Episode cover of #047 Women who changed the automotive world | BMW Podcast

#047 Women who changed the automotive world | BMW Podcast

The BMW Podcast | Changing Lanes

  • 08/03/21
  • 37 min

About this Episode

The invention of windshield wipers, vehicle heating or kevlar fibers are groundbreaking and today it is impossible to imagine the automotive world without them. Yet few people know that it’s not men who are behind these inventions, but women who have made a name for themselves in the often male-dominated automotive industry through these innovations. In this episode of Changing Lanes, the official podcast of BMW, Nicki and Jonathan focus on 11 strong women who have shaped the automotive industry through their inventions and their victories in motorsport.05:27 Wilhelmine Ehrhardt08:07 Stefanie Kwolek10:25 Clärenore Stinnes13:27 Mary Anderson16:44 Bertha Benz20:42 Margaret Wilcox22:37 Danica Patrick25:20 Suzanne Vanderbilt28:08 Charlie Martin30:32 Lella Lombardi34:20 Jutta Kleinschmidt“Changing Lanes” is the official podcast of BMW. Subscribe for new episodes each week, in which our hosts take you on an exciting journey and talk about innovative technologies, lifestyle, design and more.