Garford – Taking a Chance
Erin McCarty

1920 Garford

The 1920 Garford that appears in the July/August 2012 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Bill Kirby of Asheboro, North Carolina. Although the Garford is unsophisticated and crude by today’s standards, the truck exhibits an undeniable beauty in simplicity of style and attention to detail. Text and photos by Ron Crable … Read the rest of the story…

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…