End of the Line Tour Nov. 19, 2009 -Return of the Edsels
Edsels return to the assembly line for the first time in 50 years at the Louisville Assembly Plant in Louisville KY on November 19, 2009. Part of the "End of the Line Tour" to commemorate 50 years since the Edsel was discontinued on November 19, 1959.
Tour of an auto parts factory in 1940 - "Auto-Lite on Parade" - WDTVLIVE42
Take a 10940's tour of the Electric Auto-Lite Company factory and see auto
parts and accessories such as spark plugs, batteries and headlights being
manufactured. The film ends with a stop-motion parade of the various
WDTVLIVE42 - Transport, technology, and general interest movies from the
past - newsreels, documentaries & publicity films from my archives.
1958 EDSEL CITATION CONVERTIBLE
This beautifully restored rust-free original California Edsel has been
owned for 20 years by Steve Edwards of Lakewood Ranch, FL. It is fully
equipped with Edsel's E475 engine, electric push-button Teletouch 3-speed
automatic transmission, power steering and brakes, power windows and power
seat, town and country signal-seeking radio, and padded dash. The car has
undergone extensive mechanical and cosmetic restoration, and is a
multi-award trophy winner. Look for it at various Southwest Florida
collector car shows .
Mercury Motclair 1955 first start in 22 years.
Mercury Montclair 1955 som blivit stående i 22 efter renoveringen och
startas upp för första gången.
Mercury Montclair 1955 that has been in a garage for 22 years after the
renovation and started up for the first time.
1958 EDSEL "ONCE IN A LIFETIME"
CHECK OUT MY WEBSITE AT unclerussie.tripod.com In late 1957, Edsel
division of the Ford motor company hosted a huge introduction party, which
unveiled the all new Edsel to the press and other Ford executives. The
party included broadway-type production numbers, featuring songs, singers
and dancers, extolling the virtues of this all new car. One number
performed in this show was "Once in a lifetime".
St. Thomas Plant - The Last Crown Victoria
Just photos and a video showcasing the people of the St. Thomas Ford plant
working with what is the last Crown Vic. rolling off the assembly line on
September 15, 2011. The car is sadly being shipped to Saudi Arabia.
To the amazing people of the St. Thomas plant thank you for building such
great cars! Best of luck in future endeavours. These cars will be missed
for sure. Sad day for automotive fans.
Special thanks goes out to youtube user krahn52 for allowing me to use his
footage taken from the plant.