In ancient history, a kind of transportation that had in our ancestors was they need to walk in able to reach to another place. There’s no slipper in that day they just walked with barefoot. Nowadays you don’t need to walk to go other place. Countries from the first world such as USA and Europe one of the most transportation they use daily is the “BUS”.
A bus is a large road transportation vehicle made to carry many passengers. But before bus was created where it did came from? A very old year ago in England they used a Horse-drawn vehicle for the daily transportation. It’s a transportation that pulled by a team of horses sometimes one, it has a two to four wheels and carry up to five passengers including things. However horse-drawn was too hazardous, year 1830 the first type of bus was created called the Steam bus. Two persons were behind in creating the Steam bus, Walter Hancock and Sir Goldsworthy Gurney. Steam bus was the first experimental vehicle before and it was powered through steam engine. Faster than a horse-drawn vehicle, cheaper, and less damage even in a difficult road surface. Engineers put wide tires on the Steam bus designed for less damage in the streets and for great traction. The wheels were alike from the horse drawn vehicle, but it’s narrower than before.
The second type of bus created was the Trolley bus, the famous trolley bus before was named Electromote invented by Dr. Ernst Werner von Siemens. It was operate from April 29 to June 13 1882 at Halensee railway on a 540 m trail-track. It has landau carriage four-wheel and with two 2.2 kW electric motors to transfer the power by a chain drive for the rear wheels. The transmission of this vehicle was from a flexible cable that pulling a small eight-wheeled so it would ran along the elevated power lines. In conclusion Trolley bus operated with electric elements. The experiment vehicle was passed all the technical criteria of a bus.
After the trolley bus, Motor bus was created too. It was operated by motor and mostly use for public. The motor bus was developed by Benz Viktoria year 1893. It was used for the first time in rural area around Llandudno, Wales in Germany. The first ever double-decker motor bus was produced by Daimler saled to the Motor Traction Company; it would be use for the street in London. The speed of the certain vehicle was 18 kph and it’s carry up to 20 passengers. Daimler exceeding his production and selling a different kind of motor bus models in London 1899.
In Latin word Bus is from the term Omnibus means carriage for all. Year 1819-20 it appeared in Paris and also in the year of 1829 it appeared in London too. Today Bus is the convenient transportation on the road. Unfortunately, everyday there are news about bus accident upon reading this article if you looking for a bus coach damage repair service.