The Rapids Motor Car Co. of Grand Rapids
Four men, all dressed in suits and hats, and a woman wearing a large hat sit in the open vehicle, a Rapid Touring car, made in Grand Rapids by the Rapids Motor Car Company. It featured a two-cylinder, 15 hp engine, three-speed transmission, double-chain drive, and a $2,000 price tag.
|Title||The Rapids Motor Car Co. of Grand Rapids|
Title by cataloger. The original car manufacturing company was bought by M. B. Martin who produced only a few cars at 145 Monroe, then moved to 592 Cherry.
|Location In Photo||Grand Rapids|
|Collection||The original photograph is located in the National Automotive History Collection, Detroit Public Library|
Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Krause Publication, 'Std. Cat. AMERICAN CARS, ISBN 0-87341-428-4. The photograph is reproduced with permission of the publisher.