Fire Engines. Motorhomes and Busses. Truck are almost as old as the automobile.
These are just our favorite trucks. The Gladiator was a much more modern full-size pickup than Jeep's earlier workhorses. This Jeep was contemporary enough that, with a few updates and styling changes, it stayed in production without a ground-up redesign for 24 years.
The media is filled with images of the wondrously rugged vehicle hauling endless cargo, serving its intended purpose and showing off its horsepower. Early American fire engines were called trucks. Much like their ship cannon predecessors, these trucks were water pump rigs on wheels that were pulled to the emergency location by humans.
Photo by Jim Park. What struck me while walking the show was how many of the trucks on display I had driven over the course of my career — not the actual trucks, mind you, but similar models. It was a bit like going out for dinner with all your ex-wives and former girlfriends at once.
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My home town has a Fire Museum that houses a bunch of old fire engines. They have one with the big chrome dome on the engine. It looks so awesome.
But something curious happens once trucks are off the road and out of the way. When a truck transforms from a rolling barricade—seemingly present solely to make you late—into a stationary piece of machinery for decades on end, it starts to grow a certain nostalgic aura, perfectly capsulizing its final days in a state of slow decay that can last a hundred years. Sometimes trucks rack up so many violations that the owners simply abandon them where they sit.
Take a look back at classic Ford trucks, starting with a model and moving on to Ford's popular F-Series trucks, which were first introduced in Some of the pickup trucks in this gallery are restorations, but many of the pictures were taken when the trucks were new. This 's picture was taken in Santa Monica, California -- a parade shot of lifeguards with a Ford truck and rescue dory. Pictures of Classic Ford Pickup Trucks.
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