Henry Ford started the journey of Ford motors in the year 1903. Since the incorporation of the organization, Ford motors has grown to become among the largest players in the automotive sector. In the past 100 plus years, Ford has been effective pushing limits in automotive engineering and in introducing automobiles which have gained the loyalty of millions of customers.
The”Model A” had a 2-cylinder motor and May reach a maximum speed of 30 mph
The popularity factor isn’t something that’s new to Ford. The demand was so high that the firm had to find innovative with its mass production methods. In 1911, Ford went across the seas and established a branch in Manchester, England. To fulfill the increased demand and need for fast production, Ford Motors altered history in the automotive industry by introducing the first moving assembly line in the Highland Park Assembly Plant in the year 1913. The first assembly line has 140 assemblers who worked along a 150-foot line to build the components. From the 1920s, the business has over 20 overseas assembly plants throughout the world and has been the largest auto manufacturer in the usa.
In 2008, when the three large automakers – Ford, General Motors and Chrysler were facing significant financial problems, The United States government have to the rescue by giving financial aid through TARP (Troubled Assets Relief Program). Ford was the only organization which managed to survive the tricky time and didn’t file for bankruptcy. Since that time the firm has been steadily progressing and leaving its mark on the industry.
Since the turn of this decade, Ford has been investing in manufacturing fuel-efficient models. It’s been effective in making cars which have high performance while at the same time being eco-friendly. Today, Ford is one of the top sellers for hybrid and digital automobiles in the us.
As of 2018, Ford has announced it will be phasing out its passenger cars and concentrate on producing electric cars, hybrids, pickups, and SUVs. It’s also working towards bringing innovative technology to make customers’ driving experiences comfortable and luxurious. Ford will be bringing back the popular Ranger and Bronco starting in 2019, together with a Diesel version of this F-150 truck.
The only car that Jim Morrison, legendary Doors singer, ever possessed was a Shelby GT 500.