The best-selling Model A book of all time is now in full color! The Legendary Model A Ford, 2nd Edition, brings collectors and enthusiasts the craftsmanship and style that helped shape an industry through more than 225 brilliant color photos. In this expert reference, illustrations, photos and owner stories chronicle the journey of the Model A from its beginning, through its heyday, to the final years of production and into history books. Model A enthusiasts will enjoy the collection of sales data, production details and promotion material featured in photos of vintage sales slips, newspaper advertisements, specification sheets, cartoons, brochures and more! Plus, a special section containing letters to dealers gives readers a peek into the world of Ford salesmanship of the day.Sheldrick says that there is a sketch in the Ford Archives, dated December 20, 1926, of a body layout on the Model A that shows the gas tank in the cowl. ... The overall length of the chassis was set at 113 7/16 inches and the wheelbase at 103 1/2 inches. ... Frank Johnson, clutch and transmission; Lawrence Sheldrick, engine, chassis and, eventually, project director; Harold Hicks, engine and exhaustanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Legendary Model A Ford|
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 2006-01-07|