Get A Horse
In a time when the roads were few and far between and often seas of mud a good horse was the best method of transportation.
The horse drawn wagon was very dependable. No gasoline or mechanics were needed as all repairs could be done by the owner. There were no car payments insurance or interest payments to greedy banks. An added bonus was free fertilizer for garden and crops.
The Engines could reproduce themselves. (Try that with your V6) No gasoline or oil was needed. The engines used free water and easily home grown food.
One never had to worry about getting a speeding ticket. And there was always a good view from the drivers seat.
Your buggy could be enclosed. Large lightweight wheels could navigate poor roads and fields.