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Old 07-12-2004, 06:16   #1 (permalink)
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just a question

who made the first ever car??
and who made the very first australian car ??

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Karl Benz built the worlds first car powered by an internal combustion engine.
http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blcar.htm

First Australian car:
1948: The first all Australian car is produced-the Holden
http://www.clickforaustralia.com/History.htm

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That info seems pretty water tight to me!
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Yep the first car was a benz, had leather used for brakes.
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Leather? Classy.
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Old 07-13-2004, 01:52   #6 (permalink)
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Sometimes i feel thats what Ford decided to go Prehistoric on the XY and use Leather for the brakes on that too! Either that or Vinyl, vinyl was all the rage in the early 70's, or so i gather from my car.

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