We have discovered a treasure of information recently about the history of the American pickup and wanted to share it with you. There are a series of articles about pickups and their history at pickuptrucks.com.

The Dodge B-Series trucks were by far the finest and most advanced pickups of their day. This may seem like a bold statement in light of the fact that Chevrolet and Ford both announced important new truck series at the same time: Chevrolet in June 1947, Dodge in December 1947 and Ford in January 1948. The three auto divisions announced their first post War automobiles as 1949 models.

Lets take a look at the Dodge B-Series truck features which put Dodge ahead of the competition. Read the entire article at pickuptrucks.com