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CatsMeow
06-12-2008, 22:08
Nicolas Joseph Cugnot, by most accounts, invented the first self-propelled vehicle a.k.a. automobile, in 1769:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolas-Joseph_Cugnot

But then, as with anything new, some things don't work properly, resulting in the first automobile accident in history:supergrin::

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Fardier_a_vapeur.gif