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Lansing's Automotive History

Discover the signs that explore the area's automotive history. From the origins of R.E. Olds and REO Motor Car Company to the impact of developing neighborhoods, to the demise of an auto innovators home to make way for a freeway, it seems like every time you turn around in Lansing, you encounter a tie to the automotive history.

  • 1.

    Ransom E. Olds Breakthrough

    Ransom E. Olds Breakthrough

    Engines Turning Wheels

  • 2.

    REO City

    REO City

    Living in an Auto Community

  • 3.

    Wayside Exhibit Program & MotorCities

    Wayside Exhibit Program & MotorCities

    Learn more about the MotorCities National Heritage Area and their Wayside Exhibit Program

  • 4.

    Olds Returns to Lansing

    Olds Returns to Lansing

    The Curved Dash Runabout

  • 5.

    I-496 Olds Freeway

    I-496 Olds Freeway

    Rolling Through the City

  • 6.

    The Westside Neighborhood

    The Westside Neighborhood

    Away from the Smoke and Dirt

  • 7.

    Lansing's Old Town

    Lansing's Old Town

    Industry by the River

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