All posts tagged "Nov-2008"

  • RoadKing Mag
    Text on Them

    If you have one of those “How’s My Driving?” stickers on your truck you probably have wished at least a few times a day that the four-wheelers around you had something similar. Well, someone is trying to...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Get Connected

    WiFi at TA locations across the country just got better. TA SpeedZone is now Interstate SpeedZone, offering great service and upgraded features. Anyone with a current contract or membership for TA SpeedZone will continue that service uninterrupted,...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    In Tune With Drivers

    Walk into the Nashville, Tenn. TA and chances are you will come upon a group of drivers sitting around with guitars, singing their hearts out. And anyone can join in the fun. After all, when you’re located...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    The State of our Highways

    Drive North Dakota. Avoid New Jersey if you can. That’s the simplest interpretation of the results from a recent study that measured the road conditions of all 50 states. The Reason Foundation’s 17th Annual Report on the...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    A New Cup of Joe

    Good coffee taste is important. That’s why TA continually looks for ways to satisfy that java urge. Our locations offer a wide array of blends at Café Express and the extra-caffeinated TA Extreme is a tasty power...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Food, Glorious Food

    Now that the Road King To Your Health column is off and running in the last few issues, truckers have been responding positively to it and writing for information. Many asked about magic weight loss pills and...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Another Trucking Movie

    Drive and Deliver is a very interesting slice of long-haul trucking, commissioned and “produced” by International Trucks. At times, it’s a not-so-subtle commercial for the new LoneStar, the vintage-styled tractor for the premium owner-operator market. But other...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    TA Holiday Gift Extravaganza

    Tis the season — and TA’s Road King Club is feeling jolly and generous. The TA Holiday Gift Extravaganza Sweepstakes, running from Nov. 1 through Dec. 31, will give away 10 prizes every day, ranging from a...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Moose on the Loose

    You’d think avoiding an elk or moose wouldn’t be so difficult, considering how large these animals are. Of course, when traveling at night on an interstate, those big lumbering creatures sure can surprise a driver. But the...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Trying Times

    When I was a kid,  I would look at those big trucks on the road, and I knew then that I wanted to be a driver. At home we had this chair that I used to...

    • Posted November 1, 2008
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