Thursday, June 14, 2007

This Day in Auto History: 14 JUNE

Automobile Quarterly
Automobile Quarterly
This Day in Auto History:

Erwin A. Weiss of Packard is born
Henry Banks, racer and USAC official, is born in London, England, although he moved to Royal Oak, MI as an infant
The first Plymouth is produced
Racer Jim Busby is born in the United States
The Zavod Imieni Molotova (Molotov Automobile Plant) in Gor’kiy, USSR, manufacturers of the luxury ZIM, changes its name to the Gor’kiy Automobile Plant, with its product now called the Volga

Source: Automobile History Day By Day, by Douglas A. Wick

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