Classic & Vintage Commercials magazine is dedicated to heavy commercial vehicles. Focusing on the truck manufacturers from the heyday of road haulage over the past eight decades. Take a trip down memory lane with Britain’s best-selling classic road-haulage magazine. From reader’s restorations and recollections to company histories and archive images, you’ll find a welcome mix of nostalgia and news and even some classic trucks for sale.
CLASSIC & Vintage COMMERCIALS
MAGNIFICENT MAN • Following a busy life shifting muck, this MAN 30 331 tipper was restored to show condition in just six months. Peter Simpson tells the story.
SPRING TRACTOR WORLD
TOMMY WILLIAMS’ FOUR COUNTIES LORRY ROAD RUN
ENFIELD IS BACK!
GREEN GODDESS COMPENDIUM
ALL ROOTES TO GAYDON!
BACK WITH A BANG! • After a two-year gap due to Covid, the HCVS London to Brighton run made a very welcome return in 2022. The Editor was there, camera in hand…
CAMPSITE GODDESS • Converting a retired Civil Defence Bedford RL based fire tender into a luxur y motorhome proved a labour of love. Iain Wakefield tells the story…
Letters • YOUR VIEWS, COMMENTS AND RECOLLECTIONS...
CLYDE VALLEY CLASSICS • Tennant of Forth has a proud history dating back over a century. Proprietor John Tennant also likes old lorries and has a particularly soft spot for Scanias, as Bob Weir discovers.
COOL CONVERSION… • This unique Austin A30 ice-cream van was the much-admired centrepiece of the Austin A30/A35 Owners Club stand at the 2021 NEC Classic Car Show. Russ Harvey tells the story of its conception and creation...
FORD/FORDSON THAMES E83W VAN • Mike Neale looks at a van which, somewhat surprisingly, wasn’t modelled when current but has certainly made up for it since…
MARINA VAN MAN • Mike Neale meets Tony Page, and one of his 14, yes fourteen, Morris Marina Commercials.