Truck Concepts

Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Thu 24th March 2016

In late 2015 Keith Adams of Modern Classic interviewed Steve Harper in his Studio about this past...

'V Cabs' concept trucks 1995.06

Ever since the first interview with Volvo Trucks in 1984, the design scope for creating a new face for the humble everyday truck, has been an opportunity to experiment with ‘form for purpose’.

Whether it is for cab-over or conventional tractor cab units, or ‘bullish’ ‘full size Tonka’ trucks for the big boys, the designs have always been expressive and practical.

The ‘V cab’ sketch perfectly highlights how the 2 layouts for a modern truck, could be accommodated in the most cost effective way, by using a common cab unit.