Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Model T trivia

The 1908 and the 1927 Model Ts were almost entirely different cars, as cataloged in minute detail by Bruce McCalley in his book Model T Ford: The Car That Changed the World.

 For instance, the Model T used multiple variations of no less than 13 different carburetors from at least four different manufacturers.



  1. Can't recall the year, but at some point VW announced that the only part left from the first Beetles - a rear window frame part - was finally being replaced. It was probably in the late 1960s.

    1. Huh... that is cool info! Good notion, to see how the longest production cars lasted with parts from the original version.