Category: Truck Shows

The Compound: East Coast Cruise Australia

East Coast Cruise is kind of a big deal for the minitruckin’ community in Australia, so when numbers began to fall due to the fact that we were pushed from the town where…



Event Coverage: Cruise to the Pines 2016

We are so glad to confirm that this years’ Cruise to the Pines event was every bit as amazing as it was in 2015. The event has quickly become one of our favorite, promoting…



Forbidden Fantasy Makes Moves – Laughlin Show ‘N’ Shine 2016

In an expansive landscape of death clad desert, broken only by the rushing of the Colorado River, the Avi Hotel & Casino makes for a true oasis among plenty of false mirages. At this dream like action…



Lone Star Throwdown 2016 – Maxed Out & Makin’ Moves

Just when we though that the annual Lone Star Throwdown show could not possibly get any bigger OR better – boy were we wrong! Voted Slam’d Mag “Show of the Year” for 2015, they certainly…



Laid Out At The Lake – Trucks Invade New Zealand

New Zealand’s trucking scene is still relatively small, compared to that of Australia and the States. Nevertheless the New Zealand show making quite a splash in the custom truck scene, now known as Laid Out at…



Wrong Turn Cruise 2015 – Queensland, Australia

As someone who usually has to travel hundreds of miles to go to a truck show, it’s quite a unique experience watching the lead-up to Wrong Turn Cruise, an annual minitruck and custom car show…



Severed In The Midwest 2015 – Seymour, Indiana

Starting up a new car/truck show from scratch is quite the feat and it certainly takes much more to get things rolling with operational costs, insurance, logistics and the like than most would think. That’s why…



Half Way Havoc – Australia MiniTruckin’ At Its Finest

Catching up with a friend over a beer is always a good time. Catching up with a few mates, a bunch of beers and a roaring fire is a great time. But catching up with hundreds of mad minitruckers over…



Laurie Starling Memorial Gathering 2015

One year on from the tragic loss of Australia’s Chop Shop owner, MotorEx and Street Machine Summernats judge, and Master Fabricator 29-year-old, there was a second Memorial Event held in Laurie Starling’s honor. This senseless…



Camp-N-Drag 2015: The Last Real Truck Run

Those of us that were fortunate enough to grow up on the West Coast in the ’80s and ’90s during the “River Run” heyday will always carry the memories of great times, killer rides, and weekend debauchery with…



Battle Drag 2015 – Texas Sure Knows How To Party

This year’s Battle Drag Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show was one for the books. This year the show was held at a new location since it had outgrown the previous grounds, now held in New Caney,…



Cameron Burke Memorial Show – New South Wales, Australia

Every year in New South Wales, Australia a very special event his held in memoriam of Cameron Burke. The Cameron Burke Foundation was set up in memory of Cameron William Burke who was born April…