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1978 Classic Trucks

Take a look at our 1978 classic trucks below to get professional truck photos, expert reviews, and detailed descriptions of each of our featured 1978 trucks.
•  1983
•  1965
•  1952
•  1979
•  1964
•  1951
•  1978
•  1963
•  1950
•  1977
•  1962
•  1949
•  1976
•  1961
•  1948
•  1974
•  1960
•  1947
•  1972
•  1959
•  1946
•  1971
•  1958
•  1945
•  1970
•  1957
•  1941
•  1969
•  1956
•  1940
•  1968
•  1955
•  1939
•  1967
•  1954
•  1937
•  1966
•  1953
1956 Ford F-100 - Just Like Dad
Bruce Ross describes himself as a typical 60-ish car guy working in his garage on a budget and reliving the dream.... more
How to Apply Water Based Paints - Part 2
If the 1986 Dodge featured in last month's article "Mail-Order Pride" about how to spray Auto-Air Colors water-based paint over Summit Racing's high-solids urethane clear has served to do anything,... more
Parts Department - May 2014
Check out these parts for your classic truck!... more
Professor Hammer - May 2014
Professor Hammer answers a reader's question on how to install doorskin.... more
Postage Paid - May 2014
Jim Rizzo answers readers' tech questions!... more
Driver's Seat - The Good Ol’ Days
Though I should have done this way back in the February issue (which had an on-sale date in early December), I'd like to wish all my friends, both readers and advertisers alike, a very belated but... more
Contemporary Truck Talk - All Mod Cons
What’s really cool is that we've come full circle in the industry that supports the classic truck market, and it’s caught up with what the greatest minds in Detroit can think up today.... more
Replacing Firewalls and Floorboards
When Mid Fifty F-100 Parts announced a few years ago that they had replacement firewalls, we couldn't get one here fast enough.... more
Professor Hammer - April 2014
Ron Covell gives metalworking tips to some of his readers.... more
Parts Department - April 2014
Check out this month's must-have truck parts!... more

Classic Trucks Blog

eBay Built Gasser Van
The editors of Hot Rod are in the process now of building this ’68 Chevy Van for the 2012 SEMA Show... more
eBay Built
The editors of Hot Rod, Lowrider, european car, and Four Wheeler are in the process now of building... more
Custom interior
Have you ever wanted a first class, award-winning custom interior for your rod or custom, but... more
ididit's 25th Year Anniversity!
ididit’s 25th Anniversary Car Show & Open House is this October 1st, 2011 It's that time of year... more

Classic Trucks Forum

1978 f150 oil pan gasket replacement for a 460 motor
I need information on replacing the oil pan gasket on a 460 from a 1978 f150. What are problems I... more
Question on a 1978 GMC Sierra
I bought a partially finished 1978 GMC Sierra 1/2 ton. The front fenders were replaced from a rust... more
buying a 1978 ford f150 custom
i would like to buy a 1978 ford f150 custom, it is a 4x4 with 10500 mile on no rust has been garge... more
1978 f150 oil pan gasket replacement for a 460 motor
crushed hands and fingers... sore wrists from flexing them backwards to unbolt the oil pump over... more
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