James Jaillet

Boots Chivington’s Old Rigger: 2000 KW W900L

| September 05, 2013

Oil field equipment hauler Boots Chivington added a touches to make his truck more than just a tribute to his trade – the truck was built as a memorial to his son.

Western Express says in lawsuit alleged Pilot fraud cost them $75 million

| September 04, 2013

Western Express says it was defrauded out of $2.5 million by Pilot and thus incurred financial losses of $75 million because of it.

Diesel price sees largest week-to-week increase since February

| September 04, 2013

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.

Spot market rates continued fall in August

| September 03, 2013

Per-mile rates on the spot market fell in all three segments in August — the first time all three have dropped since January.

Diesel, conventional engines will remain dominant, Shell says

| September 03, 2013

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 letter questions hours of service implementation

| September 03, 2013

House members in a letter to Secretary Anthony Foxx say the implementation of the hours of service rule was "counter to common sense."

Low-viscosity oil field trials pushing fuel economy

| August 31, 2013

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: Truck racing in Europe

| August 30, 2013

Video of European Class 8 truck racing action from the Czech Republic.

James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him at jjaillet@randallreilly.com.

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