Model t Ford Forums

Model t Ford Forums

In an era of increasing global commerce, business has the resources and reach to play a crucial role in determining the course of human rights and progress, says Judith Samuelson, executive director of the Business and Society Program at the Aspen Institute. How corporations choose to change the world depends on their leaders, many of…

Ford Model Truck

Ford Model Truck

Now you can view exclusive price savings on our Build & Price shopping tool. Note: A/Z Plan pricing information is not available on all Ford websites. In addition, some vehicles, trims or options you select may not qualify for A/Z Plans. Also, some dealers may choose not to participate in A/Z Plan pricing. Contact your…

Model t Build

Model t Build

At one point, half the cars on the planet were Model T’s. Ford has made just half a dozen of its latter-day T’s, though it could possibly build more. The new cars were commissioned by Ford for the company’s 2003 centennial celebrations. If you could buy one, which you can’t, the new cars would be…

Model t Trucks Bed

Model t Trucks Bed

Gatorhyde on Deck This CM available option provides maximum protection for your deck on your truck bed model. Our gatorhyde on deck also protects against spills from chemicals or damage from equipment. 3/16″ Deck CM’s best in class 3/16″ deck is a heavier duty deck that allows users to haul more weight. Providing better weight…

Model t Fenders

Model t Fenders

A huge stack of SUNN amplifiers was a common sight at major concerts and festivals of the ‘60’s and ‘70’s…even Woodstock! While the new Model T looks very much like an old SUNN from that era, it is actually an all-new tube amplifier with some unique modern features. Here’s a list of things to notice…

Model t Chassis

Model t Chassis

Utility Truck The Ford Model T is one of the most famous vehicles in history. First produced in late 1908 (what would now be considered the 1909 model year), it became the second-most produced car ever after the Volkswagen Beetle. Shown above is a 1917 Model T Utility Truck. First rebuilt based on a picture…

Model t Engine Rebuild

Model t Engine Rebuild

The rebuild nears completion… As you saw on the previous page, my Model T Ford engine rebuild is progressing well. With the bottom end of the engine assembled, the valve gear, including adjustable tappets have been fitted also. With this all complete, the coil plate, magneto assembly and flywheel were fitted and clearances set, we…

First Year of Model t

First Year of Model t

One year ago today, I bought an electric car. Electric cars are coming for the masses, so I’d like to share a few thoughts about my first year of ownership in the event you’re considering one for yourself. I was excited about some aspects of a Model S (fast car, seating for seven, all-wheel-drive, huge…

When was the Model t Introduced

When was the Model t Introduced

Ford’s Model T, introduced in 1908, is a classic example of a market-creating blue ocean strategic move that challenged the conventions of the automotive industry in the United States. It made the automobile accessible to the mass of the market. Until that time, America’s five hundred automakers built custom-made novelty automobiles. Despite the number of…

Model t Pedals

Model t Pedals

Over the years, I’ve owned, or had the opportunity to drive, a few cars that I think could best be described as “a handful” to drive. However, after reading a short feature article in the July 2009 edition of Car and Driver titled, How to: Drive a Ford Model T, I now realize that no…

Model t Suspension

Model t Suspension

The classic American hot rod era lasted from 1945 to about 1965. Like Baja Bugs, classic hot rods required significant modification by their owners. Unlike Bu­gs, however, which are built on Volkswagen chassis, hot rods were built on a variety of old, often historical, car models: Cars manufactured before 1945 were considered ideal fodder for…

Ford Model t Color

Ford Model t Color

When the Model T Ford was introduced, consumers were thrilled – who cared if it didn’t have a roof or windshield wipers? It was better than a horse and buggy, and completely altered the transportation industry. The only catch was the color, which prompted the famous line, “Any color you want, as long as it’s…

Model t Museum Detroit

Model t Museum Detroit

Built in 1904, the Piquette facility was Ford Motor Company’s first automotive assembly plant and today is the only early American plant of its kind open to the public. On Piquette’s third floor – virtually unchanged from a century ago – visitors have a chance to see where Ford built its first 12, 000 Model…

Model t Kit Cars to Build

Model t Kit Cars to Build

For over 20 years, our conviction at Model Roundup is that buildingmodel cars and model car kits is more than just a fun hobby. It’s notjust about plastic, glue and paint. It’s about ’55 Chevys, Candy Apple Anglias,Richard Petty, George Barris, Ed Roth, Mopar Muscle…it’s aboutAmericana! It’s about your first car and your first date.It’s…

Model t Club International

Model t Club International

In the beginning… The Tennessee T’s Model T Ford Club had it’s early start in Humphreys County, TN in 1998. While on a tour in Hendersonville, NC, two Model T owners (Larry Williams and Lynn Cook) had an idea to drive the Natchez Trace Parkway. This conversation led our club to what it is today.…

Ford Model t Dimensions

Ford Model t Dimensions

The Model T Ford engine is a 4 cylinder, sidevalve unit operating on the 4 stroke cycle and featuring an integrated transmission and magneto Although continuous changes were made throughout the life of the Model T Ford engine, it basically remained the same. The cylinders and crankcase were cast in one with three main bearings…

Model t Ford Register

Model t Ford Register

On the morning of May 16, from a foggy trailhead in north-central Scotland, Neil Tuckett and Jamie Davidson embarked on a mountain drive. Their destination lay roughly a third of the way up Ben Nevis, the tallest mountain in the British Isles, where they would stop, disassemble their car and, along with a phalanx of…

Model t Information

Model t Information

A brief look back… So much information on Ford Model T history published covering both Henry Ford and the Ford Model T that it would be impossible and perhaps a little futile in reproducing all of it again here, so I will endeavour to list some of the main information on the Ford Model T…

Model t Starter

Model t Starter

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