Looking for an excuse to post this great 1979 TV spot for the Jeep Cherokee Chief, I realized just how many incredible old truck ads I still haven’t seen. If you’re on the internet instead of out barbecuing right now, find your favorite and share it in the comments!

This feels like an appropriately truckly way to celebrate America’s Birthday this weekend, which reminds me:

I’ll paw through some submissions on Monday and we’ll see if we can put top ten list together. Then I expect I’ll have Bob Segar stuck in my head for the rest of my week. So, win-win?

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