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It's time to celebrate the invaluable contributions of women throughout history, during March History Month. At DeBoer's Auto, we take great pride in recognizing the remarkable achievements of women in the automotive industry. As we dive into this rich history, we're shining the spotlight on two trailblazing women whose innovations have left an indelible mark on the automotive world.

Helen Blair Bartlett is a name synonymous with innovation in the automotive realm. Her groundbreaking invention of the insulator for spark plugs revolutionized the industry, significantly prolonging the lifespan of spark plugs and consequently extending the intervals between tune-ups. Bartlett's ingenious solution not only improved the performance of vehicles but also saved time and resources for countless drivers worldwide. Her pioneering spirit and dedication to innovation continue to inspire generations of women in the automotive industry.

Women in historyAnother remarkable figure in automotive history is Katherine Burr Blodgett, whose pioneering work revolutionized the way we see the road ahead. Blodgett's invention of non-reflective glass transformed the automotive industry, particularly in the design and manufacturing of windshields. By eliminating glare and enhancing visibility, Blodgett's innovation has contributed to safer driving conditions for millions of motorists globally. Her groundbreaking research and inventive spirit have left an enduring legacy in automotive safety and technology.

At DeBoer's Auto, we hold immense respect and admiration for the women who have made significant strides in the automotive industry. Their ingenuity, perseverance, and unwavering commitment to excellence have paved the way for progress and innovation in an industry historically dominated by men. As we celebrate Women's History Month, we're honored to pay tribute to these extraordinary women and their invaluable contributions to automotive history.

Join us in celebrating Women's History Month and honoring the remarkable achievements of women in the automotive industry. Together, let's continue to champion equality, diversity, and empowerment in all aspects of life. Stay tuned for more inspiring stories and highlights as we pay tribute to the indomitable spirit of women throughout history.

Tina Ormond

Written by Tina Ormond