Ford Model t eBay

Ford Model t eBay

Since February, we have been previewing the new eBay Motors, which includes research tools, pricing information, an easier way to find local vehicles, and a whole new way to search. Below are answers to the most frequently asked questions we’ve received about the new eBay Motors. We will continue to update this based on your…

1928 Ford Model a Roadster

1928 Ford Model a Roadster

Maurice and Joan Siermachesky have taken their passion for street rodding—and their homebuilt 1928 Ford roadster—and turned it into an adventure that improved the world. In 2011, the Siermacheskys’ granddaughter, Marley, underwent brain surgery to stop her constant seizures. A few months later, Make-A-Wish Canada provided Marley with a trip to Disney World to grant…

Who Invented the Model t Car

Who Invented the Model t Car?

The Model T came on the scene in 1908 as a reasonably priced, reliable automobile created for use by the average family. The 1200-pound Model T was helpful to people who lived on farms and were accustomed to travelling long distances on horseback. Between 1908 and 1927, the revolutionary assembly line process allowed for the…

Henry Ford Model t Fact

Henry Ford Model t Fact

It was on October 1, 1908, just about a month before William Howard Taft defeated William Jennings Bryan for the Presidency of the United States, that the Ford Motor Company unveiled the little machine that many historians think of as the most significant automobile of all time – the 1908-1927 Ford Model T. Still, its…

1941 Ford Tudor

1941 Ford Tudor

There are many great stories and some interesting history that makes these early Ford V8s such a popular series for restoration buffs. Joe’s Antique Auto Parts is pleased to not only provide it’s customers and friends with great service and parts, but to help share these stories with you. Please take some time read the…

Ford Model t Engine

Ford Model t Engine

Many Model T owners believed their car had a self-healing feature. Put an ailing Tin Lizzie under ashade tree, come back after awhile, and she would be ready to go again. Sometimes this did happen. Whenit didn’t, a variety of other remedies were available for what was arguably the most fixable car ever built. Itdidn’t…

Ford Model t Club

Ford Model t Club

Let’s Go Touring Welcome to the Sacramento Valley Model T Club located in Sacramento, California. The Sacramento Valley is rich in places to tour. Whether it’s the river and delta area, historic sites here in our state Capital or the rich Gold Rush country in the foot hills, they all provide us with interesting and…

Ford Model t Wrench

Ford Model t Wrench

T-1917 Model T Ford Wrench Donated by Robert and Marion Roglin   This open-end wrench came with Robert Roglin’s first car, a Model T Ford. “1917” is the model number of the wrench. Kansas native Robert Lee Roglin (1895-1987) moved to the Son’s Chapel area east of Fayetteville (Washington County) in 1929. He and his…

Who influenced Henry Ford

Who influenced Henry Ford?

Ford and GM Scrutinized for Alleged Nazi Collaboration German diplomats award Henry Ford, center, with their nation’s highest decoration for foreigners, the Grand Cross of the German Eagle, in July 1938. (AP Photo) Three years after Swiss banks became the target of a worldwide furor over their business dealings with Nazi Germany, major American car…

Model t Touring Car

Model t Touring Car

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. We’re going to end 2008 with the oldest DOTS car yet. How about 89 years old and parked on the street? Granted, this West End car doesn’t live full-time on the…

Henry Ford Court Case

Henry Ford Court Case

Henry Ford once sued the Chicago Tribune for slander because it called him an ignorant anarchist. In court, the defense attorney decided to demonstrate Ford’s ignorance and lack of patriotism by asking him basic American history questions. The automobile tycoon consistently missed these questions, and court transcripts of his buffoonery became popular reading at the…

Henry Ford Biography for Kids

Henry Ford Biography for Kids

Henry Ford for Kids provides an in-depth portrait of the man who “put America on wheels.” You’ll learn about Ford’s childhood on a Michigan farm, where the budding engineer loved to take apart and reassamble everything from toys to watches to machinery; about his revolutionary labor ideas, including paying higher wages and hiring women and…

1930 Ford Model a Roadster

1930 Ford Model a Roadster

40 bhp, 200.5 cu. in. four-cylinder inline L-head engine, three-speed manual transmission, solid front axle with transverse semi-elliptic leaf spring, live rear axle with transverse semi-elliptic leaf spring, and four-wheel mechanical drum brakes. Wheelbase: 103.5 in. • Past AACA National First Prize winner • Lovely, older restoration After dominating the American scene for nearly 20…

Model t Years

Model t Years

We’re at the precipice of a new age of automotive options, as the car of the future is just about here. Tesla’s top of the line Model S 90d, while not quite an autonomous car, is enabled with autonomous driving features that certainly make it a gateway technology to what every transportation sector prognosticator says…

Model t Body Styles

Model t Body Styles

Model T built by the from 1908 until 1927. Conceived by as practical, affordable for the common man, it quickly became prized for its low cost, durability, versatility, and ease of maintenance. More than 15 million Model Ts were built in and , Mich. (The automobile was also assembled at a Ford plant in ,…

Model t Ranch

Model t Ranch

The John W. Stoltz Company has been in business for 31 years manufacturing and selling specialized Model T Ford parts made from modern components. The company was founded in 1986 quite by accident. John wanted a speedometer for his 1926 Model T coupe. Authentic Model T speedometers were not only hard to come by they…

Images of Model t Ford

Images of Model t Ford

With a ball-peen hammer, a center punch and plenty of 1/8-inch drill bits, the students in the automotive collision and repair program are slowly disassembling a Model T Ford that came off the assembly line 91 years ago. “Think about it, ” collision and repair instructor Chris Baker said as freshman Dan Hadfield went to…

Model t Tractor Conversion

Model t Tractor Conversion

DreamDirt is doing a Co-Auction with Todd Crill Auctions, DreamDirt will be handling the online portion of the auction and Todd Crill will be working the onsite portion of the auction. There will be a 10% buyer premium on all sucessful online bidders. Buyers will be resposible for pick up or shipping. Inventory Selling Saturday,…