10 Fascinating McDonald’s Facts That Will Amaze You!

2. First Drive-Thru Inspiration Was the Military

Soldiers Marching In Line

McDonald’s opened its first drive-through in 1975 in Arizona. It was located near a military base, and since soldiers weren’t allowed to get out of their cars if they were wearing fatigues, the drive-thru was a simple solution that meant soldiers could also purchase their burgers with ease.