History of Cars

Timeline created by KristenS
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Car7 Nicolas Joseph Cugnot The first self propelled road vehicle (military tractor)
Car8 Robert Anderson First electric powered carriage.
Car13 Thomas Davenport Built the first practical electric vehicle- a small locomotive
Car11 George Baldwin Selden WilhelmFirst gasoline powered, combined internal combustion engine with a carriage.
Car9 Karl Friedrich Benz First gasoline powered automobile.
Car10 Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler First four wheeled. four- stroke engine ("Cannstatt- Daimler").
Car17 Wilhelm Maybach Built the first four- cylinder, four- stroke engine
Car12 Charles Edgar Duryea First successful gas powered car with a two- stroke motor.