British Factory Mascots

Manufacturer:  Ford UK 1911 to date.  Ford V8 Pilot.

Ford V8 Pilot, produced from 1947 to 1950.  Made in die-cast zinc and chrome plated.  Note the aeroplane like tail which the mascot fitted to the Ford Prefect lacked.  Like the Prefect, this mascot also doubled as a bonnet handle and catch.