Aftermarket Versus OEM: Which Parts Should You Choose?

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If you’re planning on restoring a Chevy truck or having one restored for you, one of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is whether or not you will use OEM or aftermarket parts to restore your truck. Each of these options have their own advantages and disadvantages which should be taken into account before deciding on which type … Read More

Finding a 1950’s Chevy Truck for Sale

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How do you find a 1950’s Chevy truck for sale? Looking for a 1950’s Chevy truck for sale should be your first priority in starting a restoration project. However, if you have never done this before, it may be difficult to get started. You may feel intimidated or overwhelmed because you do not know where to look for a 1950’s … Read More

Restoring a 1950’s Chevy Truck

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Where to find the necessary parts for a 1950’s Chevy truck restoration? When receiving a restored 1950’s Chevy truck, you should know that it takes a lot of time and effort to run down certain parts for the truck. The restoration alone can take a lot of time and then when you factor in all the time spent searching for … Read More

Classic Chevy Trucks

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What are considered classic Chevy trucks? When it comes to classic Chevy trucks, there may be many variations and years that are considered “classic”. Often, these trucks are immediately known as classic when you see one, but there are certain things that make a classic Chevy truck. Nothing speaks more classic truck than the 1950 Chevy truck. This truck brought … Read More

The 1950 Chevy Truck Advance Design Series Remains A Classic To This Day

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Beginning in 1947, Chevrolet rolled out their newly redesigned truck models, the Advance Design series.  These trucks were immediately loved for their new larger cab size as well as for the new robust and curvaceous looks.  This new series was an instant classic as far as trucks went. The headlights were integrated into the front fenders, the windshield was split … Read More

Things You Should Know When Rebuilding Your 1950 Chevy Truck

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What makes a 1950 Chevy truck so popular? The history surrounding the 1950 Chevy truck makes it a classic that many people long to rebuild and have. It was created right after World War II, a time in American history that was marked with change in a world that was seeking to rebuild. This truck design was first introduced in … Read More

The 1950 Chevy Truck – History, Characteristics, and Restoration

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Since the invention of the automobile, it seems people come down on one of two sides – those who see them for their mere utility, and those with a genuine love for the manufacturing and design that goes into them. Those who find themselves in the second category look at automobiles as not just machines, but works of art. So … Read More

Classic Chevy Truck Restoration Services

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The idea of restoring a classic Chevy truck can be exciting. That is, until you’re working on turning that idea into a reality. Then you realize that it’s, well, work. Restoring classic trucks takes time and energy. When it comes right down to it, most of the people who are interested in classic Chevy trucks are either too old or … Read More

History of the 1950’s Chevy Truck

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Chevy aficionados all recognize this style of Chevrolet as one that set a new industry standard back in the early 1950’s, with feature such as integrated headlights and a larger, more comfortable cab. This Chevy design was known simply as the “Advanced Style” or “Advanced Design”. Being GM’s first post-war vehicle creation, as well as America’s first new post-war truck, … Read More