Rick Meijer, an Orono, Ontario, native, owns this 2002 Peterbilt 379, which is powered by a 550-hp Cat and 18-speed transmission.
Drivers who weigh on a CAT scale will soon begin receiving Super Trucks collector cards when they weigh in, the company announced this week.
The truck represents the first such 112SD built out as a heavy-haul wrecker, and Kling put no small measure of pride and sweat into the customizations.
Ralph Dineen Jr. and son came out on top of the competitive truck pull at the Broome County Fair in Whitney Point, N.Y. Vids and a gallery of photos of their run here.
Mike Most is a self-proclaimed Freightliner man, having driven one for years, but he never had seen a Freightliner compete in a truck show and win. So in 2006, he decided to amend his bystander-seen ...
New to this year's Pride & Polish National Championship is the Truckers' Choice award, in which online voters will decide which truck they think deserves to be crowned No. 1.
Mike O'Connor upgraded and worked on his truck until he decided it was too nice to work. Now he uses the rig exclusively as a show truck.
Juan Ibarra picked up his 1989 379 in near-junk condition from its previous owner in spring 2008. By November it was winning awards at shows across the country.
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The Great West Truck Show - Thursday - Saturday, May 30th – June 1st, 2013
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