Mr. Peanut, Bring on the Nut Mobile

National, Newsletter
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

We love food trucks. But none of them have really pushed the design envelope as far as the classics like the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. In that spirit we welcome the re-fashioned Nut Mobile, from Planters Peanuts. The truck—an Isuzu with a peanut-shaped fiberglass exterior—features a slew of green features: it runs partially on biodiesel fuel, it has a wind turbine, solar panels, LED lighting, and recycled parts.  The truck, which replaces the company’s yellow hot-rodded Nut Mobile, will be on tour throughout the country in the coming months, including an appearance at the Global Green Oscar pre-party tonight. And just for good measure, below are a few of our other favorite food-shaped trucks. Are you watching, food truck designers?

Oscar Meyer Wienermobile

Hersheys Kissmobile

Peeps Fun Bus

Former Planters Nut Mobile

Yoo-Hoo Truck

Kellog's Tonymobile

One Response to “Mr. Peanut, Bring on the Nut Mobile”

  1. joe nut says:

    The nut is structural.

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