Carl Friedrich Benz (1844-1929), engineer and automobile pioneer. He founded Benz & Cie., Rheinische Gasmotorenfabrik (Daimler-Benz AG) in 1883 and in 1885 he built (independently of Daimler) a single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine as a drive for a three-wheeled cart (demonstration in 1886) and thus laid the foundations of the automobile.

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Carl Friedrich Benz (1844-1929), engineer and automobile pioneer. He founded Benz & Cie., Rheinische Gasmotorenfabrik (Daimler-Benz AG) in 1883 and in 1885 he built (independently of Daimler) a single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine as a drive for a three-wheeled cart (demonstration in 1886) and thus laid the foundations of the automobile.
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Carl Friedrich Benz. Carl Friedrich Benz (1844-1929), engineer and automobile pioneer. He founded Benz & Cie., Rheinische Gasmotorenfabrik (Daimler-Benz AG) in 1883 and in 1885 he built (independently of Daimler) a single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine as a drive for a three-wheeled cart (demonstration in 1886) and thus laid the foundations of the automobile. Date created: 01/01/1920-04/04/1929
Location: Germany