Ford Motor Company history

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In History
  • First Ever Ford

    First Ever Ford
    The first ever ford was built in 1908. It was called the Ford model T
  • first moving automobile

    The Highland park plant in Michigan begins operations as the first moving automobile assembly line in the world!
  • $5 Per Day.

    $5 Per Day.
    Ford begins offering $5 per day for eight-hour work days and 15,000 job seekers clamor for 3,000 jobs at the Model T Plant in Highland Park. The previous pay rate was $2.34 per day for nine hours.
  • 1 millionth Ford

    Ford sell there 1 millionth car.
  • Ford opens in France

    Ford motor company opens in France.
  • 1 million cars

    Ford production exceeds 1 million cars per year.
  • Ford builds plane.

    For dintroduces the Ford tri-motor airplane.
  • Ford Austrailia

    1926 Ford starts opens in Geelong, Australia.
  • Last Model Model T

    Ford stops making Model T's
  • 20 millionth car!

    Ford bulid it 20 millionth car.
  • Ford stops making planes

    After a 199 planes Ford stops building them.
  • A car is built every 3 minitus

    A car is built at Cologne every 3 minitus. The factory is operating at full capacity
  • Jeeps

    Jeeps
    Ford begins to make Jeeps for the U.S Military.
  • WW2

    Ford have to shut the production of it's cars and start building planes, tanks and other military equipment.
  • The War Ends

    Production begins of the first new car after the war.
  • Thunderbird

    Ford introduces the thunderbird as a personal luxury car with a V8.
  • 1.68 million automobiles

    Ford is the top selling brand with 1.68 million automobiles produced..
  • Fifty millionth vehicle!

    In 1959 Ford built there fifty millionth vehicle
  • Ford Falcon

    In 1960 the Ford Falcon was introuduced.
  • Thirty millionth V8

    Thirty millionth V8 engine was produced.
  • Sixty millionth vehicle

    Ford produces there sixty millionth vehicle in 1963
  • Ford Mustang and GT40

    The Ford Mustang and GT40 were made.
  • Loutos Ford racer wins.

    The Loutos Ford racer wins in Indianapolis 500
  • One millionth mustang

    One millionth mustang was built in less then two years.
  • Ford Mustang 2

    The Ford Mustang two was introduced.
  • 75th anniversary

    Fords 75th anniversary in 1978.
  • One hundred fifty millionth vehicle

    In 1978 One hundred fifty millionth vehicle was built.
  • Henry Ford the 2nd Dies

    In 1987 Henry Ford 2 Dies.
  • worldwide earnings

    worldwide earnings
    Ford's worldwide earnings were $5.3 billion what was the highest earnings of any auto company to date.
  • Ford buys Jaguar

    Ford buys Jaguar
    Ford spends $2.5 billion to buy Jaguar cars.
  • Ford in china.

    Ford in china.
    Ford opens it's first dealerships in China. It's brand sales in China increased 46 percent in 2005.
  • 2012

    2012
    Ford announces it will cut up to 30,000 jobs by this year.