The successor to the Ford Model T, the Model A arrived in 1928, and became a national success thanks to the marketing and commercial genius of Henry Ford, and delivering exactly what was needed: solid, reliable, up-to-date, and affordable. An instant classic, this car has been a favourite amongst collectors for decades. This paperback of the popular hardback takes the reader through all the details of the Model-A's four year production - Coupe, Business Coupe, Sport coupe, Roadster, Phaeton, Station Wagon, Taxicab, Truck, L-head 4-cylinder engine, safety glass featured in the windshield for the first time on any car, conventional driving controls of clutch, brake pedal, throttle, gear levers as we know use them, optic fuel gauges, and much more, and is certain to be a success with any Classic car collector, owner, enthusiast.
Jim Schild is the publisher of The Auto Review and the author of Restorers Model A Shop Manual, also published by Motorbooks. He is a member of both the Model A Restorers Club and the Model A Ford Club. Schild lives in Columbia, Illinois.