Author Archives: Drive for Prime

Where Truck Drivers Roam

Trucking faced a very challenging and frustrating start to 2016. Freight was down and tempers were up. At the end of March, I decided to turn in my keys and head home to the farm. After all, I could  just … Continue reading

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New Year, New Opportunity | Are you ready?

It’s already a new year and there you sit still doing what you’ve always done and continue getting the same undesirable results. Something’s got to give. Are you ready to join Prime? Continue reading

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Prime’s Move to Automated Manuals in 2016

Success Leasing has completed the initial commitment to our three year truck deal for model years 2017, 2018, and 2019. We have entered into agreements to purchase Freightliner Cascadia Evolutions and Peterbilt 579’s with both having automated manual transmissions. The … Continue reading

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Choosing the Right CDL School

So you want to be a truck driver. The smell of diesel fuel, the open road, and driving big rigs has gotten in your blood. Only one thing stands between you and living your dream. Somehow you must earn your Commercial Driver License (CDL). Continue reading

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10,000 Miles by James Farrar, Jr.

The first 60 miles out and the last 60 miles in may be the hardest miles I do But it doesn’t mean the other 10,000 miles a month are easy to travel without you To make it easier I carry … Continue reading

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Scan It To Win It Contest

Have you heard of our Scan It to Win It Contest? Check out this short informational video about this fairly new contest we are running here at Prime. You can scan in your trips via any method to qualify, but … Continue reading

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Congrats to these new Class A CDL Holders! Trifectas-March 2015

Over 80 PSDs got a “trifecta” in the month of March! Congrats to these Prime Student Drivers. A “trifecta” means that the student passed all 3 parts of the exam (pretrip inspection, backing, & road test) on the 1st try. … Continue reading

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The 15/4 Movement at Prime

Over the past few years, I have said that we are starting a “movement” here at Prime. I knew that the success that hundreds of Prime drivers have had losing weight would catch the attention of America and inspire the … Continue reading

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Prime Inc. Truck Driver Referral Program

Did you know you that we pay our current drivers to help recruit new drivers? Heck yes we do! In 2014, Prime paid over $300,000 in referral bonuses to our fleet! That doesn’t even include the truck payments that drivers … Continue reading

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Featured Photo of the Week-Prime Inc.

“A beautiful spring day while waiting for a load at Millard Refrigerated Services in Geneva, IL. Prime allows my wife and I to travel the country while spending time together, making good money, and seeing places we might not ever … Continue reading

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