Western Express says it was defrauded out of $2.5 million by Pilot and thus incurred financial losses of $75 million because of it.
The national average price of on-highway diesel rose 6.8 cents this week — the highest week-to-week jump since February — coming on the heels of increased likelihood of U.S. military intervention in Syria.
Per-mile rates on the spot market fell in all three segments in August — the first time all three have dropped since January.
Diesel's not going anywhere, says Shell, at least for the next 35, as its GM Richard Tucker says that in the year 2050 two-thirds of vehicles on the road will still use conventional fuels.
House members in a letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx say the implementation of the hours of service rule was "counter to common sense."
Field trials of Shell Rotella's lower-viscosity oils have shown up to 3 percent fuel economy improvements as the company works to develop the PC-11 oil category.
Video of European Class 8 truck racing action from the Czech Republic.
Follow news editor James Jaillet on Twitter for live updates from Shell Rotella's tech center in Germany, later in the week including action from a Class 8 truck-racing series.
James Jaillet is the News Editor for both CCJ and Overdrive. He blogs regularly in the Overdrive Extra and CCJ blogs. Reach him at email@example.com.
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