New regulations will increase truck cost, owner-operator pay expected to rise, natural gas trucks catching on and other industry news items are featured.
In an era of idling prohibitions and $4 fuel, the power switch is back on for truck stop electrification.
Electrification was installed at truck stops in Tennessee, New York, Florida, Texas, Pennsylvania and Oregon.
Several companies are providing truck electrification services in a market boosted by recent government grants, new or stricter idling laws and trucker demand.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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