Class 8 trucks

Webb Wheel on Motorhead Garage TV this morning

| December 11, 2011

Looking for a little extra wheel maintenance know-how? Tune into Webb Wheel's television debut this morning during a Motorhead Garage TV episode on Fox Sports Network (FSN) Sunday, Dec. 11 at 11:30 a.m., re-airing Monday, ...

Power to win: Do you have it?

| November 30, 2011

We know Sugar Ray Leonard's got it. He delivered a "Power to Win!" keynote (pictured) to the 2011 VIPAR Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference, held in October in Tuscon. The network of parts distributors benefited well ...

Truck design contest opens to college students

| November 28, 2011

University students are eligible to enter truck designs suitable for owner-operators for the annual contest Design the Future of Pride & Profit, Portland, Ore.-based Freightliner Trucks announced. The winner will receive a $20,000 scholarship and ...

Setting the pace with owner-operator Henry Albert

| November 08, 2011

Sunday's post on Overdrive 2007 Trucker of the Year Henry Albert's blog caught my eye with what it says about thinking outside the box to ensure success in running an independent business. In the post, ...

Salve for your shifting hand…

| November 05, 2011

And your soul, says the maker of a line of shift knobs built from precious rocks. “If I’m ever stuck in traffic or I’m stressed out by circumstances in my life, the mere acts of looking ...

Commercial vehicle registrations up

| November 03, 2011

New commercial vehicle registrations are set to reach 440,000 units for 2011, an increase of 17.6 percent over 2010.

Daimler to increase Western Star production in Portland

| October 21, 2011

Manufacturer aims to add second shift and ramp up production at its Western Star plant in Portland, Ore.

Used Class 8 sales drop

| September 26, 2011

For the year, sales of Class 8 used trucks are down 7.4 percent from the same time period last year.

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