When were collapsible steering columns invented?

Answer The collapsible steering column was invented in 1975. According to, inventors Alain Chometon and Georges Boquet filed their patent on September 5, 1975 under the assignees Reg... Read More »

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How Do Collapsible Steering Columns Work?

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When were cell phones invented&who were they made by?

Martin Cooper invented the cell phone in 1973, and Motorola was its maker. The phone was much bigger and heavier than today's models. Called the DynaTAC, the phone did not go one sale until 10 year... Read More »

When was power steering invented?

Francis Davis, chief engineer of the Pierce-Arrow Motor Car Company, developed hydraulic power steering system that led to the invention of power steering. It became commercially available in 1951.... Read More »

When was the ship steering wheel invented?

The British Navy invented the ship steering wheel in at the turn of the 18th century, replacing the medieval whipstaff. According to Brian Lavery, author of "The Arming and Fitting of English Ships... Read More »