Pete Costisick

About Pete Costisick

Pete Costisick spent 32 years in product design and development for Cummins Engine Company. He has written in-depth articles for various publications and organizations. He authored the 175-page book Anything That Rolls on Wheels, The People and Products of Montpelier Manufacturing.

Montpelier Urban – March/April 2012 Cover Story
Pete Costisick

1951 Montpelier Urban

The 1951 Montpelier Urban that appears on the cover of the March/April 2012 issue of Vintage Truck magazine was rescued from an Idaho prairie by local historian Alan Benjamin who commissioned its restoration to Body Works of Montpelier, Ohio. It was his way of honoring Montpelier Manufacturing’s former workers and calling attention to a manufacturing concern that was a vital part of the local economy from 1927 to 1965. What else is in this issue? Features 1948 Pilothouse Dodge A … Read the rest of the story…