The extra profit of a small fleet comes with the high price of investment, planning and stress.
PIB TIP: MANAGE COST OF TIME TO FUEL. The typical owner-operator carries 200 gallons of fuel or more, but buys only 100 gallons at a time and takes about 45 minutes per stop to fuel. ...
I predict some pickup in freight and rates in this fourth quarter, but the real upward climb will not begin until the second quarter of 2010.
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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