Air Brakes VS Hydraulic Brakes – 11 Facts You Need To Know

truck axles and brake components

It doesn’t matter if you’re driving a VW Jetta or a big 18-wheeler. You expect the vehicle to slow down or stop when you hit that brake pedal. This may be the end game in each braking system, but it’s important to know the difference between your car’s hydraulic brake system and that of a … Read more

Why Do Truck Drivers Stay In The Middle Lane?

Why do truck drivers drive in the middle lane

For starters, I’ve been trucking since 1998. A lot of things have changed within the trucking industry since then. In this article, I’ll do my best to explain why truck drivers do things you may not understand, like driving side by side and staying in the middle lane. Why Truck Drivers Stay In The Middle … Read more

Great Gift Ideas For Truckers and Gearheads

Great Gift Ideas For Truckers and Gearheads

If you have a trucker or gearhead in your life and you don’t know what to give him for Christmas or birthday gifts, I’m here to help. Each item on this list will be put to use or proudly displayed in his office, garage or man-cave. BenShot Shot Glassware Every time his friends see the … Read more

9 Facts About The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver With Upstaging

9 Facts About The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver

What’s it like to drive a truck for the concert tour industry? In this sponsored post, I’ll be talking about the life and experience of an actual truck driver in the industry. I’m always on the prowl for trucking jobs that require more than meat in the seat. This job fits that description. It works … Read more