Overdrive is having their Pride and Polish competition again this year of course, and they’ve announced their 25 top qualifyer custom semi trucks. Their picks: red new truck is Joel Dawes, 2014 Kenworth T660; Blue with black stripes is Eric Turner, 2015 Peterbilt 389; Black with red stripes: Tom Davis/Davis Bros. Trucking, 1999 Kenworth W900; White and […]
Finalists For the Pride and Polish Championship
New Model Pete Tractor
What do you all think of the new Peterbilt tractor ? We feature a lot of tractors on here, from custom jobs both show truck and daily runners for owner operators and drivers on all continents to new models with electric engines to future trucks, and although there are some readers who seem to like […]
Super Sleeper Semis
Joe Bielucki of Cennecticut is heading to the Keystone Diesel Nationals in Reading, Pa, according to Overdrive Online. “This is my friend Charlene Testerman’s truck, ‘Rollin’ Thunder,’” a 1983 Pete 359, “and it is going to be at the Keystone Diesel Nationals in Reading this Saturday. So if anybody wants to see an old-school custom, […]
The NEW Longest Semi Tractor Made
One of the favorite giant semi sleeper tractors (of all time, probably) is Tony Bennett’s old bright yellow one that was running for Southern Pride trucking. Owner-operators and truck drivers everywhere have appreciated this truck, and one of the interesting things about it is it was the longest factory-made truck. But now there’s a new […]
1983 Internatioal Eagle
Hello I’m Tim Smith. My uncle helped me purchased this truck 7 years to get started on farming. Since I have paid him back through the aid of this truck. We purchased it off the orginal owner for 5,000 and only had 630,000 original miles. This truck has been my only source of hauling my […]
Three Custom Big Rig / Fifth Wheel Combos!
These three guys do RVing in style. What do you think of these? When you think of a truck and fifth wheel trailer combo, you usually think of someone’s (your own if you have a fifth wheel trailer) truck. But who hasn’t at least considered hooking one up to a big tractor like these units? […]
Custom Semi with a Dynamic Paint Job
Custom semi truck enthusiasts, this one might be for you. It’s a custom Pete owned by Black Sheep Trucking. The company is out of Salisbury, Pa. The custom work on the tractor was done by Murry Signs (art), which is out of Grantsville, Md. From the photo, you might wonder a bit if there was […]
How Much Fuel Does This Tractor Carry?
Owner-operators and truck drivers out there — RVers, too — we’ve probably all been down a long road and started to regret that we didn’t stop at the last gas station to fuel up, but hoped the next station wouldn’t be too far. Eyeing the fuel gauge every 10 or 20 seconds for the next […]