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Ford Fairmont Meets El Camino as a Durango

Ford Fairmont Meets El Camino as a Durango

1980 Ford Durango

Photo Courtesy of Consumer Guide

You might think of the Ford Fairmont as one of Ford’s snoozers from the 1970s and 1980s, but there is one model that still can create a little excitement: the Ford Durango. No, this is not the precursor to the bold and beautiful Dodge Durango; rather, it is a close cousin to the Chevy El Camino. The Ford Fairmont Durango was a special edition car/truck like the El Camino and the Ford Ranchero.

First Generation Chevy C/K Pickups

First Generation Chevy C/K Pickups

The C/K series was the designation that General Motors decided on for their offerings of Chevrolet full-size pickup trucks beginning in 1960 through 1999. If you’re wondering what the “C” and the “K” are all about, the C-Series models were two-wheel drive vehicles and the “K” designation indicated that the vehicle was a four-wheel-drive.

Hello, Fellow Truck Lovers!

Hello, Fellow Truck Lovers!

Chevy PickupRemember when milk was delivered to your home as a kid and if you got to it first, you could skim off the cream and enjoy it before anyone else? What about watching Grandpa load up his old truck with enough wood to craft a new china hutch for Grandma? Those were the days, weren’t they? The days when you’d look up to the soldiers headed off to “The War” or joyously returning in the army trucks during the V-Day parades are long gone. Times may have changed, but we still love those old milk trucks and old pick-ups, but even more, we love talking about them.