Ford quadricycle kit. The henry fords quadricycle history. Deangelis drove the replica through detroit on june 4 1963 exactly 67 years after ford first drove the original. He built most of the vehicles parts from scratch.
George deangelis built this replica of henry fords first automobile the 1896 quadricycle for the centennial of fords birth in 1963. A 1896 ford replica quadricycle cara handsome vehicle with historic presence and charisma. Replica made in spain the fist henry ford car.
In early of 1894 henry ford was 31 years old and he worked as a mechanic in the edison illuminating company. Find great deals on ebay for ford quadricycle. Deangelis spent three years on the project working nights and weekends.
The earliest cars were hand built one by one and very expensive. Hand built replica of henry fords first car. For those who enjoy the satisfaction of a do it yourself project this bike is for you.
The ford quadricycle was the first vehicle developed by henry ford. This 40 year old quadricycle is in beautifully maintained condition always kept in a climate controlled environment and regularly driven to keep all systems in smooth working order. How to get complete replica 1896 ford quadricycle plans.
The earliest cars were hand built one by one and very expensive. Fords first car was a simple frame with an ethanol powered engine and four bicycle wheels mounted on it. This is not a kit car.
Fords first car was a simple frame with an ethanol powered engine and four bicycle wheels mounted on it.