July 30, 1898 – The First Automobile Magazine Ad

On July 30, 1898, The Winton Motor Carriage Company, of Cleveland Ohio placed the first magazine advertisement for an automobile in Scientific American. Containing bold words stating “DISPENSE WITH A HORSE” the ad contained an image of a husband and wife dressed in formal clothes driving an open top motor vehicle with additional text that read “and save the expense, …

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American Flag Created with 123 Ford Vehicles

Paul Miller Ford, in Lexington Kentucky celebrated the Fourth of July with an impressive 22,000 square foot flag display using 123 Red, White, and blue Ford vehicles to create an impressive flag with 10 drivers in 7 hours.…

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Best Times to Buy a Used Car

best dealWhen is the best time to buy a used car?

The short answer is November 1 to December 31.

The website Credit.com analyzed more than 40 million used-car sales from 2013 to 2015 using the data from iSeeCars.com, a deal-ranking site for used vehicles, compared specific times of the year to determine when the best time to buy a …

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360 Google Spotlight Story: Pearl

Set inside their home, a beloved hatchback, Pearl follows a girl and her dad as they crisscross the country chasing their dreams. It’s a story about the gifts we hand down and their power to carry love. And finding grace in the unlikeliest of places.

Google Spotlight Stories is where storytelling and mobile VR meet. With these 360-degree, interactive stories, …

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Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge – Winner

If you were steering a beluga whale down the street, would you risk sneaking a peek at your phone? Probably not. High school sophomores Matthew Post and John Caporaletti agree, and in their new public service announcement (PSA), they encourage their peers to drive their vehicles with the same care and attention. Today Toyota and Discovery Education, the leading …

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