MATS 2023 PKY Truck Beauty Championship Winners List

May 2023

The 32nd Annual PKY Truck Beauty Championship kicked off the show truck season with 175 of the most elite custom show trucks in North America. Held at the Mid America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY, the 2023 PKY featured competitors from six main categories,  Antique Custom, Antique Original, First Show, Limited Mileage, New, and Working Truck: along with specialty classes for Engine, Interior, Lights, and Paint.

In addition to the best custom trucks on the circuit, the PKY event featured a Thursday night light show, indoor awards ceremony, and post-event parade around the “Circle of Champions.” Over 75 trophies were awarded, along with cash, merchandise, and more. Notable category award winners include:

Best of Show Winners

Working Bobtail: JT Picha

Working Combo: Matt Kelley

Limited Mileage W/ Miles: Jamie Williams 

Limited Mileage W/ No Miles: Conrad Shada 

Limited Mileage Combo: Rolan Nolt

People’s Choice: Cody Warner

For a full list of award winners and a photo gallery of competitors, visit