Tag Archives: Sears

Kaiser’s Henry J

Henry J. Kaiser, the chairman of Kaiser-Frazer, was looking for a way to capitalize on the consumers interest of inexpensive vehicles during the 1950’s.  He saw that Nash was having luck with the Rambler, Chevrolet with its 150, and Ford with its success of the Model T, so he thought he would design a car that would give him that kind of success and profit, as well.  This is where the Henry J, named after the chairman, was born!