It’s possible that I shall make an ass of myself. But in that case one can always get out of it with a little dialectic. I have, of course, so worded my proposition as to be right either way (K.Marx, Letter to F.Engels on the Indian Mutiny)
Thursday, May 16, 2019
THROW BACK THURSDAY WE COULD HAVE HAD EV's A CENTURY AGO! A "Detroit Electric" all-electric car makes a promotional tour through the Cascade Mountains from "Seattle to Mt. Rainier," circa 1919. (Library of Congress photo)
WHY WERE THEY NOT POPULAR,
WELL TESLA AND EDISON ELECTRIC COMPANIES WERE NOT AS POWERFUL
AS ROCKEFELLER AND STANDARD OIL SO FORD USED A GAS DRIVEN
INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE
LATER GM WOULD USE THE SAME STRATEGY TO ELIMINATE PUBLIC TRANSIT IN LA
Only the full view is available for sale. ... The Detroit Electric was manufactured from 1907 to 1936, though most of its sales were in the teens. Advertised with an 80 mile range, its record (with special batteries and driving very slowly) was 241 ... Here we see a dealer's car making a promotional trip from Seattle to Mt. Rainier.
Electric Truck 1911 Antique Trucks, Vintage Trucks, Antique Cars ... How to Make Wooden Spoke Wagon Wheels thumbnail Wooden Wheel, Wooden .... End 19th Century - Bersey electric - by Sumit, via Flickr Current Electric, All ...... Detroit Electric auto on promotional tour through mountains from Seattle to Mt.Rainier 1919 ...
1910 Rauch & Lang Electric Automobile Advertisement Car Advertising, Early American .... 1910 Detroit electric car manufactured and offering a range between charging. ... Over of all American cars were electric when this 1908 Silent Electric was new. .... 1910 Print Magazine, Print Ads, Touring, Motor Car, Automobile, Car, ...