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Fun facts about cars and towing

Cars are a big part of our lives. We use them to get to work, school, and the grocery store. We also use them to go on road trips and adventures. But how much do you really know about cars and towing? Here are some fun facts to get you started: The history of cars […]

Great Customer Reviews!

Did you know? You can leave a great customer review on our reviews page. You can also leave a great customer review on Google or Yelp if you choose to. Here are just a few of the 5-star great customer reviews that Speedy G has received over the years. 5 Stars “The driver they sent […]

Our Towing Services

SpeedyG can recover any vehicle, anywhere, in any scenario. It’s not just a tagline, it’s true. There are different types of tow trucks built for different types of loads. Our team has experienced many difficult situations in the past, and we have helped all of our customers out of them. Read about what our customers […]

10 More Things Tow Truck Drivers Wished You Knew – Part 2

We respect our tow truck drivers, so here are just a few things they want you to know – so you may respect them out there on the road, just a little bit more. 10. They Are On Call Classic ‘On Call’ professions you may think of are doctors, police, or firefighters. But tow truck […]

10 Things Tow Truck Drivers Wished You Knew – Part 1

Tow truck drivers have a tough job to do. It takes a special person to answer a phone call and head out in bad weather to tow someone out of a ditch. What You Need To Know They Need More Space Slow down, move over and give them room. Our tow truck drivers tell us […]

Speedy’s Truck-Stop Roadside Service, Truck Repair Hampshire IL 60140

Stuck at a truck stop in Northern Illinois or along the I-90 corridor? Speedy G Towing Service can help you day or night 24/7. Between Belvidere and Rosemount, Illinois we know most of the truck stops along the I-90 corridor. We’ve even visited a few at a time on busy days. We do need to […]

Summer Driving Tips – The Heat is On

Before you hit the road this summer for the family vacation you’ve been waiting for, be sure your vehicle is road-ready. In the event of any emergency, we can be there 24 hours, 7 days a week. What do you need to do first? Schedule your vehicle with a mechanic to give it a good […]

Roadside Assistance – our other services

Just because you find yourself on the side of the road, doesn’t necessarily mean you need a tow. Sometimes you need a little more gas to get where you are going, or maybe you need a jump start. We can do both and more!  Tire Change Don’t have the muscles – or the tools – […]

Tips to Help Your Tow Truck Driver

At some point in your life, you will find yourself on the side of the road, waiting for a tow truck driver. Or the tow truck driver can’t make it to you right away – in cases of extreme weather, this happens from time to time, when everyone is busy. So you find your car […]

What is considered Heavy Duty Towing?

So we get this question from time to time, and we can honestly answer towing your Mazda Miata is not a heavy duty towing job. The weight of a car this size is 2,341 to 2,403 lbs. and the truck that needs to tow this is not nearly as heavy as the ones that need […]