Nicolas Cugnot came up with the idea for the first steam-powered car around 1700. However, it was not actually finished until around 1769.
In 1712, Thomas Newcomen created a more efficient steam engine that used pistons to separate and condense the water to make steam.
The first "Clockwork Carriage" was created by Jacques de Vaucanson in 1740
In 1775 Jacques Perrier invented the first steamship. This allowed the transportation of goods to be significantly faster
In 1776 David Bushnell invented the first submarine, allowing for covert sea missions.
In 1787 John Fitch created a new and improved version of the Steam Boat
Early bikes were created around 1719 and by 1791 it was perfected