Ford Thames Trader

  • It’s a County record-breaker!

    It’s a County record-breaker!

    Chris Graham on 4th September 2021

    The recent Cheffins-managed Liddle family sale saw some amazing machinery sold, including a spectacular Country record-breaker! It’s a County record-breaker: The ultimate 1983 1474 (No. 48724), which went on to make double what I predicted, fetching a whopping £249,312. It…

  • Ford Thames Trader

    Ford Thames Trader

    Chris Graham on 23rd July 2021

    Peter Esposito explains the important role that the Ford Thames Trader played for London Transport from the late 1950s onwards.

  • 1962 ERF KV tipper

    1962 ERF KV tipper

    Chris Graham on 14th May 2021

    Derek Horton ran ERFs for years in his business, then restored a 1962 ERF KV tipper. David Reed tells the story.

  • Classic commercial vehicles

    Classic commercial vehicles

    Chris Graham on 19th February 2021

    David Reed reports on last summer’s very successful Derbyshire Road Run, organised for classic commercial vehicles. Classic commercial vehicles: Entrants at the start of the Derbyshire Road Run, in Buxton. The 2020 Derbyshire Road Run for classic commercial vehicles attracted…

  • Neath Valley Collection

    Neath Valley Collection

    Chris Graham on 14th February 2021

    Peter Simpson enjoys a rare invitation to look around the massive but little-known Neath Valley collection of vintage and classic vehicles. Photography: Martyn Barnwell Ian Davies with just three lorries from his amazing Neath Valley Vehicle Collection. When it comes…

  • The County Super-4

    The County Super-4

    Chris Graham on 12th September 2020

    Sixty years ago, if you needed a stable, all-terrain, all-weather tractor, then the County Super-4 was the machine for you.