If you don’t know what a Detroit Diesel 8V-92TA is…well…don’t worry, because I’m going to explain it to you. Most modern Class-8 trucks are powered by big inline-6 turbo diesel engines, but there was a time when you could get a V8. And you could get a two-stroke diesel V8. Yeah. With a turbocharger and […]
Nobody really wants to go back to the smog filled skies of yesteryear…but there is just something about an aged vintage truck that just seems cool. Back before trucks had automatic transmissions, self braking systems, automated driver logs, and diesel particulate filters…they were a smoke beltching metal beasts with a bionic heart driven by a […]
Check out this 1978 Ford C600 Cabover Wrecker here on eBay bidding for $2,550 reserve-not-met with $10,000 buy-it-now with auction ending today (Friday) at 6:48PM PST. *As an eBay Partner, DT may be compensated if you make a purchase.
If you’ve ever needed a vehicle to break a lease or get you kicked out of an HOA, this next one will do the job nicely, all while giving you a constant source of side income. It’s also mostly orange. Find this 1961 Chevrolet C-60 Cabover “Cheap Hooker, Plus Tow Jobs” offered for $5,800 in […]
With the prices of vintage Volkswagen buses pushing through the roof (who would have imagined that any VW would ever be worth more than a 911?) what are you gonna buy when you need something to live in down by the river? You are going to need something that is exempt from emissions and inspections […]
When I first started writing the Daily Turismo, people would ask me; why are you looking at me writing about these cars? My typical answer was because I enjoyed finding and sharing stock or wild rides, and each time I find a new and interesting model I learn a little more. What will you do […]