CARB extension a no-go for California independents

| January 08, 2014

Checking in with California-based independents Tom and Karen Moore at the end of their long stare-down with CARB's Truck and Bus Rule.

Yeehaw! The best and worst license plates and slogans

| January 07, 2014

A Western state can boast having motorists' favorite license tag, and a Southern state is No. 1 for slogan.

Changing Gear: Updates from Truck-Lite, Kenworth, Donaldson, SAF-Holland

| January 07, 2014

Assorted product updates to assorted highway gear, including new options for the Kenworth T680's 52-inch mid-roof sleeper, among others...

The ice truck cometh! And melt-eth…

| January 06, 2014

Entry in the annals of, well, weird here on the Channel 19 blog -- to promote the cold-starting power of the MotoMaster battery, Canadian Tire built a pickup out of ice.

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?"

Pit bulls in-cab: Resource for local laws?

| January 04, 2014

In which reader Mary Hanlon adopts a pit bull and wonders, Is there a good central location to map routes to avoid locales with anti-pit ordinances? Any of the pit owners in the audience have suggestions?

One truck to rule them allImage Gallery

| January 03, 2014

Pictures of George and Wendy's 2004 Freightliner Coronado: "'The Precious' is here. She arrived from Wisconsin the other day, and I haven't seen my husband since."...

2014: Prosperity, regulatory chokehold and driver demand

| January 02, 2014

2014 promises to be a good year for owner-operators. Good, at least, if you don’t mind an increasingly restrictive regulatory environment.

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