DECEMBER 2012: 1964 DODGE 500 3 TON GRAIN TRUCK—REAL LIFE ON THE FARM
Clayton Hazlett is truly a 3rd generation car guy. His grandfather was the ultimate car guy in an era when cars were practical, not collectible.
Fortunately Clayton was given the same DNA so this big Dodge 500 grain truck has a secure future in his hands.
DECEMBER 2012 SANTA PAWS 2: A CHRISTMAS MOVIE STAR 1965 CHEVY PANEL TRUCK
Stan Vandenbroek is a big fan of the iconic Chevy panel trucks from the 60s, so it is no surprise that he jumped at a chance to get one this year.
The surprise twist in the plot was that it turned out his 1965 Chevy panel was also a movie star.
DECEMBER 2012:1976 DODGE BOOGIE VAN—STILL A ‘ROCKIN 35 YEARS LATER
There was a four-wheeled revolution in the 70s that played a big role in the social structure of a then- young generation of Baby Boomers who wanted a van with benefits in the Me Decade.
Vans had evolved from the love machine hippy era of the 60s into full-blown party wagons by the 70s.
If you didn't own a van, then you really wanted to have a buddy that owned a van.
DEC 2012: A 1952 MERCURY M-1: THIS CANUCK TRUCK HAS A LONG FAMILY HISTORY
Gord Bredo was not the first owner of his 1952 Mercury M-1 pickup truck because that honor went to his father.
The common denominator for Gord and his Dad was the Merc truck because it was the first truck for both father and son.
A Mercury truck is a rare species because they were found only on the Canadian side of the border in North America during their run, thus the "Canuck truck" label.
DECEMBER 2012 STARS IN TRAFFIC: A SALUTE TO THE NON-ABS, NON AIRBAG EQUIPPED COURAGE
Courage is something that is measured by deeds, not words but outside the race track you rarely see the term applied to drivers.
Unless they're behind the wheel of an old car or truck.
New car drivers automatically assume that everything that's on the road can stop like a 2012 Honda Accord.
- DECEMBER 2012 STARS OF THE SHOW: HOW ABOUT A LOOK BACK AT SOME SHOW CLASSICS?
- DECEMBER 2012 FALLEN STARS: CHRISTMAS GIFT SUGGESTIONS COME IN UNIQUE PACKAGES
- CHANGING OF THE SEASON —A FLORIDA CAR SHOW PICKS UP THE TORCH FOR THE SEMPER FI FUND
- NOVEMBER 2012: BARN FIND 1972 GMC—THIS IS THE HOLY GRAIL FOR SURVIVOR VEHICLES
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