Tag: automotive history

Retirement

The Best Cars for Older Drivers and Retirees

July 06, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

For the practical, the frugal or the dreamer, these are some of the best cars for older drivers and retirees.

Auto History

The History of the Tow Truck

April 13, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Like many great inventions before and since, tow trucks were born out of necessity. A century later, they are the backbone of roadside assistance.

Auto History

Women in Automotive History

February 28, 2022. Sarah Hopkins

Discover the history behind the world’s first road trip, see the evolution of the windshield wiper and more with these women in automotive history.

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 Most Iconic Cars in History

May 05, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Many cars have roamed the roadways. Only a few have made a lasting impression. These iconic cars revolutionized the auto industry.

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Newport Car Museum’s Good Vibes During Covid: Large Space is Happy Place for Auto Enthusiasts

February 03, 2021. Dallas Ernst

When Brazilian artist Romero Britto applied his signature pop-art graphics to all visible surfaces of a sleek 2005 Corvette, he had no idea the car would wind up in one…

Cars & Trucks

License Plate History: A Timeline

August 05, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

World War II. The Supreme Court. Idaho potatoes. License plate history is more interesting than you might think.

Auto History

The Most Popular Cars of All Time

March 10, 2020. Andrew Sheldon

Whether it’s because of their practicality, capability or funky look, these are the most popular cars throughout the decades.