Drivers in Goggomobils paraded during the 50th anniversary celebration of the vintage small car in Dingolfing, Germany, in 2005.
Drivers in Goggomobils paraded during the 50th anniversary celebration of the vintage small car in Dingolfing, Germany, in 2005. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Drivers in Goggomobils paraded during the 50th anniversary celebration of the vintage small car in Dingolfing, Germany, in 2005. ASSOCIATED PRESS

World's first small-car craze never made it into gear in U.S.

February 20, 2012 12:00 AM