Mid-America shows and shines

Jim Park

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Mid-America Trucking Show began under a blanket of snow this week, but once the melt began, there was plenty of chrome to shine.

Equipment editor Jim Park took some time to stroll the lot and admire some of the trucks on display during the annual show and shine competition.


Jim Park

Jim Park was a CDL driver and owner-operator from 1978 until 1998, when he began his second career as a trucking journalist. During that career transition, he hosted an overnight radio show on a Hamilton, Ontario radio station and later went on to anchor the trucking news in SiriusXM's Road Dog Trucking channel. Jim is a regular contributor to Today's Trucking and Trucknews.com, and produces Focus On and On the Spot test drive videos.

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