Curated Collection

Archival: Ford Model T


On September 24, 1908, the first factory-built Ford Model T was completed at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant in Detroit, Michigan. Considered the first automobile for sale at an affordable price, the Model T - with a top speed of 45 mph - opened the possibility of car travel to middle-class Americans. Explore editorial footage of these early automobiles, perfect for historical video projects or documentaries.