Historical Biography

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Historical Biography

Karl Benz

Work Cited:Bio.com. A&E Networks Television. Web. 09 Feb. 2016."Karl Benz." Karl Benz. Web. 09 Feb. 2016."Who Built the First Automobile?" History.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 09 Feb. 2016." Who Invented the Automobile?" Who Invented the Automobile? (Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts from the Library of Congress). Web. 09 Feb. 2016.

Karl Benz, born in Gernamny was a mechanical engineer. He designed and built the first practical car powered by an internal-combustion engine. The original car, his three-wheeled Motorwagen, first ran in 1885. His company produced its first four-wheeled car in 1893 and the first of its series of racing cars in 1899. He left the company in 1906 to form another group with his sons. In 1886 he created the first petrol/gasoline powered automobile which was the Benz Patent-Motorwagen

Automobiles make life way easier. Not only is transportation easier but life is too. You can reach destinations faster and not have to worry about walking. This invention improves life because it brings forth new technology and easier forms of transportation. Being that this automobile was created it brought forth a way for trucks, buses, and other vehicles to be created. The first official automobile is known as The Benz Patent Motor Car. The first automobile was created by karl Benz in 1886. For over 30 years benz cars have been remodeled becoming some of the most valued luxury cars known today. This automobile has compact high-speed single-cylinder four-stroke engine installed horizontally at the rear. It also has tubular steel frame, the differential and three wire-spoked wheels. Details include an automatic intake slide, a controlled exhaust valve, high-voltage electrical vibrator ignition with spark plug, and water/thermo siphon evaporation cooling. The vehicle has convenient pricing running from $865-$1,000 (depending on detail). Today Benz cars are luxury cars which run from $30,000 to $90,000. Benz automobiles have paved its way from the past to the present, making innovations as the years pass. Benz will always be "Today, Tomorrow, the Future".



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