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1928 Model a Roadster Pickup
November 25, 2017

1928 Model a Roadster Pickup

1928 Roadster Pickup - owned by Richard Farrow New Bern, NC who writes:“ I bought this garage find through a mutual friend with the AACA. It has been in the same family since 1960’s and garaged since 1990. According to the history I am the third owner. The previous owner started the restoration with tires and wheels and numerous new parts. Currently (Dec 30110)…

1926 Ford Model t Roadster
November 17, 2017

1926 Ford Model t Roadster

Just the Facts Year: 1926 Make: Ford Model: Roadster Owner: Ron Crawford State: California Ron Crawford has been a Model T enthusiast for practically all of his life. He was a 13-year-old kid when he owned his first one. Now, at the age of 80, he’s back behind the wheel of another Model T. Although this bright green 1926 was finished last year, it was 2001 when…

1925 Model t Roadster
November 1, 2017

1925 Model t Roadster

Cars were an important part of the Jazz Age and of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. Fitzgerald mentions only two cars by make in The Great Gatsby— Nick Carraway’s Dodge and Gatsby’s Rolls-Royce. The rest are left to the reader’s imagination. Jay Gatsby’s Rolls-Royce plays a crucial role in the story and is described as having “a rich cream color, bright…

1931 Ford Tudor Sedan
October 8, 2017

1931 Ford Tudor Sedan

A Young Family Sedan I was 29 years old and wanted to build a hot rod from the ground up. I had some experience in restoring cars but had never started from the ground up! I knew eventually in my life I would start a family so a sedan would be the way to go. Back when I was 19 years old I was living in Webster, South Dakota, with a couple of my friends, Dave…

Antique Car Wheels
August 26, 2017

Antique Car Wheels

Canada s First Choice for Classic & Antique Tires and Rims, Wheels, and More! We ship anywhere in Canada! It takes a lot of hard work to complete that restoration project, so why finish it with any old tires? Do it right and get authentic rubber to complete your vintage automobile. * Please don t forget to give us some information like make and model…

Henry Ford Model a
August 12, 2017

Henry Ford Model a

Henry Ford is one of the most renowned entrepreneurs in history. He optimized transportation and forever changed the United States automobile industry. His innovative manufacturing process produced low-cost, reliable vehicles, while simultaneously keeping his workers well-paid and loyal. Before his success, however, Ford encountered failure during initial production…

Tin Lizzie Ford
June 4, 2017

Tin Lizzie Ford

Welcome to The Tin Lizzie Lounge, a perfect gathering place for your friends and family in the heart of Queen Anne. We are located in the charming MarQueen Hotel, conveniently located a block from Seattle Center and lower Queen Anne’s bar scene. This historic building, built in 1918, originally housed employees of the Ford assembly plant on Lake Union—“Tin Lizzie”…

1926 Model t Roadster Pickup
November 9, 2016

1926 Model t Roadster Pickup

One of the most popular competitors for the America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Award at the 2009 Grand National Roadster Show was the Black Widow, a 24:1 scale replica of a 1960 model kit based on a hot rod that never existed-until now. Michael Feinstein had the imagination to dream up the concept. Hollywood Hot Rods had the talent to turn it into a reality. Michael…

Ford Model a Roadster Pickup
May 26, 2017

Ford Model a Roadster Pickup

Ford Model A Roaster Pickup - Tribute Mobil Tank Truck. Show, drive or play with top on or off. Back in the 1920 s and 30 s as the automobile became more affordable, thru mas production, the need for fuel stations became more and more apparent. The fist rural filling stations were set up at country general stores; perhaps a Wayne Visible Pump and underground…

Ford Tudor Body
December 9, 2016

Ford Tudor Body

I have undertaken a research project to identify the Model A Ford Assembly Plants and their corresponding ID number codes that were stamped onto the bodies of some Model A’s. This Assembly Plant ID number is different from the engine serial number, different from the Ford Body style number, and different from the body company style number. This study specifically…

1941 Ford Tudor Sedan
May 26, 2017

1941 Ford Tudor Sedan

This 1941 Ford Super Deluxe Sedan Project has been with the seller less than a year and is said to be mostly complete except for missing interior fittings. Purchased as the basis of a hot rod or rat rod build, the seller decided the body was too solid and complete to alter. Ford’s 1941 car line came in Special, Deluxe, and Super Deluxe trim lines, with body styles…

Why did Henry Ford Invent the Model t?
October 31, 2016

Why did Henry Ford Invent the Model t?

On December 1st, 1913, Henry Ford’s assembly line turned out its first Model T. A model of efficiency and safety in the workplace, Ford’s assembly line continued to churn out Model T’s at the previously unbelievable rate of one every three minutes. The only color available at the time was black, not because cars couldn’t be painted other colors, but because…

Henry Ford Model b
March 27, 2017

Henry Ford Model b

The 1932 Ford Model B and Model 18 was seen as Dearborn s response to the Depression. After a 19-year run and a production total exceeding 15 million units, the Model T - upon which the Ford empire was founded - almost caused that empire s collapse. The car, though still surprisingly good even in 1927, had nonetheless been upstaged by its contemporaries, and…