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Fleet Focus – December 2008

Landstar System has recognized 18 owner-operators as Roadstars, its lifetime achievement award: James Basham, Wayne Bennett, Lynn Caban...

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Joy ride

Linda Longton Editor You see them at truck stops, rest areas and gracing the pages of Overdrive: big, burly men wit...

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Guitar man, take 2

Cliff Douglas doesn't call himself "Guitar Man" on the CB for nothing. The 49-year-old former long-haul driver, based near Vail, Colo...

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Attractive Trucks

BACK HOME AGAIN Leo Connors' dream truck, a 1987 Peterbilt 359, arrived the day before Thanksgiving 1986. He admits he made th...

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Products for the Owner-Operator

Continental Tire North America introduced seven new tires for the heavy and severe-service truck markets. NEW TI...

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Time To Run

OLD RULE Driver may drive 10 hours after eight hours off-duty. Driver may not drive after 15 hours on duty, following eight h...

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Personal PM

AN OUNCE OF PREVENTION A-Z LIST OF DISEASES The Center for Disease Control and Prevention explains the risks and oth...

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Letters From Readers

"I wish every four-wheeler driver could read your article. The general public just doesn't realize that a truck can't stop on a dime....

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Strong Medicine

The trucking industry suffers from a grave illness called lost productivity. To date there has been no cure, but carriers have used tru...

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Sterling accomplishment

Buyers can order Sterling's new NightShift mid-size sleeper model starting in December. Production will start in March. ...

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