Blogs

Strike! For .. lower freight rates?

| February 24, 2015

Errant headline from a Colombian driver strike. Also: More on fuel surcharges: 3 in 4 readers collecting/charging fuel surcharges per mile report a base mpg between 5 and 7.

VIDEO: Tom Logano’s antique Mack toting his son Joey’s first Legends car

| February 23, 2015

Following Joey Logano's big Daytona 500 win, take a run through Logano's father's 1964 Mack B61 in this Overdrive video, toting another antique and Joey Logano's first Legends car.

Actual news? Or a desperate grab for attention …

| February 22, 2015

"I used to get mad and fire back, but there's not enough time in the day anymore. We will always have to deal with haters -- it's best to just pat them on the head, maybe throw them a little attention bone," and get on with it.

A little ‘music to truck by’

| February 21, 2015

A SoundCloud playlist here compiling music you've heard over the years here on Channel 19, among other tracks. For future playlists, send your recommendations ...

The big-truck ballet

| February 20, 2015

Wendy watching the world go by: "When you sit back, turn the CB off, and just watch the trucks rolling in and out, it's a lot like a big-truck ballet. You can pick the Prima Ballerinas out immediately...."

ChampTruck update with 88 MikePodcast

| February 19, 2015

Podcast: Mack of Nashville tech/ChampTruck race team driver/owner Mike Morgan with an update on progress as series appraoches in April.

Arkansas matters, and so do the truckers

| February 18, 2015

Latest media foul well apparent from this headline: “Truckers Use Walmart Parking Lot as a Truck Stop; Customers Feel Unsafe" -- actually, just one customer. . .

Trucking — or not — with the twenty-somethings

| February 17, 2015

A twenty-something attempts a (well-considered, lengthy) answers to the question of why his generation seemingly isn't interested in truck driving, by and large.

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