Striking back

| September 01, 2006

Congestion has contributed to an 8 percent decline in trucking productivity since 2002. Two years ago, Pitt Ohio Exp...

All hands on tech

| September 01, 2006

New traffic update technologies can make it possible to avoid backups, such as this one that stalled reefer hauler Eddie Myers of Hurloc...

Stop: pay toll

| September 01, 2006

The Indiana Toll Road is a major east-west truck route. Beside old U.S. 40 in the Alleghenies sits the LaVale Toll G...

Frittered away

| September 01, 2006

One dollar of every $6 in gasoline tax revenue goes to non-highway spending. Tucked amid the many important infrastr...

Soaring fuel costs

| August 31, 2006

After fluctuating near $3 for weeks, the national average price of a gallon of diesel passed that mark for the week ending Aug. 7. ...

Racing beat

| August 31, 2006

Ganassi Racing crew members work on the Car of Tomorrow during a test at Lowe's Motor Speedway. NASCAR FORECAST ...

The gearhead

| August 31, 2006

Jim Garrison Jim Garrison races cars. He owns them, builds them, works on them, drives them and if necessary washes t...

Plus-size cargo

| August 31, 2006

Heavy-haul drivers equip their trucks with highly visible caution signs and lights to warn passing drivers. The diffe...

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