Henry Ford Motto

Henry Ford Motto

The gig: Alessandro F. Uzielli is the head of Ford Motor Co.’s Global Brand and Entertainment division. At 47, this great-great-grandson of Henry Ford is responsible for ensuring Ford vehicles a high profile in Hollywood movies and TV shows. (That’s why James Bond drove a Ford Mondeo in “Casino Royale” and a Ford Edge in…

Ford t Roadster

Ford t Roadster

Body Style: 2 door (1 real, 1 faux) 2 passenger runabout Factory Price: $440 Production: 44, 116 this model only Weight Curb: 1, 380 lbs Engine: 4-cylinder L-head In-line Horse Power: 20 @ 1, 600 rpm Cubic Inches: 176.7 Wheel Base: 100 in. Transmission: 2 speeds forward, a ruxtal makes this T 4 speeds, planetary…

Ford Tin Lizzie

Ford Tin Lizzie

As our name indicates, our club is located in the central Texas area, but we have members from all over Texas. If you have a passion for automotive history and in particular, a love for the Model T Ford, we invite you to join our club! Our annual membership dues are $15 for you and…

1925 Ford Model t Pickup

1925 Ford Model t Pickup

  Ford The Ford Motor Co. Detroit, MI 1925 1925 Ford production was reported at over 2 million. 700, 000 Touring Cars were made and 300, 000 Roadsters were made in 1925. These American Automobiles were Ford’s most popular throughout the early 1920s. All 1925 Ford automobiles were painted black, with black fenders. 1925 Ford…

1926 Model t Roadster

1926 Model t Roadster

The 1926 line was billed, justifiably as “the Improved Ford” Perhaps the title was inspired by Chevrolet’s use of the term “Superior”. In any event, fatter tires were only the first of many changes in store for buyers of that year’s model T. Bodies were attractively redesigned. Fenders were new; running boards were lower and…

What Year did Henry Ford Make the Model t

What Year did Henry Ford Make the Model t?

But the pay hike was something else. By paying a wage that was significantly above what the market required, Ford was betraying his fellow business owners and putting the whole of American enterprise in jeopardy. The Wall Street Journal editorial page, then, as now, a hotbed of revanchism, sniffed: “To double the minimum wage, without…

Fiberglass Roadster Body

Fiberglass Roadster Body

Fiberglass versus steel bodies. A few decades ago, this wouldn’t have been an issue among street rodders. Original steel bodies were easier to find, and reproduction bodies were still a novelty. Times have changed. To drive an original sheetmetal car is no longer the norm, but a rare distinction. Repro ‘glass bodies have improved in…

1923 Model t Roadster

1923 Model t Roadster

Young gun P-plater Mason Cahill proves that ‘restrictions’ isn’t always a dirty word with the build of his Hemi six-powered Ford Model T Roadster Street Machine NOTHING sours young automotive dreams like restrictions – whether on your wallet, on your skills or from the law. The first two can be overcome with plenty of hard…

Ford 1927 Model t

Ford 1927 Model t

Henry Ford stamps the serial number on the first Model A engine. Ford Motor Company archive photo After selling more than 15 million Model Ts in nearly two decades, “The New Ford, ” renamed the Model A, was introduced on Dec. 2, 1927. Ford had previously used the Model A name in its early years,…

Ford Model t Transmission

Ford Model t Transmission

Known as a Planetary or Epicyclic transmission the main components of the Model T Ford Transmission are the triple gears, transmission drums and clutch discs. The term planetary transmission comes from the similarity of action between the triple gears around the drive gear and that of the planets around the sun. The triple gears are…

Henry Ford Background Information

Henry Ford Background Information

SANIBEL, Fla. — Mayor Randy Henderson of nearby Fort Myers recently had to withdraw a proposal to rename a local bridge in honor of Henry Ford. In 1915, Ford built a winter residence next door to Thomas Edison’s house, and today the two homes are a popular tourist attraction. But Alan Isaacs, the director of…

Model t Register

Model t Register

Registration without a title Model T Ford Forum: Forum 2008: Registration without a title By on : This week I registered my new 1923 touring. I got a title with the car, but didn’t submit it because it had some unrecognizable number on it. If it was an engine number, I think it would have…

Model t introduce

Model t introduce

The Ford Model T was introduced in September 1908 at a price of $850.00. It was the 20th design created by the Ford Motor Company, which was started in 1903. Not all 20 designs were actually built. The T built on the success of the Model S, introduced in 1907 at $700, of which 3,…

Used Model t Parts

Used Model t Parts

Mo Rocca, host of “The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation, ” poses with the exploded Model T in Henry Ford Museum during filming. (Event Photography by KMS Photography) One of the most dramatic displays in Henry Ford Museum is the “exploded” Model T—a 1924 Model T touring car with its constituent parts suspended by wires. Located…

T Bucket Roadster Kits

T Bucket Roadster Kits

Looking for a little more interior room and a lower profile in your T roadster? Then try our Deluxe ’27 T! The all-new Deluxe ’27 frame features the same triangulated four-bar rear suspension as the Deluxe T, but with a longer wheelbase and extended rear frame section to accommodate Speedway’s high-quality fiberglass ’27 T roadster…

Model t Engine Numbers

Model t Engine Numbers

Before 1913, Canadian built Model Ts used engines sent up from the Highland Park plant, and the serial numbers were a subset of the U.S. numbers. The “Made in U.S.A.” was ground off the blocks of cars assembled in Canada. In 1913 Ford Canada began casting their own blocks and assigned Canadian-specific serial numbers, starting…

1931 Model a Ford Roadster

1931 Model a Ford Roadster

Looking for an Upholstery and/or Top Kit for your 1931 Ford Model A Deluxe Roadster?   LeBaron Bonney Restoration Kits include everything you need for installation. Complete Interior Kit for this car includes:     Numbers on the illustration refer to the sections listed below. Installation instructions are supplied.   1. Panel Set: Includes door…

1927 Ford Model t Parts

1927 Ford Model t Parts

Stock #6862-STL Engine: Flathead 4 Cylinder Transmission: 2-Speed Manual Mileage: 0 (unknown) Body Style: Coupe Exterior Color: Black Interior Color: Gray OPTIONS   Gateway Classic Cars of St. Louis is proud to offer a 1927 Ford Model T. This is a rare opportunity to purchase a vehicle that has had the same owner for the…

Model t Engine Parts

Model t Engine Parts

Imagine yourself in one of the first horseless wagons to navigate traffic or roll down the open road while driving a Model-T Ford. You never imagined getting from one place to another so fast, but that is just what this vehicle allows. Now imagine yourself in 21st century America with a vintage version to restore…