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Who is widely credited with building the first full-scale, self-propelled mechanical vehicle or automobile ?

Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot
Ferdinand Verbiest
Nicéphore Niépce
Gustave Trouvé

He was a French inventor. He is known to have built the first working self-propelled mechanical vehicle—arguably the world''s first automobile.

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In 1807 Nicéphore Niépce and his brother Claude probably created the world''s first

Diesel engine
Fuel Supplier
Fuel Tank
Internal combustion engine

The internal combustion engine is an engine in which the combustion of a fuel (normally a fossil fuel) occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral part of the working fluid flow circuit. In an internal combustion engine (ICE) the expansion of the high-temperature and high-pressure gases produced by combustion apply direct force to some component of the engine

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In which city, french inventor Gustave Trouvé demonstrated a working three-wheeled automobile powered by electricity in 1881 ?


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Who is generally acknowledged as the inventor of the modern automobile ?

Karl Benz
Francois Isaac de Rivaz
Richard Trevithick
Gustave Trouvé

He was a German engine designer and car engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the petrol-powered automobile, and together with Bertha Benz, pioneering founder of the automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz.

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

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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In which year, the first running, gasoline-powered American car was built and road-tested by the Duryea brothers of Springfield, Massachusetts ?


The first public run of the Duryea Motor Wagon took place on 21 September 1893, on Taylor Street in Metro Center Springfield

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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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In which year, the first hydraulic brakes were invented by Malcolm Loughead ?


These were adopted by Duesenberg for their 1921 Model A

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The "Austin 7" was one of the most widely copied vehicles ever, serving as a template for cars around the world, from BMW to Nissan. This car was developed between

1902 to 1919
1922 to 1939
1932 to 1949
1942 to 1959

The Austin 7 was an economy car produced from 1922 until 1939 in the United Kingdom by the Austin Motor Company. Nicknamed the "Baby Austin", it was one of the most popular cars ever produced for the British market, and sold well abroad.

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The Toyota Corolla is a simple small Japanese saloon/sedan that has come to be the best-selling car of all time. The development of this car started in


In 1997, the Corolla became the best selling nameplate in the world, surpassing the Volkswagen Beetle. Almost 40 million Corollas have been sold over eleven generations by mid June 2013.

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