Latest post: How World War One Changed the Car You Drive Today by James Allen

Many things come to mind when discussing World War One ' the stalemate of trench warfare, the horrors of Passchendaele, the poetry of Sassoon and McRae and the massive loss of life on all sides. It's easy to forget the impact of the young automotive industry during the war, whether it be on the battlefields or the home front. The companies that sell some of today's most popular cars ' Renault, Ford, Citroen, BMW and more ' all took part in the conflict, and not in the ways you might have thought. Inlight ofthe recentcentenary of the outbreak of war on 4th August 1914, it's an ideal time to look back on the car firms with the most prominent connections to the First... read more