#1 Chrysler: When They Were The American Dream!12-22-2008, 09:32 PM
Seems like a good idea!
Just because you’re driving in your car, it doesn’t mean that you can’t take your hi-fi music with you. Here’s a Chrysler innovation: a phonograph for your car.
In 1956 they teamed with CBS to create the “Highway Hi-Fi” – an under-dash phonograph that played vinyl records at a super-slow 16-2/3 revolutions per minute. The slow speed allowed a small disc to pack up to an hour of entertainment on each side. Special mechanical engineering reduced the number of times and distance the needle would skip across the disc as the car drove over bumps in the road.
With innovations like these, we simply can’t believe the how the company got into the economic trouble they’re in right now!
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12-22-2008, 11:38 PM
That is great!!
12-23-2008, 10:08 AM
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