Get a closer look at the only surviving truck from the movie “Duel”

Find out how North Carolina trucker and classic truck collector Brad Wike became the owner of the last surviving truck used in the iconic trucking horror movie, "Duel."
VIDEO: Jay Leno test drives 2017 Bandit Trans AMvideo

VIDEO: Jay Leno test drives 2017 Bandit Trans AM

Watch as Jay Leno and Gabriel Iglesias take a slick 2017 Trans AM SE Bandit for a spin! Want a little more? Here's Burt Reynolds giving you a up close and personal introduction. http://youtu.be/qXEQ7SaWgw8
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VIDEO: “Smokey And The Bandit” Stunt Jump Doesn’t Quite Go As Planned

In honor of the 40th anniversary of "Smokey and the Bandit", several stuntmen came together to recreate the famous 'Mulberry Bridge Bandit Jump' at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. It, uh, didn't turn out quite as...
VIDEO: "Bandit Run" Convoy Hammers Through Texarkanavideo

VIDEO: “Bandit Run” Convoy Hammers Through Texarkana

Check out footage of this year's Bandit Run convoy as it travels through Texarkana! This marks the 10th year of the Bandit Run, during which Pontiac Grand Ams and other vehicles from "Smokey and the...
VIDEO: Truck Driver Stops Traffic To Get A Selfie With "The Rock"video

VIDEO: Truck Driver Stops Traffic To Get A Selfie With “The Rock”

A truck driver just couldn't pass up the opportunity when he saw his idol, wresting and action movie star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, sitting beside him in traffic. Yeah but sometimes traffic is just gonna...
LISTEN: Did You Know That "Convoy" Singer C.W. McCall Didn't Actually Exist?

LISTEN: Did You Know That “Convoy” Singer C.W. McCall Didn’t Actually Exist?

This surprising short piece from NPR delves into the history of the trucker protest anthem "Convoy." "Convoy" Message of Struggle and Protest Rings True Today The NPR piece looks into how the gas crisis of 1976...
Georgia Town To Host "Smokey & The Bandit" Festival -- Complete With 'Bandit Jump'

Georgia Town To Host “Smokey & The Bandit” Festival — Complete With ‘Bandit Jump’

In honor of the film's 40th anniversary, the town of Jonesboro, Georgia, will be hosting a "Smokey & the Bandit" festival that will culminate in a stunt driver trying to recreate the infamous "Bandit...

“Smokey And The Bandit” Is Back On The Big Screen For 40th Anniversary

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of "Smokey and the Bandit", the movie will be making its way to theaters across the country. The film will be shown at select theaters nationwide as part of a...
Trailer For Figure-Eight School Bus Racing Documentary Will Get Your Motor Runningvideo

VIDEO: Trailer For Figure-Eight School Bus Racing Documentary Will Get Your Motor Running

We just learned that Figure-Eight School Bus Racing is a thing and now we're officially obsessed. This clip is a trailer for the documentary SMASH: Motorized Mayhem, which delves deep into the small town sport...
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VIDEO: “Smokey And The Bandit” RC Replica Truck

A lot of thought and hard work went into crafting this 1/14 scale "Smokey and the Bandit" replica RC truck. http://youtu.be/qXEQ7SaWgw8 Video Credit: 1985kenworth1
Newest Netflix Series Features A Semi Truck Racing ... Dogvideo

VIDEO: Newest Netflix Series Features A Semi Truck Racing … Dog

Netflix has released a trailer for a new stop-motion animation series following the adventures of semi truck racing dog "Buddy Thunderstruck." The series will air starting on March 10, 2017. Netflix promises that the series will...
Burt Reynolds To Auction Off "Bandit" Trans-Am

Burt Reynolds To Auction Off “Bandit” Trans-Am

If you've ever wanted to own your own Burt Reynolds-driven Trans-Am modeled after the one from the iconic movie "Smokey and the Bandit", you better hightail it to Arizona -- pronto. That's because Reynolds will...
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VIDEO: Five Iconic Movie Trucks Meet For The First Time

This short film documents the September 2016 meeting of the five famous trucks from "Smokey & the Bandit", "Convoy", "Movin’ On", "B.J. & the Bear", and "Duel". Video Credit: Smoke and Mirrors Television
How A Trucker Who Got Tired Of Waiting Invented Shipping Containersvideo

VIDEO: How A Trucker Who Got Tired Of Waiting Invented Shipping Containers

The New York Times published an excellent short video on little known trucker Malcolm McLean, who first proposed the concept of the intermodal container after waiting hours to be loaded and unloaded at the pier. Said McLean...
Tracy Morgan Forgives Trucker Who Hit Himvideo

VIDEO: Tracy Morgan Forgives Trucker Who Hit Him

While on the Conan O'Brien show, Tracy Morgan said that he's forgiven the truck driver who nearly cost him his life in a 2014 crash. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HnMUERt0h9I Video Credit: Team Coco
Audio Unites Trucking Past With Presentvideo

VIDEO: Audio Unites Trucking Past With Present

This moving film combines audio from a 1946 film with images of modern truckers to remind viewers that while much has changed in trucking, the heart of the job stays untouched. Another gorgeous short...

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