American Trucks of the 1960s (Those were the days ... by Norm Mort

By Norm Mort

This hugely visible examine covers the united states and Canadian truck brands that equipped vans in North the US within the Sixties. Canadian-built vehicles have been frequently targeted, whereas others have been equipped particularly for the yankee marketplace. The North American truck brands persevered to thrive to satisfy the calls for of the prosperity of the Sixties with clean designs and lines. those rugged, trustworthy vans have been able to transcontinental commutes of products frequently, or appearing supply and building projects in and round cities.
This concise quantity covers not just the histories of the foremost and lesser recognized truck manufactures, but in addition the vague, but traditionally major brands akin to to be had, Biederman, Brown, Corbitt, Leyland Canada and others.
Comprehensive captions and supportive textual content mix with modern brochures, interval literature, street try out details of the day, manufacturing unit pictures and over fifty color pictures of restored American vehicles, to narrate the significance of those historical automobiles. certain photographs of the engines and lines specialise in what it used to be that set definite brands aside during this hugely aggressive industry.
This succinct, actual e-book on American trucking offers a nostalgic examine an important period in North American history.

eBook ISBN: 978-1-787110-82-3 (9781787110823)
Print ISBN: 9781845842284 (9781845842284)

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