Although automobiles had already existed for decades, they were
still mostly scarce and expensive at the Model T's introduction in
1908. Positioned as reliable, easily maintained mass market
transportation, it was a runaway success. In a matter of days after
the release, 15,000 orders were placed. The first production Model
T was produced on August 12, 1908 and left the factory on September
27, 1908, at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit, Michigan.
On May 26, 1927, Henry Ford watched the 15 millionth Model T Ford
roll off the assembly line at his factory in Highland Park,
GR Auto Gallery is excited to offer this gorgeous 1926 Ford Model T for all to consider. This beautifully restored Model T is no joke, featuring an incredible build sheet, an all steel body, a 1932 ford sun visor, the roof is at standard height with a new top, both doors close with little effort, '39 Ford taillights with a third brake light, a new gas tank, powder coated frame, all bolts, bushings and brackets are new, a chrome grille, the front suspension is all chrome, rack & pinion steering, rear end jaguar & plate, the exhaust is custom made and ceramic coated, new 16" Dayton wire wheels in the rear and 15" in the front, tires are newer, side walls have been shaved, an American wiring harness with kill switch, front and rear disc brakes, custom red leather interior with fiero bucket seats, 26 & 32 dash with classic gauges and tilt steering, Kenwood radio with hidden speakers, custom seatbelts, and much more. This build is one of a kind and is done just right. This is a great riding classic that will not disappoint.
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Branson Auction to feature a Chevrolet-tweaked 1926 Ford Model T Frontenac
Buying a classic car is really not the most logical decision, and there are a lot of people out there who should think twice when considering buying one.
In 1927, the Ford Model T, credited with putting the world on wheels, became the single most-produced car with more than 15 million built, a record it held until 1972.
Vintage racing has been booming as old-car hobbyists, dedicated track stars and well-financed collectors discover the joys of getting a classic competition machine out for sport.
Texans ride tall in the saddle, they say, although this is probably not what they had in mind. The Pick of the Day might look like an odd custom-bodied creation.
This custom hot rod screams “look at me!” It stands out, demands attention and perhaps has the ability to attract flying saucers with its glowing paint.
So here’s the story of this barn-found 1926 Ford Model T Tudor (sedan) as shared by its owner, who has it listed in a classified advertisement on ClassicCars.com.
Back in 1915, Edsel Ford and some of his buddies drove from Michigan to San Francisco to attend the world’s fair, the Panama Pacific International Exposition.
Old Ford Model Ts were all over the place after World War II, just waiting for restless ex-GIs to transform them into outrageous hot rods.