July Promises A Busy Summer of Shows
Karen O’Brien

The Eventer

Everyone has a few don’t-miss events on the calendar. If you live in the Chicago area, the Tri-Chevy Association’s Annual Swap Meet and Car Display is certainly one of those events. My dad and I have attended the show since I was a little kid, and the club was proud to offer its 43rd annual event on Sunday, June 14 at the Will County Fairgrounds in Peotone, Illinois. With 1,200 swap spaces available and an impressive list of vendors who … Read the rest of the story…

1951 Chevrolet 3100 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Patrick Ertel

1951 Chevrolet 3100

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Jerry Bibler of Lima, Ohio, tells us about his 1951 Chevrolet 3100 pickup. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to preregister … Read the rest of the story…

Reo Speed Wagon – July/August 2015 cover story
Patrick Ertel

1936 Reo Speed Wagon

The 1936 Reo Speed Wagon that appears on the cover of the July/August 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Michael Kisber and is one of only half a dozen known to exist. The REO pickup body for 1936 was still based on the 1933 Flying Cloud sedan. What else is in this issue? Features 1938 Fordson 1952 Hudson Hornet Pickup Agrover for the Field & the Road 1956 International S-100 The Jeep Does Everything But Milk a … Read the rest of the story…

1949 Chevrolet Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Erin McCarty

1949 Chevrolet

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner David Pray of Bellbrook, Ohio, tells us about his 1949 Chevrolet pickup. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to preregister for … Read the rest of the story…

Packards & Studebakers Abound at Ted Covington Sales
Joe Sharretts

junkyard

A few years back, I paid a visit to one of the most interesting salvage yards I’ve ever been to. Not only was the experience a lot of fun, but I also learned a great deal about a make that is rarely seen—the Packard. Of course here in Ottsville, Pennsylvania, Packards are a very common sight, because one man, Pete Grave, has been collecting them for the past 30 years. He has an extreme fondness for this make, because he … Read the rest of the story…

1959 Ford F-100 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Patrick Ertel

1959 Ford F-100

During the 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, we interviewed several truck owners about their vintage vehicles. We learned a lot of neat information and heard many interesting stories. In this video, truck owner Sam Murphy of Indianapolis, Indiana, tells us about his 1959 Ford F-100 pickup. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck to the next show on August 1, 2015, across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Be sure to … Read the rest of the story…