on the road Where you can find us
Starting this coming Thursday, Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker, will be at the Walcott Truckers Jamboree. That takes place at the world’s largest truck stop, the Iowa 80, at Exit 284 off Interstate 80. Stop in, say hi to Jon, and join OOIDA for a $10 discount.
To see Jon’s full schedule, click here.
Also, starting July 17th OOIDA Life Members Buzz and Laurie Scutt will have their NASCAR simulator at The Fitzgerald’s Truck Show. That will take place at Fitzgerald Glider Kits, near Exit 311 off Interstate 40 in Crossville, Tenn. You can join OOIDA at a $10 discount with Buz and Laurie as well.
For information about the simulator, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Air date: July 3, 2015.
special feature: Down at the Crossroads
Illinois diner caters to truckers, locals and more with old-fashioned, down-home food
Mark Reddig writes about a down-home restaurant along a historic road in Illinois that has catered to truckers since Route 66 was America's highway. Click here here to read.