If you need a vehicle for hauling stuff around your swamp, I think we’ve got something special for you today. The M520 Goer is a 4-wheel-drive articulated heavy duty tactical military truck built by Caterpillar in the mid 1970s…and it is special. The 4 tires are mounted without suspension OR steering…yup, the steering wheel (tiller?) […]
A few months ago we had a fun time watching a lucky DT reader buy Hugh’s old Cummins powered Dodge farm truck for a few bones. This next truck is a Chevy that is equally dilapidated, but has an interesting engine swap. You could get a C/K truck in the 70s with a diesel, but it was the terrible Oldsmobile V8 diesel, not a proper commercial diesel. However, it appears that somebody shoved a CAT 1160 (which is an older version of Caterpillar’s 3208) Diesel V8 under the hood of this next hulk of metal and wood. Find this 1975 Chevrolet C30 Custom offered for $3000 in Fallbrook, CA via craigslist.