Freightliner Trucks

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | July 01, 2011

An outlaw is riding into cowboy country, there's a new dame on the Dalton, tornadoes take down some rigs, truckers say not to human freight and other industry news items are featured.

Pulse

Max Heine | July 01, 2011

As you weigh any possibilities for expansion or changing carriers, consider these current resources to help assess your situation.

Daimler adds workers

| June 09, 2011

More than 1,230 employees will be added to the company's manufacturing and administrative payroll in three locations.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | February 01, 2011

A review of recent interesting or odd parts of trucking, plus industry data, coming events and a truck gallery.

Dollars and Sense

Kevin Rutherford | December 01, 2010

Here is a step-by step approach to guide you through the process of buying a used truck and help you make smart decisions.

| November 22, 2010

PIB TIP: FINDING THE CHEAPEST FUEL. The real cost of fuel is the pump price minus the taxes. There are ways to save money on both the fuel you buy and the fuel taxes you ...

| November 02, 2010

PIB TIP: SLOW YOUR ACCELERATION. This will consume less fuel and be easier on the mechanics of your equipment. Accelerating slowly on hills or in the mountains is especially important because doing so helps reduce ...

Freightliner hybrid to haul ‘MythBusters’ equipment

| October 07, 2010

A 2010 Freightliner M2 106 hybrid dry van will haul equipment for the Discovery Channel’s show, “MythBusters,” Daimler Trucks North America announced. The business class hybrid is equipped with selective catalytic reduction emissions technology, an Eaton ...

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