New Pilot opens in Texas; new TA Express in Utah

Updated Feb 23, 2020

Truck Stop Insider LogoPilot Company earlier this week opened its 93rd location, a new Pilot Travel Center located in Pyote, Texas, about 50 miles southwest of Odessa.

Located off Interstate 20 at 164 FM 1927, the new travel center features full amenities for pro drivers, including:

  • 70 truck parking spots
  • 5 showers
  • 7 diesel lanes with high-speed pumps
  • Fresh-made pizza; home-style meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Hot and cold grab-and-go offerings prepared on-site daily and an array of snack items

New TA Express opens in Salina, Utah

TravelCenters of America opened a new TA Express in Salina, Utah in the former Xpress Fuel Stop.

Located on Interstate 70, exit 56, at 2055 South State Street, the new TA Express has:

  • 67 truck parking spaces
  • Diesel fueling with DEF at all lanes
  • Private showers
  • Laundry room
  • Travel store
  • Little Caesar’s
  • On-site deli with freshly prepared options

The Salina TA Express is the third TA location to open in Utah, growing the company’s total nationwide network of travel centers to 263. TA plans to open three additional TA Express locations in the first quarter of 2020.

“The TA Express sites are an integral part of our growth strategy and we recognized a need for those driving through central Utah to have access to TA’s service offerings,” said Barry Richards, president and COO of TA. “Partnering with the existing Xpress Fuel Stop allows us to bring more of what drivers are looking for to a place that has already established a great reputation.”