Ford celebrating 100-year anniversary of its pickup

FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, file photo shows a Ford sign at the Salem Ford dealership in Salem, N.H. Ford announced Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, that the company is recalling about 74,000 Focus hatchback cars with manual transmissions in the U.S. and Canada because the hatches can be unlatched too easily while the cars are moving. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Ford Motor Company is celebrating a big milestone Thursday.

That’s because Thursday is the 100-year anniversary of its pickup truck.

Henry’s Ford’s Model T truck debuted way back in 1917.

Now Ford’s F-Series is America’s best-selling truck for 40 consecutive years and the best-selling vehicle for 35 straight years.

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