Remarkable cars picture encyclopedia - 1893 Cars
1893 Automotive History
- Charles and Frank Duryea drove their motorized phaeton on September 21, 1893.
- Young Henry Ford began construction of his first automobile in a brick shed behind his home in Michigan.
- The U.S. Office of Road Inquiry is established in 1893, a result of the "good roads" movement initiated by cycling fans.
- The first brick-surfaced rural road in America is laid on Wooster Pike, Ohio in the Fall of 1893.