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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 […]



Custom-built for AE Collision & Towing Inc.

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

This 2016 Ford F-550 4 wheel drive with a Chevron 408TA is from the fleet of AE Collision & Towing Inc. in Eugene, Ore. Custom-built by Fleet Sales West of Woodburn, Ore., the bed can be controlled from inside the cab or the rear of the bed and features […]



Dick’s Automotive Transport

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

Dick’s Automotive Transport has been in business in the San Francisco area since 1957. Founder Dick Sgarlato turned over the reins to his four sons in 1990. Today, Dick’s Automotive has a fleet of over 30 trucks, including light-, medium- and heavy-duty; flatbeds and battery service […]



Equipped to Perform

Apr 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

“Here’s my 2011 Ford F-550 with a Chevron Renegade twin-line. It has a bunch of LED running lights as well as LED warning lights front and rear and cones to set up a safe scene. Additionally, it has plenty of rigging to recover even the […]



Ghost Rider

Feb 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

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 […]