Logbook – December 20081

| December 12, 2008

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 ...

Rethinking retreads

| December 12, 2008

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

Third generation

| December 12, 2008

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

Special Report: Slow Ride

| December 12, 2008

SPEED DEMONS As trucking and safety groups form...

News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

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

Smooth operator

| December 12, 2008

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

Mortgage crisis hits bad-credit borrowers worst

| December 12, 2008

Max Heine mheine@rrpub.com Big changes in the financial market tend to make ...

Insuring your wallet

| December 12, 2008

One factor in the size of income insurance premiums is how long you are willing to wait before benefits start, should an accident or ill...

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