TRAVEL in HISTORY

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In History
  • The First Bicycle

    The First Bicycle
    Baron von Drais made the first bicycle in Germany.
  • The First Train

    The First Train
    George Stephenson opened the first railway between Liverpool and Manchester. He built the first train, it was called Rocket and it could travel at 45kph.
  • The First Motorcycle

    The First Motorcycle
    Gottlieb Daimler designed the first motorcycle.
  • The First Aeroplane

    The First Aeroplane
    The first aeroplane was built by the Wright Brothers. This plane was called Kitty Hawk. It flew for the first time in the USA for just 12 seconds and travelled 36 metres.
  • The cheap car

    The cheap car
    Henry Ford started to build good, cheap cars, like the Model T, in his factory in the USA.
  • Ford Model T

    Ford Model T
    The Ford Model T, created by the Ford Motor Company five years prior, became the first automobile to be mass-produced on a moving assembly line.
  • Vintage era

    Vintage era
    The vintage era lasted from the end of World War I (1918), through to the Wall Street Crash at the end of 1929. During this period the front-engined car came to dominate with closed bodies and standardised controls becoming the norm.For example: The Bugatti Type 35A created in 1926
  • Alfa Romeo 6C

    Alfa Romeo 6C
    The Alfa Romeo 6C name was used on road, race, and sports cars produced between 1927 and 1954 by Alfa Romeo.