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Saturday Street Scenes From St Louis, Missouri

The circa-1932 lead image today containing one of the Goodyear Buick “Air Wheel” cars and a 1932 Chevrolet was taken at Manchester Blvd and Southwest Ave in Maplewood, Missouri, a suburb of St Louis. Goodyear had the Flxible Co. of Loudonville, Ohio, construct two stretched four-door sedan bodies on lengthened 1929 Buick chassis’ to promote…

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Goodyear Airwheels Tour the Nation

1929 Buick Goodyear Airwheel Bus and American Austin Bantam

Goodyear not only built the “The World’s Largest Tire” in 1929, but it was also one of the largest tire companies in the US at the time. Its chief competitor was Firestone, and both were at the forefront of bringing new tire designs to market. The new Goodyear “Airwheel” was introduced to the public in…

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