Edsel Ford II
Fords at homeMon, 20, Jun 2016
A bronze, life-size sculpture of Edsel and Eleanor Ford walking arm-in-arm was unveiled last week at the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, the couple's mansion in Grosse Pointe Shores, Mich. The sculpture commemorates the 100th wedding anniversary exhibit at the Ford House.
Family Ties: The dynasties of the auto industryMon, 06, Jun 2016
Family-controlled auto groups have survived monumental upheaval over the past century, sometimes going against the bottom-line principles of pure capitalism. Need proof? Just look at Ford, BMW, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Volkswagen. All are steered in various degrees by the founder's family.