Food for the truckers’ soul

| December 12, 2008

At times of crisis, truckers are invariably among the first and most generous to respond. Take, for example, Oregon trucker Matt Street...

Industry News

| December 12, 2008

TRUCK FATALITY RATE DROPS IN '04 The rate of fatalities from big truck accidents declined in 2004, after a small increase in ...

Aero Successor

| December 12, 2008

386 Specs ENGINE: Caterpillar C15 or Cummins ISX TRANSMISSION: Eaton manuals and the two-pedal Eaton UltraShift CAB: High or l...

Nose to the Grindstone

| December 12, 2008

FAMILY: Children Linda, Michael and Becky RIG: 2005 Freightliner Classic CAREER: 27 years FREIGHT: Aluminum, steel, lumber ACCIDENT...

New products

| December 12, 2008

VT 800 DAYCAB The VT 880 tractor now comes in a daycab, the VT 800, Volvo announced at the Great American Trucking Show. The Vol...

New Products

| December 12, 2008

MACK INTRODUCES GRANITE AXLE BACK The new Mack Granite Axle Back has a set-back front axle to improve maneuverability and maximi...

Ch-ch-ch-ch Changes

| December 12, 2008

Some owner-operators buy oil in bulk to increase their savings. Although diesel engines have become more complex, put...

Open Wide

| December 12, 2008

Lillian Landrigan perfroms emergency treatment on driver Anthony Sweetser, who finally sought dental care after driving 5,700 miles with...

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