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TravelCenters of America Opens Petro:Lube Truck Service Center at Carl’s Corner, Texas

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded travel centers, has announced the opening of its newest Petro:Lube Truck Service facility located at Petro Carl’s Corner at I-35E, Exit 374 in Hillsboro, Texas.

The newly built truck service facility is open 24/7/365 and has four service bays. Its ASE- and TIA-certified technicians specialize in providing light duty repair, brakes, electrical, alignment, air conditioning, preventive maintenance, inspections and emergency road call services. Drivers can enjoy the outdoor patio while they are waiting for their trucks to be repaired. The Carl’s Corner Petro:Lube is the 229th truck service facility in the TA and Petro network.

“We are happy to open this new Petro:Lube and round out our complete full-service offering to customers at the Carl’s Corner Petro location,” shared Tom O’Brien, President and CEO of TravelCenters.

TravelCenters purchased and remodeled the Carl’s Corner location in March 2011. Results of the 2011 Overdrive magazine annual “Voted Best” survey showed that drivers prefer TA and Petro over the next closest truck stop brand 3:1. TA and Petro dominated the survey in 26 other categories, including best overall truck repair, 4:1.

About TravelCenters of America LLC

TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a leading travel center business in 41 states and Canada operating under the TA and Petro Stopping Centers brands. With 241 convenient locations off interstate highway exits, TA and Petro offer customers diesel and gasoline fueling services, nearly 500 full- and quick-service restaurants, 24-hour convenience stores, heavy truck maintenance services, RoadSquad Connect™ (24/7/365 emergency roadside service), electronic communication (WiFi), and many other services – all within large, high traffic facilities. For more information on TravelCenters and TA, please visit For more information on Petro Stopping Centers, please visit

TravelCenters of America
Tom Liutkus, 440-808-7364

Source: TravelCenters - General