Top Truck 2007 Challenger 13 - Merv Zerr - 1986 Chevy S-10Posted in Top Truck Challenge: 2007 on April 1, 2007
Merv Zerr, Abbotsfield, B.C., Canada'86 Chevy S-10
Merv says he would "love to beat the tar out of my truck" for our benefit at Hollister this year. Our reply: Be careful what you wish for. Readers, any takers?
Engine: "Rollerized" 350 Chevy propane V-8
Transfer case: Divorced-mount NP205 twin-stick
Axles f/r: 35-spline Dana 60/Eaton 1-ton
Traction aids f/r: Detroit Locker/Detroit Locker
Suspension f/r: 4-inch springs over axle, dropped hangers/6-inch springs over axle
Tires: 46-inch bead-locked Mickey Thompson Baja Claws
Special features: Hydro-assist steering, "no body lift," 8,000-pound PTO winch, custom exhaust "stacks that blow flames"
Driver experience: 12 years