Home » Happy 100th Birthday, Pickup Truck! Automotive Assembly Happy 100th Birthday, Pickup Truck! July 27, 2017 KEYWORDS Ford manufacturing / truck manufacturing Reprints No Comments DEARBORN, MI—Exactly 100 years ago today—July 27, 1917— the first Ford Model TT truck rolled out of the assembly plant, beginning an American love affair with pickups that still burns hot. MORE Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Assembly Magazine. Related Articles Mack Trucks to Hire 100 Ford to Invest $1.3 Billion in Kentucky Truck Plant First All-Aluminum Ford F-150 Rolls Off the Assembly Line Fiat Chrysler Will Spend $1 Billion to Build Jeep Wagoneer, Wrangler Pickup Related Products Kaizen Assembly: Designing, Constructing, and Managing a Lean Assembly Line Designing Plastic Parts for Assembly 8E Assembly Automation and Product Design, Second Edition Technology Of Machine Tools Related Events The Assembly Show National Robot Safety Conference Related Directories Coval Vacuum Technology Inc. Zimmer Group US Inc. You must login or register in order to post a comment. Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.