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Teamsters challenges Mexican trucker safety

Union countered to halt cross-border trucking program with Mexico, which was preceded by Mexico filing a brief.

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Navistar gets California OK to sell engines

Company has permission to continue to sell new heavy-duty truck engines as long as the company still has enough emissions credits.

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Report: EPA underestimated compliance costs

Report claims agency underestimated emission compliance costs for new trucks by a factor of two to five for model years 2004-2010.

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California fines carriers over air quality

California Air Resources Board just settled 33 cases of air quality violations for nearly $227,000 in penalties.

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DOE pushing technologies to boost fuel efficiency

The Department of Energy is promoting development and use of alternative fuels and powertrain technologies.

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Class 8 orders down in February

North America Class 8 truck total net orders were 11 percent below January, FTR Associates and ACT Research reported.

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ATA sides with agency over use of electronic logs

ATA filed an amicus brief Feb. 24 with the U.S. Court of Appeals in support of using electronic onboard recorders.

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National diesel price surges past $4

The latest price rocketed past $4 a gallon to $4.051. A year ago it was 33.5 cents higher.

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National diesel price climbs

It was the sixth increase in the last seven weeks, during which the diesel price has risen 17.7 cents.

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Class 8 sleeper truck prices rise 17% in 2011

The average sleeper truck by dealers in 2011 was just less than 6 years old, cost $46,436 and had 523,272 miles.

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