Ford model a truck. The ford model a also colloquially called the a model ford or the a and a bone among rodders and customizers was the second huge success for the ford motor company after its predecessor the model t. While it was successful henry ford saw the need for a lighter duty truck. Basic chassis layout was done rapidly and mechanical development was moved forward quickly.
The model a ford truck was the following act to the companys iconic model t. First produced on october 20 1927 but not sold until december 2 it replaced the venerable model t which had been produced for 18 years. It could do 60 mph had a modern gearbox and electrical system.
In his desire to keep the price low he designed a truck that would use most components of the upcoming model a ford passenger car. Dont miss whats happening in your neighborhood. Ford model aa is a truck from ford.
As the model t and tt became obsolete and needed to be replaced henry ford began initial designs on the model a and model aa in 1926. Henry ford famously said that model t customers could have any color they wanted as long as its black but the model a offered a much wider range of colors. Displaying 1 15 of 358 total results for classic ford model a vehicles for sale.
Beige exterior black interior 4 cylinder engine automat. It is a fully restored and all original classic. However the model a pickup was the first truck actually designed as a truck rather than a reworked car.
Though used a suspension of every 1930 1931 ford model a truck was the same as that of the long lived model t the model a truck was superior in every way and far more sophisticated. The wood is in great condition but would need a new wood kit in the top. It is the nature of these bodies to have wood for structural support.