heavy trucks

November Class 8 orders drop

| December 05, 2011

FTR Associates said orders were down 22 percent from the same month a year earlier.

Bill would allow heavy trucks on interstates

| August 01, 2011

Trucks weighing more than 80,000 pounds in 23 states must either unload cargo or travel on secondary roads.

Groups spar over heavier truck proposal

| May 04, 2011

Teamsters, safety advocates, railroads oppose heavier trucks, while ATA favors bill to allow them.

Is large truck lemon law needed?

| March 11, 2011

There's only a couple effective lemon laws in the country that actually provide protection from "defective" Class 8s for buyers. If you've as yet missed my March cover story in Overdrive on the subject, click ...

Colo. bill targets trucks on I-70

| March 11, 2010

A Colorado state senate bill would require heavy trucks to stay in the right lane on steep grades.

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