Off to the races

Story and Photos by Randy Grider | October 01, 2011

Getting to the track is only part of the job of NASCAR haulers.

Sleeper bunk sheets

| September 28, 2011

The custom bed sheets for truck sleepers will fit nearly all sizes, the company says. The sheet set comes with one fitted sheet, one flat sheet and two pillowcases. The fitted sheet has two built-in ...

Three high-output flashlights

| September 28, 2011

The Focusing LED Flashlight has a focus-lock system, one-handed slide focus and a 426-foot beam distance. The Inspection Flashlight is a compact pocket light that features an anti-roll design and a 200-foot beam distance. The ...

| September 28, 2011

Grandpa’s Last Ride: “It’s the last truck I’ll ever buy,” Rusty Ryan says of this 2007 Peterbilt 379 Legacy, the sixth Peterbilt he’s owned in 20 years. The truck runs on a 550-hp Caterpillar and ...

Volvo XE13 delivers power, fuel economy

Jack Roberts | September 27, 2011

The XE system tunes overall vehicle performance to match an array of driving conditions.

CSA repair kit

| September 26, 2011

The CSA Qwik-Fix Kit holds common repair parts in a carrying bag so drivers can easily access them to correct any issues before reaching a roadside checkpoint. The Qwik-Fix Kit includes 12 parts to fix ...

Automated-manual transmission package

| September 23, 2011

The XE13, a combination of Volvo’s I-Shift automated-manual transmission Volvo engine with modified-software, allows the engine to cruise at 1150 rpm at 65 mph. The XE13 package is rated for up to 80,000 pounds and ...

Independent sleeper air conditioner

| September 22, 2011

A newer version of a battery-powered auxiliary air-conditioning system is now available from Red Dot. The Sleeping Well Arctic 2000 Plus system operates with the truck’s engine off, burning no fuel and producing no emissions. It ...

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