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Category: Model A Ford

Story: Cabriolet in the spotlight!

Story: Cabriolet in the Spotlight!

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

Jorgen Knoplauch is a toolsmith by profession. As a young man he worked with Catalinas for the Danish Air Force, a job which led to his employment as a flight mechanic for SAS, Scandinavian Airlines. Since then, Jorgen has had a “high” office, fitting satellite disks for the Danish state television around the country.   […]

Story: Erik And His Ford Model A Club in Sweden

Story: Erik And His Ford Model A Club in Sweden

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

By a lovely lake, nearby a small village called Markaryd, a village with a population of 5000 people in the southern of Sweden, is a typical Swedish house, made out of wood. What makes it different from all the rest, is the US-Postal mailbox at the gate and a weathercock made as a Model A, […]

Story: Anders Carlsen Family and Ford Model A

Story: Anders Carlsen Family and Ford Model A

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

We are visiting Anders Carlsen and his family in Vetterslev near Ringsted. Anders is employed at the State car inspection, one of the guys that all car owners fear. After reading this interview you will know, that he isn’t a monster but just an ordinary guy with a special interest, Model A Ford cars. Anders […]

The 2 Door Delux Phaeton on Museum

Troubleshooting Ford Model A

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

“How fast will she go?” Why is this always asked?  Speed is important, I guess.  We are usually asked this while stopped at a traffic light and someone just wants to ask something – anything.  Our answer?  “We average 40 to 45 miles per hour on tours.”  Of course, some cars have high compression engines […]

The 2 Door Delux Phaeton on Museum

The 2 Door Delux Phaeton on Museum

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

This is a orignal 1931 Delux Phaeton with 37K miles This is flap is attached at bottom of the window frame. It snaps to just behind the backseat to hold the window in place when the top is put down. This is to prevent the window from rubbing the back of the body. This flap […]

Tests the Ford Model ‘A’ Ford Engine

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

I wanted to find out how the engines I rebuild compare to a stock Model “A” engine. I decided that dynamometer testing would best show the improvements made to the engine. The tests were done on a Super Flow 901 Dynamometer. It is a computer machine and is calibrated on a yearly basis. Testing on […]

How did Ford Model A takes over MODEL T in 1931

How did Ford Model A takes over MODEL T in 1931?

By BZR 0 Comment August 16, 2019

There was no question about it: Ford’s fabulous Model T was on the way out. Sales slipped noticeably in 1926. Price cuts, the usual medicine in such cases, had no effect. Competitive cars were getting better and cheaper all the time. Many of them were more in line with the new public taste than was […]

The Guide to Purchase Ford A Model

By BZR 0 Comment May 9, 2019

We’re here at the Bristol heritage site with a beautiful heritage vehicle. This is a Ford Model A built between 1928 and 1931. They made almost five million of these babies in four years flat. No other car was produced in such volumes, in such a short period of time to the Ford Mustang. A […]

How to Replace Modern Halogen Headlight on 1930 Model A Ford

By BZR 0 Comment April 2, 2019

It is very lucky, we still can see a still-can-running Model A Ford. This is Richmond’s vehicle and that is a 70 years old car in Stowe Vermont. Yes, a 1930 model a Ford, and we are going to work on it. What we’re doing is to replace the headlights. We’re putting in modern h4 […]

The History of Model A Ford

By BZR 0 Comment December 24, 2018

The Model A Ford was the successor to the Model T Ford. For some time Henry Ford had been reluctant to develop a new model. He regarded the Model T as the ideal car for the masses and did not see any need to replace it. However, by the mid-1920s the Model T had in […]