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Which of these person designed the first ever self-propelled vehicle - but do not have any evidence that it was actually built ?

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Gustave Trouvé
Nicéphore Niépce
Ferdinand Verbiest
Carl Benz


He was a Flemish Jesuit missionary in China during the Qing dynasty. He was born in Pittem near Tielt in Flanders, later part of the modern state of Belgium.

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The first full-scale, self-propelled mechanical vehicle or automobile was built in which year ?

1755
1769
1790
1819


Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot is widely credited with building the first full-scale, self-propelled mechanical vehicle or automobile in about 1769.

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In 1801, who built and demonstrated his Puffing Devil road locomotive, believed by many to be the first demonstration of a steam-powered road vehicle ?

Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot
Ferdinand Verbiest
Richard Trevithick
Gustave Trouvé


It was unable to maintain sufficient steam pressure for long periods, and was of little practical use.

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The world's first internal combustion engine was installed (used) in

Truck
Car
Boat
Plane


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To which company, Karl Benz proposed co-operation, when economic conditions began to deteriorate in Germany following the First World War ?

PMZ
NMZ
KMZ
DMG


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In which year, Benz & Cie. and DMG finally merged as the Daimler-Benz company ?

1912
1920
1926
1932


On 28 June 1926, Benz & Cie. and DMG finally merged as the Daimler-Benz company

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The first design for an American automobile with a gasoline internal combustion engine was made in 1877 by

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George Selden
Frederick William
Duryea brothers
Henry Ford


Selden applied for a patent for an automobile in 1879, but the patent application expired because the vehicle was never built.

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The first production vehicles in Great Britain came from the Daimler Company. Who founded this company ?

Armand Peugeot
Frederick William
Harry J. Lawson
Thomas Rickett


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Who built the first Diesel Engine ?

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Armand Peugeot
Frederick William
Harry J. Lawson
Rudolf Diesel


He built it in 1897.

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Which car is recognized by the Veteran Car Club of Great Britain as having made the first petrol-powered car in the country in 1894 ?

Santler
Honer
Beamer
Jude


The Santler was a British car built in Malvern Link, Worcestershire, England, between 1889 and 1922. They have a good claim to be Britain''s first makers of petrol driven cars.

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