Peach State Truck Centers News

November 15, 2022

The Basics of Semi-Truck Maintenance

The key to keeping your semi-truck on the road longer with less costly emergency repairs is a structured semi-truck maintenance plan. Here are the basics of semi-truck maintenance to get you started.

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September 19, 2022

Why It’s Important To Be Connected To An Original Equipment Manufacturer Network

Owning and operating a commercial truck is a complex, risky and costly proposition. Where you buy your truck can have a significant impact on the overall cost of ownership.

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September 19, 2022

Are You Focused On The Beginning, But Not The End?

Purchasing a truck can be an exciting time, and there are a lot of things that need to be taken into consideration.

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September 16, 2022

Peach State Truck Centers Named Finalist for 2022 Successful Dealer Award

Peach State Truck Centers has been named one of five finalists for the 2022 Successful Dealer Award. This will be the 10th year Truck, Parts and Service, an online source for commercial vehicle news, is giving out the award that’s also being sponsored by Automann, Interstate Billing Service, Karmak, National Truck Protection and Premium 2000. This is Peach State’s second time as a finalist for the award.

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September 16, 2022

Trux Magazine Interview With Peach State President Rick Reynolds

Peach State Truck Centers’ President Rick Reynolds was recently interviewed for Trux magazine, a publication distributed by the Georgia Motor Trucking Association. In the article, Reynolds is asked about his history with the company, his leadership responsibilities, his management philosophy and his plans for adapting to the changes in the trucking industry. Reynolds’ responses highlight his focus on investing in Peach State’s employees, creating the best possible customer experience and making a positive difference in the lives of others.

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September 16, 2022

Finding the Wasted Space: Back Wall of the Cab

This is the second part of the series on emergency vehicles apparatus design. Truck committees need to be looking for wasted space on their apparatus. The Apparatus needs to carry equipment that you have deemed necessary to complete the mission within the district it will be protecting. So, everything must fit somewhere and somewhere logical.

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September 15, 2022

The Trucking Industry in 2022

As an individual living and working in the commercial truck business for 43 years, I’ve never seen anything like today’s market. Used trucks gained nearly 70% in value in 2021, and good used trucks are very hard to find.

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September 14, 2022

Eliminating The Middleman… Why That’s A Bad Idea When Buying A Semi Truck!

Years ago, truckers had very little choice when they were shopping for a used heavy duty truck.

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September 12, 2022

School Bus Refurbishment

Peach State Truck Centers has two state of the art collision centers, one in Jefferson, Georgia and one in Birmingham, Alabama. Both facilities are staffed with technicians with decades of experience among them and equipment that can’t be found in smaller body shops, including large paint booths and alignment machines. In addition to the standard collision work done on all makes and models of commercial vehicles, Peach State is proficient in working with school buses old and new.

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September 07, 2022

Thomas Built Bus Training

When counties or municipalities purchase school buses from Peach State Truck Centers, the sale is just the beginning of a long-term relationship. It’s built into the sales contract that certified trainers and technicians on staff at Peach State will maintain close contact with the customer to ensure that operators and mechanics are educated on all aspects of the vehicle.

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