Jason Swann named Rush Truck Center Top Tech

| December 17, 2013
Jason Swann (left) was named Rush Rodeo Overall Grand Champion. He is pictured with NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and Rush CEO Rusty Rush.
Jason Swann (left) was named Rush Rodeo Overall Grand Champion. He is pictured with NASCAR driver Tony Stewart and Rush CEO Rusty Rush.

San Antonio has been good to Jason Swann.

The Rush Truck Center (RTC) – Dallas technician was named Overall Grand Champion at the 2013 Rush Tech Rodeo Tuesday night, also winning top honors in the heavy-duty Eaton category and being named Heavy-Duty Grand Champion for the fourth time in his career. 

Swann pocketed $15,500 in cash and prizes and earned himself a dollar an hour pay raise Tuesday night, along with a racing helmet and fire suit autographed by NASCAR racer Tony Stewart, who was sponsored by Rush Truck Center for three races this past season. 

Lance Kilburn, of RTC – Atlanta, was named Overall Medium-Duty Champion. Kilburn also finished second in the medium-duty International division. Kilburn won $9,500 in cash and prizes along with a dollar an hour pay raise.

Steven Brain was named Medium-Duty Reserve Champion and Ron Crofutt was named Heavy-Duty Reserve Champion.

Other winners in this year’s competition were:

• Gonzalo Uribe, natural gas

• Louis Fontano, refuse

• Jayson McCarty, bus

• Humberto Elizondo, body repair

• Celestino Ramirez, body paint

• Steven Brain, medium-duty Hino

• Gavin Mathews, medium-duty Isuzu

• Gary Fassett, medium-duty International

• Mark Jones, medium-duty Peterbilt

• Sherman Brack, heavy-duty Cummins

• Travis Roark, heavy-duty, Paccar MX

• Dylan Moser, heavy-duty MaxxForce

• Robert Henry, heavy-duty Allison

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