Custom Rigs

Vote now for Pride & Polish Truckers’ Choice 25th Anniversary Champion

There have been some unforgettable, great-looking trucks crowned Pride & Polish National Champions over the last five years.

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25 videos for 25 years: Rod Miller’s 2014 Peterbilt 389 and stainless-skinned 2015 Great Dane dry van

In the 19th week of the countdown — which will span 25 weeks — here’s Rod Miller's custom 2014 Peterbilt 389 and stainless-skinned 2015 Great Dane dry van.

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California Dreamin’: Freddy Velasco’s custom 2003 Peterbilt 379

Stretched frame. Check. Custom paint, interior? Check. Pride & Polish trophies? Oh yes. Catch this video interview with and plenty of views of Freddy Velasco's 2003 Pete from GATS 2015.

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ChampTruck racing series gears up for Nebraska visit this weekend

Motorsports Park Hastings and Hastings, Neb., will play host to the Meritor ChampTruck World Series race this weekend, the seventh in the series’ inaugural season.

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GATS: Sights, sounds and scenery of top show trucks, singing truckers and more from the show

Great American Trucking Show views of the Pride & Polish National Championship, Trucker Talent Search finale, trucking exhibits and more.

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25 for 25: Bill Hall’s 2007 Peterbilt 379 Legacy Edition

The silver and purple Pete features plenty of stainless steel and other customized features that make it stand out in the gravel pits in San Antonio when it's picking up and dropping off loads.

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Beauty shots of Pride & Polish champs and GATS Best of Show rigs (and a full winners list)

All the winners from last week's GATS Pride & Polish event, including those for engine, interior and more, along with off-site beauty shots of the show's top rigs.

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‘Second look’ at premium Kenworth Icon 900, following Fleenor Bros. custom treatment

Carthage, Mo.-based hazmat hauler Kyle Cousins and his Fleenor Bros. team take KW's Icon 900 MATS display model to the next level in the unit's Pride & Polish debut, now under Fleenor authority.

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Pride & Polish champs named: Lil’ Ray’s “Wicked,” Phil Miller’s livestock hauler, “Disorderly Conduct” year’s top rigs

A year to the week after “Lil’” Ray Rodriguez introduced his underworld-themed 2015 Peterbilt 389 and Western stepdeck, the equipment hauler has been named the 2015 Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Champion in the Limited-Mileage Combo category. Joining Rodriguez as 2015 champs were Phil Miller and his 2010 Pete 389 and Wilson livestock hauler, winning in the Working Combo category; Vinnie Diorio and his 1985 Peterbilt 359 in the Working Bobtail category; and Todd Roccapriore’s 1999 ...

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Video: Robb Mariani on his favorite two subjects: Evel Knievel and, you guessed it, trucks

"I caught up with former American Trucker host and certified 'truck nut' Robb Mariani at GATS, where Mariani is one of the many people involved in the long restoration of the Evel Knievel haul rig on hand to greet GATS visitors at the Mack Trucks booth."

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