We just bought this special Ford Pick up truck from 1946. Original condition .
Runs and drives great.
V8 flathead 3917 cc engine with 100 hp.
3 speed transmission.
The 1946 Ford pickup was a 1/2-ton truck that came with either a 226-cubic-inch in-line six cylinder or a 239-cubic-inch V8. The six-cylinder engine produced 90 horsepower at 3,300 rpm and 180 foot pounds of torque at 1,200 rpm. The eight-cylinder engine produced 100 hp at 3,800 rpm and 180 foot pounds of torque at 2,000 rpm. It was only available with a three-speed manual transmission on the floorboard.
Ford Motor Company halted civilian auto production by Feb. 10, 1942,
The 1946 Ford truck was the first Ford truck model on the assembly line following the end of the war in 1945. Parts from the 1942 model were used, which explains the similarities in the two trucks