Results for: DUMP TRUCK

RealRides of WNY - 1967 F-750

Day Two of “Five Days of Big Trucks”If you ever travel the Shoreline Trail, which runs along the Niagara River from Tonawanda to Buffalo, you may have noticed this 1967 Ford F-750 dump trucksitting in a Black Rock neighborhood industrial parking lot in Buffalo. It’s been there for years and is pretty much visible only from the trail (or, of course, the parking lot!). The F-750 wa

RealRides of WNY - 1961 Ford C-800

I wish I had some sort of business for which this 1961 Ford C-800dump truck would come in handy. It looks very intact for a 60-year-old work truck, needing maybe a simple respray to bring in back into showroom condition. Of course, that’s on the outside; I’m assuming the mechanicals are also in good shape. Before driving it though, I hope I’d remember to remove that pry bar which

RealRides of WNY - 1984 Ford F-350

Was great to see this 1984 Ford F-350out on the job one day early this summer in Tonawanda. This well-preserved contractor’s dump truck hardly looks like it worked a day in its life! Although this one’s not h-u-g-e, the F-350 chassis-cab model was available in three different wheelbases which topped-off at 160.8 inches; the longest could accommodate bodies up to 12 feet wide with a max


SHORT DRIVES…by Jim Corbran, Automotive ColumnistYou have to wonder what Mothers Against Drunk Driving would think about the headline in a recent Bentley pressrelease: “Bentley Celebrates London Cocktail Week.” Yes the Bentley Cocktail was served in the back seat of a new Flying Spur V8 S (and only in the back seat we assume), and a history of London Cocktail Week (a celebration