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Autocar Mondays – Old 97

I can only imagine the look on the eyes of a tire dealer when one of these “Michigan Specials” rolls into the shop. I’ve often wondered how this unique trucking combination came to be and why some many axles are … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Springfield Surplus

It just a little over two weeks the ATHS National Show will take place in Des Moines, Iowa. Hundreds upon of hundreds of classic trucks will be on display and I plan to be on hand to see each and … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Exchange Student

While some truck makers drifted in the ocean of popular trends Autocar never strayed from what it made it a success. From day one they produced heavy duty trucks following a tried and true formula. Here we see a 1973 Autocar DC9964T … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – 1963 DC75

Today we travel down memory lane in style wit this 1963 DC75 Autocar truck as it appeared at the 2003 ATHS National Convention in Syracuse, NY. Back in ’63 This Autocar would have been considered the stylish largecar of the … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Big Cam AT64F

You’re doing alright in life when your daily driver is a 1983 Autocar AT64F complete with a Big Cam Cummins. Brian drives this truck around the southwest hauling a variety of heavy and over-sized loads. Gearing is provided by a … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Holmes W70

Pretend for a moment you work for Holmes, the world renowned manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment. You just finished the design for the W-70 that ultimately¬†will turn out to be the largest and most powerful mechanical wrecker ever built. … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – CT Edition

Wandering through a car show is one of those perfect activities for a warm summer evening. It’s even better when a few big trucks show up to the car show and when those trucks happen to be Autocars you just … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Madlibs

Have you ever wanted to create your own 1954 Autocar from the ground up? Now is your chance. As we saw the other day Ryan took a great selection of shots from the ATHS Central California chapter truck show, one … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – Double Vision

Brothers sent to a different mother? Once again I was browsing through some older photos when I cam across this pair of near identical looking Autocars. The longer you look the more you spot the differences between the two but … Continue reading

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Auotcar Mondays – 1973 DC 10364B

When you think about Autocar trucks what kind of truck comes to mind? Maybe your imagination travels to the the curving and flowing style¬†of a 1940’s U-Model. Or perhaps your tastes lean toward the squared lines of a the ever … Continue reading

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