Custom Rigs

Raymond Richards’ scrap-hauling ’07 Pete

Raymond Richards, of Elmvale, Ontario, Canada, drives this 2007 Peterbilt 379 short hood with a 500-horsepower Cummins ISX engine and Fuller 13-speed transmission.

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25 videos for 25 years: John Cudd’s rolling memorial to Vietnam veterans

In the 23rd week of the countdown — which will span 25 weeks — here’s John Cudd's Delta Raiders memorial truck, a 1986 Peterbilt 359.

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Last call: Today is final day to vote in first round of Truckers’ Choice Pride & Polish contest

he first round of voting will narrow the field to five finalists, and a second round of voting will determine the winner. Readers can vote once per day, per device. Here's a look at all the competitors and links to vote for your favorite rig.

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Photos: Painting the Evel Knievel haul rig

A few more details here about the restoration of the 1974 Mack FS786LST cabover and chassis, Post Coach custom office and trailer I've written so much about since news around its restoration began to come out in July. When I was at the Great American Trucking Show in late August, I had a brief conversation with current owner Lathan McKay about his decisions surrounding just how to paint the truck, given Knievel himself commonly repainted it ...

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25 for 25: Doug Fisher’s ‘The Gambler’

In the 22nd week of the countdown — which will span 25 weeks — here’s Doug Fisher's Peterbilt 379, which he has nicknamed "The Gambler."

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A special Mack is back: Evel Knievel combo moves closer to its final home

Evel Knievel’s 1974 cabover-trailer combo completes its journey from junk to museum showpiece -- its next stop on tour: Oct. 15 in Kansas City. The road away from ruin shown here with new views, reporting.

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Photos: ‘World’s Largest Convoy’ rolls through Joplin

Two records were set at the Guilty By Association Truck Show at 4 State Trucks in Joplin, Mo., over the weekend, writes Overdrive sister site Truckers News Editor David Hollis.

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ChampTruck heads to Portland this weekend for eighth race of season

With only two races remaining on the schedule for the inaugural Meritor ChampTruck World Series season, racers are preparing to head to Portland International Raceway in Portland, Ore., this weekend.

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Guilty by Association show: Video, photos and more from 4 State’s convoy, truck show and burnout contest

Check out photos of some of the trucks on display in Joplin and video of the show's burnout competition.

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It’s a trailer on exhibit at a truck show, not a walkway

At your next truck show, here's a tip: Don't walk on any of the RGN decks on display unless asked to. Got it?

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