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A year after mechanical engineer Gottlieb Daimler sold his first luxury gasoline-powered automobile to the sultan of Morocoo in 1899, he formed Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft (DMG) in his hometown of Cannstatt, Germany. A prominent Austrian diplomat and businessman Emil Jellinek, was enthusiastic about the car and  ordered one from Daimler in 1897 but the 6-horsepower  2-cylinder engine […]

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