You see, 30 years ago, it was an easy deal to find a good used car, 5 to 7 years old with less than 100,000 miles on it fast forward to today, it can be hard to find a 3 year old car with less than 100,000. After shrinking it down to size, they bolted it to a wooden bicycle and made the world's first motorbike by 1889, they were building cars ten years later, the daimler company named a car mercedes in honor of mercedes jellinek, the daughter of one of their customers and dealers, emil jellinek (1853–1918.
Home » the history of the electric car introduced more than 100 years ago, electric cars are seeing a rise in popularity today for many of the same reasons they were first popular whether it’s a hybrid, plug-in hybrid or all-electric, the demand for electric drive vehicles will continue to climb as prices drop and consumers look for ways to save money at the pump. Cars today are very common but about 200 years ago they were thought to be just some kind of crazy invention.
I do feel today’s throw always are better in rush hour stop and go traffic, partly due to being lighter, but the old cars were much better highway cruisers the old cars could get to 100,000 miles back in a day when people rarely changed the oil. Over the next few years, electric vehicles from different automakers began popping up across the us new york city even had a fleet of more than 60 electric taxis by 1900, electric cars were at their heyday, accounting for around a third of all vehicles on the road during the next 10 years, they continued to show strong sales.