The 800 Or So Trucks of Williams
Joe Sharretts

junkyard

This month, I highlight a New Jersey salvage yard that, to date for me, has been the mother lode of salvaged vintage trucks. Most yards that I visit have a handful of trucks mixed in with the vintage cars, but this yard is the exact opposite. Williams Auto & Truck Parts of Pitts Grove, New Jersey, has the vintage cars beat four to one. In all honesty, I originally paid a visit to see the 200 or so vintage cars, which … Read the rest of the story…

1972 Chevrolet C-20 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Erin McCarty

1972 Chevrolet C-20

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 Al Hardy of Lebanon, Ohio, tells us about his 1972 Chevrolet C-20 truck. 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…

Struck By Lightning: Ford’s Muscle Truck
Al Rogers

Al Rogers, the Lensman

As I make my way along U.S. and Canadian roadways, stopping at locations to pull the trigger on my Nikons for Vintage Truck, I’m usually asked about my past, the first question often being, “Do you own a classic car or truck?” For nearly 30 years, I worked as a manager at one of the manufacturing assembly plants in Michigan. During my career with the company, I had grown fond of many products the Ford Motor Company produced. My years … Read the rest of the story…

1960 International B-100 – It’s A Family Thing
Patrick Ertel

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The 1960 International B-100 that appears in the May/June 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Shelby Kirkham who comes from a family of International truck devotees. Shelby and her father began the restoration in April 2010 and finished in less than a year. The work included disassembling the truck down to the frame, cutting away and patching rust spots in the original sheetmetal, powder-coating the springs, and having the gas tank acid-dipped and sealed. … Read the rest of the story…

1956 International S-112 Owner Interview – 2014 Vintage Truck Show
Patrick Ertel

1956-ih-s110

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 Ralph Pamer of Springfield, Ohio, tells us about his 1956 International S-112 truck. 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 … Read the rest of the story…