Tag: Subaru

  • Classic Car of the Month: Subaru 360

    [amazon template=Carousel] The first Subaru, the Subaru 360 was launched 50 years ago this month (March 1968). At that time, Japanese automobile manufacturers were working on developing small cars according to a plan calling for the production of a “people’s car” as advocated by Japan’s Ministry of International Trade and Industry. The Subaru 360 was […]

  • 26 February – 4 March: Motoring Milestones

    Discover the momentous motoring events that have taken place this week in history ……. 100 years ago this week, the Fruehauf Trailer Company was incorporated in Michigan by company founder August Charles Fruehauf [27 February 1918]. A blacksmith and carriage builder in the Detroit area, he built a boat trailer at the request of a […]

  • 9-15 May: Motoring Milestones

    Motoring Milestones 9-15 May Cars, people and events in this week’s Motoring Milestones include: Stirling Moss, Subaru, George Michael and the Spanish Grand Prix 120 Years ago today, the first horseless carriage show was held in London, featuring just 10 models [9 May 1896]….. 100 Years ago today, Charles Kettering and Edward Deeds agreed to sell […]