The ups and downs (mostly the former) of self-dispatch

| May 10, 2014

"So tomorrow we set out, for parts unknown, on a self-dispatch journey that doesn't include a regular run...."

Dinner with history

| May 09, 2014

"So I'm flipping through my virtual Overdrive and notice the contest Delo is having for a prize that involves dinner with Edgar the crab guy...."

Reader: ‘I see trucking improving’…

| May 08, 2014

That only tells a part of the story. In reader Jim Stewart's eyes, the regulatory drag on the trucking business is finally registering with customers where it counts: rates. What do you think?

George Parker, Gremlin Slayer

| May 07, 2014

The gremlins in our midst are primarily concerned with making our lives that much more annoying by taking the cruise control away...

Gender, personality traits and even more odd notions about numbers

| May 06, 2014

Your days are numbered, so to speak. Drivers are bombarded by numerical characters, more so today than ever.

Toll road to the CSA SMS…

| May 06, 2014

Deep in the weeds of the CSA program, a reporter takes a toll road to a clean inspection...

Changing Gear: MATS product review

| May 05, 2014

This year’s Mid-America Trucking Show has long since come and gone, with the usual avalanche of new product announcements. With all of the great stuff that was rolled out at this year’s show, it’d be ...

A dollar or a black eye in Von Ormy, Texas

| May 04, 2014

On winning -- and getting even...

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