American Trucks Of The 1960s

Author: Norm Mort
Editor: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1845842286
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This highly visual study covers the US and Canadian truck manufacturers that built trucks in North America in the 1960s. Canadian-built trucks were often unique, while others were built specifically for the American market. The North American truck manufacturers continued to thrive to meet the demands of the prosperity of the 1960s with fresh designs and features. These rugged, reliable trucks were capable of transcontinental commutes of goods on a regular basis, or performing delivery and construction tasks in and around cities. This concise volume covers not only the histories of the major and lesser known truck manufactures, but also the obscure, yet historically significant manufacturers.
American Trucks of the 1960s
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Norm Mort
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-01 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

This highly visual study covers the US and Canadian truck manufacturers that built trucks in North America in the 1960s. Canadian-built trucks were often unique, while others were built specifically for the American market. The North American truck manufacturers continued to thrive to meet the demands of the prosperity of
American Trucks of the 1950s
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Norm Mort
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-15 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

This highly visual study examines the important role of trucking in the growth of North America in the 1950s. With 120 images and evocative writing, it encapsulates the histories of the major, minor, obscure, but nonetheless historically significant truck manufacturers. Detailed captions and supportive text complement contemporary brochures, period literature,
American 1/2-ton Pickup Trucks of the 1960s
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Norm Mort
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-18 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

Examining the development of the popular ½-ton American pickup truck during the 60s, this book includes the numerous new alternative designs and engineering approaches. This volume also contains specifications, industry facts and figures, and optional equipment, via detailed text and previously unpublished images.
American 1/2-ton Pickup Trucks of the 1950s
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Norm Mort
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-18 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

Examining the evolution of the popular ½-ton American pickup truck, from a basic utility vehicle, to stylish icon and North America’s best selling vehicle, this volume focuses on specifications, rarer makes and models, industry facts and figures, and optional equipment, via detailed text and previously unpublished images.
American Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles of World War I
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Albert Mroz
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-08 - Publisher: McFarland

Even before American involvement in World War I, motor vehicle manufacturing in the United States was widespread and diverse, though the war served to expand the market rapidly. Hundreds of companies were building vehicles for military as well as civilian use during this time. From their beginnings until their demise,