6. Bicycle- Karl von Drais. The first bicycle is typically credited to German Baron, Karl von Drais in 1818. Karl Drais worked on a device that he named 'laufmaschine', which is a German word that means 'running machine'
7. Motorcycle- Gottlieb Daimler. The first internal combustion, petroleum fueled motorcycle was the Daimler Reitwagen. It was designed and built by the German inventors Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach in 1885.