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Texas Automobile History

The Texas Automobile History blog covers the beginnings and development of automobiles, good roads, racing, motor courts and diners in Texas.

The First Automobile Race in Houston

The first automobile race in Houston, Texas.
6/24/2015 2:19:48 PM


G.W. Hawkins Houston Automobile Pioneer

G.W. Hawkins was a visionary businessman and one of the first automobile owners in Houston.
5/18/2015 4:00:00 PM


The First Automobile Races in Texas

On July 4, 1901, the first notable automobile/car race in Texas took place at Fair Park in Dallas.
4/22/2015 5:00:00 PM


More Early Denton Automobiles

More Early Denton Automobiles.
4/14/2015 12:00:00 PM


The First Automobile in Denton, Texas

Gentery Thompson is credited as being the first automobile owner in Denton, Texas.
3/24/2015 8:00:00 AM


The First Automobile in Texas

The first gasoline powered automobile in Texas was purchased in 1899 by Colonel E. H. Green of Terrell, Texas.
3/17/2015 11:00:00 AM