1978 Hess Tanker Truck

$399.00 $350.00

Original Cost: $2.49
Manufactured: 600,000

Complete with truck, box all packing & battery card. The truck measures approximately 14″ in length.
Truck & Box – 9.95 Condition

Out of stock

SKU: H1978-20 Category:


Original Cost: $2.49
Manufactured: 600,000
SKU# H1978-20

  • 1977 & 1978 Hess trucks both have 1977 in Roman numerals on the battery cover.
  • Difference between the 1977 & 1978 is the size of the rear decal.
  • 1977 decal is 1″ X 1 ½” and the 1978 is 7/8″ x 1 ½.”
  • This year truck had more chrome than prior years.
  • The truck has working head and taillights with a removable hose. Decals on the truck are all in excellent condition, battery compartment is clean and all the lights have been tested and are in working order (see all pics).
  • Box is in excellent condition with bright graphics and only a small spot on one end (see pics)
  • Complete with the top & bottom inserts plus battery card.
  • End of the box reads: Made in Hong Kong “Amerada Hess Corporation Woodridge, New Jersey 07095”.
  • When the boxes were produced the word Woodbridge was mispelled as Woodridge.
  • There is no writing on the other end.
  • The truck measures approximately 14″ in length.
  • There was no truck issued in 1979 due to the gas shortage.

Truck & Box – 9.95 Condition


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Additional information

Weight 4.0 lbs

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