All posts tagged "May-2008"

  • RoadKing Mag
    Cab Comforts

    Folks, before you get all “geeked out” that I am gonna present you with all the latest facts and data on some new Bluetooth gizmo or a high tech, infra-red, heat-seeking camera set up, let me tell...

    • 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
    The Race Is On

    Have you ever dreamed of sitting trackside at the Daytona 500? The Road King Club Ultimate Race Sweepstakes, open May 1 – June 30, has a grand prize to savor. One member will be named the Road...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Vacation Season Mayhem

    You’ve heard the term “amateur night” uttered to describe a variety of situations where the masses get involved in an activity that goes more smoothly when left to the professionals. For truckers, the next few months might...

    • 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
    Big Truck for Trucker

    Chip Ferguson has been driving trucks for 37 years, and stopping at TAs all over the country about that long. “If you could look at where I fuel, you’d see that I’m at a TA 98 percent...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • 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
    World's Worst Road

    Next time you find yourself cursing a poorly paved, narrow or winding stretch of road, just remember: It could be worse. Much worse. In fact, it could be the world’s worst road: “Death Road” in the North...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    A Place of Honor

    When the Marines do something, they do it right. Spend a day at the Museum of the Marine Corps and you’ll see proof of that. The concrete, glass and steel building itself is inspiring. A 210-foot stainless...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Reeling in the Years

    As we age, fitness and health become more important in upholding the quality of our lives. Think of your body like a truck. You do not go years without performing tuneups and regular maintenance, and you don’t...

    • Posted May 1, 2008
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