Plymouth

Did you know, Plymouth was founded in 1928 by Chrysler as a division to help them compete better against the GM and Ford models that were taking over the automobile world? The Maxwell Automobile Company was the predecessor of Plymouth bought out by Chrysler. The...

Porsche

Did you know, Porsche was started in Stuttgart, Germany in 1931 by Ferdinand Porsche? Porsche started as an automotive design consultant for the German government. Porsche created Volkswagen and the world renowned Volkswagen Beetle. In 1939, Porsche did finally build...

Pontiac

Did you know, General Motors created the Pontiac division in 1926? Pontiac originally was called The Pontiac Springs and Wagon Works Company in 1899. Albert North and Harry Hamilton started this first precursor company that later was swooped up by GM and turned into...

Oldsmobile

Did you know, the Olds Motor Works founder Ransom Olds created Oldsmobile in 1897? In 1901, Oldsmobile mass produced the Oldsmobile Curved Dash car. This marked the first mass produced car prior to Henry Ford’s Model T. After some financial problems, Oldsmobile was...

Nissan

Did you know, Nissan was originally founded by the Kwaishinsha Motor Car Works in 1911 by Masujiro Hashimoto? Their first car was produced in 1914 called the Dat. The Dat was actually an acronym named after 3 people that developed the car whom were Kenjiro ‘D’en,...