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    yrs later h/m sold the truck to a very private collector who has over the rears restored it with a new  turbine engine!!!!





Ron & Jeff, this might shed some light on who Now Owns It..

https://www.bigmacktrucks.com/topic/32038-ford%E2%80%99s-futuristic-gas-turbine-%E2%80%9Cbig-red%E2%80%9D/?tab=comments#comment-213326






Well, that is certainly interesting. The owner identified himself in the 2013 BMT thread but now prefers to remain anonymous. Can't say that I blame him. 



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    yrs later h/m sold the truck to a very private collector who has over the rears restored it with a new  turbine engine!!!!





Ron & Jeff, this might shed some light on who Now Owns It..

https://www.bigmacktrucks.com/topic/32038-ford%E2%80%99s-futuristic-gas-turbine-%E2%80%9Cbig-red%E2%80%9D/?tab=comments#comment-213326






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We Found Ford's Incredible Turbine-Powered Semi-Truck 'Big Red' That's Been Lost for Decadesbig red found!!!!!


Ron, you can't just leave us on the edge of our seats like this !! 




 Wow ! What an incredible story ! And even more amazing that this truck still exists, and fully restored to boot ! Thanks so much for posting this Ron. 

jeff i first read about this truck in my favorite book by james wagner more than 30 yrs ago
it said it disappeared of fords back lot    supossedly destroyed so i was pretty happy with the news to mate!!!!


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We Found Ford's Incredible Turbine-Powered Semi-Truck 'Big Red' That's Been Lost for Decadesbig red found!!!!!


Ron, you can't just leave us on the edge of our seats like this !! 




 Wow ! What an incredible story ! And even more amazing that this truck still exists, and fully restored to boot ! Thanks so much for posting this Ron. 



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hayseed (3/24/2021)

here you Go Jeff.

https://www.thedrive.com/news/37925/we-found-fords-incredible-turbine-powered-semi-truck-big-red-thats-been-lost-for-decades

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here you Go Jeff.

https://www.thedrive.com/news/37925/we-found-fords-incredible-turbine-powered-semi-truck-big-red-thats-been-lost-for-decades

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We Found Ford's Incredible Turbine-Powered Semi-Truck 'Big Red' That's Been Lost for Decadesbig red found!!!!!


Ron, you can't just leave us on the edge of our seats like this !! 


jeff its a long articale          ford put the truck in a show and drained all oils   driver flew in to pick it up and started engine   poof!!
for had a wrecker tow it back , wrecker broke down near holman moody ford and they stored it in a hanger for ford several yrs later ford n h/m had a falling out ford sent them a letter saying anything in there possesion of fords was now theres       then a wrecker turned up for big red !!! h/m said piss off!!!!     yrs later h/m sold the truck to a very private collector who has over the rears restored it with a new  turbine engine!!!! if i can copy the articale ill post it


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here you Go Jeff.

https://www.thedrive.com/news/37925/we-found-fords-incredible-turbine-powered-semi-truck-big-red-thats-been-lost-for-decades

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Ron, you can't just leave us on the edge of our seats like this !! 




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