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1957 Chevrolet Truck Commercial - "Champs of the ALCAN Run"


To promote the toughness of its full line of trucks, Chevrolet sent a convoy - the '57 Task Force fleet - up the Alaska Highway, making the 1,523-mile run from Dawson Creek, British Columbia, to Fairbanks, Alaska, in less than 45 hours. The trucks used were a 1957 Cameo Carrier pickup, a 1 Ton Panel truck, a dump-body tandem axle, a van-panel-body Low Cab Forward, a high-speed transmission tractor trailer, and a tractor trailer Powermatic (3:44).

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