Freightliner Trucks: 1937-1981 Photo Archive by Robert GabrickFreightliner Trucks: 1937-1981 Photo Archive by Robert Gabrick

Freightliner Trucks: 1937-1981 Photo Archive

byRobert Gabrick

Paperback | May 2, 2003

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Unable to find a manufacturer to build his new design, Leland James, the founder of Consolidated Freightways, founded what would become Freightliner. Photographs handpicked from the Freightliner Corporate Archives, combined with in-depth captions, document Freightliner trucks from those first trucks up to its partnership with Daimler Chrysler.

Through the years Freighliners trucks brought many innovations including the all-aluminum cab, the integrated aluminum sleeper compartment and the full 90 degree tilt cab, all documented in the book.
An avid reader and researcher, Robert Gabrick became interested in trucks and all things mechanical at an early age. Since then Mr. Gabrick went on to become a history teacher, researcher, and writer. He has been awarded 26 separate fellowships and grants for his historical research and papers. About his current truck research, Mr. Gab...
Title:Freightliner Trucks: 1937-1981 Photo ArchiveFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:128 pages, 10.25 × 8.5 × 0.25 inShipping dimensions:10.25 × 8.5 × 0.25 inPublished:May 2, 2003Publisher:Enthusiast BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1583880909

ISBN - 13:9781583880906