Gilmore Museum offers chance to drive Model T

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The Gilmore Car Museum is offering car enthusiasts a chance to learn to drive the Model T Ford. The Model T Driving School Experience is $105 per student and allows students a chance to drive over three miles of paved roads with an experienced and enthusiastic instructor.

Enthusiastic instructors will teach:

  • Use of spark and throttle control levers
  • Coordination of hand and foot controls
  • Proper shifting techniques
  • Stopping the vehicle
  • Correct use of the Neutral / Brake lever
  • Reversing the vehicle
  • Starting basics

All students will also receive:

  • Guided tours in portions of the Museum Collection with lessons on Henry Ford and how the Model T changed the world
  • DVD of vintage Model T newsreel footage
  • A Model T Driving book – produced exclusively for this class by the Gilmore Car Museum
  • Admission to the entire Historic Campus of the Gilmore Car Museum for the day
  • Certificate of Completion suitable for framing

To register, click the button above or call 269-671-5089.

Gilmore 50Gilmore Car Museum
6865 W Hickory Road
Hickory Corners, MI 49060
http://www.gilmorecarmuseum.org/

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