Tag: motor cats

  • 1-7 May: Motoring Milestones

    Momentous motoring events that took place during this week in history ….. 170 years ago this week, Robert W. Thomson of Adelphi, Middlesex, England was issued the first US patent for “Rubber Tyres” (No. 5104) [7 May 1847]. His “improvement in carriage wheels” was the application of elastic bearings around the rims of carriage wheels. […]