To me, it looks the same as the Ford Model 51. Kennelly (talk) 21:39, March 13, 2016 (UTC)

Appears to be is not the same as is. Barring other information to the contrary, we don't know for sure they're the same. -- Renegade54 (talk) 23:17, March 13, 2016 (UTC)
Agreed. Without knowing more, it could be either the Ford Model 51 or Ford Model 67. Ford Truck and Commercial Identification, Model 51, Model 67, Flathead V8 The differences would not be readily visible, as they were in weight, wheelbase, and chassis.--Memphis77 (talk) 01:16, March 14, 2016 (UTC)
The grill is throwing everybody off I guess; this is a ½ ton light pickup truck, whereas the Model 51 was a fullfledged 2½ - 3ton truck. It is identified here--Sennim (talk) 12:30, March 14, 2016 (UTC)
That imcdb thread doesn't call it a Ford truck though. Even if this isn't the Model 51, is the article name correct? -- Capricorn (talk) 20:48, March 14, 2016 (UTC)
Sure it does... the title is "1936 Ford V8 ½-Ton Pick-Up [67]", where the "67" is the model, and the url for that article is "...vehicle_288712-Ford-V8-1-2-Ton-Pick-Up-67-1936..." :) -- Renegade54 (talk) 21:10, March 14, 2016 (UTC)
Let me rephrase: is the exact term "Ford truck" really the most accurate name for this model? -- Capricorn (talk) 21:41, March 14, 2016 (UTC)
Probably not... if we're going to have the one at Ford Model 51, we should probably be consistent and have the other at Ford Model 67. Or do both constitute original research... if those names/models were never spoken or seen on screen, are we justified in extrapolating (or interpolating)? -- Renegade54 (talk) 23:05, March 14, 2016 (UTC)

If it is a different model, I ofc retract the merge suggestion. It's just called "truck" in the episode itself. Kennelly (talk) 08:46, March 15, 2016 (UTC)

Actually, Tom Paris himself (unsurprisingly perhaps, given his penchant for 20th century Earth vehicles) does give a correct identification, though only partially, in dialog, "It's a 1936 Ford, actually. (...) That was the manufacturing date, 1936. Ford was the name of the company that build it. Antique vehicles are a hobby of mine." [1] The denominator "pick-up truck" was mentioned in the Star Trek: Voyager Companion (p. 54) and is listed as "Ford pickup truck" in the Encyclopedia, just saying...--Sennim (talk) 09:56, March 18, 2016 (UTC)

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