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All posts by Road King

  • TATruck
    TA Truck Service: MORE!

    The new “TA Truck Service” was launched at the TA and Petro Stopping Centers booth during the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show. TA Truck Service, Petro:Lube, RoadSquad™, RoadSquad Connect®, RoadSquad OnSite® and eShop® have continued to grow and...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • hightech-feat
    21st Century Maintenance

    Is Military Plug-and-Play Technology on the Horizon? Amazing progress in vehicle maintenance practices has already occurred, so far, in the 21st century. By 2000, what had been done electromechanically was being recorded and tracked electronically. Data was...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • ribsimage-feat
    Rib Grilling Tips From a Master

    This recipe from Weber’s Real Grilling, packs a zing...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • words-feat
    Words to Live By

    Driver’s soul mate wants you to listen up Shortly after receiving a copy of the first annual RoadKing Family in the mail last November, Sherri Holcombe of Beebe, Arkansas was motivated to place a call suggesting a story...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • DrRoemer
    Word of Mouth

    Dentist serves drivers’ needs at Iowa 80 TA Travel Center “I figured I would give it a go here for a short period of time, and here we are 23 years later.” – Dr. Thomas Roemer, D.D.S. Dr. Thomas...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • HH-AC
    It’s A/C Checkup Time

    Stay cool and avoid costly system failures Your A/C system is out-of-sight and typically out-of-mind during most winters until ambient temperatures rise. Don’t be disappointed when you move those controls to the blue or cold setting. Hopefully,...

    • Posted May 1, 2016
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  • Hillsboro1
    Virtual Sports Café Highlights TA Hillsboro, Texas

    Y’all know that deep in the heart of Texas everything is bigger and better. That’s certainly true for the newest TA Travel Center set on a huge 78-acre site where I-35 meets SH77 at Exit 370 in...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • RP-feat
    Finishing Program Trains Road Pilots

    Green Transportation Finds Way to Earn More and Pay Better By almost any measure, starting a trucking company or buying a new truck as an owner-operator during 2007 had the potential to become a financial disaster once...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • Mechanic in garage with semi-truck
    TMC Celebrates a Milestone

    Once upon a time, truck builders and truck operators didn’t play well together. The builders built what they wanted to, knowing full well that operators would buy whatever was offered. When the builders added components and accessories,...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • supertech-feat
    SuperTech Success

    When considering where to have your truck serviced, many factors may carry significant weight in your decision-making. How a company fares in the National Technician Skills Competition—TMC SuperTech—sponsored by the Technology & Maintenance Council of the American...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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