The history of the automobile is very rich and dates back to the 15th century when Leonardo da Vinci
was creating designs and models for transport vehicles. In the 1700's, 1800's & 1900's many people in
the west contributed to developing the automobile.
Karl Benz of Germany, note the fuel benzene & the Mercedes Benz automobile company is
named after him.
Henry Ford was another major automobile innovator.
See old Ford pictured next . . .