Category Archives: Autocar Trucks

Autocar Mondays – The Expert

I have never seen one of these Autocar models in real life. I guess that means I still have a few items to check off my bucket list before my time is up! Hugh sends in this shot of an … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Impending Storm

Here is a cool shot of a vintage Autocar from a photo I recently purchased on ebay. The caption reads…. George Savard of Medford loads a truck with sand at the MDC Central Services North Central Garage in Stoneham in … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Big Dog

Here we have a spectacular 87′ DK of Columbus Square Auto. It seems like if you find a 31 year old tow truck on the job it turns out to be an Autocar. No surprises here am I right? Brett … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Unique ACL

Check out this mighty fine ACL monster tow truck of Unique Towing and Recovery of Gananoque, Ontario. As far as ACL’s go they don’t look much tougher than this rig. Check out those dual stacks piped to (presumably) a Cat … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – So Close

Yup. Autocar Mondays is still a thing around here. I had to get off my butt an go find this truck but I’m glad I did as I’ve been wondering about the fate of this rig for some time now. … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Wrecking Ball

When you combine a four ton wrecking ball with super high resolution cameras you get some quality time wasting video. It’s even better when lurking in the background is a heavy spec Autocar. While not the main point of the … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – 1968 Locomotive Mover

Never send a train to do an Autocar’s job. Over the decades this Autocar DC of McHugh Locomotive has done its fair share of heavy hauling for one of the premier over sized load handlers of the northeast. I’m not … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Heavy Haul of the Netherlands

Greetings from the Netherlands! This picture perfect A-Car and backdrop could grace any postcard. In 1979 this DC10364B rolled out of the Autocar plant in Belgium after being equipped with Cummins NTC350, a Fuller 13 speed and a Rockwell 65,000 pound … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – What’s in the Garage

What do you see when you look into your garage? Maybe it’s organized. Or maybe it’s an organized disaster. Unless you’re one of the lucky few you probably don’t have this type of view in your shed. Do you have … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Bob Lees Autocar

Editor’s note: Today we feature a special contribution from long time truck enthusiast Frank Leparik.   Anyone who is involved in trucks no doubt will have a sentimentality – perhaps even a fondness – for the iconic, long-snouted Autocar. I can … Continue reading

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