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Fitzgerald Glider Kits to host Overdrive’s Pride & Polish event this weekend in Tennessee

Vinnie Diorio’s 1985 Peterbilt 359 won Best of Show at last year’s Fitzgerald event in the Working Bobtail category.

SuperRigs returns to Joplin this week with a focus on trucks, veterans

Shell Rotella's SuperRigs competition will celebrate its 34th year in Joplin, Mo., in June, returning four years after the annual event pulled into town following a devastating tornado.

25th anniversary Truckers’ Choice champion: Jon Eilen’s 2010 Peterbilt 389 and Macsimizer trailer

Wisconsin-based owner-operator Jon Eilen and his 2010 Peterbilt 389 and matching Macsimizer trailer won Overdrive's special edition 25th Anniversary Truckers' Choice contest

25th anniversary Truckers’ Choice finalist: Vinnie Diorio’s 2013 Pete 389/curtainside combo

Vinnie Diorio's 2013 Peterbilt 389, a two-time Pride & Polish champ, is one of five finalists in a special edition Truckers' Choice online voting contest celebrating the 25th anniversary of ...

Vote now: Overdrive readers to determine top rig in online voting contest

Visit to vote for your favorite show truck. You can vote once per day per device until Nov. 20. A champion, based on reader votes, will be determined following ...

The votes are in: Here are the five finalists in the Truckers’ Choice Pride & Polish voting contest

As part of Overdrive's celebration of the 25th anniversary of Pride & Polish, we're holding a months-long voting contest featuring the 20 Pride & Polish National Champions from the last ...

Last call: Today is final day to vote in first round of Truckers’ Choice Pride & Polish contest

he first round of voting will narrow the field to five finalists, and a second round of voting will determine the winner. Readers can vote once per day, per device. ...

Champ of champs: A look at the 20 rigs vying for the Truckers’ Choice crown

Photos of the 20 rigs competing in the Truckers' Choice Pride & Polish 25th Anniversary contest.

Beauty shots of Pride & Polish champs and GATS Best of Show rigs (and a full winners list)

All the winners from last week's GATS Pride & Polish event, including those for engine, interior and more, along with off-site beauty shots of the show's top rigs.

Pride & Polish champs named: Lil’ Ray’s “Wicked,” Phil Miller’s livestock hauler, “Disorderly Conduct” year’s top rigs

A year to the week after “Lil’” Ray Rodriguez introduced his underworld-themed 2015 Peterbilt 389 and Western stepdeck, the equipment hauler has been named the 2015 Overdrive’s Pride & Polish ...

GATS Pride & Polish preview: Rollin’ Transport’s 1985 Peterbilt 359

The 359 of perennial Pride & Polish champ Vinnie Diorio is a different animal from his long-and-low newer models of recent years. It combines both old- and new-school features for ...

Last call: Final days to vote in Pride & Polish Truckers’ Choice contest; here’s all the competitors

The full roundup of all of the Pride & Polish National Championship competitors and a last call to vote for the Truckers' Choice champ.

More from Fitzgerald Pride & Polish show: Beauty shots of top 4 rigs, full winners list

Beauty shots of the Best of Show winners from the Fitzgerald Pride & Polish show this weekend, along with a full list of winners from the show's various categories.

Pride & Polish championship preview: Working Bobtail finalists

Each week, Overdrive will highlight the five finalists from one of the four categories. Here are the five finalists in the Working Bobtail category.

Familiar faces earn Pride & Polish championship slots at this weekend’s Fitzgerald show

Reigning Overdrive's Pride & Polish national champions Austin Ashley and Vinnie Diorio added two more trophies to their large collections this weekend in Crossville, Tenn., at the Fitzgerald Truck Show ...

‘85 Pete 359 wins Shell Rotella SuperRigs contest

A 1985 Peterbilt 359 shown by Kiegan Nelson of Richfield, Wis., won Best of Show this weekend at the 33rd annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs working show truck competition.

Rodriguez, Poulsen score another Pride & Polish Best of Show victory each at Dynaflex show

The four Best of Show winners from 2015's second Pride & Polish stop.

Pride & Polish rewind: A look back at 2014’s top trucks, show truck tour

In its fifth full season, the Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Championship circuit produced 20 Best of Show winners and four National Champions. Here are the photos recapping the year ...

‘Finally an independent woman’: Most Beautiful finalist and a Pride & Polish winner

Owner-operator Sonja Morris says she found trucking 11 years ago and recognized it as “a chance to finally become an independent woman,” she says.

PDI Pride & Polish winners: Rethwisch’s ‘Blood, Sweat and Gass’ picks up another win, along with other repeaters

Four more trucks punched their tickets to compete in the 2015 Pride & Polish National Championship, including Bill Rethwisch's reigning winner 'Blood, Sweat, and Gass' and two other Pride & ...