GMC rat rods find their roots in early truck development. In 1909 General Motors purchased Rapid Motor Vehicle Company. Rapid Motors developed some of the earliest trucks in the auto industry. The same year, GMC also purchased Reliance Motor Company. All companies were formally merged in 1911. By 1912, the first truck badged GMC was introduced. GMC produced 372 trucks in 1912. Many 1930 & 1940ís GMC trucks can still be found in fields and barns, just waiting for rat rod builders. 

By the 1940ís, GMC had produced 600,000 trucks for use by the military in WWII. Many wonderful GMC custom rat rods and GMC rat rod trucks can be found on ebay. Early GMC truck bodies offer a great foundation for a GMC rat rod builders. Depending on condition, these trucks can be purchased affordably. Keep an eye out for GMC rat rods for sale on ebay and you might just find a deal.

1951 GMC 3100  ONE-OF-A-KIND RATROD 3100,  STRONG 383 STROKER,  LIFT-CAM,  AUTO,  DUALS,  FRNT DISCS
1951 GMC 3100 ONE-OF-A-KIND RATROD 3100, STRONG 383 STROKER, LIFT-CAM, AUTO, DUALS, FRNT DISCS
$22,995.00 (0 Bids)
Time Left: 17d 6h 52m
1949 GMC CAB OVER DIESEL rod-rat rod-project-other makes 49 GMC--CHEVROLET -- TRUCK-- rat rod---hot rod---project---other makes
1949 GMC CAB OVER DIESEL rod-rat rod-project-other makes 49 GMC--CHEVROLET -- TRUCK-- rat rod---hot rod---project---other makes
$7,500.00 (0 Bids)
Time Left: 2d 8h 36m
1949 GMC 100 HALF TON  1949 GMC 100 half ton fresh barn find project truck rat hot rod original NR!
1949 GMC 100 HALF TON 1949 GMC 100 half ton fresh barn find project truck rat hot rod original NR!
$2,000.00 (0 Bids)
Time Left: 4d 16h 22m
1941 GMC SNUB NOSE COE GMC COE 1941 coe GMC SNUB NOSE TRUCK CHEVY ford COE  Cab over rat rod 1947 1955
1941 GMC SNUB NOSE COE GMC COE 1941 coe GMC SNUB NOSE TRUCK CHEVY ford COE Cab over rat rod 1947 1955
$1,700.00 (5 Bids)
Time Left: 4d 5h 2m
1977 GMC Sierra 1500  1977 GMC rat rod
1977 GMC Sierra 1500 1977 GMC rat rod
$510.00 (29 Bids)
Time Left: 6d 13h 59m