TRIVIA/HISTORY FOR THE WEEK
121 years ago this wook (30 March 1898) the #Renault corporation was founded as the Societe Renault Freres in Billancourt, France as a family firm by three Renault brothers Louis, Marcel and Fernand with a capital of 60,000 francs.
119 years ago today (23 March 1901) #Chicago's first official auto show opened.
42 years ago this week (17 March 1977 ) the #Lamborghini Cheetah – Lamborghini's first attempt at an off-road vehicle that wasn't a tractor was presented at the '77 #Geneva Motor Show.
53 years ago this week #Ford introduced the Comuta electric car, with a top speed of 40 mph and a range of 40 miles, at the Geneva Auto Show.
54 years ago this week #Ford Motor Company celebrated the production of its 1,000,000th #Mustang, a white convertible on this day in 1966.