Karl Freidrich Benz BiographyKarl Friedrich Benz was born on 25 November 1844 and he died on 4 April 1929 was a German engine designer and automotive engineer. His Benz Patent Motorcar from 1885 is considered the first practical automobile. He received a patent for the motorcar in 1886.
Benz Patent MotorwagenThe Motorwagen was patented on 29 January 1886.
The 1885 version was difficult to control, leading to a collision with a wall during a public demonstration.
The first successful tests on public roads were carried out in the early summer of 1886.
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