This book examines all aspects of the history of one of Ford Motor Company’s greatest successes, its F-series pickups. Complementing a detailed text examining annual model changes, options, specifications and the unique appeal of Ford’s limited-edition and high-performance pickups are hundreds of illustrations, nearly all in colour.
This book examines the most popular pickup truck of all time, the Ford F-150 and its predecessor, the F-100. It provides readers with hundreds of illustrations, many in color, of the F-series pickups. In addition, there are chapters on restoring the first F-1 pickup of 1948 and the original F-100 of 1953.
About the author
Robert Ackerson lives in the small upstate New York community of Schenevus. Formerly a public school teacher, he now writes full-time on a wide variety of automotive topics. He is also the author of Veloce Publishing's Chrysler 300- America's Most Powerful Car. Having owned several F-series pickups, he is very familiar both with their heritage and their versatility.