As American as baseball and apple pie, the Ford pickup has been a hard-working American fixture for nearly one hundred years. Those years of trucking roll out in the pages of this book, which celebrates generations of Ford pickups in photographs and anecdotes, historical images, trivia, and technical details.
From the old TTs and flatbeds to all the classic F-series, these are the trucks that have kept America moving.
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For over 80 years, America's favorite pickup truck has worn a blue oval. Henry Ford's first pickups were the Model TTs , a basic conversion kit that transformed the Model T roadster into a hauling machine. After World War II, the dedicated F-series truck line, equipped with heavy-duty V-8 engines, established Ford as the truck leader of the auto industry. The Ranchero, Ranger, Bronco, SVT performance series, and more followed. Today's Ford trucks still make any job easier while cosseting the driver in comfort unimagined in Henry's day. Author and photographer Mike Mueller covers decades of truck history in Ford Pickup Trucks. Color photos of gorgeous originals and restored classics include details of the engine, interior, and more. For Ford truck fans young and old, Ford Pickup Trucks is the fantastic story of an American original.About the Author:
Mike Mueller has worked as a freelance automotive photojournalist since 1991. He has worked for Automobile Quarterly, Corvette Fever, Muscle Car Review, and Mustang Monthly, among others. Mueller has also written and contributed to over 50 automotive books, including Motorbooks’ American Horsepower: 100 Years of Great Car Engines, The Complete Book of Corvette: Every Model Since 1953, and The Complete Book of Mustang: Every Model Since 1964½. He lives in Kennesaw, Georgia.
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