Automobile

1885

Automobile

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Karl Benz mechanics thermodynamics

Automobile

Improvements

The spirit of the car

Karl Benz’s first automobile was unsafe, underpowered, and inefficient; however, he and others were able to build upon its success to sell safer, more powerful, and more efficient horseless carriages.

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