Car Facts – Crazy Facts About Cars That You Didn’t Know

Facts About Cars

25 million people are killed per year by traffic accidents.

Having no recollection of your drive to work or school is called “highway hypnosis.”

15 mph was the top speed at the world’s first automobile race.

Texting while driving increases the probability of a crash by 23 times.

Nicholas-Joseph Cugnot of France first invented the first full scale, self propelled mechanical vehicle or automobile. It was a steam powered tricycle.

The first modern automobile is the Benz Patent-Motorwagen.

There are various body styles for the carexist such as sedan, hatchback, station wagon and van.

The first speeding ticket was issued when the cars went over 40 mph.

$1 m is the largest speeding fine issue when the man was driving at 180 mph. Fines in Switzerland is proportional to the individual’s income.

80% of cars in Albania are Mercedes-Benzes.