Daimler motor car.

  • Collection 4: Daimler motor car

  • Daimler motor car

    This improvement on the wire-wheel car was the first automobile model sold by Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft (DMG) in 1892. Such a car was purchased by Moulay Hassan I, the Sultan of Morocco from 1873 to 1894. He was the first person to buy a DMG motor car and the first monarch to own a gasoline-engined automobile.

    • Cylinders 2
    • Displacement 46 cu in
    • Output 2 hp (1.5 kW)
    • at engine speed 700/min
    • Top speed 14 mph
    • Production period 1892-1895
    • Units produced 12