Custom Rigs

Jason Allison’s 2015 Peterbilt 389 Pride & Class glider

Jason Allison's 2015 Peterbilt 389 Pride & Class glider

He uses the truck to haul anything from lumber to masonry rock. The truck is powered by a Detroit 60 and a 13-speed Eaton.

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From the cabover collection: Bevy of new photos of classics by Don Christner

Don Christner photographs old rigs behind store

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‘Black Out’ veterans-tribute Freightliner owner Chuck Timbrook bounces back from heart surgery

W.Va. owner-operator Timbrook's off his regular run for the next six-seven months, but it won't keep him from making good on the Christmas-season parade schedule he'd planned with his increasingly popular working truck.

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Shane Allen’s 1996 Peterbilt 379 flat top

Shane Allen's 1996 Peterbilt 379 flat top

The truck is equipped with a Cummins N14 Celect and Eaton-Fuller 13-speed with 3:55 rears.

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Owner-operator Sean McEndree’s ‘Band of Brothers’ purple-heart 2006 Pete

'06 Pete restarts career

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James Hendrickson’s Peterbilt 389 tow truck

James Hendrickson's Peterbilt 389 tow truck

The truck is used for extreme recovery and truck wrecks in Idaho and Montana. It features custom graphics with extra chrome and lighting.

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Ingrid Brown’s 2007 Peterbilt 379

Ingrid Brown's 2007 Peterbilt 379

Brown, an independent owner-operator and owner of Rollin' B LLC, runs solo from Virginia to California and back three times a month hauling a mix of dry goods and produce.

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Video: More on the 2017 Peterbilt 389 flattop of Candice Cooley’s Patrone Livestock fleet

We caught up with the GATS Best of Show Limited Mileage Bobtail winner for this video a month later at the Guilty By Association show in Joplin late last month. Run through the old-school-styled, first full custom build from this six-truck livestock hauling fleet here.

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Video: Behind the ‘Stars, Stripes and White Lines’ music video shoot

Run through some of the scenes last week Sunday, September 25, out at the Joplin, Mo., Petro, where one special convoy was staged for what is a special song from trucker/singer-songwriter Tony Justice. And meet many of the 14 drivers, many military veterans, who participated.

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2016 GATS Best of Show winner, Builders Bobtail: The next ‘Project’

2016 GATS Best of Show winner, Builders Bobtail: The next 'Project'

The crew out of Triple R Diesel’s Texas Chrome Shop showed its latest highly custom build for the first time at GATS, culminating more than a year-long venture that Texas Chrome’s Roland Mendez says “sets a new bar” for the company’s show rigs.

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