Aldridge Transport Museum
Displaying the legacy of road transport in the West Midlands
Aston Manor Road Transport Museum

EEA508D - Ford Transit V4 Dropside

Registration

EEA508D

Year

1965

Name

Ford Transit V4 Dropside

Operator/Owner

Sid Norton (Builder)

Livery

Ford Blue

Further reading

This was the first Ford Transit to leave the showroom of Guest Motors in West Bromwich in late 1965. It was put on the road in January 1966 by Mr ‘Sid’ Norton for his painting, decorating and building business. It still has the original Ford V4 2-litre petrol engine.