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Top 5 Great and Surprising Truck Stops

July 1, 2022

Top 5 Great and Surprising Truck Stops

When it’s time to grab a bite to eat or take a bathroom break, truck drivers should consider a truck stop. They want something that’s clean, that has a large selection of food. Here are some chain and independent stops winning top ratings from truckers:   Noble’s Restaurant and Truck Stop (Corinth, Kentucky) Located on […]

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Biden Open to Sending Americans Money to Pay for Gas

June 20, 2022

Biden Open to Sending Americans Money to Pay for Gas

President Joe Biden signaled Monday that he would be open to sending Americans gas rebate cards to help offset soaring gas prices in the U.S. Biden also mentioned the possibility of temporarily suspending the federal gasoline tax. “I hope to have a decision based on the data I’m looking for by the end [of] the […]

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Used Trucks for Sale – 3

June 18, 2022

Used Trucks for Sale – 3

2019 VOLVO VNL42T760 For Sale In Pomona, California Truck Manufacturer: Volvo Truck model: VNL 760 Year: 2019 Price you want it at: $115,000 DESCRIPTION: 550k miles, fully loaded, automatic, factory fridge, webasto. Call for details: Goran 562-540-9620

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Used Trucks for Sale – 2

June 14, 2022

Used Trucks for Sale – 2

2018 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA For Sale In City Of Industry, California Truck Manufacturer: Freightliner Truck model: Cascadia Year: 2018 Price you want it at: $95,000 DESCRIPTION: Detroit DD15, Diesel 505hp Engine, 694k miles, 2017 US EPA Label, Requires Diesel Exhaust Fluid, CARB Compliant, Engine Brake, Detroit DT121650 12-Speed Automated Transmission, 13220 lb Front Axle, 40000 lb […]

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Used Trucks for Sale – 1

Used Trucks for Sale – 1

2016 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 125 For Sale In City Of Industry, California Truck Manufacturer: Freightliner Truck model: Cascadia Year: 2016 Price you want it at: $69,000 DESCRIPTION: Detroit DD15, 6 Cylinder 14.8L Diesel Engine, 610k miles, 2017 US EPA Label, Engine Brake, Eaton Fuller FRO-16210C 10-Speed Manual Transmission, 13220 lb Front Axle, 40000 lb Rears, Detroit DA-RT-40 […]

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Top Five Trucking Industry Issues

June 4, 2022

Top Five Trucking Industry Issues

The findings below are taken from the report titled CRITICAL ISSUES IN THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY – 2021 and was prepared by The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI). ATRI survey was conducted in late 2021 and their analysis relies on a robust data collection methodology, thus presenting the state of play in terms of participants’ perceptions […]

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How to Sleep Tight at a Truck Stop

May 20, 2022

How to Sleep Tight at a Truck Stop

Taking into account current parking shortage, it makes it difficult for truck drivers to find a safe place to park and sleep. Often faced with the choice between Hours of Service (HOS) violations or traffic fines, truck drivers find themselves in challenging situations. With the lack of security personnel and quick access to highways, this […]

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Important Note: Preparing Your Fleet for CVSA International Roadcheck 2022

May 14, 2022

Important Note: Preparing Your Fleet for CVSA International Roadcheck 2022

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced this year’s International Roadcheck dates as May 17-19 with a focus on wheel ends. International Roadcheck is a 72-hour high-visibility, high-volume commercial motor vehicle inspection and enforcement initiative. Commercial motor vehicle inspectors in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. will conduct North American Standard Inspections of commercial motor […]

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How To Deal With A Panic Attack On The Road

April 20, 2022

How To Deal With A Panic Attack On The Road

One of our previous posts has already dealt with panic attacks while in cabin (see: https://bit.ly/3rC16FM). The topic of panic attack is always addressable in a myriad of ways, yet we shall give our best in succinctly explaining this utterly unpleasant feeling of sudden and intense anxiety. We hope this will be helpful to you. […]

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How to Sleep Tight at a Truck Stop

March 26, 2022

How to Sleep Tight at a Truck Stop

Taking into account current parking shortage, it makes it difficult for truck drivers to find a safe place to park and sleep. Often faced with the choice between Hours of Service (HOS) violations or traffic fines, truck drivers find themselves in challenging situations. With the lack of security personnel and quick access to highways, this makes […]

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5 Safety Tips for Driving in Heavy Rain or in Poor Visibility

March 20, 2022

5 Safety Tips for Driving in Heavy Rain or in Poor Visibility

Driving on a wet road can be very dangerous and can become treacherous during heavy rain. Here are some proper steps to take to remain safe when roads are wet and heavy rain is present. 1. Make sure your wipers, defroster and headlights are in good working condition, and there is enough windshield washer fluid […]

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Did You Know?

March 5, 2022

Did You Know?

Fun Facts About Iowa 80: The World’s Largest Truckstop 1. The Iowa 80 serves an average of 5,000 customers per day. It is also a social place, where generations of local and interstate truckers have stopped; and everyone seems to have a memory or two about the place.  In the 56 years they have been […]

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Limited Offer – Armada Trucking Group x Abiud Santo (VIDEO)

February 25, 2022

Limited Offer – Armada Trucking Group x Abiud Santo (VIDEO)

  THAT’S RIGHT!   CLASS A DRIVERS – NEW OFFER! WE WILL BEAT YOUR CURRENT PAY BY 10%, GUARANTEED! OR Receive a $100Gift Card on Us!   Recruiting phone number: 800-600-1275 Hiring area: Southern California   APPLY NOW    https://bit.ly/3v7F6VZ   @Abiud_Sando Video: @TheJoseResendez    

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10 Safety Tips for Driving at Night

February 21, 2022

10 Safety Tips for Driving at Night

If you feel uncomfortable driving at night, the following suggestions can help: 1. Make sure you are rested and alert. If you are drowsy, sleep before you drive! Even a nap can save your life or the lives of others. 2. Do a complete pre-trip inspection of your vehicle. Make sure to check and clean […]

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We Are Hiring – Safety Manager

February 11, 2022

We Are Hiring – Safety Manager

SAFETY MANAGER ($60000 – $80000) The Safety Manager is responsible for, but not limited to managing the Safety compliance process, requirements, audits, follow up, and records to ensure Armada Trucking Group maintains compliance with regulatory standards mainly for DOT and FMCSA, but also including OSHA and Workers’ Compensation regulations. Ideal candidate will have experience managing […]

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10 Safety Tips for Driving in Fog

January 27, 2022

10 Safety Tips for Driving in Fog

These suggestions can be helpful to every truck driver facing dense fog while driving. The best advice for driving in fog is: Do Not. It is recommended to pull off the road into a rest area or truck stop until visibility is better. If you must drive, be sure to consider the following: 1. Slow […]

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Did You Know?

January 24, 2022

Did You Know?

1. Trucks carry 73% of cargo (by weight) in the US. Of the 4 million Dangerous Goods shipments every day, 94% are carried by trucks. 2. In 1953, Freightliner introduced its first overhead sleeper (model WF64) optimized for long-haul applications while meeting restrictive length laws at that time. An alternative-fuel truck capable of using gasoline, […]

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Healthy Meals For Truck Drivers

January 9, 2022

Healthy Meals For Truck Drivers

As much as you know about a healthy diet, it’s always good to keep some things, for example this very post, at hand. Before we suggest what, you should eat to stay healthy, please consider investing in appliances like a cooler, slow cooker, lunch box or microwave. This will make eating healthy food on the […]

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