The first was Guido da Vigevano in 1335 by the Itialians It was a windmill type drive to gears and wheels.
next came a clockwork driven tricycle with tiller steering and a differential mechanism between the rear wheels.
then came the steam powered vehicle built by A Catholic priest named Father Ferdinand Verbiest in about 1678
the first steam engine 1712
but The first vehicle to move under its own power in 1769
and so on
the first holden to be built was Australia’s first car’
29 November 1948