TITLE

Trucker's dozen

AUTHOR(S)
Longton
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Overdrive;Aug99, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports desire of truck drivers to get a place on the 2000 Shell Super Rigs calendar in the United States. Popularity of Shell Super Rigs contest among the show truck circuit; Motives of contestants in joining the competition; Process of selecting calendar rigs by Shell representatives and art directors. INSET: Walcott winners..
ACCESSION #
2242352

 

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