Hubcaps and Moonies

admin | November 24, 2009

I was taking a walk last month and noticed in a ditch alongside the road several hubcaps looking lonely and forlorn. It reminded me of a car experience I had many years ago with a Pontiac I owned. As fate and a big bump in the road had their way with my car I lost [...]

The Start of American Dealerships

admin | November 16, 2009

In the beginning of the auto industry (1900-1920) there were over 600 manufacturers. Most did not survive after the production of one or a few cars. Because it was a risky venture to invest in cars banks were reticent to lend money to new automobile ventures. Plus, most car inventors had great mechanical skill and [...]