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How the Automobile Age Made Motels

Along with drive-in movie theaters and drive-in restaurants, the motel owes its existence to the automobile. In fact...
8/22/2016 8:00:00 AM


Things to do in Austin Texas

Our curated list of Things to do in Austin Texas for auto enthusiasts!
2/12/2016 4:30:00 PM


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


Shamrock Texas Gets Tesla Charging Station

Shamrock Texas Gets Tesla Charging Station.
2/24/2015 3:05:41 PM


George Boutwell Texas Artist

George Boutwell is a Texas artist that creates paintings of old diners, drive-ins, hotels and most anything else Texas nostalgic.
12/31/2014 2:42:38 PM


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