Henry Ford and his Ford Quadricycle," his first car built in a workshop behind his home in Detroit, "for experimental purposes only." Click through for the history (and more photos) of Ford and his various automobiles.
March 31: Henry Ford reveals the first affordable V-8 on this date in 1932
Henry Ford with 1921 Model T. "While other auto makers wanted to design luxury cars, Henry Ford designed a car that anyone could afford. Here he is standing by that very car. From the collections of The Henry Ford and Ford Motor Company.
1908 Ford Model T It was the first car most people could afford. And it was the first car around for which an industry was built to improve it. The aftermarket was invented around the Model T with everything from paint to speed parts.