The oldest surviving pilot vehicle tested by the Army in 1940 is this Ford Pygmy.

WW2 Pilot - The Ford Pygmy

WW2 Pilot – The Ford Pygmy

WW2 Pilot–The Ford Pygmy by Robert Notman.

Explore just about every inch of the Ford pilot Pygmy in photographs and essay. This is one of only two of the original “jeep” pilots known to have survived through today. The other is the Budd bodied Ford pilot. The author had full access to the jeeps in the Veterans Memorial Museum of Huntsville, Alabama. The Ford pilot is an amazing vehicle. See the engine, inside the body and underneath. Tons of detail. Check it out!

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