Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:31:14 GMT
Crystal Lake couple drives around in the 'Go Cubs Go' car
- Suburban Life Publications
CRYSTAL LAKE – Russ and Helen Feign decorated their 1926 Ford Model
T with Cubs-themed accessories to celebrate their favorite baseball team. “It's an annual thing,” Russ said. “So last year's version was different from this year's version, and this ...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:15:00 GMT
Off-roading in Forest Park in a Ford Model A
Forget about the OHVs and SUVS of today – back in 1928, a team of drivers drove a muddy dirt road, then known as Hillside Boulevard, in a brand new Ford Model A
. Setting out on a nice day in April, the party chained up the car and brought with them an ...
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:47:25 GMT
How To Build A 1930 Ford From Swap Meet Parts, Part II
- The Drive
At the end of day three, they were able to move that car, a 1930 Model A Ford
they were building for this year's Swap to Street Challenge, under its own power from the beneath tent where it had come together. The team had arrived in Hershey, Pa. for ...
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:07:57 GMT
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:05:16 GMT
Henry Ford's Anti-Semitism
- JSTOR Daily
In October of 1908, the Ford Model
T was introduced. Henry Ford transformed the world with the mass-produced automobile, ushering in an era of consumer-oriented capitalism. At the same time, he professed a belief in 19th-century rural Protestant values ...
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:45:02 GMT
Building a Ford Model A using only swap meet parts in 100 hours
They did it: The Hagerty team that set out to build a a drivable Ford Model A
in just 100 hours using nothing but parts found at the 2016 Hershey swap meet did, in fact, end up with a drivable Ford Model A
before the clock ran down. The fenderless ...
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 05:46:01 GMT
A look back at the history of Ford Australia
- Starts at 60Ford
kicked off in the United States with the Model A
in 1903 and it wasn't long for the cars to find a market in Australia. It followed up the Model A
with the Model
T five years later, and Tarrant Motor and Engineering C in Melbourne became the first ...
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:45:53 GMT
Hagerty Is Building A Ford Model A LIVE On YouTube: Video
- Ford Authority
As we write this, Hagerty is building a 1930 Ford Model A
at the AACA Fall Hershey Swap Meet in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Hagerty is streaming video of the build live on YouTube, and you can watch it right here. If all goes according to plan, Hagerty will ...
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 01:14:29 GMT
The cars that made Ford
- The Australian
The XR6 will be the 4,356,228th vehicle built at Broadmeadows and 6,048,996th Ford
built here. Read Chip Le Grand's interviews with Ford
workers. As the last car leaves the Broadmeadows assembly line, we look back at some iconic Ford
cars, starting ...
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 19:18:36 GMT
The New Ford Bronco Will Hit Showrooms in 2018
The first vehicle of its kind was introduced in 1966, and the last one was a 1996 model
. The Ford
Explorer was tabbed as the car to replace it. The union and the carmaker negotiated recently to ensure that the new Ford
Bronco will be built in the ...