trucks

U.S. diesel price tumbles 3rd straight week

| February 03, 2010

For the third straight week, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel declined. The price dropped 5.2 cents to $2.781, according to the Department of Energy. All regions reported lower average prices, ranging ...

Tire Truck Centers adds facilities

| February 03, 2010

Serive Tire Truck Centers has added 17 new facilities.

| January 20, 2010

Bryan Nicholson of Delta, Pa., has logged more than 1.1 million miles hauling dry freight in this 2000 Kenworth W900L, which he calls his portable office. The truck runs on a 600-hp Caterpillar and an ...

iPhone app as dealer lot

| January 15, 2010

The folks at CommercialTruckTrader.com have introduced the latest in iPhone apps from the heavy duty trucking industry, and with it comes the following slick, simple, well-soundtracked video, detailing the app's truck-searching and social functionality. And thinking ...

Clothes, fuel and computers lead factory report

| January 07, 2010

Clothing was one of nine growing sectors that produced the fifth consecutive month of expansion for the nation’s manufacturing sector.

Index at year’s highest level

Deirdra Drinkard | December 30, 2009

The seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.7 percent in November.

Cummins natural gas engine available in Kenworth tractors

| December 21, 2009

Cummins Westport ISL G natural gas engines are available in Kenworth T800 short hodd and W900S models.

Joplin Petro wins service award

| December 18, 2009

A Petro station in Joplin, Mo., won a high-ranking service award from a national automotive service group.

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