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Auto | Car Models | Other Classic & Collectible Car Manufacturers of the 1900s-1920s

The Studebaker and DeSoto are just two of the 1900s-1920s cars in our Other Classics section. Learn more about them and see photos and read histories of models from this era.

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1923-1931 Lancia Lambda

The 1923-1931 Lancia Lambda was the first car to use the innovative unit-body construction still in use today. The design combines the body of the car and the chassis to form a single unit, rather than separate parts. Explore the 1923-1931 Lancia Lambda.


1908-1927 Ford Model T

1908-1927 Ford Model T

The 1908-1927 Ford Model T cemented America's place as a force in the nascent automotive industry. Learn about the 1908-1927 Ford Model T. See more »

1907-1926 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost

1907-1926 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost

The 1907-1926 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost is hailed by some as the, "Best Car in the World." Learn about the seminal 1907-1926 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost. See more »

1927 LaSalle

1927 LaSalle

The 1927 LaSalle was attractive, but expensive for the time. It couldn't compete with the Cadillac Series Sixty and was canned. Learn about LaSalle. See more »

1907 Cadillac Model K

The 1907 Cadillac Model K was one of the first American cars to win respect from the European automakers. Learn about the 1907 Cadillac Model K. See more »

1902 Panhard and Levassor

The 1902 Panhard and Levassor was an early entry to the field of automobiles, but it had a lasting impact. Learn about the 1902 Panhard and Levassor. See more »

1916-1923 Packard Twin Six

1916-1923 Packard Twin Six

The 1916-1923 Packard Twin Six set the standard of American luxury cars of the day. Explore the 1916-1923 Packard Twin Six at HowStuffWorks. See more »

1923-1931 Lancia Lambda

The 1923-1931 Lancia Lambda was the first car to use the innovative unit-body construction still in use today. Explore the 1923-1931 Lancia Lambda. See more »

1901 Mercedes 35 HP

1901 Mercedes 35 HP

The 1901 Mercedes 35 HP is considered by some as the first automobile. Learn about the 1901 Mercedes 35 HP and its impact on the automotive industry. See more »

1901-1907 Oldsmobile Curved-Dash

1901-1907 Oldsmobile Curved-Dash

The 1901-1907 Oldsmobile Curved-Dash was one of the first blockbuster cars of the new auto era. Learn about the 1901-1907 Oldsmobile Curved-Dash. See more »

1911-1915 Mercer Raceabout Model 35-R

1911-1915 Mercer Raceabout Model 35-R

The 1911-1915 Mercer Raceabout Model 35-R was a sporty performance car built with speed in mind. Explore the Mercer Raceabout at HowStuffWorks. See more »