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Mack Truck with a Detroit Diesel

Not all Mack Trucks have a Detroit Diesel under the hood but some do. We call those tracks awesome. While it might seem sacrilegious to some there were more than a few bulldogs that left the factory with something other … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Favorite Kenworth

Sometimes when I see a classic truck with a huge power plant being trailered to and from a truck show I feel like there is something missing. It’s one thing to see a truck start up and cruise over to … Continue reading

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Terex S-24 Scraper

I’m not sure how I feel about these photos. While it was exciting to finally be able to explore the Luber Homes property they also represent the end of an era. Long time visitors probably recall a post the earlier … Continue reading

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The Show That Kept on Giving

In the spirit of the season  enjoy more footage from the ATHS National Convention in York, PA. Book ended by a pair of Macks with a little of everything in between including a Chevy Bison, a mini Dodge Bighorn and … Continue reading

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Rat Rods Big Rig Style

Among the classic car and truck community the issue of rat rods is something of sore spot. Some hold the opinion that surviving vehicles should be restored or at the very least left alone. Others hold the belief that many … Continue reading

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The New Brockways In Town

This weekend I spent sometime at the Brockway Truck Museum as the new exhibit truck for the year were put in place. Many hard working and talented individuals volunteer¬†countless hours of their time to make this home for Brockway Trucks … Continue reading

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Still Working – Brockway 361

Still REALLY Working should be the title of this photo. Clarence and his 1974 Brockway 361 were recently pressed into action to help a friend whose tractor trailer had become stuck in the mud. It’s nice when you have a … Continue reading

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12V71 Detroit Diesel Brockway

This video will speak for itself. A Brockway with V12 Detroit Diesel under the hood. Enjoy the sights and sounds! When you’ve had ¬†you fill head on over to www.brockwaytrucks.org for more!

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Primping and Pulling

Lots of video today so find a comfortable seat and enjoy the show. We’ll start with a Peterbilt that not matter how much weight the sled put down was always able to make a full pull. You’ll find this truck … Continue reading

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Two for One Special

Last week I went to a surplus auction for a local ready mix company, The Saunders Companies. The auction catalog caught my eye with more than a few well maintained heavy duty Macks and other pieces of equipment. Just like … Continue reading

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