About Big Rig Banter


Big Rig Banter is a trucking podcast that educates and entertains truck drivers one conversation at a time. Experienced journalists run the show with exclusive interviews that get to the heart of the trucking industry. Whether you’re new to truck driving or a veteran of 30 years, join us as we talk to familiar faces from the transportation industry. Big Rig Banter is sponsored by AllTruckJobs.com.



Meet Our Hosts

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Troy Diffenderfer

Digital Marketing Specialist
Troy is a marketing specialist and a Journalism graduate from Millersville University. He has a passion for reading and writing and when he’s not a work you can find him with his nose buried in a book or tapping away on his computer. He hopes to bring his journalism background to Big Rig Banter so he and Lenay can provide the best information possible in a fun and exciting format. You might even catch his alter-ego, Troy Thunder making an appearance on a few episodes.
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Lenay Ruhl

Marketing Specialist
Lenay is the newest co-host on Big Rig Banter, bringing a strong, female voice to the trucking industry podcast. When she’s not working, you will likely find her at a live music venue with her friends, cooking her latest Pinterest-inspired meal, or traveling the country. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and several years of business reporting under her belt, complementing Troy’s skillset to bring a well-researched and entertaining show to truck drivers.              

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New Podcasts

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Truck Driver Ride Along | Cab Reflections With Lenay

#30 |  hosted by Troy and Lenay |  posted May 15, 2019
Lenay is hitting the road and spending a day in the life of a trucker! Big Rig Banter partnered with Carlisle Carriers so that Lenay could experience ...
Featured image for post: Summer Truckin' | Safe Driving Tips For Summer

Summer Truckin' | Safe Driving Tips For Summer

#29 |  hosted by Troy and Lenay |  posted May 1, 2019
Have you ever thought about the amount of sun you get in the cab of your truck? It might not seem like a lot, but it actually can be very harmful for ...

What Listeners Say

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Todd McCann

Trucker Dump Podcast

I’ve been driving trucks for 21 years, yet I still learn something new in each episode. The topics are well-researched, the hosts are entertaining, and the audio quality is top-notch. I highly recommend Big Rig Banter to anyone interested in the trucking industry.

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Truckers Against Trafficking



We love being able to speak to professional drivers while they're rolling down the road. We're thankful for the platform BRB has shared with us so that together we can equip drivers to recognize and report sex trafficking. Hammer down and stay safe out there!

Truckers Against Trafficking



We love being able to speak to professional drivers while they're rolling down the road. We're thankful for the platform BRB has shared with us so that together we can equip drivers to recognize and report sex trafficking. Hammer down and stay safe out there!

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Dan Serewicz

Dock 411

We’ve known the Big Rig Banter crew for years and they are not only great people and really fun to work with but provide great content to the industry through their podcast. I know I learn something new every time I tune in!