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…

Fall Boasts Bounty of Truck Shows
Karen O’Brien

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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…

Chevrolet C-10 – September/October 2014 Cover Story
Al Rogers

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The 1963 Chevrolet C-10 half-ton pickup that appears on the cover of the September/October 2014 issue of Vintage Truck magazine was originally owned by farmer Henry Steinfeldt of Eldora, Iowa, before being bought by Keith Bisson in 1987, the year he graduated from high school. Henry had taken very good care of his truck, and Keith has had to do very little to maintain the pristine appearance besides repainting it in its original Cameo White. What else is in this … Read the rest of the story…