Geek Fact for December 5th


In 1893
, the first electric car is built in Toronto, Canada.

The result of a collaboration between patent attorney Frederick Featherstonhaugh, engineer William Still and carriage maker John Dixon, Featherstonhaugh drove his electric car for 15 years.

Learn more at http://blogs.autonet.ca/time_machines/general/canadas-first-cars/.

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