May 31, 2007

| May 31, 2007

Dario Jones of Castro Valley, Calif.,
drives this 1981 Peterbilt 359.

TODAY’S TIP: Stay on top of preventive maintenance. Systematic PM saves you money in the long run by reducing the chances of equipment failure on the road and reducing time lost to repairs. It also helps reduce the severity of failures if they do occur. A properly maintained engine will last much longer and use less fuel.

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ATBS, Overdrive, Castrol and Freightliner Trucks

JUNE 5-7: ROADCHECK 2007, Level One truck inspections in hundreds of locations across North America, coordinated by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, www.cvsa.org
JUNE 7-9: AMERICAN TRUCK HISTORICAL SOCIETY National Convention and Antique Truck Show, World Arena, Colorado Springs, Colo., (816) 891-9900, www.aths.org
JUNE 7-9: TRUCK SHOW, hosted by American Truck Historical Society, Muskegon County 4-H Fairgrounds, Fruitport, Mich., (616) 846-1584, cjmiel@azulstar.com
JUNE 12-14: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Rhode Island’s 24-Hour Truck Stop, West Greenwich, R.I., www.travelingtruckshow.com
JUNE 15-16: TRANSPORT FOR CHRIST TRUCK PARADE, Truck Show and Benefit Auction, Central Christian School, Kidron, Ohio, (330) 674-0860 or msommerstrucking@earthlink.net
JUNE 19-21: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Petro, Girard, Ohio, www.travelingtruckshow.com
JUNE 21-23: SHELL SUPERRIGS contest, Petro, exit 4 from I-44, Joplin, Mo., www.rotellat.com
JUNE 21-23: WEST MICHIGAN TRUCK SHOW, Muskegon, Mich., (231) 578-9127 or (231) 726-2871, ext. 243
JUNE 26-28: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Fort Wayne Truck Plaza, Fort Wayne, Ind., www.travelingtruckshow.com
AUG. 23-25: GREAT AMERICAN TRUCKING SHOW, Dallas Convention Center, (888) 349-4287 or www.gatsonline.com

9TH ANNUAL GATS

The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, to be held Aug. 23-25, promises to continue its streak as the fastest growing trade and consumer show in the United States and Canada.
Features this year include:

  • Scores of truck industry manufacturers and suppliers
  • Employment opportunities
  • The Pride & Polish truck beauty contest
  • Fleet Forum 2007
  • Partners-In-Business seminar
  • Free concerts featuring country stars such as Aaron Tippin
  • More information is available at www.gatsonline.com.

    29 SHOWS AT 29 TRAVEL CENTERS!

    Can’t find the time to attend a trucking show? One could be coming to you. The second year of America’s Traveling Truck Show will visit some 20 states by mid-November.

    Features include:

  • The chance to win the ATTS Dream Package: $12,000 worth of prizes
  • Truck dealers from most every brand
  • New & used Class 8 trucks for sale
  • Show trucks
  • Employment opportunities
  • Live music and other entertainment.
  • For a schedule and more information, log onto www.travelingtruckshow.com.

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