Prime Cuts from the Springfield Meet Market
Bill Holder

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Every Labor Day weekend, the Cars & Part Springfield (Ohio) Swap Meet and Car Show, held at the Clark County Fairgrounds, addresses everything automotive—old and new, big and small. The event always brings a number of used, and ofttimes abused, vintage trucks. Owners gave a number of different explanations about why they were letting their vehicles go, such as “it’s too much work” or “too much money,” or “my wife’s mad because I bought it,” and many others. Whatever the reason, here are six … Read the rest of the story…

Buick Model 2-A – November/December 2014 Cover Story
Al Rogers

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The 1910 Buick Model 2-A that appears on the cover of the November/December 2014 issue of Vintage Truck magazine currently resides in the Buick Automotive Gallery as part of the Alfred P. Sloan Museum in Flint, Michigan. The rare commercial vehicle was previously owned by Albert Koerts, a member of the Veteran Motor Car Club of America. What else is in this issue? Features 2014 National Drive Your Old Truck Day 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show 1967 International 1100B 1946 … Read the rest of the story…

Fall Boasts Bounty of Truck Shows
Karen O’Brien

The Eventer

Whether or not you own a vintage truck, getting out to a show is one of the best parts of this hobby because you’re sure to learn something new. Truck owners are quick to share their knowledge and enthusiasm with curious folks, as I learned a couple of weeks ago at the 42nd Annual Hoosier Old Wheels Car Show & Swap Meet in Plymouth, Indiana. The show featured antique cars, rods, customs, and trucks. It’s not every day that you … Read the rest of the story…

1971 GMC 4X4 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Erin McCarty

Jim Lawson’s 1971 GMC 4X4

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 Jim Lawson of Marion, Indiana, tells us about his 1971 GMC 4X4. We have more videos to come, so keeping checking the website for the latest video from VT TV. If you missed this year’s truck show, be sure to bring your old truck … Read the rest of the story…

2014 Vintage Truck Show Video
Patrick Ertel

Chevy

The 13th Annual Vintage Truck Show on August 2, 2014, proved to be another successful show. We had a great display of vintage vehicles and exhibitors on the field across from Young’s Dairy in Yellow Springs, Ohio—and possibly our largest turnout of spectators. If you missed this fun and free event, watch this brief video that features footage shot from the 2014 show and a soundtrack by Sawgrass, this year’s music entertainment. Be sure to bring your old truck to next … Read the rest of the story…