Hagerty wheeled out the cab of a 1946 Ford pickup truck and provided the automotive experts with the supplies. That team consisted of writer and hot rod-builder Tara Hurlin, analyst and electronics expert Matt Lewis, parts supply specialist Devin Rekow, and finally Hagerty client relations specialist and vintage rally driver Brad Phillips. You can see their day-one efforts here:
Impressively, they found all the parts at the famous Hershey Automotive Swap Meet, and built the truck for less than $10,000. And you can see the final phases of the project here:
Once they completed the truck, they drove it from their makeshift workshop at Hershey back to Hagerty’s headquarters in Traverse City, Michigan—a journey of 700 miles!