Guy Motors: Lorries
From Graces Guide
Note: This is a sub-section of Guy Motors
WW1 War time manufacture.
1920 Manufacture commenced with 25cwt J-type lorries and later 7-12ton payload.
1922 Produced an articulated lorry.
1933 Introduced the Wolf 2 ton model.
1934 Introduced the Vixen 3/4 ton model.
1934 The famous radiator cap with the Red Indian head and the slogan 'Feathers in our Cap' first appeared.
WW2 Government ordered large numbers of the 4 x 4 tractors for war use.
1947 Civilian production restarted.
1952 New all-steel cab introduced.
1953 Big Otter produced for 8-ton loads.
1956 The Warrior range introduced for 6-15 tons and rigid or articulated.
List of Models
- Wolf (1933- ) 2-ton
- Vixen (1933- ) 3/4-ton
- Otter (1933- ) 6-ton
- Fox Low-loading six-wheeler
- Quad Ant (WWII)
- Otter Tractor unit
- Big J (1964- )