History of the Automobile

According to statistics, the US is the number one nation in terms of numbers of privately owned cars. How did we come to this point? How did it all start? Follow the exciting thread about the development of the automobile. See how it all started as early as the 18th century. See how carriages were replaced with internal-combustion engine cars, and how in the beginning of the 20th century cars evolved from luxury items for the well-to-do to essential transportation for the ordinary man.

But in addition to positive economic changes, automobiles have created problems for our society. Look at what challenges we face these days and what new tendencies are expected to appear in the near future.