Between the end of the 2013 official season in April and the start of the 2014 season in January, Truck Town Thunder (T3) competed in numerous off-season competitions, kicked off a Youth Program, and welcomed its new members into the team.
On June 1 and 2, 2013, Truck Town competed in the Michigan Science Center Robotics Competition, along with 19 other teams. On June 21 and 22, 2013, T3 travelled to Monroe, MI to compete in the Michigan Advanced Robotics Competition (MARC). On July 18-20, 2013, T3 was invited to compete at the Indiana Robotics Invitational with 68 other teams from across the nation. On September 20 and 21, 2013, T3 finished the off-season by competing at Kettering Kickoff.