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A Micromobile by James V. Martin – The 1928 Dart

Foreshadowing the more successful American Austin, pioneering pilot and inventor Captain James V. Martin and engineer Miles H. Carpenter built three prototypes of this six hundred pound pipsqueak between 1926 and 1929. While the drivetrain was said to have been quite conventional, notwithstanding the modified inline four cylinder air-cooled Cleveland motorcycle engine, it’s springing was…

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The 1955 Tri-Car Suburbanette

Three wheels or four? That has been the question since the dawn of the motor age. Henry Ford opted for four from the outset while Karl Benz initially went for three in 1886. Many others have since taken the plunge into the world of three wheelers, most notably Morgan. Our subject today can trace it’s…

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