News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

ACQUISITIONS Brown Transfer of Kearney, Neb., will buy Eastern Plains Express of Denver and use it to expand service at its Den...

How To: Maintain batteries

| December 12, 2008

Despite improvements in manufacturing and materials, it's important to stay on top of your batteries' condition to prevent premature f...

Do you plan to take any vacation time this summer?

| December 12, 2008

KENNETH BRADING New Washington, Ind. Deer Run Trucking "No, I don't have time for that." WILLIE FELTON Elizabe...

GPS for less

| December 12, 2008

Once a high-priced luxury, GPS units for truckers are more affordable and functional than ever. The road to affordabl...

Aces of eight

| December 12, 2008

Fuel-saving owner-operators tell how they did it. "Fuel economy is money in my back pocket," says owner-operator Br...

‘Always on alert’

| December 12, 2008

These M915A3s are heavily modified Freightliners. Spc. Richard Baugh still gets nervous when he nears bridges or ove...

‘Best of everything’

| December 12, 2008

Detroit Diesel located the DD15's subsytems for easy access and maintenance. With its new DD15, Detroit Diesel has...

How To: Read a credit report

| December 12, 2008

Federal law says you have the right to a free copy of your credit report once a year from each of the three major credit bureaus, just ...

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