A Demonstration of How to Drive the Ford Model T, The Car That Transformed the Automotive Industry

In the latest episode of XCAR, host Alex Goy takes a Ford Model T for a spin, demonstrating how to drive what is commonly regarded as the most influential car of the 20th century. First produced in 1908, the car was more affordable and versatile than much of the competition, opening up automotive purchases to the middle class. By today’s safety standards, however, the Model T is a bit tough to handle.

We’re currently doing 18 miles an hour, and I’m terrified, because I haven’t got my foot on any pedals at all.

via Jalopnik