Tipsy Tow Can be the Right Call for Super Bowl Fans
While football fans celebrate Super Bowl 50 featuring the Panthers versus the Broncos, those who celebrate too much have the option of calling for a free local tow home from towing companies participating in programs such as AAA’s Tipsy Tow.
The program, available to the general public and not just AAA members, starts at 6 p.m. on Super Bowl Sunday and ends at 6 a.m. Monday, February 8.
AAA California and AAA Arizona encourage fans to develop a game plan to prevent drinking and driving.[continue reading this article...]
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Ghost Rider is a 2015 International Terrastar with a Maxxforce 7, 6.5L 300 HP engine. The custom paint and decals are by Chet Maura Custom Creations from Killingworth Conn. The truck’s owner, William Genovese of Arite Auto Parts in New Britain, Conn., had Maura custom paint his Harley-Davidson and he liked the result so much he had this truck painted to match.
Arite Auto Parts is a full service automotive salvage recycling center, used parts center and auto repair shop handling major and minor repairs on foreign and domestic models.
Their motto: “We believe all cars — even if it’s the last ride — should go out in style.”[continue reading this article...]
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Older, heavy-duty, roll-around battery chargers are only suitable for use with flooded lead-acid batteries, never on valve-regulated, lead-acid batteries. If you do not have one of the newer “smart” chargers, consider purchasing one. Many of these chargers can sense the type of battery as well […][continue reading this article...]
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This is Mia, a blue nose pitbull that livens thing up at Zuccala Wrecker Service in Boynton Beach, Fla., Lindsey Zuccala discovered her in February 2015. She reports: “I was walking out of the office one night to close down the shop and here comes this cute little pit bull out from under one of my tow trucks. I took her home that night and fell in love with her. She was about four months old and is growing fast.
“She comes to work with me every day and loves to run in the yard. Her favorite thing to do is to sit in a desk chair and watch everyone come in and out of the yard. She always wants to know what’s going on, and everyone loves to see her when they come into the office.”[continue reading this article...]
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Power management company Eaton announced that Stephen Noble has been named vice president, Manufacturing, Vehicle Group, reporting to Ken Davis, president, Vehicle Group, effective January 1, 2016. Noble most recently served as vice president, Operations, for Eaton’s Hydraulics business in Istanbul, Turkey. He will be based in Galesburg, Michigan.
“Stephen’s success in key roles at Eaton along with his range of experiences in operational and strategic roles makes him the right person to lead our manufacturing function throughout the world,” said Davis. “I am especially pleased to have Stephen back with the Vehicle Group given his many years with the business. His knowledge of our business and understanding of our strategy will serve us well.”
Noble joined Eaton in 1983 as an industrial engineering apprentice for the Axle and Brake Division in the United Kingdom, and has held a number of positions of increasing responsibility including plant manager for the Kings Mountain, North Carolina, transmission facility and general manager, Off-Highway Drivelines in Brazil. Prior to his most recent role, Noble was vice president, Operational Excellence, Quality, and Environmental Health and Safety, for the Vehicle Group.
Noble holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Michigan, and a bachelor’s degree in business studies from Bolton University in Manchester, United Kingdom.
For more information, visit www.eaton.com.
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Motorcycle Towing and Transport
Motorcycle towing and transport is a focus of the Tow Times February issue. Whether you tow motorcycles occasionally, find yourself in the middle of thousands of bikes at a rally or tow and transport motorcycles on a regular basis you’ll find something interesting in this issue. And check out the products specially designed to tow motorcycles securely and efficiently.
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