Pride and Polish

Pride & Polish championship preview: Working Bobtail finalists

A look at the four rigs vying for the Overdrive's Pride & Polish National Championship in the Working Bobtail category.

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Vote now to crown Truckers’ Choice Pride & Polish champion

The Truckers' Choice National Champion will be chosen by Overdrive readers in an online voting contest that ends Aug. 19 -- just a few days before the Aug. 25-27 GATS begins. The winner will be named and given a trophy at the Pride & Polish awards ceremony Saturday, Aug. 27, in the Truckstop.com Theater at GATS.

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Fitzgerald Pride & Polish winners named, 6 more rigs head to championship

Here are the six winners from this weekend's Overdrive's Pride & Polish show held at Fitzgerald Glider Kits in Crossville, Tenn.

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Bigger in Texas: GATS to pit country’s top show trucks in championship competition

Six trucks will emerge from the Great American Trucking Show in late August holding a prized possession among show truck builders and owners: An Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Championship trophy.

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Photos: Beauty shots of 75 Chrome Pride & Polish winners

The first Overdrive's Pride & Polish show took place this weekend at the 75 Chrome Shop Show in Wildwood, Fla. Here's another look at the Best of Show winners from the weekend -long event.

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Photo gallery: 75 Chrome Pride & Polish competitors, full list of winners from year’s first show

The first Overdrive's Pride & Polish show truck contest wrapped up Sunday in Wildwood, Fla., at the 75 Chrome Shop, where dozens of competitors showed to participate in the annual April-held event. Here's a gallery of competitors and the full list of winners.

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75 Chrome Shop Pride & Polish sends six more rigs to 2016 championship

Four custom show trucks won Best of Show honors at the annual 75 Chrome Shop Pride & Polish show held in Wildwood, Fla., this weekend, sending all four to compete in the 2016 Pride & Polish National Championship.

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Pride on I-75: Annual Florida-held Pride & Polish show takes place this weekend at 75 Chrome Shop

The springtime show attracts dozens of the country’s top show trucks each year. It also offers free food, live music and giveaways such as lights, steering wheels, grills, train horns and more. Admission is free to spectators, and onsite truck parking is available.

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‘After Midnight’ custom Pete 389 glider comes by way of power pair of truck builders

Fitzgerald Glider Kits brought the ideas and the plan, and Rabbit River Transport’s Eric Hassevoort brought the truck, the will to show it and years of experience to the custom build of “After Midnight,” a 2015 Peterbilt 389 working show truck.

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Family of late show trucker, fleet owner Bill Hall Jr. to pay $160k to settle truck grant dispute

Hall’s 130-truck aggregate-hauling fleet, Bill Hall Jr. Trucking out of San Antonio, was well known on the show truck circuit as an annual contender at major Pride & Polish shows. He was killed in October 2013 after the motorcycle he was driving crashed when it was struck by his wife’s SUV.

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