wide-single tires

Study says 6×2 axles average 2.5 percent better fuel mileage

| January 21, 2014

The analysis of existing data -- with some new track tests -- by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency showed an average payback time of 20 months given fuel-efficiency gains.

Super single sing-along

| January 05, 2014

"I'm curious as to how many readers have direct experience with running single tires. Do they really pay for themselves, as some say, or are they a pain in the rear?"

Dollars & Sense

Kevin Rutherford | May 01, 2012

There is more than one way to be a business owner in trucking.

How to do a fuel-saving test

Kevin Rutherford | January 01, 2012

Though it can be labor-intensive, developing your own testing methods to improve fuel mileage pays off.

California Jump Start

Max Kvidera | October 01, 2011

State’s new regs, along with nationwide fuel prices, are driving sales of trailer aero devices.

Add-ons: Dynamic Dozen

By Todd Dills | September 01, 2009

These 12 add-ons can grow into big savings through reduced operating expenses and improved fuel economy.

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