2012 Work Truck Show Highlights From Pickuptrucks.com

Pickuptrucks.com's Mark Williams heads to the 2012 Work Truck Show to see some of the unique vehicles.


Ford Model TT Truck Introduced!

Model TT Truck: In 1917, Ford announced the start up of a one-ton chassis line. This new chassis would be for the Model TT truck. The chassis was basically a Model T passenger car chassis, but it had a longer, stronger frame. From the collections of The Henry Ford and Ford Motor Company.


The New Ford Transit Custom

Transit Custom represents a completely new generation of one-ton commercial vehicles from Ford, offering businesses an unmatched combination of style, driver appeal and outstanding functionality. The New Ford Tourneo Custom Makes Perfect People-Mover for Business or Leisure. With car-like dynamics, a driver-focused cockpit and new interior design, the vehicle is aimed at a new generation of personal use, lifestyle and executive shuttle customers. It offers a choice of eight or nine seats and short or long wheelbases; delivers outstanding functionality, durability and low cost of ownership including excellent fuel economy Transit on Facebook: http://bit.ly/FbTransit


Commercial Customers Test Pre-Production 2011 Ford Super Duty: To supplement the rigorous durability testing performed by its own engineers, Ford has asked selected commercial customers with severe-duty applications to test pre-production models of the all-new 2011 Ford Super Duty for six months before the truck goes on sale. Reynolds Asphalt & Construction Co. of Euless, Texas, took delivery of a 2011 Super Duty F-550 4x2 dual rear wheel chassis cab upfitted with a mechanic's bed to use as a service truck for the company's heavy-duty equipment. The F-550 will carry welding equipment, compressors and a crane body to jobsites for repairs on Reynolds' heavy equipment, including pavers, rollers and graders.