Post by Bernard Kron on Dec 1, 2011 23:08:20 GMT -5
This is from the 1957 Custom Car Annual. It's a 6 page spread about a hot new emerging trend, pickups! The remarkable thing is that, with the exception of using cast racing car style (mag) wheels, almost every style technique or feature we consider Traditional in a full fendered pickup trucks can be found somewhere in this article. The pictures would have been taken in 1955 or 1956 at the latest. Many of these trucks had to have been customized right off the showroom floor.