Walston has been a member of FTE since 2004 and is the proud owner of “The 60.” The 60 is the name he gave to the 1960 Ford F-100 that happily occupies his garage. The rig looks amazing on the outside, but it arguably looks even better under the hood. Walston and his son did a frame off rebuild of the classic Ford, and it doesn’t appear they could have done any better.
For today’s feature of TRUCK YOU we are entering a somewhat colder atmosphere. One with a certain crisp to the air throughout the year and trees that stretch through large stretches of the land. We’re entering a place where are the locals say “eh” and are always polite. That’s right — today we’re entering Canada! [...] More »
Check out these “Free Wheeling” factory-customized Ford trucks and vans from the late 1970s. It’s hard to imagine what types of graphics Ford would come up with today if they offered a new line of customized trucks. The “Free Wheeling” Styleside pickup above has rainbow stripes, blacked out bumper and grille, aluminum wheels and Goodyear [...] More »
This week’s Throwback video turns back the clock to 1978, when Ford took interesting approaches to show off how tough the new F Series was back then. Most importantly, they drop the truck at the beginning of the commercial and while we can’t really tell how far the Ford F Series pickup falls – it [...] More »
According to my source, this Brazilian Ford F-100 is from a 1980s sales brochure. These particular fifth generation F-100s where assembled in São Paulo, Brazil from 1971 up until 1992. It sure seems like Brazil is the place to go to if you need to hunt for some old Ford body parts. But don’t go looking for engine [...] More »