Tag Archives: Diamond Reo

Autocar Mondays – It’s Not a Pete

One of the last true long hood Autocars was the AT64 line of trucks. With quad headlights worked into rounded fenders next to a four piece split grill this truck is often mistaken as as Peterbilt at first glance. But … Continue reading

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The History of Diamond Reo Trucks – Part I

Editor’s Note: I’m proud to announce the first edition of The History of Diamond Reo Trucks by esteemed author. M.E. Folsom. In this monthly feature Mr. Folsom will guide us through the complex and often muddle history of Diamond Reo … Continue reading

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Still Working – 1971 Diamond Reo

So what do you do when your cruising down a two lane country road and you notice a Diamond Reo sitting in a construction yard? You stop of course! This past Monday I spent most of the day travelling with … Continue reading

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ATHS Springfield 2012 – Grab Bag

We are nearing the end of my ATHS Springfield coverage.  Or least photo coverage.  Please, hold back your tears.  Today is a mix of trucks from a variety of manufactures including Diamond-T, Freightliner, Ford, Oshkosh, and more.  Out of this group, … Continue reading

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ATHS Shout Out!

Dear Faithful Readers of Dailydieseldose.com, This is a post by none other than the moderator’s wife. Dailydieseldose hit it’s 1st birthday in April, yet sadly this is only my second post. It’s sad because I actually love to write. I … Continue reading

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Truck Spotting of Yesteryear

If you’re a regular visitor of this site you now how it works around here.  I tend to post articles relating to older trucks and equipment while sprinkling in some industry news for good measure.  I don’t proclaim to be … Continue reading

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ATHS Hudson Mohawk – Past Videos

As I mentioned a few days ago the Hudson Mohawk chapter of the ATHS will hold their annual two day show at the fairgrounds in Ballston Spa, NY.  Pack up the kids, the wife, the dog and hit the roads … Continue reading

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ESATA 2011

The gallery below does reflect true number of trucks that attended the Empire State Antique Truck Association’s 25th annual show.  I showed up on Saturday while the trucks were scheduled to show on Sunday.  Oh well, always next year.  Thanks to Dan … Continue reading

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Trucks and Stuff of the National Archives

Did you know The National Archives has Flickr account? Now you do. You can find the patent for Michael Jackson’s moon walk shoes or JFK’s fish chowder recipe. Feel free to browse thousands upon thousands of historical images. Being the … Continue reading

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Still Working – Ford LTL 9000 and Diamond Reo GIANT

Quite a catch here for a Tuesday, a Ford LTL 9000 and Diamond Reo GIANT. Two great examples of trucks that following the most basic of design, big hood, big engine. Do you know of an old truck or piece … Continue reading

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