No its not an old picture. Its a picture made of the right truck at the right spot! An excellent first generation Volvo F10 with a matching wide spread covered semi trailer running through Allingawier a small Dutch village.
A very nice and well restored Mercedes Benz at a Dutch oldtimer show. This kind of trucks were often used for removal and or furniture transport. Its explaining the large cab part of the bodywork as well.
A nice Raben Iveco TurboStar reefer combo. The Iveco is equipped with a good looking high roof cab extension. The rig was doing international transport throughout Europe. The basic TurboStar cab was quite small.
The Geilenkirchen Kippertreff is the number one party for lovers of old tippers and construction equipment. Air cooled Magirus Deutz trucks are quite common over there. This picture shows a nice example.
The FL was a huge success for the Swedish Volvo group. Despite its cramped cab design its was used for almost all kind of transport work. It was reliable and offered a pretty good ride.
Jos van der Kwaak one of the leading names were it concerned Italy transport in the eighties. This picture shows a couple of first generation Volvos including a rare early Globetrotter.