2013 Vintage Truck Show Interviews
Erin McCarty

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Last year, we shot footage of the 12th Annual Vintage Truck Show and interviewed owners about the vehicles they brought for display. If you missed this fun and free event, be sure to pre-register your truck now for the Aug. 2 show. For a preview of what to expect at the 2014 event, check out this brief clip. To pre-register and ensure you get one of 150 free gift bags, click here. … Read the rest of the story…

2013 Vintage Truck Show
Erin McCarty

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Rain—the threat of it haunted us all the months leading up to the 2013 Vintage Truck Show in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Memories of last year’s storm and near rainout lingered in our minds. We may have learned a few new tricks in storm preparedness but they would provide little aid if a tempest truly descended. Text by Erin McCarty, Photos by Libby Ballengee Click here to pre-register for the 2014 Vintage Truck Show! Before the sun rose on the morning … Read the rest of the story…

1928 Pontiac Series 6-28 – Pontiac Made a Truck?
Candace Brown

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The 1928 Pontiac Series 6-28 that appears in the July/August 2014 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Bob Johnson, who takes much pride and pleasure in keeping his great-grand-father’s legacy on the road. Originally a four-door sedan, the Pontiac Six was converted into a flatbed truck after World War II to be used on the berry farm owned by Johnson’s grandfather. … Read the rest of the story…

Marmon-Herrington Ford C5A – July/August 2014 Cover Story
Patrick Ertel

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The 1937 Marmon-Herrington Ford C5A that appears on the cover of the July/August 2014 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is a replica of a prototype truck Marmon-Herrington built for the U.S. Army. It was assembled by Don Chew, a veteran truck enthusiast and renowned historian of four-wheel-drive trucks. What else is in this issue? Features 1936 Dodge Fire Truck 1967 Scout 800 Sport Top Pontiac Made a Truck? 1948 Chevrolet Thriftmaster Departments Delivery Designs – Gerstenslager Bookmobiles Triple Diamond Treatise … Read the rest of the story…

Welcome to Vintage Truck
Patrick Ertel

VT MailboxIf you are a regular visitor to our web site you’ve no doubt noticed things have changed – a lot! The Vintage Truck magazine staff built this new website to make your visits even more enjoyable and convenient. We’ve included entertaining truck stories and photos and a lot of helpful information about subscriptions, advertising, and ordering back issues and other gift shop items. Regular blog posts will keep you up-to-date on stories we are preparing for each issue. We will soon launch a series of truck-related Writers Blogs with material you can only find on our site. Unlike our old site, the new site has been designed to run smoothly, no matter how slow your Internet connection might be. Please try it out and let us know what you think. – Patrick Ertel, editor