Transport

John O’Quinn’s car collection goes for sale at Hershey Auction

Renowned plaintiff’s lawyer who forced makers of breasts implants, pharmaceuticals and cigarettes to forfeit billion of dollars in awards in personal injury cases, Mr. John Maurice O’Quinn was more of a bare-knuckles litigator who portrayed himself as a crusader against corporate malfeasance. This 6-foot, 4-inch tall, one of Houston’s Read more

10 Most Expensive Cars Ever Sold At Auction

Seven-figure deals are common at the top auto collector auctions these days, and the trend is there’s no limit in sight. It started in 1987, when a Bugatti Royale sold at a Christie’s auction in London for $7 million, and in 1988 a barn-find Ferrari sold for $2.8 million Read more

Tandems and their History

Tandem bicycles are specially built for two riders and include two seats, two sets of pedals and two handlebars. The more experienced tandem cyclist or the one with the greatest upper body strength, is best suited to ride in the front seat. They are responsible for controlling the bike’s Read more

History of the Bicycle

The history of bicycles is very vague. Sources often disagree as to the names of the inventors and the dates of their inventions. Leonardo DaVinci sketched a facsimile of the modern bicycle in 1490, which never left the drawing board.
The German Baron Karl Drais von Sauerbronn invented the “Laufmaschine” Read more