TITLE

The Model T Turns 100

AUTHOR(S)
Weber, Austin
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Assembly;Sep2008, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 100th anniversary of the Model T Ford automobile in October 2008. The automobile was unveiled by Henry Ford and his colleagues in the U.S. on October 1, 1908. It provides information on the building located in Piquette Avenue in Detroit, Michigan where the automobile was assembled. It notes that the Model T featured a planetary transmission system as its brake, clutch and gears were all incorporated within the transmission.
ACCESSION #
34355903

 

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