Since 1900, Canada has had a history of unique automobile design and manufacturing, from the first motorized horse carriages to the electric car. It's a story of invention, craftsmanship and high-risk business opportunities by foreign entrepreneurs looking for Canadian financial backing. The CBC Digital Archives highlights the history of some cars designed and made exclusively in Canada.
Program: Five Nights
Broadcast Date: July 30, 1975
Guest(s): Malcolm Bricklin, Allen Graham, Richard Hatfield, Ralph Henry, John Turnbull
Reporter: David Folster
The Bricklin Song was written and performed by Charlie Russell.
Last updated: January 11, 2013
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