Read »


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