Custom Rigs

Photos: Catfish’s Junk Yard Dog — Heavy hauler shows off sharp truck, unique loads

| November 07, 2014

Houston-based owner-operator V.L. “Catfish” Harris dubbed this 1990 Peterbilt 379 the Junk Yard Dog.

Video: Stunt driving big rig pushes tractor-trailer to the limit

| November 06, 2014

As our sister site Truckers News wrote, I wouldn't try these at home.

Peterbilt introduces special edition ‘Pride & Class’ Model 389

| November 04, 2014

Peterbilt unveiled Nov. 4 a new special edition Model 389, the Pride & Class edition, which the truck maker says has a has a “customized, show-truck-ready look."

Owner-operator’s ‘Black out’ tribute rig gets closer to finish lineImage Gallery

| November 04, 2014

W.Va.-based Charles Timbrook's 1999 Freightliner "Black Out" eases into its military-tribute theme with new mods. And: A Reliable Carriers car hauler on Car and Driver's cover.

‘Random decision’ to truck: Most Beautiful finalist poses with Pride & Polish winner

| October 31, 2014

Anna Sosnia never planned to be a truck driver. But a few years ago she saw an ad for truck driving school. She enrolled in it and loved it. Sosnia was one of three finalists in this year’s Overdrive’s Most Beautiful contest.

Stretched Classic: Reader’s custom steel hauler

| October 31, 2014

Steel hauler Matt Schneider has done quite a bit of custom work to his 1998 Freightliner Classic, including stretching it from 260 inches to 300, repainting it black and adding a visor from 12ga. Customs.

Lumber hauling International 9300 working toward 2 million miles

| October 24, 2014

Minnesota owner-operator Alex Roeder uses his 1999 International 9300 to haul lumber, construction supplies and the occasional oversized load for Gary Kotek Trucking.

Beauty shots of PDI Pride & Polish winners: Four top rigs gleam in the desert

| October 23, 2014

The fifth and final stop of the 2014 Overdrive's Pride & Polish circuit wrapped up last weekend in St. George, Utah, at the PDI Dyno Event and Truck Show. Here are beauty shots of the show's four winners.

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Pride & Polish

75 Chrome Shop
LOCATION: Wildwood, Fla.
DATE: Friday-Sunday, April 25-27
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River States Customz
LOCATION: La Crosse, Wis.
DATE: Friday-Saturday, June 27-28
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Fitzgerald Glider Kits
LOCATION: Crossville, Tenn.
DATE: Friday-Saturday, July 18-19
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Great American Trucking Show
LOCATION: Dallas
DATE: Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 21-23
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PDI
LOCATION: St. George, Utah
DATE: Friday-Saturday, Oct. 17-18
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