Pride & Polish championship preview: Working Bobtail finalists

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The finale of the 2014-2015 Overdrive’s Pride & Polish National Championship takes place next month in Dallas at the Great American Trucking Show, where four rigs will be crowned the year’s champs in their respective categories.

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Each week, Overdrive will highlight the five finalists from one of the four categories. To see all of the Pride & Polish championship finalists — and to vote for the Truckers’ Choice champion — click here.

This week, we’re bringing you the five finalists in the Working Bobtail category. Check back next week to see the finalists in the Working Combo category.

Here are the five Working Bobtail finalists, ordered chronologically by the shows they won to qualify them for the national championship:

Mike Lemley’s 2000 Peterbilt 379, “Cathouse,” won Best of Show at the Great American Trucking Show in 2014.Mike Lemley’s 2000 Peterbilt 379, “Cathouse,” won Best of Show at the Great American Trucking Show in 2014. Kenneth Fisher won Best of Show at the 2014 PDI Dyno Event and Truck Show with his 1997 Peterbilt 379.Kenneth Fisher won Best of Show at the 2014 PDI Dyno Event and Truck Show with his 1997 Peterbilt 379. David Foster and his 2005 Kenworth W900L qualified to compete after being named runner-up at the 75 Chrome Shop Show in April, following a second win by Ken Fisher.David Foster and his 2005 Kenworth W900L qualified to compete after being named runner-up at the 75 Chrome Shop Show in April, following a second win by Ken Fisher. Eric Hassevoort won Best of Show at the Dynaflex Monster Stack in May, qualifying him and the rig to compete next month.Eric Hassevoort won Best of Show at the Dynaflex Monster Stack in May, qualifying him and the rig to compete next month.
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