Sep 25, 2018
Volvo Ontario Tour Highlights
This episode offers highlights of the Volvo Ontario Tour which stopped off in Belleville Ontario showing off some of the new features that Volvo is including in their new series. Bruce chats with John Bowen of Volvo Canada and Rick Ryer of Surgenor Truck Group as he offers a tour of the new Volvo Globetrotter Series. Bruce also does a comparison between the standard Volvo standard trucks and the Globetrotter series. You can learn more about the tour and the trucks at www.surgenortruck.com .
This episode is sponsored by Chrome Supply Warehouse at www.chromesupplywarehouse.com offering chrome and custom items for trucks.
This episode is also sponsored by Trucking Cartoons and Safety Content where you can get humorous communications for the trucking industry. Learn more at www.truckingcartoonsandsafetycontent.com
The Tune of the Week is Behind the Wheel by the Danny Thompson Band which is a new single for women in the trucking industry. You can learn more at www.dannythompsonband.com
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The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to be a positive voice for truck drivers in the transportation industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast is a show for those in the trucking industry wanting to improve their trucking careers or businesses. What does The Lead Pedal Podcast mean? The Lead (pronounced “Led”) stands for acceleration or fast-track of your career. It is a play on words and we certainly are not here promoting speeding in the industry. We are hoping this information will help you become a professional driver faster than if you didn’t know about many of these topics.
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Show voice over bumpers provided by Brad Hails of the Killin’ Time Band at www.killintimeband.com . Background music provided by the Danny Thompson Band with their song Miles and Miles. Learn more about the band at www.dannythompsonband.com
The Lead Pedal Podcast is an official media sponsor for the Truck Convoy for Special Olympics, you can learn more about this special cause at www.truckconvoy.ca . The organization helps athletes with special needs raise funds for uniforms, competition, and more.
The Lead Pedal Podcast is an official media sponsor for Trucking for a Cure which helps bring awareness and raises funds in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. You can learn more about the organization at www.truckingforacure.com