1909 FEDERAL MOTOR COMPANY TRUCK - 65909 Sold* at Las Vegas 2008 - Lot #109 1909 FEDERAL MOTOR COMPANY TRUCK https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/65909/65909_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #109

1909 FEDERAL MOTOR COMPANY TRUCK

Auction Las Vegas 2008
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 109
Year 1909
Make FEDERAL MOTOR COMPANY
Model
Style TRUCK
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 20693
Exterior Color RED
Interior Color BLACK
Cylinders
Engine Size
Transmission 2-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #109 - This is the oldest known truck in the world and has been a one owner family since new purchase in 1909. The first Federal production model was 1910, this is a registered 1909 prototype (re: D. Cameron Peck collection of the Detroit Public Library and the original blueprints and marketing material from the Federal Motor Truck Company). This truck is museum quality; 99% original condition. The other percentage has been restored to original blueprint specifications. The second oldest one known is a 1910 and is in the Henry Ford Museum in Detroit, Michigan. The third oldest known is a 1912. This vehicle, as well as the two previously listed, are all registered in the Federal Motor Trust Registry and with the Antique Truck Registry of the American Truck Historical Society. This antique has original family registration, original hard rubber tires and is in excellent running condition. This truck is authentic except for the wooden bed which has been restored to original blueprint specifications.
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