To Top

1980 Overdrive Article from Pickup, Van & 4WD Mag

• CATEGORIES: Features, OD Other, OD Borg Warner/Rancho, OD Saturn/Warn, Old Images
sierra-overdrive

The Sierra Overdrive was designed to mount to a Dana 20.

In November of 1980, Pickup, Van & 4WD Magazine published this article on overdrives, which includes several I hadn’t heard about. This series of article images comes from Christian Harrison (and thanks to Marty Tilford for spotting it). The scans aren’t perfect, but are mostly readable. You can find a similar article at the Four Wheeler Network.

Particularly interesting to me is the Dana 20-mounted Sierra Overdrive. Willie Worthy of Four Wheeler was involved in the development of it, but noted that a lack of capital doomed it.

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag01

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag02

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag03

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag04

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag05

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag06

1980-11-overdrive-4wd-van-mag07

 

2 Comments on “1980 Overdrive Article from Pickup, Van & 4WD Mag

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe without commenting