The following is the complete transcript of a chat with Truckload Carriers Association Chairman Tom B. Kretsinger Jr. that first appeared in the summer issue of Truckload Authority, the official publication of the TCA. Kretsinger is president and COO of American Central Transport.
Robert “Bob” Cravens, a Wal-Mart driver, has been named April Trucker Buddy of the Month after his nomination by Pat De Long, a third-grade teacher at Liberty Elementary School in Rocky Ford, Colo.
TOMAH, Wis. — Jonathan Eilen of Hampton, Minn. captured Best of Show honors with his 2007 Peterbilt 379 at the 31st annual Shell ROTELLA SuperRigs competition held here June 20-22 as part of the Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck & Tractor Pull.
On Nov. 18, 2012, at Homestead-Miami Speedway, the Penske racing team for Brad Keselowski was on edge when five-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson was cursed with a pit road mistake and a rare part failure, opening the door for Keselowski to earn his first-ever championship in the series.