1983 “The First Hess Truck” (Black Switch) – 55


Original Cost: $4.69
Manufactured: 1,000,000

Set comes with truck, box with all packing & measures approximately 11″ in length.
Release date: November – 1983
Truck – Mint / Box – 9.9 Condition

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SKU: H1983-55 Category:


Original Cost: $4.69
Manufactured: 1,000,000
SKU# H1983-55

This truck, a 1933 Chevrolet Fuel Oil Delivery Truck, is an exact replica of the first delivery truck driven by Leon Hess, the founder of Hess Oil.

Truck Details:

  • It features a rubber oil delivery hose that pulls out of the side and easily rewinds on its spool.
  • A switch underneath the truck operates the working headlights and taillights.
  • Only difference in the 1982 and 1983 edition is the color of the on-off switch.
  • 1982 has a red light switch on the bottom of the truck, the 1983 has the black switch.
  • The truck is in mint condition (see pics).
  • Battery compartment is clean and all the lights are in working order.
  • The truck measures approximately 11″ in length.

Box Details:

  • Box is in excellent condition, bright graphics with only slight wear (see pics).
  • Comes complete with both top & bottom inserts.


Truck – Mint / Box – 9.9 Condition  

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Additional information

Weight3.0 lbs

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