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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 3, 2021CONTACT: Lindsey S. Warren | lindsey.warren@stmpilot.com | 601.424.0144 Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J will offer a free Safe & Road-Ready Checkup inspections, through the Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J Truck Care program through May 6, 2021. The company is reminding professional motor carriers and drivers of the importance of proactive vehicle preventative maintenance and driver readiness in preparation for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck event May 4-6. Launched in early 2021, Southern Tire Mart joined forces with Pilot Company creating a new strategic alliance leveraging the strength and convenience of Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers, as well as the tire, oil change and maintenance expertise and Southern Tire Mart. Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J is committed to keeping vehicles road-ready through the program’s coast-to-coast service and 24/7 roadside assistance. “Our goal is to create an exceptional driver experience.

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Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J

Southern Tire Mart and Pilot Company recently reached an agreement to create a new, strategic alliance— Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J. Through this venture, Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J will leverage the strengths and conveniences of Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers, as well as the tire and maintenance expertise of Southern Tire Mart.

“With the growing demand for fleet customers to find greater efficient means to maximize their up-time and maximize driver productivity, the need to create and build a consistent nationwide network is clear,” said John Boynton, president of Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J. “Our goal is to help fleet operators maximize the return on their investment while creating an exceptional driver experience—safe, wellmaintained moving vehicles means happy owners, happy drivers and most importantly, happy customers.”

Beginning January 1, 2021, Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J will assume management operations of the current 35 Pilot Flying J Truck Care maintenance facilities. The new operation remains dedicated to providing professional drivers and fleet customers with exceptional repair, maintenance, roadside assistance, lube and tire-focused services. Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J will honor existing promotions and discounts to ensure a smooth transition for customers.

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