RetiredMartin Forbes is from North Branford, Connecticut. Martin is a 63-year-old retired truck driver who loves working on his 2001 GMC Sonoma and going to the shows. His GMC is metallic cherry red with pearl and purple ghost flames, lowered four inches in the front and three inches in the back. To smooth out the exterior, the tailgate is shaved, sporting a Street Scene rear roll pan, side quarter panels, and some chrome work on the engine. Next on Martin's to do list are makeover plans for the interior.
Get It UpMichael Whitaker from Shepherdsville, Kentucky, has a '98 Ford Ranger. The suspension rap sheet includes suspension done by Fat Man Fabrications with a FBSS wishbone four-link and a monster C-notch. The exterior treatments start with an aftermarket front bumper, and Leer bed cover, and also sports accessories from APC including; mirrors, clear corners, roll pan, euro taillights and a billet grille. The inside rap-sheet includes: a 7-inch Kenwood flip down TV, a pounding 10-inch L5 Kicker pushed by an MTX Amp, and seats wrapped in green and white crushed velvet. The entire package is finished off with a set of 17-inch Donte rims.
MT In The UK!David Hart from the U.K. owns an '81 Bedford Chevanne, an extremely rare car in the U.K. As a loyal Mini Truckin' reader, David has sent us some pictures from their latest show, for all of us to see that the minitruckin' scene is alive and well in England. "The new American pickups are very popular in the U.K and are a big business. More and more are being sold and customized," said David. Keep an eye out for some exclusive finished rides from the U.K in the future!