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Podcasts

Trucking is more than just one loading dock to another. Conferences, championships, rodeos, legendary musicians, trucking legends, and spooky stories can all be found here. These podcasts represent a wide variety of both ongoing and limited series from Podwheels.

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The Exit Ramp

The Exit Ramp takes us to exciting destinations and allows our team the opportunity to share short stories from inside and around the trucking industry.

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Liner Notes

Liner Notes is the audio version of the notes that musicians leave on the record album’s back cover or CD booklet. Liner Notes takes the time to go in-depth with musical artists to learn more about them, their music, and what they find noteworthy.

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Snake Pontchartrain

Snake Pontchartrain’s Places You Wouldn’t Want to Go Unless You’re With Snake Pontchartrain follows a super trucker and ghost hunter investigating the haunted legends of the road at the request of fellow drivers.

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The National Truck Driving and National Step Van Championships

NTDC prides itself in being the Super Bowl of Safety. Joined by PodWheels, RadioNemo was on the scene with live coverage and interviews.

Latest Episodes

Dan Van Alstine Looks Back On His Term As ATA Chairman

Dan Van Alstine Looks Back On His Term As ATA Chairman

As the second day of the driving competition began rolling, ATA Chairman Dan Van Alstine sat down with Jimmy Mac. Dan, who is the President and Chief Operating Officer at Ruan Transportation Management Systems, will be concluding his one-year term as ATA Chairman in...

Rick Cates Looks Back at His 51 Years Of NTDC Work

Rick Cates Looks Back at His 51 Years Of NTDC Work

For more than 50 years now, Rick Cates has been involved in working on the National Truck Driving & National Step Van Driving Championships. Known as the "Senator," because of this long tenure with the NTDCs, Rick takes some time with Jimmy Mac to look back at his...

Bob and Byron Bramwell Continue Family Tradition at NTDCs

Bob and Byron Bramwell Continue Family Tradition at NTDCs

Byron and Bob Bramwell are one of the greatest father-and-son acts in the trucking industry. Not only did Bob follow in his father's footsteps as a multiple state champion to join Byron as a competitor at the NTDCs over the years, but Bob also joined his dad as an...

ATA’s Elisabeth Barna Reflects On Memorable NTDC 2022

ATA’s Elisabeth Barna Reflects On Memorable NTDC 2022

In our first post-event episode for this podcast series covering the National Truck Driving & National Step Van Driving Championships, Elisabeth Barna from the American Trucking Associations takes some time with us to look back at a very memorable NTDC 2022....

Special Feature: Taking You Inside The NTDC Road Course

On the first day of the competition, PodWheels Executive Producer Greg Thompson had the opportunity to spend some time at NTDC 2022 with four captains from America’s Road Team. While Captain Rhonda Hartman provided Greg with a view of the road course problems the...

Ruan’s Dan Van Alstine Preparing For His Term As ATA Chairman

Dan Van Alstine, the current Vice Chairman of the American Trucking Associations, talked with Greg Thompson on the day of his eight-year-anniversary as President of Ruan. Dan, who will become the Chairman of ATA in October, shares his thoughts on just why this year’s...

Antoine Sadler Shines As A Rookie At NTDC 2022

In this episode, you’ll meet Antoine Sadler who never really expected to be at NTDC 2022 when he responded to a request from his team at Wal-Mart to enter the North Carolina State Championship. Antoine took a no-pressure approach when he went to state, and he claimed...

Jimmy Mac Reflects On Trip To NTDC 2022

Shortly after finishing up two days of onsite broadcasting the Dave Nemo Show from NTDC 2022 in Indianapolis, Jimmy Mac, the host of Dave Nemo Weekends, sat down with Greg Thompson of PodWheels to get Jimmy’s immediate impressions of his first-ever trip to the...