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Car Wheels History

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Auto_Accessories_Car_WheelThe world’s first wheel was made by Robert William Thomson (English). The patent N10990, June 10, 1846.
The test results were published in the “Mechanics Magazine” journal in March 27, 1849, along with a picture of the vehicle. Unfortunately, no one could organize mass production of the invention for the reasonable price. After the death of Thomson in 1873, the invention was forgotten.