Daimler motorboat “Marie”.

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  • Daimler motorboat “Marie”.

    The owner of this motorboat christened “Marie” was Reich Chancellor Otto von Bismarck. In a similar boat, Daimler had undertaken test cruises on the River Neckar as early as the summer of 1886, even before the first outings with his motorized carriage.

    • Cylinders 1
    • Displacement 30 cu in
    • Output 1.5 hp (1.1 kW)
    • at engine speed 700/min
    • Top speed 7 mph