Sunday, January 10, 2016

Big Boy Toy: 1970 Chevrolet Suburban Fire Rescue

The 3-door Suburban is one of the better combinations of interior volume, strength, reasonable price and simplicity in a cool package.  You could even drive one of these every day if you own your own oil company or have a short commute. Today's seventh generation C-20 Suburban has a cool paint job and history to go with its inherent utility.  Find this 1970 Chevy Suburban Fire Rescue offered for $8,500 in Hayward, CA via craigslist.  Tip from Kaibeezy.


The C-20 name comes from a combination of 2-wheel drive (K is 4WD) and 20 being the 3/4 ton model (10 is the base 1/2 ton).  The seller doesn't include any pictures of the interior, but it could be equipped with some interesting fire-rescue toys on the inside.  Fix the rust and just drive it.


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5 comments:

  1. The last of the 'curbside.'
    First of the 'five-door?'

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  2. First thing I thought of were the ambulances from this magical tv show
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMo3rvYKRWI

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  3. I thought it never rusts in California? Proves the point once again that rust never sleeps.

    Cool truck actually, and them travel trailer wheels class it up a whole bunch extra.

    Looks like it could become the Command Truck for the Bundy Beef Boys out thataway Oregon.

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  4. That rust is unusual if its an original California vehicle. As for shows I preferred this one:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBD7nuOCUKc

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  5. This really should have been what they used for the ghostbusters car in the new movie.

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