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 Who invented the tow truck?

Answer Ernest Holmes Sr. invented the tow truck in 1916 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Holmes mounted three poles, a pulley and a chain on a Cadillac to help a friend tow his car.Source:Tennessee Trivia
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Who invented the first pick-up truck?

The German automaker Daimler developed the first pick-up truck in 1896. It was a type of carriage on iron-clad wheels, with a 4-horsepower, 2-cylinder engine. The truck was a commercial failure.Sou... Read More »
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Who invented the semi truck?

In 1919 C.L. Cummins invented the first semi-truck diesel engine. In the 1930s Peterbilt designed the semi-truck body.Source:Peterbilt: HistorySemi Truck Color History; Stan Holtzman; 1997
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Who invented the first semi truck?

According to Amtrex.net, the first semi truck was invented in 1914 by August Charles Fruehauf. The first semi-trailer was built to haul a boat for one of Fruehauf's merchants. In 1918, Fruehauf bui... Read More »
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Who invented the pickup truck?

Henry Ford was the inventor of the first pickup truck, which was released to the United States market on April 25, 1925. Manufactured by the Ford Motor Company, the Model T Runabout sold for $281.0... Read More »
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