Tag: Charlie Wiggins
The Black Pioneers of the Automotive Industry
January 31, 2023. Andrew Sheldon
Whether breaking color barriers or inventing critical safety features, these are some of the Black pioneers that revolutionized the car world.
Cars & Trucks
Charlie Wiggins and the Gold and Glory Sweepstakes
February 12, 2021. Andrew Sheldon
In honor of Black History Month, learn how Charlie Wiggins became one of the country’s great racecar drivers despite being barred from racing’s biggest event.
Garrett Morgan: Inventor of the Three-Position Traffic Signal
February 10, 2020. Andrew Sheldon
With just a grade school education, Morgan invented numerous devices that enhanced people’s lives, including one that revolutionized transportation.