Press Release

Love’s Brings 50 New Jobs, 71 Truck Parking Spaces to Texas

OKLAHOMA CITY, December 13, 2018 - Love's Travel Stops (Love's), the nation's industry-leading travel stop network, today announces the opening of a new travel stop in Sonora, Texas. The new location, off I-10, Exit 404, adds 50 new jobs to Sutton County and 71 truck parking spaces.

"With its proximity to San Antonio and El Paso, Sonora is a great location for Love's to serve residents, leisure travelers and professional drivers traveling along I-10," said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love's. "We look forward to partnering with the Sonora community and providing another clean and friendly stop in the Lone Star State."

The more than 11,000-square-foot facility is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:

  • Speedco location on-site.
  • Chester’s Chicken and Subway restaurants.
  • 71 truck parking spaces.
  • Eight diesel bays.
  • Two RV parking spaces.
  • Seven showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • Fresh to Go options.
  • Bean to Cup Gourmet Coffee.
  • Brand-name snacks.
  • Mobile to Go Zone.
  • CAT scale.

"We are so pleased to welcome Love's Travel Stops to the city of Sonora," said Wanda Shirley, mayor of Sonora. "This new location will bring much needed jobs to our community and serve as a wonderful place for both residents and travelers to enjoy."

In honor of the grand opening, Love's will host a ribbon cutting ceremony 10:30 a.m. Jan. 8. During the ceremony, Love's will make a $2,000 donation to San Angelo Area Foundation.

About Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores (Love's) is the nation's industry-leading travel stop network with more than 470 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 22,000 people. Love's provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings and more. Love's has more than 250 on-site Truck Tire Care centers and more than 50 Speedco locations, which is the largest oil change and preventative maintenance nationwide network on the road today. Love's is committed to providing Customers with "Clean Places, Friendly Faces" at every stop. To learn more, visit loves.com.