Here are beauty shots taken by Shift Creative Group’s Brian Bourke of the national champ trucks and the Best of Show winners from GATS:
LIMITED MILEAGE COMBO: Vinnie Diorio’s 2013 Peterbilt 389, Mac trailer
LIMITED MILEAGE BOBTAIL, Austin Ashley’s 2007 Peterbilt 379:
WORKING BOBTAIL, Bob Brinker’s 2000 Freightliner Classic:
WORKING COMBO, Bill Rethwisch’s 2013 Peterbilt 389, tanker:
BEST OF SHOW WINNERS:
LIMITED MILEAGE COMBO, Ray Rodriguez’ ‘15 Pete 389, flatbed:
WORKING BOBTAIL, Mike Lemley’s 2000 Peterbilt 379:
WORKING COMBO, Dustin Pope’s 2003 Kenworth W900L, trailer:
Jerry Kissinger’s 1978 Mack Superliner won Best of Show in the Limited-Mileage Bobtail category, but the truck was not photographed off site. Click here to see the Pride & Polish awards coverage to see a photo of the truck.
Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.