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Products For Owner-Operators

HIGH-TECH STEER TIRE Bridgestone's new R280 is a "high-tech steer axle radial incorporating innovative technologies to fight...

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No Rest For The Weary

Finding a parking space for every trucker remains an elusive and complex goal as parking shortages persist, studies conflict, rest area ...

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Maximum Cool

MOD POD BRIMS WITH TUNES Imagine a jukebox that will fit in your shirt pocket. That's the Ipod, Apple Computer's sleek digi...

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New products

Trailer refrigeration units Carrier Transicold's fuel-saving trailer refrigeration units feature engines that significantly su...

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Products and services

Brake drum The patent-pending design of the lightweight Webb Vortex brake drum features a reinforcing center band and ribs, so ...

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New products

Steer tire Continental Tire North America's Continental HSL2 (Heavy Steer Long Haul) steer tire is designed to wear evenly acr...

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Working Rides

CHROME AND CARS Bob Long, of Colon, Mich., has been hauling new and used cars for 20 years. His 2000 Peterbilt 379 has a 475-hp...

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Freightliner Coronado: Elegant Newcomer

Coronado styling meshes two extremes: the beefed-up look of the Classic XL tempered by old-fashioned grace. The hood is true Freightliner ...

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Tipping The Scales: Time To Trade In And Trade Up With Cummins ISX15 SmartAdvantage.

Snazzy Working Trucks

WHO'S THE BOSS? Bob Bruckert of Germantown, Wis., was raised on a farm and learned to drive a truck as a youth by hauling hay ...

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Dangerous Cargo

Wanted: Desperate owner-operators willing to risk their livelihood for easy cash. Truckers face many ill-advised temp...

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