Custom Rig’s Pride & Polish

Roadside Attractions

A coffee cup collection, the weird case of Jabin Bogan, when patriotism turns to trouble and other interesting trucking industry items, plus Truck Gauges and Truck Gallery are featured.

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Desert chrome: Great West Pride & Polish

The Great West Truck Show starts Thursday, June 14, and with it comes the second installment of the 2012 Pride & Polish season.

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Custom Rigs’ Pride and Polish

Wildwood, Fla., played host to the year’s first Custom Rigs Pride & Polish competition, held at the 75 Chrome Shop in late April. Four rigs were crowned Best of Show winners, making them eligible to compete for the 2012 Pride & Polish National Championship.

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Roadside Attractions

A roadside midwife, an apnea proposal, bedbugs, the rigors and routines of the road, plus Truck Gauge and Truck Gallery are among the industry news items and oddities featured.

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Roadside Attractions

Owner-operators have some strong words, an air force vet finds a third life in trucking, a demand for bee hive transport; plus Truck Gauge, Channel 19 and Truck Gallery are featured.

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Roadside Attractions

New life for old classics, Love's connect app, the Aurora Borealis and more industry news and oddities are featured.

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Charlotte Diesel Super Show set for Oct. 5-6

Show will offer truck drag races, Custom Rigs’ Pride & Polish truck beauty contest and Hooter’s wing eating contest.

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Great West Truck Show to offer new format, new venue

Truck show in Las Vegas June 14-16 will feature fleet executive conference and Pride & Polish truck beauty competition.

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Truck Stop Missouri redux; American Trucker GATS episode tonight

Truck Stop Missouri a 'trucking ambassador' in reality? After my interview posted yesterday with Joe Bechtold, General Manager of the Midway Truck Stop and Travel Plaza that is the subject of the Truck Stop Missouri TV show on the Travel Channel, a longtime commenter on the Channel 19 blog took issue with Bechtold's characterization of the show as a positive for the image of the trucking industry generally -- and the American driver in particular. Bandit, ...

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Charlie Daniels ready for Charlotte

Music legend will take the stage at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Friday, Oct. 7, during the 2011 Charlotte Diesel Super Show.

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