My Car Quest

June 5, 2020

Pickup Trucks – An Opportunity For A Progressive Concours d’Elegance?

by Mike - Ford introduced the first purpose built pickup truck in 1925; it was based on the Model T. They called it the "Ford Model T Runabout with Pickup Body." I guess Ford gets credit for coining the term “pickup” too. By 1932 Ford had sold … [Read more...]

Pickup Trucks – We Love Them

by Mike -  Do you wonder why we do not see classic pickup trucks at a Concours d'Elegance? They are relegated to local car shows or hot rod and custom car shows. Above is a 1940-1946 Chevrolet - just like the one my father owned and let me … [Read more...]