We talk a lot about taking CDL tests and preparing for a career on the road, but what about truck driver entertainment. I mean, at some point every trucker needs some time to himself to reflect and/or unwind. But what can truck drivers use out on the road? What makes life as a trucker more relaxing, convenient and well….entertaining.
Our friends over at The Healthy Trucker have put together a list of the best truck driver entertainment gifts. Just to get you started, here’s a look at our top 3. Like what you see below? The full list can be found here.
3 Truck Driver Entertainment Gifts
Kindle Fire HD Tablet
The possibilities are endless with the newest Kindle Fire HD tablet. Watch the latest episodes of your favorite show, video chat with friends and family or just read a book. It call can be done on this crystal clear HDX display. One of the best-selling tablets ever, Kindle is perfectly sized for the on-the-go trucker lifestyle and features the fastest processor ever on a 7″ tablet. It’s easy to see why this is a favorite among truckers for entertainment
Sirius XM Dock-and-Play Satellite Radio
No one wants to change the radio channel every 20 minutes and driving without music is pretty boring. That’s what makes this XM satellite radio one of the top no-brainer gifts for truck driver entertainment. Whether it’s talk radio or jazz music the trucker in your life prefers, it all can be found here. With this dock and play setup, truckers can get things integrated with their existing radio through an easy do-it-yourself installation.
Movies and/or TV Series
Just because truckers are always on the go doesn’t mean they have to miss out on their favorite TV shows or movies. Miss the final season of Breaking Bad? No problem, pick it up on DVD here. Want to get caught up on The Hunger Games? Pick it up for under $10 here (price at time of posting). Sometimes there’s nothing better at the end of a long day of driving than taking a break to watch some shows before bed. Give your truck the gift of entertainment by browsing the collection here.
Need More Entertainment Ideas?
These are just some of the suggestions when it comes to entertainment gifts for truck drivers from our friends over at The Healthy Trucker. Get the full list here and have some fun picking out ways to keep your trucker relaxed and enjoying life on the road.