Uncategorized / 06.30.2012
From The Motor City To Motorcity
The March 1911 edition of the Carriage Monthly mentions Detroit as being the “Motor City.” One hundred years on, the nickname appears to have stuck. But what about the next hundred?
Whether you presently adore or abhor the name — or prefer the Gordy-coined “Motown” — you are unlikely to recognize Motorcity, the animated futuristic Detroit, in the Disney XD cartoon of the same name.