FUELite Tandem Axle

| May 01, 2012

GEAR GUIDE -- Meritor Inc.’s FUELite tandem axle is first member of its SoloDrive Series axles which features 6-by-2 tandem rear axles.

Beyond Anti-Idling

James Jaillet | May 01, 2012

Save thousands of dollars a year on fuel by careful use of your right foot — and your head. Don’t ignore driving habits and other strategies to supplement the benefits of minimal idling.

Fleet Focus

Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2012

Fleet Guard safety award winners are announced and more trucking and carrier news items are featured.

Hillbilly Hercules

| May 01, 2012

TRUCKERS NEWS CELEBRITY SERIES -- Aaron Tippin, known as “Hillbilly Hercules” in the country music business, has sold more than 5 million records and had more than 30 singles reach the Billboard Hot Country chart.

Bridgestone Ecopia fuel efficient tires

| May 01, 2012

GEAR GUIDE -- Bridgestone Tires’ Ecopia fuel efficient tires are designed to reduce overall tire wear costs up to 29 percent by fostering retreading.

Crete Carrier announces January Drivers of the Month

| May 01, 2012

FLEET INSIDER -- Crete Carrier, Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation have released their list of 29 drivers selected as January’s Drivers of the Month.

Bendix SmarTire Monitoring System

| May 01, 2012

GEAR GUIDE -- Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems plans to release SmarTire Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems for trailers in the third quarter as an aftermarket retrofit kit.

What do you think trucking will be like in 2020?

| May 01, 2012

SOUND OFF -- Drivers predict the future of trucking.


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