Truck (disambiguation)

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Not to be confused with Truk (disambiguation).

A truck is a vehicle for carrying goods and materials. Truck or trucks may also refer to:



  • Bogies, called "trucks" in North American railroading
  • Trucks, the axle assemblies of a skateboard
  • Truck (rigging), a wooden ball, disk, or bun-shaped cap at the top of a mast
  • Goods wagons, sometimes called "trucks" in British English


  • Truck Hannah (1889-1982), Major League Baseball catcher
  • Truck Parham (1911-2002), American jazz double-bassist
  • Truck Robinson (born 1951), retired National Basketball Association power forward
  • Butch Trucks (born 1947), American drummer and a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band
  • Derek Trucks (born 1979), American guitarist, songwriter, founder of The Derek Trucks Band and member of The Allman Brothers Band; nephew of Butch Trucks
  • Virgil Trucks (1917-2013), Major League Baseball pitcher and coach

Other uses[edit]

  • Trucks or trucco, a lawn game
  • Truck farming, the cultivation of vegetable crops for transport to local markets
  • Truck system, an arrangement in which employees are paid in commodities or a currency substitute

See also[edit]

  • Forklift truck, a powered industrial vehicle used to lift and move materials.
  • Hand truck, also a sack truck in the United Kingdom, a form of wheeled dolly
  • Sport utility vehicle (SUV), sometimes included in the broader "truck" vehicle category
  • "Truckin' ", a Grateful Dead song, released in 1970