Did the name a car after Gerald Ford?
Yes, Ford The Car Was Named
After Gerald Ford - named after
his surname ford.
Gerald Ford was the House Minority leader and when Nixon asked the Speaker of the House who would be a suitable replacement for the newly resigned Spiro Agnew, only one name was given to him. Gerald Ford was confirmed overwhelmingly by the House then the Senate. Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. became the first VP selected under the recently adopted 25th Amendment.