Ford Model T

  • MARKET TRENDS – PEOPLE’S CARS

    MARKET TRENDS – PEOPLE’S CARS

    Matt Bell on 2nd July 2019

    In this Market Trends we look at three of the people’s cars; the Ford Model T, VW Beetle and the Mini…

  • THE UNIVERSAL CAR – FORD’S MODEL T

    THE UNIVERSAL CAR – FORD’S MODEL T

    Glenn Rowswell on 18th February 2019

    The Ford Motor Company, have to their credit arguably the most significant car in the whole history of motoring. Nigel Stennet-Cox looks back at Ford’s Model T.

  • FORD MODEL T CELEBRATES MILESTONES

    FORD MODEL T CELEBRATES MILESTONES

    Matt Bell on 29th October 2018

    This year marks a dual anniversary for one of the Lakeland Car Museum’s most iconic display vehicles. Not only has its pristine Ford Model T been a major part of the collection for since the doors first opened 40 years ago, this November also sees the 110th birthday of the famous ‘Tin Lizzie’ itself.

  • 18 YEARS OF CHANGE – FORD’S MODEL T

    18 YEARS OF CHANGE – FORD’S MODEL T

    Glenn Rowswell on 31st January 2018

    At launch, the price of the standard “Touring Car” had been $850. Exports to Britain of Ford products had been underway since before the T came out in 1908 and a British assembly plant, in Manchester, was to open in 1911, under Sir Percival Perry who was to be a key figure in Ford of Britain for the next thirty-five years...