All posts tagged "Jul-2008"

  • RoadKing Mag
    Reel Wheels

    Forget Steve McQueen. Bullitt made the Ford Mustang a star. While some folks like nothing better than trivia contests about actors and their roles, plenty of gearheads get the same pleasure...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Poetry in Motion

    For any country songwriter, getting the call that the legendary George Strait has recorded your tune is excitement enough. But for Nicole Witt, it had a more personal meaning. “Brothers of the Highway,”...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Moon Trucking

    The next time man lands on the moon, he’ll have a brand new set of wheels. As NASA prepares for a 2020 mission that will put a man on the moon for the...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Thank Me

    It’s nice to be appreciated for something you do. And I’m a big fan of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (Aug. 24-30), which brings public attention to the difficult job truckers do. ...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Fish Fry

    Alton Jones is a big fan of country music, but one song he doesn’t care too much for is “Too Cold At Home,” a catchy number by Mark Chesnutt that climbed the charts...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    It's Show Time!

    The intent of this article is to inform you how to get ready for those truck beauty contests! Maybe next time I will give you “The Boss’ Top 10 List” for getting your...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Bloodstains and Bullet Holes

    The town of Franklin, 20 miles south of Nashville, is a tranquil community with elm-shaded streets, neat homes and quaint little shops on the town square. But look closer and you discover dark...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Short Runs

    Fitting fitness into a day’s schedule is the dilemma we all face. Exercising is tough after long hours of working, but a missing component for far too many people in America. Those who...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Flippin' Over Carl

    The first time Carl Edwards executed his trademark victory backflip it was pure exuberance; now it has become a regular expectation. “When I won my first race [in the NASCAR truck series...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Winning Ways

    Truck drivers have always been a resilient lot, and they always will be I have a confession to make. When it came time to plan this issue, which we always...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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