A West Coast collector has just purchased one of the 1926 Hudson "trucks" that was used in the historic big screen version of John Steinbeck's novel "Grapes of Wrath." The vehicle -- actually a converted 1926 Hudson Touring Car -- has been in storage since 1940, a year after the Fonda film was shot. The buyer is picking the car up the Saturday after Christmas. Old Cars Weekly will publish a report as soon as all the facts are in. This vehicle has the Hudson Super Six. Apparently the second one had a Ford V-8 installed. Anyone out there driving a converted Hudson truck that had a Ford V-8 in it?
Worldwide Auctioneers to offer up the Ron Thorne Collection in Scottsdale January 26th
Worldwide Auctioneers will offer up 35 outstanding cars from 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝗻 𝗧𝗵𝗼𝗿𝗻𝗲 𝗖𝗼𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 at their upcoming Scottsdale Auction on January 26th.