Car History

Celebrate Leonardo da Vinci’s Birthday by Reading About His Visionary Self-Driving Vehicle

Celebrate Leonardo da Vinci’s Birthday by Reading About His Visionary Self-Driving Vehicle

Today would have been the 566th birthday of Leonardo da Vinci, the…

10 Vehicles Named After Cities

10 Vehicles Named After Cities

We’ve looked at the origins of vehicle nameplates in the past (did…

Through the Decades: Chevrolet Corvette

Through the Decades: Chevrolet Corvette

The Corvette is iconic in Chevrolet’s lineup. Known as the all-American sports…

3 Leadfoot Ladies that Improved Automotive With Their Inventions

3 Leadfoot Ladies that Improved Automotive With Their Inventions

Here at The News Wheel, we like to celebrate leadfoot ladies that pave…

Bertha Benz, the First Road Trip Warrior

Bertha Benz, the First Road Trip Warrior

When Carl Benz registered a patent for his Motor Car on Jan.…

Here’s Why California Makes Its Own Emissions Rules

Here’s Why California Makes Its Own Emissions Rules

As I was writing once more about how the Trump Administration, the…

Camouflage That Now Stymies Spy Shots Was First Used to Ward Off German U-Boats in World War I

Camouflage That Now Stymies Spy Shots Was First Used to Ward Off German U-Boats in World War I

As a loyal reader of The News Wheel, you’ve probably noticed the…

Are There Really “Secret Highways” in the US?

Are There Really “Secret Highways” in the US?

If you’ve ever enjoyed a Snapple beverage, you’re probably aware of the…

What Exactly Is A Bookmobile?

What Exactly Is A Bookmobile?

While discussing new article topics in The News Wheel’s office, we learned…

How Epcot’s World of Motion Became Test Track

How Epcot’s World of Motion Became Test Track

Out of the four theme parks that can be found at the…

A Timely Throwback: The 2001 Ford Mustang Bullitt Was Revealed 18 Years Ago

A Timely Throwback: The 2001 Ford Mustang Bullitt Was Revealed 18 Years Ago

It’s Throwback Thursday—which, as you know, slots in perfectly after Woman Crush…

The History of Cupholders

The History of Cupholders

If you like to stay hydrated on your journey, cupholders are likely an…

[PHOTOS] The Original “Bullitt” Ford Mustang GT Driven by Steve McQueen Races Out from the Dust of History

[PHOTOS] The Original “Bullitt” Ford Mustang GT Driven by Steve McQueen Races Out from the Dust of History

It may be called Vanity Fair, but thanks to a bogus headline…

Chevrolet Corvette History: 65 Years of Speed

Chevrolet Corvette History: 65 Years of Speed

Heading into 2018, Chevrolet will be celebrating 65 years of one of…

How The Beach Boys Classic “Little Deuce Coupe” Became “Little Saint Nick”

How The Beach Boys Classic “Little Deuce Coupe” Became “Little Saint Nick”

The Holiday season is finally coming to a close, which means local…

NASA Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Last Drive on the Moon

NASA Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Last Drive on the Moon

Some anniversaries are more interesting than others. Today, December 11th, for instance,…

Celebrating “Titanic” 20 Years Later: The Cars from the Film and the Real RMS Titanic

Celebrating “Titanic” 20 Years Later: The Cars from the Film and the Real RMS Titanic

Twenty years ago, the film Titanic hit theaters in the U.S. and…

A Brief History of Chevy Trucks and Torque

A Brief History of Chevy Trucks and Torque

Chevrolet is in the midst of a 100-day celebration of all things Chevy…

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