Tag: 1970s

Cars & Trucks

100 Greatest Songs About Cars and Driving

May 19, 2022. Dallas Ernst

The first car radio was introduced in 1930 by Motorola and ever since, music and driving have been inextricably linked.

Auto History

A Timeline of Car Radio History

May 16, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

From Motorola and in-car record players to cassettes, CDs and Bluetooth, replay the tracks of car radio history.

Auto History

The Worst Cars in History

April 21, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Design fails. Second World manufacturing. Helter-skelter management. For one reason or another, these go down as the worst cars in history.

Day Trips

5 New York City Secrets

March 17, 2022. Dana Laverty

These five magical spots are just waiting to be explored in NYC.

Road Trips

Unique Museums of the Northeast

January 21, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

From classic candies to silver screen treasures and everything in between, the Northeast has shrines to just about anything you can think of.

Games

Crossword: 1970s Cars

August 19, 2021. AAA Staff

The cars of the 1970s were all about style. Test your knowledge of this era in automotive history with our crossword.

Auto History

The History of Air Conditioning in Cars

June 23, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

In less than a century, automotive air conditioning went from a rudimentary luxury item to a universal feature.

Day Trips

Historic LGBTQ Sites in the Northeast

June 16, 2021. Sarah Hopkins

Celebrate Pride Month and remember LGBTQ history by walking in the footsteps of LGBTQ pioneers at these important local sites and landmarks.

Auto History

A Seat Belt History Timeline

June 09, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Looking at the seat belt history timeline shows that they weren’t always widely accepted. Now, seat belts save thousands of lives each year.

Lifestyle

A Car Movies List for the Ages

April 16, 2021. Dallas Ernst

In these movies, cars aren’t merely eye candy; they help carry the film.