Full Pride & Polish winners list

| August 27, 2012
John O’Keefe’s 2007 Peterbilt 379 and 2011 Mac Dump won the National Championship title in the Working Combo category.

Limited-Mileage Combo:

National Champion: Randy Stroup/First Class Services, Lewisport, KY: 2005 Peterbilt 379 and 2012 Etnyre Tanker—“First Gear”

2nd Place: John Silva/Silva Hay, Chowchilla, CA: 2000 Peterbilt 379 and 1973 Utility Flatbed

3rd Place: Paul Marcotte/Marcotte Farms, Momence, IL: 1977 Peterbilt 379 and 1976 Heil Tanker—“Barely Legal’

Limited-Mileage Bobtail

National Champion: Jed Howard/Performance Diesel, Inc., St. George, UT: 2002 Peterbilt 379—“Black Magic”

2nd Place: Brent and Diane Greer, Refrew, Ontario, Canada: 1996 Peterbilt 379

Working Combo

National Champion: John O’Keefe/Clean Slate Environmental, Inc., Hebron, CT: 2007 Peterbilt 379 and 2011 Mac Dump—“The Low Life”

2nd Place: Ray and Suzanne Rodriguez/Lil Ray’s Transportation, Salinas, CA: 1988 Peterbilt 379 and 2003 Transcraft Flatbed—“Hardway”

3rd Place: Mike Bunning, Brooklyn, CT: 2008 Peterbilt 389 and 2010 Mac Dump—“Follow Nobody”

Working Bobtail

National Champion: Jerad Wittwer/Performance Diesel, Inc, St. George, UT: 2006 Peterbilt 379—“Show Me the Money”

2nd Place: Ron Huey/L.B. Trucking, Inc., Greensburg, IN: 2010 International ProStar

 

GATS Pride & Polish

Best of Show:

Limited Mileage Bobtail: Jaime and Joey Villanueva/Texas Chrome Shop, Atascosa, Texas: 2002 Peterbilt 379—“Caliente”

Working Combo: Justin Hall/Bill Hall Jr. Trucking, Ltd., San Antonio, Texas: 2003 Kenworth W900L and 2013 Clement UltraLite—“El Patron”

Working Bobtail: Austin Ashley, Raleigh, MS: 2007 Peterbilt 379—“Double Take”

 

Working Combo—First Show:

1st Place: Joe Seguin, Jr./Bill Hall Jr. Trucking, Ltd., San Antonio, Texas: 2005 Peterbilt 379 and 2013 Clement UltraLite—“Deja Blue”

2nd Place: Jamiil Harris, Aubrey, Texas: 2006 Freighliner Century and 2013 Mac Pneumatic—“Empty Pockets”

Working Combo—Company Truck:

1st Place: Gregory Muirhead/Muirhead Trucking, Inc., Mabank, Texas: 2007 Peterbilt 379 and 2004 Great Dane Reefer

2nd Place: Barry Kasdorf/Jade Transport, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: 2008 Peterbilt 389 and 2010 Brenner Tanker—“Sublime”

3rd Place: Tom Holloway/Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Oklahome City, OK: 2013 Freightliner Cascadia and 2012 Beall Tanker

Working Combo—New Truck (Less than 50k Miles):

1st Place: Bill Duckworth/John Christner Trucking, Sapulpa, OK: 2012 Freightliner Coronado and 2012 Utility Van

2nd Place: Tim Dean/ Werner Enterprises, Omaha, NE: 2013 Freightliner Cascadia and 2013 Wabash

3rd Place: Danny Wolf/Lone Star Milk Transport, Windthorst, Texas: 2012 Freightliner and 2012 Walker Transport—“Driver of the Year”\

Working Combo—2001 & Older:

1st Place: Ray Rodriguez Jr./Lil Ray’s Transportation, Salinas, CA: 2000 Peterbilt 379 and 2006 Transcraft Flatbed—“El Patron”

2nd Place: James Gonzales/Bill Hall Jr. Trucking, Ltd., San Antonio, Texas: 2001 Peterbilt 379 and 2013 Clement UltraLite—“True Blue”

3rd Place: Gary Collins, El Dorado Springs, MO: 1993 Kenworth W900 and 2000 Wabash Drop Deck—“Boss Racing”

Working Combo—2003 & Newer:

1st Place: Justin Hall/ Bill Hall Jr. Trucking, Ltd, San Antonio, Texas: 2003 Kenworth W900L and 2013 Clement UltraLite—“El Patron”

2nd Place: Dustin Pope, Greenville, Texas: 2003 Kenworth W900 and 2010 Utility

3rd Place: Matt Wright, Cumby, Texas: 2006 Peterbilt 379 and 2012 Mac End Dump—“Green Machine”

Working BobTail—First Show:

1st Place: Caleb Eilers, Odessa, Texas: 2000 Peterbilt 379—“Blood, Sweat & Tears”

2nd Place: Leniel Kimble/L Kimble Trucking, LLC, Fordache, LA: 1985 Peterbilt 359

3rd Place: Leonard C. Piggott, Alvarado, Texas: 1986 Mack Superliner 2

Working Bobtail—Company Truck:

1st Place: Austin Ashley, Raleigh, MS: 2007 Peterbilt 379—“Double Take”

2nd Place: Chris Riojas/Lindamood Heavy Hauling, Irving, Texas: 2007 Peterbilt 379

3rd Place: David Kosar, Sr., Dallas, Texas: 2008 Peterbilt 389—“Touch of Class”

Working Bobtail—1999 & Older:

1st Place: Voris Steward, Pearland, Texas: 1994 Kenworth W900—“Redeemer”

2nd Place: Shawn Gibson, Broken Bow, OK: 1999 Kenworth W900L

3rd Place: Freddie Jimenez/Jimenez Trucking, Bakersfield, CA: 1981 Peterbilt 359

Working Bobtail—2000-2003:

1st Place: Scott Rud, Byron, MN: 2000 Peterbilt 379

2nd Place: Angel Sanchez, Midland, Texas: 2003 Peterbilt 379—“ Lit Up”

3rd Place: Rusty Conn, San Augustine, Texas: 2003 Peterbilt 379—“Black Gold Texas Tea”

Working Bobtail—2004-2005:

1st Place: Bruce Smith/Tim Ables, Kilgore, Texas: 2005 Peterbilt 379—“Audrie Lynn”

2nd Place: Thomas Ivy, Kilgore, Texas: 2004 Peterbilt 379—“Heavy Artillery”

3rd Place: David Foster, Joplin, MO: 2005 Kenworth W900L

Working Bobtail—2010 & Newer:

1st Place: Bob & Linda Caffee, Sitex, MO: 2012 Freightliner Cascadia Expediter

2nd Place: Tuffy Yeary/ Yeary Trucking, Weatherford, Texas: 2010 Kenworth W900L—“The Untouchable”

3rd Place: Charlie Newicki/Joseph Mazzaferro, Williamsburg, VA: 2012 Peterbilt 389

Antique Bobtail:

1st Place: Billy Griffin/ Lindamood Heavy Hauling, Irving, Texas: 1987 Peterbilt 359—“Old #44”

2nd Place Tie: Greg Johnson/Amigo Truck, LLC, Houston, Texas: 1969 Peterbilt 359

2nd Place Tie: Jimmy Wiley/Yeary Trucking, Weatherford, Texas: 1986 Kenworth W900B—“Ol Blue”

3rd Place: Howard Henley, Ft. Worth, Texas: 1988 International Eagle 9300—“Just Enuf”

Interior—Cab Only:

1st Place: David Kosar, Jr., Grand Prairie, Texas: 2004 Peterbilt 379—“Just Passin Thru”

2nd Place: Bruce Smith/Tim Ables, Kilgore, Texas: 2005 Peterbilt 379—“Audrie Lynn”

3rd Place: Austin Ashley, Raleigh, MS: 2007 Peterbilt 379—“Double Take”

Interior—OEM Sleeper:

1st Place: Rusty Conn, San Augustine, Texas: 2003 Peterbilt 379—“Black Gold Texas Tea”

2nd Place: Bill Duckworth/John Christner Trucking, Sapulpa, OK: 2012 Freightliner Coronado and 2012 Utility Van

3rd Place: Calen Eilers, Odessa, Texas: 2000 Peterbilt 379—“Blood, Sweat & Tears”

Interior—Aftermarket Sleeper:

1st Place: Bob & Linda Caffee, Sitex, MO: 2012 Freightliner Cascadia Expeditor

Best Interior—Limited Mileage:

Jaime & Joey Villanueva/Texas Chrome Shop, Atascosa, Texas: 2002 Peterbilt 379—“Caliente”

Engine—Working Truck:

1st Place: Thomas Ivy, Kilgore, Texas: 2004 Peterbilt 379—“Heavy Artillery”

2nd Place: Austin Ashley, Raleigh, MS: 2007 Peterbilt 379

3rd Place: Bruce Smith/Tim Ables, Kilgore, TX: 2005 Peterbilt 379—“Audrie Lynn”

Best Engine—Limited Mileage:

Jaime and Joey Villanueva/Texas Chrome Shop, Atascosa, Texas: 2002 Peterbilt 379—“Caliente”

Custom Paint—Combo:

1st Place: Dustin Pope, Greenville, Texas: 2003 Kenworth W900 and 2010 Utility

2nd Place: Ray Rodriguez Jr./Lil Ray’s Transportation, Salinas, CA: 2000 Peterbilt 379 and 2006 Transcraft Flatbed—“El Patron”

3rd Place: Justin Hall/ Bill Hall Jr. Trucking, Ltd., San Antonio, Texas: 2003 Kenworth W900L and 2013 Clement UltraLite—“El Patron”

Custom Paint—Bobtail:

1st Place: Austin Ashley, Raleigh, MS: 2007 Peterbilt 379—“Double Take”

2nd Place Tie: Thomas Ivy, Kilgore, Texas: 2004 Peterbilt 379—“Heavy Artillery”

2nd Place Tie: Angel Sanchez, Midland, Texas: 2003 Peterbilt 379—“Lit Up”

3rd Place Tie: Bruce Smith/ Tim Ables, Kilgore, Texas: 2005 Peterbilt 379—“Audrie Lynn”

3rd Place Tie: Chris Riojas/ Lindamood Heavy Hauling, Irving, Texas: 2007 Peterbilt 379

Best Paint:

Limited Mileage: Jaime and Joey Villanueva/Texas Chrome Shop, Atascosa, Texas: 2002 Peterbilt 379—“Caliente”

Limited Mileage Bobtail:

2nd Place Tie: Bruce Smith/Thomas Ivy, Kilgore, Texas: 1986 Peterbilt 359—“Ivy’s Poison”

2nd Place Tie: Jonathan Dyck/Jade Transport, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: 2007 Peterbilt 379—“High Anxiety”

3rd Place Tie: Wade Guidrey/Yeary Trucking, Weatherford, Texas: 1978 Kenworth W900A—“Texas Style”

3rd Place Tie: Shawn Helt & Sam Helt, Pleasant Hill, MO: 1965 Peterbilt 351—“Helt Up”