1957 Chevrolet Other Pickups dump truck Description
This truck started its life on the historic XYZ ranch in New Mexico where it lived for over 60 years. It drove to its new owners house and relievedregularlight use. We drove it to town and it became the Smokey Joes Sign 2 years ago. Starts and Runs needs battery, Dump Bed works.
We are expanding and cleaning up so this running working Dump truck with 5th wheel plate it for sale.
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This article originally appeared in the December, 2015 issue of Hemmings Classic Car.
- In 1957 the light trucks received a new grille, while the design of medium and heavy duty trucks remained invariable. The new grille was standard white color, or extra-cost chromed. Cabs from this year received wrap-around rear windows for better visibility when backing. Only three engine options were available to light truck buyers, those being the basic Jobmaster and Thriftmaster 6-cylinder units or the 265 cubic inch Trademaster V8. However buyers did have a choice of four transmissions: the standard column 3-speed, a floor shifter heavy-duty 3-speed; a floor shifter 4-speed, or the column-mounted 4-speed Hydra-Ma c.