Here’s how the Ford Model T is driven, with a dash of history thrown in.

There is no doubt that the Model T was the car that shaped America, providing cost effective transportation for the farmer and working man alike. It was the go to vehicle for almost any application, and it remains one of the most iconic pillars of four wheeled history.

Although it could be considered a modern car, its controls and driving technique seem bizarre and out of place, but with a simple explanation things start to clear up. The right pedal is the clutch, the left is reverse. And the middle is first gear?

Grab your popcorn and watch the video below.
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