The 1960 Ford F100 is one of the third generation of F-Series Truck developed by Ford in 1956 to 1960. On the other hand, Ford’s competitors such as General Motors and Dodge also produced cars with a similar type. However, there is a slight difference in the design of the front bodywork which is wider aims to align parts of the cab and front fenders.
For those who love the world of custom trucks, 1960 Ford F100 might become the most favorite type of vehicle to customize. With a cute little classic box in design, this truck is very easy to modify. Although the age is more than half a century with a graceful and creativity, the 1960 Ford F100 Custom will look very classy and elegant.
Take a look at some of the pictures collection of the 1960 Ford F100 Custom Truck:
At the end of World War II, the production of trucks in America increased very rapidly. If you are one of the people that live in those days, of course, you’ll remember the streets in America are full of trucks to transport goods. Competition by the car manufacturers such as GMC, Chevrolet, Dodge, Studebaker, and Ford became very tight. They created many models of trucks to meet the needs of customers at that time. The one that to this day still exists is the Ford truck F100 series.
You will see the difference in the design of the truck at the time of transition between 1957 to 1960 which influenced by the shape of the design before and after the war and span of time between the years 1961 to 1966 which has a more oval shape.
Ford 1957-1961 series much lighter with the size of a small sleigh cab when compared with the F-Series after that. To make sure the design looks modern and elegant Ford make a slab-sided fleetside or Styleside box standard equipment with the more traditional stepside.
1960 Ford F-100 Specs
- Engine Type: V8 4785 cc | 292.0 cu in. | 4.8 L | 171 HP (125.856 KW)
- Model: V8 292
- Engine Location: Front
- Drive Type: Rear Wheel (standard), 4WD
- Weight: 3050 lbs or 1383.457 kg
- Transmission: 3 Automatic Heavy-duty | Production Figures
- Production Years for F-Series: 1957 – 1960
- Total Ford Production for 1960: 1,439,370
- Price: $1,580-$2,270