The 2017 Ram Power Wagon made its debut at the Chicago Auto Show, and truck enthusiasts went nuts for the updated version of this “ultimate off-road truck.” But believe it or not, the Ram Power Wagon has quite the storied history, dating back seven decades. Check out the video below to hear more about how this classic truck got its start:

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