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Jun 7, 2015
Life of Luxury
Year/Make/Model: 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD Denali
Owner: Jennifer Weir
Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Odometer: 5,000 miles
Fuel Economy: 15 to 17 mpg
Engine: 6.6L Duramax V-8
Transmission: Allison six-speed automatic
Mods: 10-inch Full Throttle Suspension lift kit with quad chrome rear shocks, 24x12 American Force wheels with Toyo Open Country M/T tires, AMP Research steps, Flo-Pro exhaust, PPEI tune, and Rigid rock lights for the undercarriage
Owner says: “I’m definitely a GM girl at heart, but this is by far my favorite truck and favorite build! I can’t get enough of driving it!”
Photo 2/4   |   2015 Gmc Sierra 2500hd Denali
Maximum Attitude
Year/Make/Model: ’11 Chevy Silverado 2500HD
Owner: Jessica Goza
Hometown: McArthur, California
Odometer: 29,000 miles
Fuel Economy: 18 to 21 mpg
Engine: 6.6L Duramax V-8
Transmission: Allison six-speed automatic
Mods: H&S Mini Maxx programmer, 5-inch exhaust from Flo-Pro, Air Dog II fuel system, 6-inch Fabtech lift kit, Fabtech tie-rod ends, Winch Ready front bumper, Rigid Industries LED lights, 18x10 Fuel Boost wheels, 35x12.50R18 Toyo M/T tires, Bushwacker fender flares, N-Fab steps, Industrial Injection twin-turbo kit, 20-percent-over injectors, ARP head studs, an added CP3 pump, and fully built transmission from SunCoast
Owner says: “This truck is my daily driver and horse hauler. Once the snow melts, she will also be hauling my husband’s custom-built race/pull truck to diesel events. I plan to hook her up to a sled for the first time as well!”
Photo 3/4   |   2011 Chevy Silverado 2500hd
Show & Go
Year/Make/Model: 1999 Ford F-350
Owner: Emily Harrison
Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky
Odometer: 251,000 miles
Fuel Economy: 14 mpg
Engine: 7.3L Power Stroke V-8
Transmission: 4R100 four-speed automatic
Mods: Custom straight-pipe exhaust, engine programming chip, and an Eclipse Sport Truck body kit
Owner says: “This is my daily driver show truck. I recently won Second Place out of five in the ’88-to-present 4x4 Class at the Cavalcade of Customs show in Cincinnati, Ohio, and best late-model truck two years in a row in a 500-plus car show in Augusta, Kentucky. No one believes it is my daily driver until they see the mileage. We can pull a trophy at a show on Saturday and pull a horse trailer on Sunday. This truck is my baby.”
Photo 4/4   |   1999 Ford F 350
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