Pride & Polish champs, Best of Show trucks: Beauty shots of the winners

| August 25, 2014


The reign continues: Diorio, Rethwisch repeat as champs as Pride & Polish names 4 top rigs

Small fleet owners Bill Rethwisch and Vinnie Dirorio will be taking home Overdrive's Pride & Polish National Championship trophies for the second straight year, along ...

The Overdrive‘s Pride & Polish National Championship wrapped up Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. Click here to see the winners from the year-long series and the winners from GATS itself. 

Here are beauty shots taken by Shift Creative Group’s Brian Bourke of the national champ trucks and the Best of Show winners from GATS:


LIMITED MILEAGE COMBO: Vinnie Diorio’s 2013 Peterbilt 389, Mac trailer 

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LIMITED MILEAGE BOBTAIL, Austin Ashley’s 2007 Peterbilt 379:

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WORKING BOBTAIL, Bob Brinker’s 2000 Freightliner Classic:


WORKING COMBO, Bill Rethwisch’s 2013 Peterbilt 389, tanker:

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LIMITED MILEAGE COMBO, Ray Rodriguez’ ‘15 Pete 389, flatbed: 

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WORKING BOBTAIL, Mike Lemley’s 2000 Peterbilt 379:


WORKING COMBO, Dustin Pope’s 2003 Kenworth W900L, trailer:

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Jerry Kissinger’s 1978 Mack Superliner won Best of Show in the Limited-Mileage Bobtail category, but the truck was not photographed off site. Click here to see the Pride & Polish awards coverage to see a photo of the truck. strives to maintain an open forum for reader opinions. Click here to read our comment policy.