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The fractions of traction; Plus, why we need pennies

"I-95," on the new Fountains of Wayne CD "Traffic and Weather," is an ode to truck stops. Owner-operator Paul Rig...

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Your place in the sun

Brad holthaus, Publisher bholthaus@rrpub.com One of the industry's best ...

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Building success

Curtis Anderson, now managing and driving his small fleet leased to Greatwide Logistics Services, earned roughly $76,000 in 2006. ...

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Which side will you be on?

It's not too early to start thinking about which EPA-compliant engine you'll be buying in 2010 or later: a slightly smaller, lighter o...

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Logbook – December 20081

No April Fools' joke: $4 diesel At press time March 17, the national average per-gallon price of diesel was $3.974, or $1.293 ...

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Rethinking retreads

Regular tire pressure maintenance results in longer casing life and better fuel economy. Would you replace an expensi...

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Third generation

1979: Graduated from high school in Franklinton, La. Went to work as driver for his father's company, Bryant Trucking. 1983: Leased to...

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Special Report: Slow Ride

SPEED DEMONS As trucking and safety groups form...

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News from the fleets

CON-WAY TO BUY CFI FOR $750 MILLION Con-way Inc. has announced its intent to acquire Contract Freighters Inc. for $750 million....

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Smooth operator

Overdrive's equipment editor finds the Cascadia seamlessly blends high-tech innovations, handling, performance and comfort. ...

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