‘American Truckers’ Category

Trucker’s Top Tips to Healthy Eating on the Road

Thursday, July 31st, 2014
The life of a long haul trucker doesn’t lend itself to a healthy lifestyle. Long hours sitting behind the wheel of your big rig drinking coffee and munching on convenience store snacks and too many high calorie, salt laden fast food meals contribute to the weight gain, diabetes and high blood pressure that plaque many truck drivers. Cost of Unhealthy […] ... continue reading »

Five Trucker Driving Tips to Share With Your Teens

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Teens that seem to have driving in local traffic can quickly find themselves in trouble when they cruise up a freeway ramp and the world suddenly zooms into high gear. Navigating traffic at high speeds requires faster thinking and a different application of driving skills than moseying around the neighborhood at 35 mph. Teaching your teen how to share the […] ... continue reading »

Five Trucker Road Safety Tips

Thursday, July 24th, 2014
Working as a commercial truck driver may not be as dangerous as being a logger (#1) or commercial pilot (#3); but at #8 on Time magazine’s list of The 10 Most Dangerous U.S. Jobs (click to view the infographic), driving a truck is no wimp job. Dangerous Highways Overall, workplace safety in the U.S. has improved dramatically over the past […] ... continue reading »

Trucker’s Top Tips to Finding Free WiFi When on the Road

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
In today’s world Internet access is no longer a luxury, it’s a necessity. This is particularly true when you’re spending most of your time on the road. Staying connected keeps you in touch with family and friends along with necessities like bank accounts. Fortunately, the virtual world is so integrated with the real world that it’s getting easier all the […] ... continue reading »

Trucker’s Top Tip to Selling Your Truck Online

Thursday, July 17th, 2014
Whether you are a dealer, fleet manager or independent operator, there are many reasons to sell your truck online. But if we had to name the No. 1 reason to sell your truck online, it would be: THAT’S WHERE THE BUYERS ARE! Truck Buyers Are Online It really is that simple. If you want to sell something, whether it’s a […] ... continue reading »

Tiresome Trek? Check Out These Extraordinary Truck Stops

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
Tired of the monotony of the same-old chain store truck stops? Beat the driving doldrums at these interesting (and often unbelievable) truck stops: Florida 595 Truck Stop – Davie, FL The intersection of I-595, 441, and the Florida Turnpike is home to a pet-friendly truck stop featuring a Tiki bar, spa, medical and dental clinic, game room, and chrome shop. […] ... continue reading »

Trucker’s Top Tips to the Perfect In Cab Snacks

Thursday, July 10th, 2014
You’re on the road and you get that mid-afternoon grumbling in your stomach. What do you do? It’s not practical or even desirable to stop every time you’re hungry. A supply of portable snacks is essential for every trucker’s  cab. This doesn’t mean you’re limited to high-fat, high-calorie grab-and-go snacks from the convenience store. You can have convenient-sized, ready-to-eat items on […] ... continue reading »

Trucker’s Top Tips to Finding the Best Truck Stop

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Finding the best truck stop depends on what you’re looking for. You can find the basics – fuel, food, bathroom and small convenience store — at nearly every truck stop in America or Canada. But if you’re looking for more than the basics, you could luck out or be out of luck, depending on where you stop. The Big 5 […] ... continue reading »

Tracy Morgan Crash Reopens Hours of Service Debate

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
The recent truck accident that put popular actor Tracy Morgan in the hospital with serious injuries and killed one of the passengers in his limo could not have come at a worse time for commercial truckers. The crash has added fuel to the fire, beefing up arguments for tougher hours of service regulations. Hours of Service Debate Reopened Senators have […] ... continue reading »

Expand Your Marketing Reach with TruckerToTrucker.com Dealer Listings

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
Nothing expands the marketing reach of your truck dealership faster than online truck advertising. The instant your dealership listings hit the internet, your marketing reach explodes beyond your usual local or regional market onto the national and international stage. Expanding Your Market Instead of the handful of customers that might amble through your showroom or stroll through your back lot […] ... continue reading »