Keep Your Wagon from Saggin'

| August 31, 2001

It is not uncommon for trailers that are well-maintained to provide dependable service for 25 years or more. That requires a preventive mainte...

Go with the Flow

| August 31, 2001

Today's heavy-duty oil filters have come a long way since the early filters that used wood chips, cornhusks and cotton liners as filtration m...

Doubles or Nothing

| August 31, 2001

To outsiders, the varied world of trucking looks like one thing. The motoring public makes no distinction among types of equipment or the skil...

A Run for the Border

| August 31, 2001

Driving north on I-95 from Florida to the Carolinas, you see a bunch of strange signs. They start at Daytona Beach, Fla., and continue every f...

States of Confusion

| August 31, 2001

Cross-country trucking contains its share of frustrations. Among the most common frustrations, according to our readers, are the varying laws ...

Oklahoma, California Top Truckers' List for Most/Least Trucking-friendly States

| August 31, 2001

During the Dust Bowl days, many people left depressed Oklahoma for promises of a better life in California. But today, truckers, at least, fin...

Big Rigs, Big City

| August 31, 2001

Ray Pelowski heard someone breaking into his trailer of hanging meat at Hunt's Point Market in New York City. He backed the trailer up to try...

August 28: Wheeler Ridge, California

| August 30, 2001

Wheeler Ridge, Calif. is located in the heart of Southern California. Unfortunately for visitors and residents alike, it isn't near the beach...

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