march 08, 2019 - Seat

Who said this industry was a man’s world?

  • Women are behind several innovations that have shaped the #automotive sector
  • Lane markings, turn signals and rear view mirrors all have the hallmark of a female creative mind
  • The industry added most of these inventions as standard equipment even though they were rarely patented by their creators

What do rear view mirrors, lane markings and turn signals have in common? Besides all being everyday items in our daily lives, these three inventions were the brainchild of women. These trailblazers shaped the #automotive sector with their innovations and led the way for the following generations. The following are five women who revolutionised the world of driving with their talent and courage.