Tag: Driving

Getting Your Truck Ready for Cold Weather Driving

When you make your living by driving, you need to have total confidence in your truck every time you take off on a contract. That means knowing how to tune up your rig for the climate you’re operating in as you move locations and seasons. If you’re taking work in areas with cold weather for months at a time, you need to have the equipment to support your engine’s health and efficient operation to be sure you will arrive on time and under budget whenever you make supply runs to northern businesses and communities. Here are three must-have upgrades for driving in sub-freezing temperatures.

1. Winter Tires              

Tire tread is designed to a purpose, which is why you see so much variety in racing and recreational vehicle tires. Your semi’s tires work the same way, which means you’ll get the best control and consistent performance when you match your tire …

3 Entrepreneurial Jobs You Can Do While Driving

Do you have dreams of being your own boss, setting your own schedule, and creating consistent income? Do you relish at the thought of supporting yourself outside the constraints of a 9-5 office job? If so, here are a few out-of-the-box job ideas you might want to explore.

Drive a Semi-Truck

If you love big trucks and the open road, you may enjoy a career as a semi-truck driver. As a truck driver, you get paid to travel and see the country, and you have the freedom and flexibility to work when you want. You can choose to work for a trucking company or get on a path to owning your own truck with one of the top lease purchase trucking companies. 

Drive for a Rideshare Service

Rideshare services have become increasingly popular over the last few years. If you enjoy meeting new people, you may find that driving for a rideshare service is a great fit for you. With a …