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.

1949 GMC Pickup Ask About Free Shipping! 1949 GMC Rat Rod Custom Pickup V8 Automatic Transmission New Wood Bed
1949 GMC Pickup Ask About Free Shipping! 1949 GMC Rat Rod Custom Pickup V8 Automatic Transmission New Wood Bed
$26,995.00 (0 Bids)
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1951 GMC 3100 Rat Rod PRICED-TO-MOVE 3100,  STROKER 383 V8,  AUTO,  DUAL EXHAUST,  DRIVES GREAT LOOKS MEAN
1951 GMC 3100 Rat Rod PRICED-TO-MOVE 3100, STROKER 383 V8, AUTO, DUAL EXHAUST, DRIVES GREAT LOOKS MEAN
$18,995.00 (0 Bids)
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1950 GMC Other Pickups 100 1950 GMC Chevy SBC V8 Powered Modern Drivetrain Suspension Hotrod Patina Ratrod
1950 GMC Other Pickups 100 1950 GMC Chevy SBC V8 Powered Modern Drivetrain Suspension Hotrod Patina Ratrod
$10,500.00 (43 Bids)
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1957 GMC Other Step Side 57 gmc 100 Short Bed Apache Task Force Cameo Rat rod vintage 55-59 Truck Chevy
1957 GMC Other Step Side 57 gmc 100 Short Bed Apache Task Force Cameo Rat rod vintage 55-59 Truck Chevy
$5,500.00 (0 Bids)
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1971 GMC 5500  1971 GMC 5500 Dually Toro-flow Diesel Rat Rod Hauler Chevy Chassis No Reserve
1971 GMC 5500 1971 GMC 5500 Dually Toro-flow Diesel Rat Rod Hauler Chevy Chassis No Reserve
$700.00 (0 Bids)
Time Left: 4d 22h 29m