Features You Wish You Had on Your Ford Truck
When it comes time to look at a new, or new-to-you truck, you tend to shop based on a a few things. Price, capability, and features are all things that come to mind on the new vehicle checklist.
No matter whether your truck is brand new, or 50 years old, you use it every day going to work, doing work, or whatever else you use your truck for.
Back in the 1970s and 1980s, truck ads were packed full of zany stunts that allowed the automaker to show off just how much work their vehicles could do and this week’s Throwback Thursday video features a 1979 Ford F-150 ad where the bestselling half ton pickup carries the competition – literally.
The Ford Explorer is best known today for being one of the most popular models in the history of the sport utility vehicle segment, but back in the late 1970s, Explorer was a special premium upgrade package for the Ranger trimline of the Ford F-100 and F-150 pickup.