Changing Gear: News from Hogebuilt, Fontaine, Volvo/Mack, Bosch, East, Howes

| December 17, 2014

Ready to turn your boring blah-looking rig into a rolling masterpiece sure to make other drivers green with envy? The fender experts at Hogebuilt have released their 2015 product catalog featuring the company’s comprehensive line ...

Hornady increases pay packages

| December 17, 2014

Hornady Transportation announced an increase in all driver pay programs that will be applied to all line haul, dedicated and regional drivers paid by the mile. Effective Jan. 5, all drivers will receive a 1-cent increase ...

President signs restart rollback bill: Here’s what the law requires of FMCSA

| December 16, 2014

President Obama Dec. 16 signed into law the appropriations bill that halts enforcement of certain hours of service provisions and requires an FMCSA study of the rules. Here's a look at how the bill directs FMCSA to conduct the study.

Peterbilt 75th anniversary party brings 351 Petes spanning 9 decades

| December 16, 2014

Held at the San Joaquin Fairgrounds, Peterbilt says the party attracted 351 Peterbilts, which the truck makers bills as “the largest collection of Peterbilt trucks ever assembled.”

Old Dominion announces rate increase

| December 16, 2014

Old Dominion Freight Line announced this week it will be raising rates by about 4.5 percent starting Jan. 5, 2015.

Judge denies trucker’s claim in Tracy Morgan lawsuit against Wal-Mart

| December 16, 2014

A federal judge overseeing actor Tracy Morgan’s lawsuit against Wal-Mart and its private fleet has denied a motion made by the truck driver at the center of the case — who has been criminally charged — to postpone action on the suit.

Photos, video: Trucking helps Wreaths Across America hit 2014 goal

| December 16, 2014

Each year, the trucking industry plays a pivotal role in making WAA’s mission possible. Here are photos and video of trucks and carriers bringing loads of wreaths to Arlington for the ceremony.

Tennessee eyes weight-distance tax to shore up state road funding

| December 16, 2014

The proposal was made as a measure to boost state revenues for road funding by Paul Bailey, a freshman member of the state Senate and a Republican from Sparta, Tenn.

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