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The first patent for an internal combustion powered car -- a two-seater -- was filed on Jan. 29, 1886 by Karl Benz in Germany. Benz’s names lives on in the Mercedes-Benz brand.
None of these folks made the headlines for inventing the first car. The much-lauded Wright Brothers of the road were in Germany and the U.S. 70 years after Oliver Evans.