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  • ​McCollister’s Expands Enclosed Auto Transport Fleet

    Steve Pollock
    February 2017
    BURLINGTON, NJ… With new contracts and a growing business, McCollister’s Enclosed Auto Transport Fleet is expanding. The company plans to double the enclosed Auto Transport fleet in the next several months. This specialized fleet provides door...
  • ​Kenworth T680 Driven by Idahoan Delivers U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, Tree Lit in Special Ceremony

    January 2017
    WASHINGTON, DC… After a 4,000-mile, three-week journey, the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree came to life in a special ceremony attended by hundreds of people on December 6th on the Capitol’s West Lawn. After being harvested on Nov. 2 in the Payett...
  • ​The 2016 Eau Claire Big Rig Truck Show

    January 2017
    The 7th Annual Big Rig Truck Show was the largest Eau Claire truck show yet. Held yearly on the third weekend in August, this family-friendly event filled the grounds to capacity with over 25,000 square feet of exhibitor space and more than one hundr...
  • Howes Lubricator - 95 Years of Quality Products for Peak Performance and Protection

    December 2016
    For over 95 years Howes Lubricator has been producing quality, professional grade products that offer peak performance and protection. In 1920, Wendell V.C. Howes formulated a line of preventative maintenance products that would fuel the company to w...
  • ​PDI’s Annual Customer Appreciation Truck Show Attracted Truckers from Across the U.S. and Awarded over $30,000 in Cash and Prizes

    December 2016
    Performance Diesel Inc. (PDI) hosted its annual Customer Appreciation Truck Show Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 6-8, 2016, at its headquarters in St. George, Utah. This year’s event attracted truckers from across the United States with more than ...
  • ​TravelCenters Of America Announces TA Truck Service Commercial Tire Network-Creates Largest Independent Commercial Tire Dealer in the U.S.

    December 2016
    WESTLAKE, OH… TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, announced the formation of the TA Truck Service Commercial Tire Network™.TA has been a leader in the truck stop ti...
  • ​1st Annual Country Roads Truck Show

    November 2016
    The Jane Lew Truck Stop had a great time hosting our first truck show. We had 27 trucks participate in 9 different categories. Besides enjoying some great looking trucks, we had a up-and-coming star - Bradley Shaw Band for live entertainment, a wreck...
  • ​A Record Breaking 8th Annual Truck Show for 4 State Trucks

    November 2016
    Joplin, MO… 4 State Trucks, home of the Chrome Shop Mafia, hosted their 8th annual Guilty By Association Truck Show and customer expo September 23-24, 2016 at their headquarters just off I-44 at exit 4 in Joplin, Missouri. This year’s two-day f...
  • Diesel Fuel Winterization Tips From FPPF®

    November 2016
    By Steve Pollock BUFFALO, NY… An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure when it comes to diesel fuel and cold weather. Or maybe we should say an ounce of prevention will save you a lot of aggravation and money when the weather gets cold! He...
  • ​More Power – Better Fuel Economy With Diesel Spec

    October 2016
    MONTREAL, QUEBEC… Diesel Spec was established in 1987 as a diesel engine rebuild shop. The company has since repaired and rebuilt hundreds of diesel engines of all types. While Diesel Spec still does engine repairs and rebuilding, today the compa...
  • Records Fall at the Carlisle Truck Nationals in 2016

    October 2016
    Carlisle, PA… The 2016 Carlisle Truck Nationals hosted more trucks than any Carlisle truck event since 2003 and nearly toppled the 2001 mark of 1,714 en route to becoming a top-5 all-time truck show at Carlisle. With 1,704 registered trucks, inclu...
  • ​WL Byers and Southern Pines Announce Partnership

    October 2016
    WL Byers and Southern Pines announced that the companies will combine in a partnership of equals. The combined company will operate under the name of Southern Pines offering hauling services in the contiguous U.S., Canada, and Mexico. David Byers wi...
  • ​2016 Walcott Truckers Jamboree Super Truck Beauty Contest Winners

    September 2016
    WT: Cabover: 1st Terry Aslinger, 1995 Freightliner FLB – Freightliner Fever; 2nd Chris Gornik, 1988 Ford CL9000 & 1988 Lowboy – The Beast; 3rd Eldon Jaeger, 1983 Peterbilt 362 & 2014 Muv All TrailerWT: Company Truck – Bobtail: WINNER – Jay B...
  • ​Manac Celebrates 50 Years Of Innovation

    September 2016
    By Steve Pollock SAINT GEORGES, QC… Manac Trailers was founded by Marcel Dutil in Saint-Georges, Quebec, Canada in 1966. The company was born as a solution to its parent company, Canam Steel’s (the 2nd largest steel producer in North America) t...
  • ​Penn Power Group – “We Fix Trucks”

    Ron Brandt
    September 2016
    By Ron Brandt, VP Sales and Marketing, Penn Power Group Without doubt we do fix trucks…over the last 5 years Penn has repaired or installed OEM and aftermarket equipment on thousands and thousands of commercial vehicles of all sizes and uses. Our...
  • Meet Miles Johnson – Mercer Contractor Who Believes in Giving Back!

    August 2016
    Mercer Contractor, Miles Johnson, understands the ins and outs of being a successful Owner Operator at Mercer Transportation, but after being leased on at Mercer since July of 1992, that shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. “After being leased ...
  • "Rollin Down the Highway...2016 Wheel Jam"

    August 2016
    Spectaular Big Rigs made the sojourn to Huron, South Dakota in early June for the annual Wheel Jam! - Photo by Nate Anderson of Complete Media - The annual truck parade in downtown Huron, South Dakota is always a favorite with drivers and residents...
  • ​White Oak Mills Makes Gains In Fuel Economy With Bully Dog

    Steve Pollock
    August 2016
    ELIZABETHTOWN, PA… White Oak Mills is a growing feed manufacturer located in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania and is a supplier of bulk and bagged feed for dairy, swine, poultry and miscellaneous species. White Oak Mills was founded in 1930 and then pu...
  • ​Jake Lindamood Captures Best of Show at 34th Shell ROTELLA SuperRigs® in Joplin, Missouri

    July 2016
    Jake Lindamood of Irving, Texas captured Best of Show honors with his 1988 Peterbilt 379 at the 34th annual Shell ROTELLA SuperRigs® competition held June 9-11 at the Joplin Convention & Trade Center in Joplin, Mo. He was awarded $10,000 from Shel...
  • ​Kuhnle Brothers – 50 Years of Trucking

    Steve Pollock
    July 2016
    NEWBURY, OH… 50 years in business is a milestone for any company, especially when they have been under the same ownership for the entire time. To mark their 50th year in business, Kuhnle Brothers held a weeklong celebration at their corporate offi...