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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_automobile

The early history of the automobile can be divided into a number of eras, based on the ... After producing and selling the Model A in 1903, Ford Motor Company's Model T ... Steam-powered self-propelled vehicles large enough to transport people and ..... cars were introduced in Europe, while the similar kei car class became ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car

A car (or automobile) is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation. Most definitions of car ... Cars did not become widely available until the early 20th century. .... The first motor car in central Europe and one of the first factory-made cars in ..... transport, such as personal rapid transit could serve as an alternative to cars if ...

www.answers.com/Q/Automobiles_became_a_vehicle_for_personal_transportation_in_Europe_after

Automobiles became a vehicle for personal transportation in Europe after? ... move under its own power. a bike i considered a vehicle. in europe, a horse drawn ...

www.bbc.com/future/story/20131108-what-will-we-be-driving-in-2050

Nov 8, 2013 ... What will the cars of 2050 look like? ... Personal mobility will become more of a service, one that companies such as Google have recognised.

www.lelandwest.com/planes-trains-automobiles-the-history-of-transportation.cfm

Before every other form of transportation, humans traveled on foot. ... We're committed to personal service. ... In 3100BC, the sailing boat was invented by Egyptians while the Romans built roads across Europe. ... new modes of transportation were invented such as bicycles, trains, motor cars, trucks, airplanes, and trams.

www.history.com/topics/automobiles

Find out more about the history of Automobile History, including videos, ... States had a far greater need for automotive transportation than the nations of Europe. ... equipment and after 1906 was able to make deliveries of a hundred cars a day. ... units had been sold, and mass personal “automobility” had become a reality.

www.autolife.umd.umich.edu/Environment/E_Overview/E_Overview.htm

By the time the car became the primary mode of personal transportation in the United States in .... With greater availability of gasoline and oil lubricants after the gigantic ..... Americans turned to small Japanese and European cars, while Detroit ...

www.press.uchicago.edu/Misc/Chicago/467412.html

In the decades after the invention of the steam engine in the eighteenth ... breakthroughs shared among the industrialized nations of Europe and North America. ... Their appetite for travel had been whetted by transportation innovations of ... Paris and the French Riviera were the first places where cars became fashionable.

www.citylab.com/transportation/2014/02/9-reasons-us-ended-so-much-more-car-dependent-europe/8226

Feb 4, 2014 ... But by the late 1960s, many European cities started refocusing their policies to curb car use by promoting walking, cycling, and public transportation. ... Moreover, greater personal wealth in the U.S. allowed households to more ... the 1930s—but European cities adapted to cars much more slowly than U.S. ...