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Old 02-15-2018, 02:21 PM   #410
85_Ranger4x4
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Vehicle Year: 1985
Vehicle Make: Ford
Vehicle Model: Ranger
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Originally Posted by ericbphoto View Post
That model was built between 1941 and 1950. The streamlining was primarily on large passenger locomotives, the ones used on long trips. It was done for better aerodynamics and style.
It must have been a popular thing to do then. Pretty much all the tractor manufacturers "streamlined" in 1939.

Air travel was by no means taking off yet. I figured it would have been in the 50's.
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