1915 ford model t coupelet




1915 ford model t coupelet

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  • The Ford Model T were introduced in January at Highland Park, The Ford Model T two door two passenger Coupelet was priced at.

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    1915 ford model t coupelet

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    Finally I had to make another set of the tiny headlamp mounts. Derrick had built his models while serving in the Royal Navy and as such he was under restrictions that stopped him painting many of his models. The top is black leather with blue wool lining. The carpet and door panels are of grey wool, which also lines the trunk. In contrast to the roadster, it had an upright windshield, like the sedan and town car, and a snug roof with landau irons.

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    RM Sotheby's - Ford Model T Coupelet | Hershey

    In September, a new sedan was introduced: Shortly thereafter came the Coupelet; as the name implies, it is a combination of coupe and cabriolet. Together, they comprised the advance guard of a new line of Fords for , with curved rear fenders and metal cowls flared to the body and hood. Side lights and taillights remained kerosene-fueled.

    The coupelet, in retrospect, can be called the first Ford convertible, as it had all the attributes of the modern convertible coupe.

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    In contrast to the roadster, it had an upright windshield, like the sedan and town car, and a snug roof with landau irons. The doors contained full-height glass windows, which lowered with a strap. The roof could be lowered along with the windows, resulting in a fully open two-seat car, which was very unusual for the time. The roof covering was genuine leather. The seats and door panels were available covered in either leather or fabric. When discovered in California, this Coupelet was an original Colorado car that was found to be untouched.

    A five-year nut-and-bolt restoration was completed in September The body has all new wood, with mostly original sheet metal, and it is in correct midnight blue with black fenders. It has wood artillery wheels and all-white tires. The seat is diamond-tufted black leather. The carpet and door panels are of grey wool, which also lines the trunk.

    1915 ford model t coupelet

    The top is black leather with blue wool lining. Mechanically, it has been completely rebuilt, but it runs on standard gears and an ignition.

    An electric starter has been fitted for ease of operation, and a cherry battery box is on the running board. A new Brassworks radiator has been installed, and electric headlights flank the oil side lamps and taillight. About 2, coupelets were built over a three-year period.

    Some 30 coupelets are known to survive, making this a rare example. Fresh from a complete and meticulous restoration, this Coupelet represents an opportunity unlikely to be soon repeated. Please note that this car does not have artillery wheels and all-white tires, as was noted in the print catalogue description. User Contact Media Media Info. Fill out your profile and receive emails about the types of cars and events you're interested in.

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