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 […]
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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, […]
By Edward D. Johnson Editor’s Note: The following article is a more in-depth version of the October issue Tow Times Learning Center topic: Basics of Towing: Changing a Car Battery. Back in the “good old days” it was easy to change a car battery. You […]
The Tow Times September issue features the 2014 Shine ‘n Star Photo Parade, a sampling of entries in this years Shine ‘n Star tow truck beauty contest sponsored by Ford Trucks and brought to you by Tow Times. Check out the Tow Times September issue […]
Editor’s Note: The following article is a more in-depth version of the August issue Tow Times Learning Center topic: Basics of Towing: Gasoline Fires.
Tow Times welcomes the towPartners Advisor, which will be included in your Tow Times issue bi-monthly beginning with this issue. towPartners has been published by FTI Groups for over 10 years and by joining with Tow Times, the publication will reach industry-wide. See page 29 […]
The Tow Times June 2014 issue contains the 2013-2014 Reader Profile, a snapshot of the towing and recovery industry based on survey responses from our readers. From fleet information to motor clubs, results are presented in an easy-to-read format. We thank those who responded to […]
The 2013 Tow Times Shine ‘n Star Car Carrier Winner is Duchniks Towing & Recovery of Scott Township, Pa. The 70-year-old company entered the Shine ‘n Star winner’s circle with a 2013 Freightliner M2 with a Chevron LCG Generation 2, 21.5-foot bed.
In the Tow Times April issue, (“Fishing for a 2008 Honda CRV — We Think…”), Midnight Auto Recovery Services of West Lebanon, N.H., goes fishing for a 2008 Honda CRV completely submerged in the Connecticut River, but ends up landing a 2006 Mazda MPV.
By Edward D. Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org Editor’s Note: The following article is a more in-depth version of the March issue Tow Times Learning Center topic: Basics of Towing 8: Flat Tire Calls.