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Bedford Motors

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November 1909.
1913. 15-18 h.p. cars made by GM.

Former trading name of General Motors

1909 November. Bedford cars show 'a long range' of 15-18 h.p. four-cylinder models at the Olympia Motor Show. [1]

1909 November. Details of the 18-hp car.[2]

1910 J. E. Lambie is Managing Director. Some discussion over whether these cars are made in the UK or in the US.[3]

1911 August. Details of the 18-22hp car, one of three models handled by Bedford Motors.[4]

1912 Bedford cars shown at the Paris Motor Show. [5]

1912 November. Details of the 18-22hp car.[6]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Monday, Nov 15, 1909.
  2. The Autocar 1909/11/06
  3. The Autocar 1910/01/22
  4. The Autocar 1911/08/19
  5. The Times, Tuesday, Dec 10, 1912
  6. The Autocar 1912/11/09