It was quite the scene at Randally-Reilly Publishing headquarters in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Friday. The publishers of Custom Rigs magazine — whose parent mag is Overdrive — flew in the winner of its first-ever sweepstakes, John Lacusky of Ohio, to pick up the Chrome Shop Mafia-detailed Sequel, a 1998-model International 9400 he won when his name was drawn from thousands who put in in advance of the Great American Trucking Show last month in Dallas.
Ohio owner-operator drives away with sweepstakes rig
Lacusky (pictured, with Overdrive and Custom Rigs publisher Brad Holthaus), in turn, drove away feeling more lucky than I imagine he’d felt in quite a long time, if not ever. Click here for R editor Bruce W. Smith’s story about the day, and for more pictures of the beautiful rig.