Immediately after a four-thirty day period nationwide look for, Dodge has topped its Main Donut Maker, who will depict the model in the course of the initially calendar year of its Never Raise prepare.
Dodge introduced the winner on April 26, AKA Hemi Working day (4/26), a reference to the muscle mass car or truck maker’s famed 426 cubic inch V8 engine that was in generation from 1964 to 1971.
Throughout a a few-episode web sequence hosted by sportscaster Katie Osborn and winner wrestler Invoice Goldberg, contestants had been set via a sequence of worries at the Radford Racing University to establish their worthiness of the prestigious title. In the 2nd online video in the collection, the contestant listing was narrowed down to just 10 places.
The nationwide opposition observed 173,500 entries, but there can only be just one Main Donut Maker, and that honor goes to Preston Patterson of North Carolina.
“To go from a kid who experienced a poster of a Dodge Viper on my bed room wall to being handed the keys to a Dodge Challenger Hellcat as my company motor vehicle is past my wildest dreams,” stated Patterson. “I’m 100% prepared for my 1st assignment as main donut maker, and I’m hunting ahead to representing Dodge and the Brotherhood of Muscle at some epic automotive functions in this subsequent calendar year, specifically Roadkill Nights this summer.”
Not only does Patterson gain the bragging legal rights of getting the brand’s number one particular tire killer, but he also receives a one-12 months contract with Dodge truly worth $150,000. Patterson will stand for Dodge for component of the brand’s 24-month evolutionary journey into the long run dubbed “Never Lift”, which delves into the foreseeable future of electrification by way of the perspective of the followers.
In order to enter, contestants despatched in quick video clips detailing why they ended up the best person for the career. Entries from all over the United States poured in, with finalists preferred for their embodiment of the spirit of the Dodge Brothers.