December 8th


Born on this day in…

1861

161 years ago

Born on this day, William Crapo Durant, who created the system of multi-brand holding companies with different lines of cars; and the co-founder of General Motors with Frederic L Read more…

1932

90 years ago

Born on this day, Claus Luthe, the celebrated German car designer, best known foe the second generation Chevrolet Corvair-inspired NSU Prinz, the NSU Wankel Spyder, and, in 1967, the revolutionary NSU Ro 80, which still stands today as a milestone in automotive design Read more…

1936

86 years ago

Born on this day, Gordon Coppuck, British racing car designer who was chief designer for McLaren and later worked for March and co-founded Spirit Read more…

1955

67 years ago

Paul Crooks Read more…

1975

47 years ago

Kevin Harvick Read more…

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