All posts by Road King

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    MATS 2013 Slideshow

    Whether looking for the latest models or scoping out show trucks, MATS is picture perfect.

    • Posted May 3, 2013
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  • Efficiency-Experts
    How SmartWay works with small truck carriers

    The EPA’s SmartWay program debuted in 2004 with the goal of improving fuel efficiency and reducing emissions in the transportation industry. Road King spoke to Jim Blubaugh, Deputy Director of the Transportation and Climate Division, about what...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Outside-Interests
    TA Seattle East offers a perfect view of the wonders of nature

    Every day the same ritual is played out by drivers arriving at the TA Seattle East. They step out of their rigs, start walking toward the building, stop for a moment, then stand transfixed by the stunning...

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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  • Feeding-Frenzy
    Petro Kingdom City has good eats and lots of treats

    Who can resist the sweet aroma of a batch of freshly baked donuts and freshly brewed coffee? Those tantalizing scents tempt many a visitor to Petro Kingdom City since the recent addition of Dunkin’ Donuts Express.

    • Posted May 2, 2013
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    Mike Ryan handles big rig stunt driving in Fast & Furious 6

    In the movie world of elaborate, explosive, extravagant car chases, it’s hard to match the action of the Fast & Furious series. Racing, veering left, right, flying over obstacles, barely scraping through enclosed spaces, causing other vehicles...

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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    Driver Chris Jackson captures moments of beauty on the road

    I always loved taking pictures. Now I can combine my love of driving with my love of photography.

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • TA-PETRO_dual-vert-onWHT
    Your Name Here

    The Citizen Driver award was created to recognize drivers who evoke public respect for the driving profession.

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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    Road King Wins 13 Awards

    Road King magazine won 13 awards, including the Best of 2012 Award for magazine design, at the Truck Writers of North America Communication Awards given out at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. The TWNA Communication...

    • Posted April 29, 2013
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  • Petro-Salina
    Petro Salina in Kansas offers drivers a little indulgence and a lot of charm

    You can’t talk about Petro Salina without mentioning the luxurious platinum showers. Drivers rave about them for good reason. They are deluxe.

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • Fill-Up
    TA Edinburg offers new dining options and more services

    Drivers can fill their trucks and themselves at the TA Edinburg, Texas, which continues to grow in every direction.

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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