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Fuel management: Optimization, taxes and surcharges

| April 27, 2012

Overdrive columnist and trucking radio host Kevin Rutherford presents "Fuel management: Optimization, taxes and surcharges."

Veteran driving team takes home NAST trophy

| April 25, 2012

Forty-year trucking vets Harvey and Karen Zander’s 2003 International Model 9001x has been named the winner of the 2011 NAST Truck-Lite Trophy. The truck, which they’ve named Icy Blue 2, features 322 Truck-Lite LED lights and ...

Universal mounting system

| April 23, 2012

Sensible Products now markets a universal mounting system aimed at simplifying tool and equipment installation. The Multi-Mount Chanl Panl was originally developed for use in emergency services, but is now compatible with storage in construction and ...

Trucker outreach starts safety program

| April 20, 2012

Trucker Buddy International recently launched a mentoring program aimed at teaching high school students how to safely maneuver around big rigs. The program matches drivers with a high school  near their region or on a route ...

How to do a brake job yourself

| April 19, 2012

Replacing brake linings is an essential DIY project for owner-operators to avoid problems with stopping their trucks and getting citations.

Detroit Diesel launches new website

| April 19, 2012

Detroit Diesel Corp. has launched a new website, which features a wide range of product information, customer support tools, and enhanced navigation. The website also showcases all Detroit heavy-duty engines and axles and includes recommendations and ...

IdleAir service starts in San Simon, Ariz.

| April 18, 2012

A new IdleAir location, in San Simon, Ariz., is offering free, limited service through April 30, 2012, as part of the grand opening off Interstate 10 at exit 378.  Premium service is available for $1.25 ...

GITI launches new website

| April 17, 2012

GITI tire maker developed a new website designed to help commercial tire customers on use of truck and bus radials. The site features information on long haul, regional, mixed service, and BT Radial SmartWay fuel-efficient line-up. ...

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