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.
1909 Model T Touring Car listed. The Ford Model T (also known as the Tin Lizzie) is an automobile that was produced by Henry Ford's Ford Motor Company from October 1908 to May It is regarded as the first affordable automobile.