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1915 Autocar XX1UF truck; Autocar Company; 1915; 2015.276

1915 Autocar XX1UF truck
About this object
Year: 1915
Make: Autocar
Model: XX1UF
Serial No: 14185
Engine Make: Autocar
Engine Type: 2 cylinder horizontally opposed
In3: 159
GVWlbs: 4000
Gearbox: 3 speed
There were approximately 30,000 of this model built between 1908 and 1926. From 1908 until 1919 they were the only model built by Autocar and in 1919 they introduced a 4 cylinder model.
This truck was bought from Southwards Motor Museum at Paraparamu in 2001 where it had been in the basement for approximately 20 years. It may have come from a farm in the Wairarapa or Hawkes Bay. It took Ian Ridd and Bill Richardson 6 months to restore.

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technology, transport, truck
Bill Richardson Transport World
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From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World
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