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Fuel Programs — What’s in it for You?

Aug 17th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

“Since fuel costs are a key line item in every fleet owner’s budget, a number of vendors offer fuel-buying programs that are specifically targeted to businesses such as towing companies. Fleet fuel programs enable towers to buy gas and diesel at lower costs, usually via […]



Shine ‘n Star Car Carrier winner

Jul 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times Shine ‘n Star Car Carrier winner is this month’s cover shot. The truck is a 2014 Peterbilt with a 22-foot Jerr-Dan XLP steel bed owned by Blair’s Towing & Recovery of Falls Church, Va. Learn more about this “clean and uncluttered” truck, […]



Shine ‘n Star Medium-Duty winner

Jun 19th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times Shine ‘n Star Medium-Duty winner is this month’s cover shot. The truck is a 2012 Peterbilt with a Jerr-Dan 25-ton unit from the fleet of Gainesville Towing and Recovery in Gainesville, Va. Learn more about the Transformer-inspired “Bumble Bee” the June issue.



Tow Dolly Use and Maintenance

May 15th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

Tow Dolly Use and Maintenance By Edward D. Johnson Editor’s Note: The following is a more in-depth version of the May issue Tow Times Learning Center column “Tow Dolly Use and Maintenance.” Click to read article



An Issue Packed with Info and Entertainment

Apr 3rd, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

On the cover of the Tow Times April issue is the 2014 Shine ‘n Star Working Truck winner: A knock-out 2007 Kenworth T800 with a Century 7035 owned by Hurst Towing & Recovery of Birmingham Ala. See the April issue for details about the truck […]



Shine ’n Star Light- Duty winner

Mar 13th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times 2014 Shine ’n Star Light-Duty winner is a 2006 Ford F-550 equipped with a Century 311 self-loading wheel-lift. This one-of-a-kind truck is from the fleet of Pro-Tech Industries Auto & Collision Center in Philadelphia, Pa.



Repossession Special

Feb 13th, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

Repossession is the primary theme of the Tow Times February issue. Sponsored by Dynamic Towing Equipment & Manufacturing Inc., we profile family owned and operated ARS Ohio, which serves Ohio and Kentucky providing auto repossession services, and take a look at repossession industry trends and […]



Rev’ing Up for Race Recovery

Jan 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: From our latest issue

The Tow Times January issue has a special racing theme, with stories from towers who handle towing and recovery at race tracks in the United States and Canada. Our readers will meet George Feilinger (“Confessions of a Race Recovery Adrenaline Junkie”) and Robin Doiron (“When […]



Overpass Rescue/Recovery Teamwork

Dec 4th, 2014 | By | Category: From our latest issue

On the cover of the December issue, Jim’s Service of Churchville, N.Y. and Rusiniak’s Service of Buffalo teamed to recover a tractor-trailer combination that overturned on an interstate overpass. After the driver, trapped in the cab that dangled over the overpass guardrail, was rescued by […]



Shine ‘n Star tow truck beauty contest Grand Prize winner

Nov 18th, 2014 | By | Category: From our latest issue

On the cover of the Tow Times November issue is the 2014 Shine ‘n Star tow truck beauty contest Grand Prize winner: a twin-steer 2012 Kenworth T800 and Century 1140 rotator. The proud owner is Michael’s Towing of Fredericksburg, Va. Special thanks to Ford Trucks, […]