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LIGHTWEIGHT FIFTH WHEEL The FWAL Lightweight Aluminum Fifth Wheel, designed by SAF-Holland and forged by Alcoa, is 100 pounds l...

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Industry news

California toughens pollution rules for '08 As of Jan. 1, truckers in California cannot idle a diesel engine, including a dies...

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News from the fleets

Alabama driver wins Mercer-NASCAR Sweepstakes Jackie Walden, a flatbed owner-operator for Proud American Transport, won Mercer ...

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Sweet time

Sugarland will perform at Kenworth's free concert March 28. Country music, show trucks and the industry's leading o...

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Doing his duty

Darrell James met and chatted with fellow and prospective Mercer Transportation drivers at the recent Mid-America Trucking Show in Louis...

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Worst roads: Go west

Once again, readers say Pennsylvania has the nation's worst roads, Texas the best. Comedian W.C. Fields said: "On t...

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Honor roll

Old School took First Place honors in the 2004 and 2005 Pride & Polish. Had Old School been a student, it would have ...

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Rest in pieces

Keeping up with the hours-of-service squabbles is enough to make a person - well, tired. An alliance of four safety groups led by Publi...

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Mission accomplished

In its state-of-the-art testing cells, Cummins subjects the ISX to every imaginable working condition while powerful computers gather an...

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Winnning the race

FAMILY: Wife, Karen, married 17 years; son, Austin, 12 RIG: 2001 Freightliner Century Mid-Roof XT CAREER: 20 years in trucking, 10 yea...

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