Trucks

Perfectly Preserved: 1951 Ford F3

UPDATE – This truck saw some serious bidding and for good reason, but unfortunately, the winning bidder apparently flaked out. It’s now been relisted and this time with an $8,500 BIN and the option to make a lower offer…. more»

Canadian Survivor! 1948 Ford F-68 Pickup

Most of you are probably familiar with the Ford F-Series pickups, but have you ever heard of an F-68? Like their Mercury cousins, the F-68 moniker was a way to differentiate trucks being sold outside the U.S. and is… more»

Uranium Find: 57 Chevrolet 3800 Panel NAPCO 4×4

Driven throughout Colorado and New Mexico as a field vehicle, this Chevrolet Panel truck was used to cultivate uranium in lake beds. NAPCO 4×4 equipped, this Chevrolet was more than capable of maneuvering through difficult terrain. Appearing to be… more»

Bear Damage: 1976 International Scout II

There aren’t many vehicle owners who can say that their truck has had bear damage. Maybe dog damage from locking fido inside and then chewing ensues. Most of us are afraid of rodent damage on our vehicles but this… more»

SEMA Concept! 2003 Ford E-350 4×4 Van

Many of us are big fans of the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas but most of us have never been there. If you’re an industry insider you can have a chance to sneak in and… more»

Centaurus Conversion: 1996 Ford F350

What do you make of these aftermarket conversions of otherwise ordinary vehicles? I suppose in an era where manufacturers weren’t getting away with charging $50K (or more) for a pickup truck, the aftermarket was the only choice if you… more»

Ferrari Alternative: 1991 GMC Syclone

While the concept of hot rodded SUVs is a trend that continues, single-cab, light-duty pickup trucks with lofty performance aspirations are a dying breed. Yes, I know, they stuffed a Viper drivetrain into a Ram, but that was a… more»

Field of Dreams? Chevy and GMC Truck Projects

If you have a hobby like car or truck collecting, it’s helpful to have lots of land and some steel buildings on your property. Of course, it can get quite dangerous, too, as your collecting can get out of… more»

Prestige Pickup: 1981 Cadillac Eldorado “El Camino”

Undertaking a custom conversion that sees a family sedan or coupe transformed into a pickup is not unusual. However, seeing such a conversion performed on a Cadillac is less common. Barn Finder Roger spotted this incredible custom for us,… more»

Original Paint’ina: 1973 Ford F-100 Ranger

Original and rust-free – or in the words of the seller of this 1973 Ford F-100 Ranger, rot free – is what a lot of people are looking for when it comes to old vehicles and especially old pickups…. more»

Parked Since 1970: 1946 Chevrolet AK Short Box Pickup

Vehicles like this 1946 Chevrolet AK Pickup are proof that history does have the ability to repeat itself. Following the end of World War II, the buying public suddenly had access to new vehicles again, and people were snapping… more»

Junkyard Trooper Update: Seized Engine Shocker!

Well, while I had hoped my next update on the junkyard-find 1986 Isuzu Trooper I acquired would have pictures of it fording streams and bouncing over rocks, that is sadly not the case. When we last left you, I… more»

A Solid Survivor: 1953 Mercury M250

One of these days, I’m going to have to buy one of these old trucks! This Mercury version of the Ford F-250 has an incredible look to it, with the kind of look that only nature can create. It’s… more»

38k Documented Miles: 1961 Ford F100 Pickup

What a neat truck: just 38,000 original miles with the kind of wear and tear that only comes with years of gentle use. The truck comes from Montana, which has clearly helped to keep the body in excellent condition… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1980 International Scout II Turbo Diesel

Classic SUVs have ever slowly been going up in value, leaving me wishing I had bought up as many Scouts, Broncos and Blazers as I could have back when I still lived in Wyoming! While you can still find… more»

Spares Included: 1966 Ford Bronco

Uncut Ford Broncos are rare, but we’ve seen a rash of them these last few months. Here’s another one, presenting nicely enough with its original six-cylinder motor and some light body damage on the right rear fender. The seller… more»