1940 Ford Panel Van

Fully restored, this 1940 Ford panel truck was spotted near Guerneville Road in Santa Rosa recently. With retrofitted wheels and tyres, and satin period color painted finish – it’s almost a daily driver. This one was seen in the parking lot of a local supermarket. Eye candy!  

Hook & Ladder Winery Jeep FC 170 fire truck

Jeep FC-150 and FC-170 Trucks

Jeep’s cabover trucks had such clean and uncluttered lines, it’s hard to believe the Jeep Forward Control or FC – 150 / 170 dates back to 1956 and went out of production as early as 1965. The only visual resemblance to the Jeep family is the traditional six bar grille, the shape of the headlight […]

Classic Ford truck barn find in Santa Rosa, California

1968 – 1974 Second Generation Ford E Series

Representing a style contrast from the 1940 Ford Deluxe Delivery Van this second generation Ford Econoline 100 is sitting as a barn find in Santa Rosa, California. The Oak tree is preserving this future restoration from the elements. This model was the first of the heavy duty Ford E series, sharing chassis strengths of the […]

A classic survivor car in the USA - Oldsmobile 442 from 1967

1966 Oldsmobile 442

Classic USA survivor car on a day out in the burbs. It’s a sunny Saturday morning in northern California and what else would you do with your 1966 Oldsmobile 442 but take it on a warm-up run to the local supermarket? This classic is said to be the last of the triple 2 barrel carburettor […]