Caterpillar

  • Massey Ferguson record prices

    Massey Ferguson record prices

    Chris Graham on 2nd October 2021

    We report from one of the summer's best classic tractor sales at which more Massey Ferguson record prices were recorded.

  • 1976 Mack F700-Series truck

    1976 Mack F700-Series truck

    Chris Graham on 16th June 2021

    Bob Weir meets American truck enthusiast Frankie Wilson, from Scotland, and gets to grips with his impressive 1976 Mack F700-Series truck.

  • Classic tippers and dumpers

    Classic tippers and dumpers

    Chris Graham on 20th May 2021

    Mike Forbes presents photos from the Chris Hodge ‘Stilltime’ archive featuring classic tippers and dumpers in different quarry settings.

  • Caterpillar D9 cable dozer

    Caterpillar D9 cable dozer

    Chris Graham on 17th May 2021

    Sandstone Heritage Trust has a great collection of earth-moving equipment, with one of the highlights being a Caterpillar D9 cable dozer.

  • A fabulous Ford 3000!

    A fabulous Ford 3000!

    Chris Graham on 4th April 2021

    Now and then you come across a genuinely superb, restored tractor, as the late Alan Barnes did with Tom Mew’s fabulous Ford 3000.

  • The Oshkosh M1070 Series

    The Oshkosh M1070 Series

    Chris Graham on 12th February 2021

    Newly-published by Kelsey Publishing, the fifth in the Military Trucks Archive series spotlights the Oshkosh M1070 Series. The fifth edition in Kelsey Publishing’s popular Military Vehicles Archive bookazine series has just been published, with this edition focussing on the British…

  • Life-long John Deere enthusiast

    Life-long John Deere enthusiast

    Chris Graham on 30th December 2020

    Bob Weir meets Jimmy Orr, a life-long John Deere enthusiast with a collection that includes tractors from the 1920s to the ‘60s. Life-long John Deere enthusiast: A selection of John Deere machinery from Jimmy Orr’s superb collection of . Jimmy…

  • The Manitowoc story

    The Manitowoc story

    Chris Graham on 15th December 2020

    Keith Haddock concludes the Manitowoc story, explaining how it survived to become America’s No.1 crane builder. The Manitowoc story: This 6400 carries a 16-cubic-yard bucket on a 160-foot boom, and is seen at work uncovering anthracite in Pennsylvania. Having achieved…

  • Classic Caterpillars working hard!

    Classic Caterpillars working hard!

    Chris Graham on 22nd November 2020

    Given the Covid situation, Jeremy Rowland was delighted to see plenty of classic Caterpillars working hard at the Link Club’s recent event.

  • A taste of Italy

    A taste of Italy

    Chris Graham on 16th October 2020

    The Fiat 50C may be an uncommon tractor, but this model also has an interesting history, as Tony Hoyland reveals.

  • Foden heavy-hauler

    Foden heavy-hauler

    Chris Graham on 16th September 2020

    If you think this much-travelled 1959 6x4 Foden heavy-hauler was been restored just to look good, then think again, as Bob Tuck explains.

  • Interesting truck developments: 1997

    Interesting truck developments: 1997

    Chris Graham on 21st January 2020

    1997 saw the rise of BritPop, New Labour sweeping to power and the death of Princess Diana. But there was also plenty of interesting truck developments, with new models from DAF, Volvo and MAN, as Pip Dunn recalls It’s no…