Tag archive: automobile

Packard Automobile: The Dream Predictor

Packard Automobile: The Dream Predictor

Packard Automobile was a luxury brand produced by Packard Motor Car Company from Detroit and later by the Studebaker-Packard Corporation. The first models were produced in 1899 and the last Packard in the late 50s. In attempt to keep the brand alive for the car-buying public, the company built 7 dream cars during the 50s. The Predictor was the last concept car designed by Ghia of Turin in 1957 under Packard design chief Bill Schmidt.

The Automobile Industry in a Greener Future

The Automobile Industry in a Greener Future

Although some failed to see that, the automobile industry is a very versatile one; it managed to stay afloat and keep people’s interests for over one hundred years, and people still rely on it for fast transportation and a good flow of activity on the planet.

The Misfortunate Tucker Automobile

The Misfortunate Tucker Automobile

The Tucker Automobile or the Tucker Torpedo is a rare vehicle with only 51 models produced. Many of the parts and design features were ahead of their time, including the Cyclops Eye, a directional third headlight.

Automobile History – The Invention of the Automobile

Automobile History – The Invention of the Automobile

The automobile history begins with Da Vinci’s concept and steam-powered vehicles, such as Taylor’s two-cylinder buggy. In the 21th century, engineers are reconsidering once again the possibility of steam engines as a sustainable energy source.

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