Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Automobile Quarterly
Automobile Quarterly
This Day in Auto History:

The second Glidden Tour begins in New York City with a planned route through the New England states and returning to New York
Racer Fritz Riess is born in Nuremburg, Germany
Bentley Motors, Ltd. is forced into receivership with Patrick Roper Frere named to oversee the affairs of the company
Thomas M. Bradley resigns as President of The Hupp Motor Car Corporation, manufacturers of the Hupmobile
A unique stainless steel 1960 Ford Thunderbird is completed at the Ford Motor Company factory in Wixom, MI in collaboration with the Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corporation and The Budd Company

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

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