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TravelCenters of America Acquires Iconic Johnson’s Corner, Colorado Truck Stop

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TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA(R) and Petro Stopping Centers(R) travel center brands, has announced the expansion of its network with the acquisition and rebranding of the newest Petro, located at I-25, Exit 254 (2842 SE Frontage Rd.) in Johnston, Colorado. The acquisition of this landmark truck stop known as Johnson’s Corner raises the number of travel centers in the TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded chain to 251.

Amenities at the new, always-open Petro Stopping Centers travel center location currently include:

  • The iconic Johnson’s Corner Restaurant and Bakery;
  • 6 diesel lanes;
  • Fully stocked Travel Store;
  • A quick-serve deli;
  • 6 showers on a fully automated system;
  • A drivers lounge; and
  • UltraONE(R) Rewards Program kiosk and swiping system.

This location also offers a variety of other full-service professional driver amenities, including WiFi, CAT Scale, 110 truck parking spaces, ATM, check cashing and TripPak services. Renovations in the coming months are expected to include a Petro:Lube truck service facility. Gasoline is offered at 12 fueling positions.

“We are very happy to have the opportunity to acquire this location – a renowned destination truck stop,” shared Tom O’Brien, President and CEO of TravelCenters. “The addition of Johnson’s Corner gives us the opportunity to provide professional drivers a new full-service travel center within our network, while also keeping the charm and character they have come to love at Johnson’s Corner,” he continued.

More information on the historic Johnson’s Corner location can be found at The bakery’s world famous cinnamon rolls also can be ordered online there.

About TravelCenters of America LLC

TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a leading travel center business in 43 states and Canada operating under the TA(R) and Petro Stopping Centers(R) brands. With 251 convenient full-service locations off interstate highway exits, TA and Petro Stopping Centers offer customers diesel and gasoline fueling services, more than 500 full- and quick-service restaurants, 24-hour convenience stores, heavy truck maintenance services, RoadSquad ConnectTM (24/7/365 emergency roadside service), Reserve-ItTM (truck parking reservations), and many other services – all within large, high traffic facilities. TravelCenters also operates gasoline/convenience stores in Kentucky and Tennessee under the Minit Mart brand name. For more information on TravelCenters and TA, please visit For more information on Petro Stopping Centers, please visit

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