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Daily Summary for 11/7/2023

Big Rig Steve officially done for the day at 13:49 (all times today are CST) safely parked near Big Rig Travels headquarters Belvidere, Illinois for time off the truck. 

Title: Last delivery of this season over 40 days away from home

Big Rig Travels broadcast day began at 10:03  near BRT headquarters we rolled past new truck stop under construction on to the big road I-90 westbound.

10:42 Welcome to Wisconsin 

11:12 arrival early at receiver near Elkhorn, Wisconsin 

11:18 Status changed to checked in waiting for a dock door 

11:31 In a dock door at receiver. 

12:45 Another successful delivery completed early. 

12:30 🕧 Loves ❤️ near Elkhorn, WI stopped for coffee (yep, no onions so no hotdogs acquired). 

12:45 BRS noted “$289.00 for a Big Rig engine oil change.” Advertised price at Loves maintenance shop.

12:58 “I’m going to be irritating because then you all will be glad to have me stop driving.”

13:18 Welcome back to Illinois.

Numbers : 0 mile 0 km to the receiver, we covered approximately 88 miles 141 km rolling out of Illinois into Wisconsin and back to Illinois. 

Clocks:  Do not matter as they will all reset during our time off. We are 54 gallons away from Loves Gold status for December. 

No alarm clock ⏰ tomorrow.  Yes, we are on time off the truck until Monday or Tuesday. We hopefully can get into the shop in Gary for 150,000 mile service for the Blue Comet. Subscribe so you will be notified if we broadcast anything during off time. 

Another good day for Big Rig Travels.

Welcome Home to Big Rig Travels Headquarters Belvidere, Illinois. 

Please post comments anything of importance or interest of today’s trip that was not included or feedback for Steve about todays broadcast. 

Yes, if you have missed today you can replay some or all of today’s trip. Choose the YouTube channel tab on Bigrigtravels website and while you’re at the website check out the BRT store for BRT merchandise as 2024 BRT calendars are now available for purchase.