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Trucks on Display

 

Below is a sampling of many of the trucks on display in our Trucking Hall of Fame® Exhibit Hall. When you visit, you’ll find more than what is featured here.

1918 VIM Blue


Truck Information:
This particular truck model was built by the VIM Motor Truck Co. (formerly Touraine Company). VIM Trucks ranged in price from $620 to $1050. Cost was dependent upon sizes of wagonettes, tires, canvas tops or cabs, The VIM Delivery Trucks covered greater distancews, and did more work in less time and at a lower cost than a horse and wagon could. These trucks were advertised as sturdy dependable trucks which could stand up under the strain of strenuous commercial service. The VIM Delivery Truck has a wheelbase that measures 89 inches with a 56 inch tread and weighs about 1,575 pounds. The 1918 model was the first year to feature electric lighting.



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