Even if you don’t know the name, I’m sure every American is familiar with the standard, boxy mail truck that trundles around the nation, distributing everyone’s smallish Amazon packages and more stupid subpoenas I’m just going to throw out. That mail truck has a name: the Grumman LLV (Long Life Vehicle), and I just…
People did amazing things to get their mail before we could send messages with a few buttons... like put off-road tires on wooden-spoked wheels. Here's a the (mostly) complete and fascinating history of a "off-road snowmobile coupe", as told its by owner/seller who knows of "at least three" in existence.
Boston isn't known as a center of automotive history, but here's something they should be known for: Boston was home to the first mail truck.