OWNER: Mark Bendler of Milwaukee, Wis.
VEHICLE: 1987 GMC Serra Classic
ENGINE: 454 cu.in. Chevy bored to 496 cu.in.
CARBURETION: two 660 cfm. Holleys
RUNNING GEAR: 2 1/2 ton Rockwell military transfer case and 140 ton Pettibone axles with 25 ton Planetary
TIRES: 66X43X25 inch Firestone Flotation 23's
SUSPENSION: 9 leafs up front and 14 leafs in the rear and 12 Rugged Trail shocks
FEATURES: 6 KC Daylighters, chrome double roll bar
COST TO BUILD: $150,000.00
TIME TO REBUILD: 21 days
HEIGHT: 14 feet 3 inches
WEIGHT: 13,500 lbs.
This is the same truck as the first Kodiak, the difference is the new body and a diet of 8,500 lbs.
I scanned these pictures from Magazines that I purchased.
Don Sheehey sent me this shot.
These shots were captured from a Chicago 1987 show.
These shots were captured from a Minneapolis 1988 show.