It can be tough to grasp exactly how the turbulence of the last five years has affected the viability of the owner-operator in trucking.
GEAR GUIDE -- Kenworth’s Model T680 features include sculpted full-height roof, optimized bumper and hood, full-height side extenders, cab/sleeper-to-fairings closeout panels, chassis fairings extenders and flush-mounted lighting.
FOR THE RECORD -- Randy Houser will headline a concert at Walcott Truckers Jamboree.
An aerodynamic truck, a natural gas engine, trailer suspensions and a powertrain package are among the products featured.
FLEET INSIDER -- The Truckload Carriers Association has named its latest Highway Angel, Jonathan W. Bennett, a driver for Walden Haulers Group Inc.
Owner-operators have some strong words, an air force vet finds a third life in trucking, a demand for bee hive transport; plus Truck Gauge, Channel 19 and Truck Gallery are featured.
EDITOR'S JOURNAL -- Checking in on this month’s post-deadline happenings.
GEAR GUIDE -- Meritor Inc.’s FUELite tandem axle is first member of its SoloDrive Series axles which features 6-by-2 tandem rear axles.
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