Pole position

| December 12, 2008

FAMILY: Wife, Marzena; sons, Michael, 23, Alec, 16 RIG: 1995 Kenworth T600 DRIVING CAREER: 19 years, 18 as an owner-operator FREIGHT:...

Bases covered

| December 12, 2008

Limited-benefit plans can offer some health insurance coverage without the high premiums of major medical. Fleets and truckers are signi...

No need for speed control

| December 12, 2008

Next time you buy a new truck, don't plan on driving the speed limit. If the American Trucking Associations has its way, all new Class...

Making a truck say ‘Choo-choo!’

| December 12, 2008

The next time you're tempted to complain about a heavy load, think of John Atkinson. The Brisbane, Australia, truck...

Spec’tator sport

| December 12, 2008

Freightliner Coronado Ask eight truck makers to offer their strategies on suiting out their best owner-operator truck...

‘Stop trashing America,’ says documenter of debris

| December 12, 2008

Leicht's message to his fellow truckers: "Stop trashing America and show you really care about America." At scenic...

Industry news

| December 12, 2008

ATA ASKS FOR 68 MPH MANDATE The American Trucking Associations last month filed a petition with the National Highway Traffic Sa...

News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

AVERITT DONATES $200,000 TO ST. JUDE Averitt Express employees donated $200,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital durin...

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