DOE: Diesel to stay above $3

| April 07, 2010

Diesel will average $2.95 this year and $3.12 in 2011, the agency said.

Port of Los Angeles to buy Class 8 hybrid truck

| April 07, 2010

Port has awarded Vision Industries Corp. a purchase order for a zero-emissions Class 8 hybrid-electric truck.

Iowa bans texting while driving

| April 07, 2010

Iowa became the 21st state to ban texting April 2 when Gov. Chet Culver signed an anti-texting-while-driving bill into law for all drivers in the state.

Drivers named ‘Angels’

| April 07, 2010

Marten Transport driver James McDowell and Trucks, Inc. driver Danny Carmichael have been chosen as Highway Angels by the Truckload Carriers Association.

Diesel price passes $3

| April 07, 2010

The national average retail price of a gallon of diesel topped $3 the week of April 5.

Truck orders up 35% in March

| April 07, 2010

March Class 8 truck total net orders for all major North American manufacturers increased 35.9 percent higher than February, preliminary data from FTR Associates indicate.

Truck orders increase 35% in March

| April 06, 2010

March Class 8 truck total net orders for all major North American manufacturers rose to 10,505 units.

| April 06, 2010

  This 2005 Peterbilt 379X runs from Colorado to Texas for Arvada, Colo.-based Beisemeier Equipment Leasing, a petrochemical sales and distribution company. The truck runs on a 550-hp Cat and 18-speed Eaton Fuller transmission. Driver Clyde ...

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