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The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show Photo Gallery
Trucks Come out to Play in Anderson, South Carolina
Joe Greeves –
Mar 31, 2015
Photo 1/60 | 2015 The Gathering 07 1948 Chevy.
Photo 2/60 | 2015 The Gathering 02 2005 Ford Sport Trac | The 2005 Ford Sport Trac of Patrick Shockley had lots of custom touches including big rims and colorful graphics.
Photo 3/60 | 2015 The Gathering 01 2005 Ford Sport Trac | After a rainy start on Saturday morning, the weather cleared and the sun came out Saturday afternoon and Sunday. The wide open balloon launching field of the Anderson Civic Center afforded lots of display space.
Photo 4/60 | 2015 The Gathering 03 2002 Nissan Frontier | One of the coolest minitrucks at the event was Jeremy Godwin’s 2002 Nissan, painted a bright Tangelo Pearl and featuring a custom interior and elaborate bed work. The truck won Best Paint.
Photo 5/60 | 2015 The Gathering 04 2002 Nissan Frontier | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 6/60 | 2015 The Gathering 05 2002 Nissan Frontier | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 7/60 | 2015 The Gathering 06 1948 Chevy | “Daddy’s ’48” is well known in the Carolinas. James Carswell’s Brandywine Chevy sports dozens of custom touches along with a 650ci V-8 and 671 blower, producing well over 1000 hp. Carswell took home Best in Show.
Photo 8/60 | 2015 The Gathering 07 1948 Chevy. | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 9/60 | 2015 The Gathering 08 1948 Chevy. | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 10/60 | 2015 The Gathering 09 Ford Dualie Towrig | Arriving in style, even the tow rig of James Carswell could collect a trophy. The big 4 x 4 Ford Dually pulled a painted-to-match trailer that held a pair of trophy-winning show trucks.
Photo 11/60 | 2015 The Gathering 10 1994 Toyota Sr5 | 10 Cool and conservative, the clean-shaven ’94 Toyota SR5 of Greg Savoie rolled in from Seffner, Florida.
Photo 12/60 | 2015 The Gathering 11 1984 Chevy Blazer | Slammed and rolling on big rims, this ’84 satin Blazer is owned by Tommy Collum from McDonough, Georgia.
Photo 13/60 | 2015 The Gathering 12 1994 Gmc Jimmy | Sporting a cowl induction hood and full length sunroof, this shaved ’94 Jimmy is owned by Brian Horwath from Jackson, Georgia.
Photo 14/60 | 2015 The Gathering 13 1977 Hi Lux Dualie | Still a work in progress, the ’77 Hi-LUX of Georgia resident Dave Kelly sports a chopped top, slammed suspension, and unique dually rear axle.
Photo 15/60 | 2015 The Gathering 14 | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 16/60 | 2015 The Gathering 15 2005 Dodge Ram 3500 | Rolling in from Maryland, the ’05 Dodge 3500 of James King served as a memorial to his wife, Patricia.
Photo 17/60 | 2015 The Gathering 16 2005 Dodge Ram 3500 | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 18/60 | 2015 The Gathering 17 1955 Chevy Sedan Delivery | Chris Atkins from Harlem, Georgia displayed his ultra smooth ’55 Chevrolet Sedan Delivery.
Photo 19/60 | 2015 The Gathering 18 1955 Chevy Sedan Delivery | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 20/60 | 2015 The Gathering 21 2004 Ford F 250 | Several lifted trucks were at the event like the Diesel Whistler, a ’04 F-250 Super Duty owned by Jason Barnes from Warner Robins, Georgia.
Photo 21/60 | 2015 The Gathering 20 2008 Chevy Silverado | The bright white 2008 Silverado of Brandon Padgett rolls on equally bright white big rims. He’s from Franklin, North Carolina.
Photo 22/60 | 2015 The Gathering 19 2008 Chevy Silverado | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 23/60 | 2015 The Gathering 22 1996 Chevy 1500 | Smokin’ hot and slammed, this 1996 Chevy 1500 is owned by Corey Hayes from Windsor, South Carolina.
Photo 24/60 | 2015 The Gathering 23 1996 Chevy 1500 | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 25/60 | 2015 The Gathering 24 1995 Toyota Tacoma | This slick, slammed, purple ’95 Taco is owned by Tyler Mullinax from Monks Corner, South Carolina. Tyler’s truck captured the Best Interior Trophy.
Photo 26/60 | 2015 The Gathering 25 1995 Toyota Tacoma | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 27/60 | 2015 The Gathering 26 2009 Chevy 3500 Hd | Well-known custom car builder, Chad Martin of Chad’s Custom Dreams in Saluda, South Carolina displayed his ’09 Chevy 3500 HD. Several examples of Chad’s work were on display at the show.
Photo 28/60 | 2015 The Gathering 27 2009 Chevy 3500 Hd | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 29/60 | 2015 The Gathering 28 1951 Chevy | Complete with a couple of cool bullet holes in the door and just the right amount of rust, this ’51 Chevy is owned by Brad Baird of Easley, South Carolina.
Photo 30/60 | 2015 The Gathering 29 1998 Nissan Frontier | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 31/60 | 2015 The Gathering 30 1998 Isuzu Hombre | Although this 1998 Nissan Frontier is showing lots of negative camber, owner Nicholas Lambert is a member of No Reservations.
Photo 32/60 | 2015 The Gathering 31 1998 Isuzu Hombre | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 33/60 | 2015 The Gathering 32 1953 Ford F100 | A local patina truck from Anderson, this 1953 Ford F-100 is owned by Lane Mattison.
Photo 34/60 | 2015 The Gathering 33 1997 Chevy Blazer Lifted | Rolling in from Liberty, South Carolina, this 1997 lifted Blazer is owned by Brian Baird.
Photo 35/60 | 2015 The Gathering 34 1992 Chevy S10 | Another local truck, this slammed ’92 S-10 boasts a detailed V-6 under the hood and is owned by Clint Swaney, a member of Earth Scrapes. Swaney won Best Engine for his detailed 4.3.
Photo 36/60 | 2015 The Gathering 35 1992 Chevy S10 | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 37/60 | 2015 The Gathering 36 1992 Chevy S10 | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 38/60 | 2015 The Gathering 37 2015 Chevy Silverado | High Altitude Club President, Tyler Jacobs has already had his big red ’04 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Duramax in 8-Lug. This black 2015 Silverado is next on the list.
Photo 39/60 | 2015 The Gathering 38 1959 Chevy Apache | Shiny rims wrapped in wide whites, beach cruiser bike in the bed, and patina’d exterior make Rodney Christopherson’s ’59 Apache one cool vintage ride.
Photo 40/60 | 2015 The Gathering 39 1959 Studebaker | With a modern V-8 under the hood and side-exiting exhausts, the ’59 Studebaker of Kyle Lewis rolled in from Inman, South Carolina.
Photo 41/60 | 2015 The Gathering 40 1967 Chevy C10 | With pink rims and a blue body, the ’67 Chevy C-10 of Joshua Wix has all bases covered. He’s from Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Photo 42/60 | 2015 The Gathering 41 Chevy Avalanche | David Cook’s radically customized Chevrolet Avalanche has enough amplifiers and speakers to rock the entire fairgrounds.
Photo 43/60 | 2015 The Gathering 42 2006 Gmc Sierra | From Palmetto Dreams in Wagener, South Carolina, Marci Williams displayed her lifted 2006 GMC Sierra.
Photo 44/60 | 2015 The Gathering 43 Gmc Suburban | There was lots of work going on with this under construction ’65 GMC owned by Bill Schultek from Forsyth, Georgia.
Photo 45/60 | 2015 The Gathering 44 Drop Em Wear Booth | Vendors like Drop ‘Em Wear were on hand, just in case your first outfit got wet Saturday morning!
Photo 46/60 | 2015 The Gathering 45 Tyler Jacobs Josh Williams Podcast | Tyler Jacobs and Josh Williams gave a running report on the event with their Best Damn Truck Show pod cast.
Photo 47/60 | 2015 The Gathering 46 Kent Williams Jason Williams Promoters | Show promoters Kent Williams and Jason Williams hold one of their Elite award plaques, a way of adding camaraderie to the event.
Photo 48/60 | 2015 The Gathering 47 Jerry Dow Layn Licks | Jerry Dow from Lay’n Licks could add that perfect finishing touch, whether it’s on a miniature or a full-size.
Photo 49/60 | 2015 The Gathering 48 Jerry Dow Layn Licks | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 50/60 | 2015 The Gathering 49 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | LNC Hobby Worx put on a demonstration of their fun-to-drive, drift trikes.
Photo 51/60 | 2015 The Gathering 50 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 52/60 | 2015 The Gathering 51lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 53/60 | 2015 The Gathering 52 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 54/60 | 2015 The Gathering 53 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 55/60 | 2015 The Gathering 54 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 56/60 | 2015 The Gathering 55 Lnc Hobby Worx Trike | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show
Photo 57/60 | 2015 The Gathering 56 Pedal Car Lowered | It’s important to get the young ones started early!
Photo 58/60 | 2015 The Gathering 57 Ground Level Dacing Kids | The next generation of Ground Level truckers dance on their own stage!
Photo 59/60 | 2015 The Gathering 58 Trophies Welches Chop Shop | The Sunday afternoon awards ceremony presented laser-cut steel trophies made by Welches Chop Shop and went to deserving drivers.
Photo 60/60 | NewImage | The 5th Annual Gathering Custom Truck Show