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Happy International Women's Day!

Happy International Women's Day! Today, we honour and celebrate the remarkable achievements of women around the globe. On this special day, we would like to recognize 5 pioneering women who have made significant contributions to reshape the auto industry. Their relentless dedication and commitment have inspired and paved the way for countless others to follow in their footsteps. Let's take a moment to celebrate these amazing women and their remarkable accomplishments:
·       Hedy Lamarr: Austrian-American actress and inventor, who developed a frequency-hopping spread spectrum technology to prevent the interception of radio signals during World War II. Her invention later became the foundation for Wi-Fi, GPS, and Bluetooth technologies. (Photo 1)
·       Mary Anderson: Inventor of the windshield wiper in 1903, which revolutionized the way drivers navigate in rainy or snowy conditions. (Photo 2)
·       Bertha Benz: Accomplished driver and wife of automotive pioneer, Karl Benz. Bertha made the first long-distance car trip, covering over 100 km from Mannheim to Pforzheim in 1888, which helped prove the viability of the automobile and paved the way for future advancements in transportation.
·       Florence Lawrence: Canadian-American actress and inventor, credited with developing the first mechanical turn signal and brake signal in 1913, improving the safety of vehicles on the road. (Photo 3) 
·       Janet Guthrie: The first woman to qualify and compete in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500 in the 1970s. She was a trailblazer for women in professional motorsports. (Photo 4)