The benefits may include on-demand transportation, mobility, independence and convenience."Definition of horseless carriage".
History Main article: History of the automobile The first working steam-powered vehicle was designed and quite possibly built by Ferdinand Verbiest, a Flemish member of a Jesuit mission in China around 1672.Retrieved Oliver, Rachel (16 September 2007).
30 The first production vehicles in Great Britain came from the Daimler Company, a company founded by Harry.Telematics technology is allowing more and more people to share cars, on a pay-as-you-go basis, through car share and carpool schemes.
The assembly line forced workers to work at a certain pace with very repetitive motions which led to more output per worker while other countries were using less productive methods."Transport Energy Use and Greenhouse Emissions in Urban Passenger Transport Systems" (PDF)."The First Car A History of the Automobile".
Cars have controls for driving, parking, passenger comfort, and safety, and controlling a variety of lights.23 Neither design was very successful, as was the case with others, such as Samuel Brown, Samuel Morey, and Etienne Lenoir with his hippomobile, who each produced vehicles (usually adapted carriages or carts) powered by internal combustion engines.