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Small, but a great vehicle already back then: the Zündapp 1957


The convergence of the Pickup Truck and the Passenger car started during the booming years of the mid 50’s. Chuck Jordan, who rose to become head of Chevrolet Styling, started drawing stylized pickup trucks when he returned to GM after his stint in the U.S. Air Force. The design for a stylish, top of the line truck met little resistance from corporate management. A new type of Pickup Truck emerged from GM called the Chevrolet Cameo Pickup.