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Henry Ford's 1941 Soybean car


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#1 Magoo

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Posted 24 April 2013 - 13:15

Here's a story on Henry Ford's soybean car from 1941, of a piece with his abiding passion in farming and the adaptation of soybeans to industry. The car's body panels were constructed from a soybean-derived plastic, or so it was claimed. Members of this forum will be shocked, shocked, to learn that a green car initiative might possibly be less than advertised. Anyway, interesting story about an interesting car from a number of angles.


Henry Ford's Soybean Car | Mac's Motor City Garage


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Edited by Magoo, 24 April 2013 - 13:16.