History of Dodge
Dodge is a well - known branch of an American company Chrysler, which specializes in the production of passenger cars and luxury cars. The company's main office is located in highland Park.
In the years 1900-1910 two brothers Horace and John Dodge, previously engaged in the development of bicycles, retrained and started the car. Henry Ford in 1903 personally invited the brothers to sign a lucrative contract for the production of high-quality engine, and a seat on the Board of Directors. Naturally, they signed a contact.
And in 1914 they had organized his own company, which has started developing a new car. They used all the technological innovations available at the time, here is classified, and Ford technology in-line Assembly and standardization. Henry Ford was very unhappy with this, but, alas, nothing could be done.
First out the Dodge Brothers (1914), which later became known as "Old Betsy". After the end of the year was released 249 same error. The very first Dodge truck is.
It is worth noting that even the U.S. army, assessing the quality of the vehicles began to order them during a military operation aimed at destroying military leader Pancho Villa.
In 2007 the exhibition, held in Frankfurt, the world was shown a new car - Journey. It is a mixture of SUV with a minivan. Soon, the car became very popular.