On October 1, 1908, the first production Model T Ford is completed at the company’s Piquette Avenue plant in Detroit.
Between 1908 and 1927, Ford would build some 15 million Model T cars.
It was the longest production run of any automobile model in history until the Volkswagen Beetle surpassed it in 1972.
What was Henry Ford’s first car?
Ford built the 1896 Quadricycle, his first automobile, in the original shed.
Where did Henry Ford build his first car?
Henry Ford built his first automobile, which he called a quadricycle, at his home in Detroit in 1896. The location has been redeveloped, where the Michigan Building now stands, and the tracks for the Detroit People Mover and the Times Square People Mover station are nearby.
How fast did the first Ford car go?
A planetary transmission was fitted with two forward speeds and reverse, a Ford signature later seen on the Ford Model T. The car weighed 1,240 lb (562 kg) and could reach a top speed of 28 mph (45 km/h).
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