Ford T Model ( or also known as the Tin Lizzie , FLiwer , T – Model Ford , or T ) is an automobile manufactured by the Ford Motor Company from 1908 until 1927 .
The Model T set 1908 as the historic year for them .
Ford Model T is regarded as the first automobile affordable to the general public .
This is partly made ??possible after the modern assembly systems were introduced , instead of using assembly is done manually .
This car was designed by Childe Harold Wills and two Hungarian immigrants , Joseph A. Galamb and Eugene Farkas . Other members of the design team is Henry Love , CJ Smith , Gus Degner and Peter E. Martin .
The Model T was first produced on August 12, 1908 at the Piquette Plant in Detroit , Michigan and went on sale on 27 September 1908 .
On May 26, 1927 , Henry Ford , founder of Ford Motor Company’s Model T witnessed the 15 million produced from the factory .
The Model T was the first automobile mass produced using modern assembly and targeting aimed at middle-class Americans .
Before the Ford Model T , Henry Ford has made several prototypes but never mass produced . Total prototypes numbered 19 and were named for letters of the alphabet A to T.
Models made ??before the Model T was the Model S which is an upgrade of the Model N. Interestingly , the version after the Model T was named Model A Model not U.
Ford Model T was selected as the most influential car of the 20th century in an international poll . In response to this Henry Ford said :
” I would like to make a car with a lot of functions . This car should be large enough to accommodate all the family members , but at a cost affordable care .
This car must be made ??of the best materials , assembled by the best people after going through design and modern design .
But this car must remain affordable , so that middle-income people can have it . “