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 - three panes
TOP LEFT: Spare tire and road emergency tools are stored under a trapdoor in the bed. BOTTOM LEFT: The back rest on the passenger side of the front seat folds down to accept extra long loads. RIGHT: A cover for the bed helps protect the contents during rainy weather.