Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | October 02, 2011


Always at home

Harlen, Iowa, resident Jim Behrens’ 2005 Freightliner Classic XL rarely leaves his corn and soybean farm. The truck is powered by a 640-hp Caterpillar and a 13-speed transmission.



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CALENDAR

OCT. 7-8: CHARLOTTE DIESEL SUPER SHOW, zMax Dragway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C.,

www.dieselsupershow.com.

OCT. 8: ATCA EASTERN SHORE CHAPTER TRUCK/TRACTOR SHOW, Tony Tank Tribe 149, Redmens Lodge, Fruitland, Md., (302) 242-3544.

OCT. 8: ATHS BLUE MOUNTAIN CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, Southeast Washington Fairgrounds, Walla Walla, Wash., bluemtchap@360comm.net.

OCT. 9: ATHS PIONEER VALLEY CHAPTER TRUCK & TRACTOR SHOW, Dufresne Park, Granby, Mass.,

(413) 330-8189.

OCT. 14-15: ATHS WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA ANNUAL TRUCK SHOW, Old High School, Cherokee, N.C.,

(828) 421-9399.

OCT. 15: COTTONWOOD ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, Oxendale Chrysler Dodge Jeep, Cottonwood, Ariz.,

(928) 634-3656.

OCT. 15: ATHS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, Porter Welding, Orland, Calif.,

(530) 865-8631.

OCT. 15: TRUCK DRIVER SOCIAL MEDIA CONVENTION, Gold Strike Resort & Casino, Tunica, Miss., www.truckingsocialmedia.com.

OCT. 21-22: CHROME & CLASS TRUCK SHOW, Rush Truck Center-Nashville, Smyrna, Tenn., (615) 220-7777.

OCT. 21-22: CONVOY FOR A CURE USA, Texas Motor Speedway, Ft. Worth, convoyforacureusa.com or

(903) 288-0374.

NOV. 4-6: MECA SOUTH FLORIDA TRUCK SHOW, Miami, nastshowtrucks.org or (305) 884-2028.

NOV. 5: ATHS PIEDMONT CAROLINA CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, North Carolina Farmers Market, Colfax, N.C.,

(336) 431-6824.

NOV. 12: ATHS NORTHWEST CHAPTER ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, Walrath Trucking, Tacoma, Wash.,

(360) 866-7716.