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CH Autos

Sep 10th, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

This 2018 Freightliner with a Jerr-Dan bed was purchased from Atlanta Wrecker Sales and is part of a six-truck fleet owned by Carl Hobson of CH Auto’s in Jackson, N.J. CH Autos has been in business for 24 years and services local police departments and garages, […]



On Call for 70 Years

Aug 6th, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

This year marks the 70th anniversary of our company, Lakeview Garage Inc. The business was started in 1948 by my grandfather, Nicholas Perone Sr. and is now helmed by his sons Nick Jr and Dave Sr. We are a third-generation, family-owned-and-operated towing and full service […]



Santa Fe Rotator

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

Owner Jonathan Kupchin of Santa Fe Tow Service Inc. in Lenexa, Kan., sent Tow Times stunning photos of their new twin-steer 2018 Peterbilt with Century 1075 rotator. The company was started in 1963 by Stanley Kupchin and featured in the December 2017 issue. Santa Fe […]



Youngs Towing

Jun 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

This 2015 four-wheel-drive Dodge Ram 5500 with a Danco 20-ft. steel 12 Series bed is owned by Steven Young of Youngs Towing in Townsend, Ga. The truck’s features include a Warn 12,000-lb. winch on the front, all-LED marker lights and a Whelen Justice light bar. […]



Custom DTU

Feb 12th, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

On the road for LW’s Towing in Frisco, Texas, is this 2012 W900L Kenworth with a Holmes DTU detachable towing unit. The truck has an Eaton fuller RTLO 2018B transmission and a HERD Texas Edition bumper. Custom items include chrome toolboxes with LED lighting, LEDs […]



Off-road, Pull-them-out-of-the-ditch Machine

Jan 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

We recently added a new truck to our fleet: a 2016 Ram 4500 with a Vulcan 880. This truck replaces our worn-out 1995 Ford F-350 Holmes 402. We’re based out of La Veta Colo., and at 7,000 feet we get a lot of snow in […]



First Out Truck

Nov 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

Unit 183 is a 1986 Mack with a 1990 Vulcan 30-ton integrated unit proudly operated and cared for by 21-year industry veteran Paul Ghrist of Jeswald Auto Truck Service in Austintown, Ohio. “It is equipped with lots of strobe lighting along with an arrow stick […]



Rocky Mountain Towing

Oct 16th, 2017 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

From the fleet of Rocky Mountain Towing of Boise Idaho, comes this 2017 Dodge Ram 5500 4×4 with a 2017 Chevron Renegade bed and Autogrip 2 wheel-lift. Rocky Mountain Towing lists some of this truck’s special features: Customized options from In The Ditch towing accessories […]



Blessing Celebration/Tribute for NRC HIM

May 2nd, 2017 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

We recently added an NRC 60/80SR HIM (Heavy Incident Manager) to our fleet. For many years Bill Jackson has been a huge influence on my desire to seek out training as a professional towing and recovery operator, and cross training with other emergency service agencies. […]



The Dodgebeast

Apr 18th, 2017 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

Brian Beauman of Beauman’s Garage in Lockport, N.Y., calls this 2008 Dodge Ram 4500 with a Chevron 408TA the “Dodgebeast. “I’ve run this truck since new and has towed and recovered everything,” he writes.  Beauman’s Garage has been in business over 50 years and offers […]