Benz 1886 patent motor wagon replica_Midwest Dream Car Collection
One of ten certified hand-made replicas of the original Dr.
Carl Benz “Patent-Motorwagon” produced by Mercedes-Benz
to commemorate the company’s recent 100th anniversary,
on display at the Midwest Dream Car Collection in Salina,
Kansas. This is the model Bertha Benz drove on her
history-making road trip between Mannheim and Pforzheim,
commemorated as the Bertha Benz Memorial Route. Photo
courtesy of the Mercedes-Benz museum.