The iconic motor vehicle Karl Benz Patent-Motorwagen, built in 1886, is widely regarded as the first automobile, designed to be propelled by an internal combustion engine. It was the first vehicle in the world for everyday use, made by German mechanical engineer Karl Benz.
January 29, 1886 was the day, when Karl Benz Patent-Motorwagen number 1 got ready to roll on the roads in Germany . Mercedez Benz (1886) is a priceless piece of history that can be seen in the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany.
A few facts:
Power: 0.90 hp / 662 W at 400 / min
Displacement: 954 cc
Maximum speed: 16km / h
Ca.10l consumption / 100km