• RoadKing Mag
    Diecast Dreams

    As part of the 40th anniversary of Mattel’s Hot Wheels diecast cars, designers from six automobile manufacturers were challenged to build brand new Hot Wheels cars with the same performance, speed, power and attitude that has thrilled...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Miles Per Gal

    Go ahead and call Charlotte Johnson a woman driver. She doesn’t mind a bit. “It’s absolutely OK with me,” Johnson says. “My company has grown from one truck to 15 trucks in two years. We just...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Insuring Success for Drivers

    When it comes to insurance coverage, owner-operators face more complex choices due to the independent nature of their business. Many factors, ranging from the kind of truck you have to the type of jobs that you do...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    This Old Truck

    When Bill Donnelly drove out of the parking lot of the Kenworth dealership in Perrysburg, Ohio, his new, long-nose, double-sleeper had five miles on it. Donnelly doesn’t take credit for those miles. He will, however, proudly...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Breaking Through

    My first experience with trucking began around 1948. My grandfather had an open-bed six-wheel truck with tall wooden sides all around it. I remember him coming into our neighborhood to round up all of the little children,...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Stopping Points

    Did you know that the brakes that stop your 80,000 pound rig are directly descended from wood blocks? That’s what was used to stop or slow down horse-drawn wagons in the earliest days of commercial transportation. Wood...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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    Easy Does It

    International's MaxxForce engine makes driving a breeze

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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    Return to Glory

    A classic fire engine is restored to serve as a final ride for fallen firefighters

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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    LoneStar Statement

    International unveils an unusually bold design with its latest model

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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    For Father’s Day

    A driver's son pays tribute to his dad and the truck he drives

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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