Truck Conversion: Convert a Car into a Pickup Truck

If you're a homesteader who needs but can't afford a pickup truck, a car-to-truck conversion as described by the author might be a feasible alternative.

062 pickup truck conversion - seat replaced
LEFT: The author increased his load space by removing the existing seat and making one from playwood and foam padding. RIGHT: Added wood side panels bolted to the door posts provide additional structural support.