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On this day The Hudson model 54 made in 1913 was launched. but did it have rubber seals

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On this day The Hudson model 54 made in 1913 was launched. but did it have rubber seals

1913 109 years ago The world’s first ‘closed’ production car was introduced, the Hudson Motor Car Company’s Model 54 Saloon. Earlier cars had been open to the elements or at best had convertible roofs. But did it have seals ? Its hard to believe that cars were not always wind and waterproof. But where did car seals take a turn, and why? Cars have beenJo commercially available since 1879 but it took a while for car manufacturers to come around to the idea that people might want to be protected from the elements while driving. The first closed car was the Hudson Model...

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