1928 Ford "A" pickup truck Green with black fenders and black leather interior. Covered side mount tire, radiator ornament, drivers side mirror, chrome horn, aluminum step plates, tailgate chain covers, large tail lights, driver's side (hand operated) windshield wiper; In line L head 4 cyl, w/ down draft carburetor and cast iron block with serial number; Four Sears Allstate 4.50 x 5.25 / 21 nylon safety tread tires; Four fiberglass fenders Stored in warehouse, last run in 2008. Good condition. See added comments in picture of Appraisal. Purchase price is as is at the seller's warehouse in Tallahassee, Florida. Buyer pays all transportation, taxes, or other costs associated with the sale of this vehicle.
The antique truck has been re-created as a Mobilgas fuel-delivery vehicle
The Pick of the Day is a 1930 Model A restored as a police ‘paddy wagon’ that seems accurate for the era
Founded in 1973, Rootlieb Manufacturing produces metal hoods and other panels for the collector car restoration industry. The Pick of the Day is a 1928 Ford Model A Rootlieb Speedster.
Once again, the Hagerty crew has created a drivable automobile in just 100 hours and sourced completely from the piles of used parts at the Hershey Swap Meet.
The idea of Hagerty’s Swap to Street Challenge sprouted from a simple concept often heard at the Hershey Swap Meet, that you could build an entire car from the used parts.
‘I’m a Ramblin’ Wreck from Georgia Tech and a hell of an engineer…”
Often a popular car to turn into a classic hot rod, the 1930 Ford Model A was created to help Ford maintain a strong presence in the market during a time when other cars began to be more affordable and practical.
“Dry lake” means something different in Southern California than it does in the rest of the world. Speed-obsessed hot rodders since the late 1940s have viewed the flat, dusty expanses of prehistoric lake beds as perfect places to go fast.