1950s Pickups Take to the Big Stage
Al Rogers

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  2014 goes down as a breakout year for the classic pickup truck at the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s. My yearly car show/event coverage includes several concours d’elegance shows around the country. Usually things kick off with the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance in Florida in early March. This year was no exception. I made my way to the event with a plan to cover the show and focus on the 10 Packard dream cars from the Ralph Marano … Read the rest of the story…

Pontiac Station Wagon – Rare, Regal, & Red
Bill Holder

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The 1938 Pontiac Station Wagon that appears in the January/February 2015 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Joe Stout. Joe knew he had acquired something special, a notion that was affirmed upon discovering that the vehicle had previously been owned by Howard Earl Hoover of the Hoover Company. Today, Joe knows of only three 1938 Pontiac Station Wagons still in existence. … Read the rest of the story…

1928 Pontiac Series 6-28 – Pontiac Made a Truck?
Candace Brown

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The 1928 Pontiac Series 6-28 that appears in the July/August 2014 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Bob Johnson, who takes much pride and pleasure in keeping his great-grand-father’s legacy on the road. Originally a four-door sedan, the Pontiac Six was converted into a flatbed truck after World War II to be used on the berry farm owned by Johnson’s grandfather. … Read the rest of the story…