Why Yes, That Is A Turbine-Powered Ford T-BucketSam Smith3/05/10 9:00amFiled to: custom carsFordmodel tfound on eBayTurbineRetroNoveltiesHelicopterOnly In MichiganStellar CheeseburgersKegBoeingPlanelopnikInternational HarvesterInternationalIHCCombineJohn Deere502 Turbine1923LearjetLearJetI have a 400-cubic-inch accumulatorAccumulate This112EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkLet's review what's going on here: This is a Model T. It's powered by a Boeing T50/Model 502 gas turbine, the same thing the government once put in helicopters and anti-submarine drones. Now you can buy it on eBay. Gah!What is it with pre-war Ford people and amazingly cracked-out engine swaps? How does this happen? What prompts an owner to do something as brilliant as this? And if he's on some sort of excellent illegal substance, how would we go about getting a sample?