Just four short weeks ago, Tyler Florence met eight eager teams of first-time food truckers, each with big dreams of running their own mobile business. But now, after a month of racing halfway across the country, only four of those hopeful teams remain after Under the Crust, Barbie Babes, Pizza Mike’s and Coast of Atlanta were eliminated in Los Angeles, Flagstaff, Amarillo and Fayetteville, respectively.
Though this competition is designed to separate the contenders from the pretenders, all eight teams were made up of food truck rookies with a similar lack of experience, so the race could have been anyone’s game. Do you think that the eliminated teams simply suffered a case of beginners’ bad luck, or did their tactics alone lead to their early exits? If you were to give just one team another chance at food truck royalty, which would it be?
Tell us: Which eliminated food truck team would you bring back if you had the chance?
Help support your favorite remaining team by casting your Fan Vote up to 10 times per day. As of this week, Seoul Sausage has once again taken first place in the Fan Vote (pictured below) with 41 percent of your votes. Pop-A-Waffle, Nonna’s Kitchenette and Momma’s Grizzly Grub are now separated by only a handful of percentage points as the race gears up for its fifth week.
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