All posts tagged "Jul-2008"

  • RoadKing Mag
    Keep On Trucking

    Every year, Road King devotes its July/August cover to driver appreciation. In 2008, with so many owner-operators feeling the squeeze of economic hard times, we wanted to recognize the...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Ask a TA Tech

    TA Shop Tech Trainer Dave Kutzer has worked for TA since 1998, training shop techs in air conditioning, air brakes, electrical systems and more. He is certified by Freightliner to teach advanced electrical systems and electrical engine...

    • Posted July 1, 2008
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  • 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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