1924 Ford Model TS

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Here's an 86-year-old Ford out on a food run to the Japanese takeout joint in my neighborhood.

1924 Ford Model TS

This isn't the first Alameda Model T in this series; we've seen this '19 Touring and this '24 Tudor. I talked to the owner (the guy on the right) and he says the car gets plenty of driving duty around town.

1924 Ford Model TS

No, it doesn't have to be started with a crank; newfangled electric starters came standard on the '24 Ts.

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