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Jean Lenoir’s Big Invention

When car enthusiasts think of the development of the modern automobile we encounter the big names. Gottlieb Daimler is credited with a prototype of the modern engine. Karl Benz received the first patent for a gasoline fueled automobile. Wilhelm Maybach … Continue reading

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The Last “True” Packard

Dad used to tell me that it was too bad that I came of age at a time that Packards were no longer built.¬† He remembers when the owning a Packard meant that you were an elite member of the … Continue reading

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