This couple from Alabama are ‘team truckers’ and travel the US together in an 18-wheeler
It’s not that common for people in a romantic relationship to work together, but that’s the reality of a couple named Cassie and Joe from Alabama.
They are team truckers, which means they both drive an 18-wheeler and switch drivers every few hours, so they have time to rest during the long truck ride to the States. -United.
The couple are based in Mobile, AL, but show off their sometimes international travels on their joint TikTok account, @cassandjoe, where they share interesting “day in the life” clips of what it’s like to drive on the journey day after day together.
The duo basically live inside their truck when working, but they seem to have everything they need in the cabin of the vehicle, including a sleeping area with a bed, TV, game consoles, as well as essentials like a small fridge and storage space. .
They even bring their cat Piper with them, who sometimes likes to sunbathe on the dashboard.
Cassie and Joe take care of the self-care inside truck stop bathrooms with showers and groceries at different gas stations for meals. Sometimes they will even take time off to visit nearby tourist attractions or take a quick vacation to explore the local beauty.
Team drivers said they transported things like groceries, toys, automotive equipment and medicine for different businesses, and even had to cross the Canadian border to do work.
However, the entire operation would not be possible without them working in shifts as they each drive 11 hours a day, either during the day or overnight.