In 1949, the Ford Motor Company almost joined the Motor City’s fastback movement, but the Dearborn carmaker eventually chose another course. Detroit’s streamline era was a brief but memorable period in auto styling—roughly 1940 through 1952, give or take—that … Continue reading →
REVISED AND UPDATED — In 1969, Ford built a single prototype for a mid-engined version of the Boss 429 Mustang. Here’s the true story behind this wild machine—with an intriguing update. We’ve told some of this tale before here … Continue reading →
Advanced in some ways and familiar in others, the Lincoln-Zephyr charted the course for the Lincoln brand for years to come. As much as anything, the bold styling and advanced design of the 1936 Lincoln-Zephyr demonstrate this: The driving … Continue reading →
Ford Motor Company History: Founded by Henry Ford the motor company has a long and interesting history that is briefed in this nifty infographic. See key company developments and accusations ranging from Ford's first production car to the popular Model T launch and present day success.