Ford Model T Enthusiasts' Manual

1908 to 1927 - An insight into the design, production and ownership of the car that introduced motoring to the masses

Ford Model T Enthusiasts' Manual
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Format: Hardback, 160 Pages
ISBN: 9781785217098
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The Ford Model T was produced between 1908 and 1927, and is credited with being the very first 'mass-market', affordable car. Until the appearance of the Model T, cars had been the preserve of the rich and were generally rare, expensive and relatively unreliable. The Model T brought motoring to the middle classes, and around 16.5 million examples were built over the lifetime of the car. Henry Ford and his engineering team refined the idea of the assembly line, greatly increasing its efficiency, and lowering the cost of production, which was key to the Model T's success. Ford Model T Enthusiasts' Manual provides details of the car's origins, design, production and evolution, along with a look at restoring and running a car today.

The author

Chas Parker’s experience of motorsport publishing includes roles as a sub-editor and occasional contributor to Autosport and Motorsport News, Britain’s leading motorsport weeklies. He has written several motorsport books, including Haynes's Brands Hatch: The history of Britain’s best-loved motor racing circuit and Silverstone: The home of British motor racing, plus Jaguar D-type, Bugatti Type 35 and Lola T70 Manuals. He lives in East Sussex.

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Format: Hardback, 160 Pages
ISBN: 9781785217098
Illustrations: 275 color & b-w photos
Size: 8.3 in x 10.6 in / 210.82 mm x 269.24 mm
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