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Underfloor-engined forward control 5- & 7-ton trucks with QX cab built by British Light Steel Pressings (BLSP), a Rootes subsidiary company.

R Series Mark I
Produced from 1948 to 1951. Distinguishing features:
• small Commer badge • only one rear window in cab • side lights in guards
• wipers at bottom of windscreen • non–pressurized screw–on radiator cap
• flat, open bottom step (dangerous when wet!)

R Series Mark II
Produced from 1952 to 1954. Distinguishing features:
• small Commer badge • 3 rear windows • side lights in alloy steps
• wipers top of windscreen • pressurised radiator cap
• modified bottom step

With thanks to Howard Pettigrew and Hugh Boultbee

1950 Commer R EFK63

1950 Commer R EFK63

1951 Commer Wrt GRX36

1951 Commer Wrt GRX36

1952 Commer QX HSA334

1952 Commer QX HSA334

1950 Commer KRT920

1950 Commer KRT920

1952 Commer QX Angus PKL10

1952 Commer QX Angus PKL10

1953 Commer QX MNM328

1953 Commer QX MNM328

1951 Commer MUR530

1951 Commer MUR530

1952 Commer QX OKT772

1952 Commer QX OKT772

1953 Commer QX ORT875

1953 Commer QX ORT875

1953 Commer RKR194

1953 Commer RKR194

1956 Commer QX TVF801

1956 Commer QX TVF801

1962 Commer QX PE 4845DD

1962 Commer QX PE 4845DD

1958 Commer 95A QX5 YUE957

1958 Commer 95A QX5 YUE957

1961 Commer QX 935FAO

1961 Commer QX 935FAO