The average 1995 luxury car had more than one mile of wiring.
Goodyear once made a tire entirely out of corn.
Whale oil was used in automobile transmission fluids as late as 1973.
In 1924 a new Ford cost $265.
The tongue of a blue whale weighs about as much as a full-grown elephant or a 2005 Hummer H2 SUV.
In the early 1960’s, Porsche commercially manufactured farm tractors.