August, 2021 cover.
Welcome to the August, 2021 edition of LargeCarMag Online!
Bubba ‘s truck is a 1996 Kenworth W900L, powered by a 5EK Cat engine, with an 18 speed transmission. The 270” wheelbase, combined with the air ride front end from Air Ride by Horse, gives it a nice look with the 42” flattop sleeper.
Although we have been covering the 75 Chrome Shop Show in Wildwood Florida for many years I had personally never attended this fantastic event. I picked a great year to go as they had a record breaking turnout that filled the entire lot!
Philip Miarer of Fostoria, Ohio owns this 2018 389 Peterbilt. Philip’s dad has been in the trucking business for over 50 years and Philip had worked for him for 20 of those years, until deciding to go buy his own. He ordered this 389 through Clint Moore at Kansas City Peterbilt.
Jake Voelk of Dearborn Missouri owns this very cool 1996 Peterbilt 377.
It’s Sheffer Show Time! The date is June 20th 1987 and some of the sharpest east coast show trucks are converging on the Memorial Hall at the York, Pennsylvania fairgrounds. The 3rd annual South Central Pennsylvania Truck and Trade show sponsored by the famous Sheffer Beer Fleet and co-sponsored by American Trucker Magazine is ready to begin…
Age 7 Hudson Brown sent us this month’s doodle.