trucks

Readers: ‘No’ to truck size/weight increase

| April 22, 2014

Six in 10 driver respondents to a poll about increases to truck sizes and weights favor no change to limits, citing concerns about current repair of roads and bridges, competition and limited benefit otherwise.

Navistar confirms ‘workforce reductions’

| August 30, 2013

Navistar is cutting jobs, but declines further comment until an event next week, said spokesperson Elissa Maurer. The Chicago Tribune reported on Aug. 9 that the company was planning "a few hundred layoffs." Another 140 contract jobs are ...

Navistar’s SCR transition nearing fruition with TranStar model

| August 08, 2013

The launch of the International TranStar regional-haul tractor with a MaxxForce 13 engine employing Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions technology continues Navistar's SCR transition.

Bobby Bright’s final ride: June 15, 1945-Oct. 10, 2012

| October 23, 2012

Remembering Virginia-based hauler Bobby Bright, memorialized by his son Robert with a final big-rig ride to his final resting place October 16, 2012, at Madison Garden Cemetery in Madison, Va.

A miracle in Joplin

| October 19, 2012

Debbie Zehrer tells the exceptional story of her encounter with young truck illustrator Chase Harnage at the 2012 Guilty by Association Truck Show at 4 State Trucks in Joplin, Mo.

Daimler debuts advanced aero truck and trailer

| September 19, 2012

Daimler Trucks announced an Aerodynamics Truck & Trailer initiative that it says provides a more fuel-efficient design between tractor and trailer.

Dealing with trucker trolls

| September 05, 2012

How do you handle hateful comments on the web?

Where do the trucks sleep at night?

| August 13, 2012

"Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night?" is the first children's book by Brianna Caplan Sayres.

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