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    Bragging Rights: Who’s the safest driver of them all?

    There have been numerous occasions when I’ve been having coffee with other drivers and the conversation turned to safe driving. Trucker after trucker would try to top one another with their tally of miles or years driven...

    • Posted November 5, 2012
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    TA Troy is a place where everyone knows your name

    There’s Stanley, the mail truck driver, and Danny, the car hauler. There’s Tim, the driver who made a point to call up the corporate office and praise the cleanliness of the showers. Like hundreds of other drivers,...

    • Posted November 5, 2012
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    Petro Kingman is a great place to relax and de-stress

    After spending hours on the road, drivers know they can unwind when they arrive at Petro Kingman. This spot in the Arizona desert is an oasis of calm in a busy day.

    • Posted November 5, 2012
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    Exhaust Topics: Good maintenance protects aftertreatment system

    There was a time when trucks rolling down the highway billowed heavy black smoke from two exhaust stacks. Sure, it looked cool, but that smoke contained tiny bits of junk.

    • Posted November 2, 2012
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    Under Control: Mack Pinnacle with mDRIVE

    You may have seen one of those cable TV shows geared for motor-heads (pun intended), where a hot rod shop, customizer or a restoration specialist takes someone’s car and rebuilds it, incorporating all the latest features.

    • Posted November 2, 2012
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    Simply the Best

    A recent survey of drivers by Overdrive magazine has TA and Petro earning top honors in dozens of categories. We have made a strong effort to improve and meet your needs in many areas in the past...

    • Posted November 2, 2012
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    Sen. David Vitter talks about the new highway bill

    Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) is one of the country’s most influential lawmakers working on transportation legislation today. He currently sits on the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee...

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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    Simple techniques to manage tension & minor pains on the road

    Some days you feel as if you are stuck in a pressure cooker. So how do you ease the stress and bring on the calm?

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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    World’s Largest: A Bat, Boot, Yo-Yo & More

    America knows how to do it up big, and “big” takes on new meaning when it comes to this quirky quintet of record-setting objects.

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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    Owning & Driving for Your Own Trucking Company

    An extremely challenging situation for the micro-motor carrier owner still hauling loads occurs when you’re also the boss for up to five other truckers.

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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