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Trucking in Sweden

Tim Barton Equipment Editor tbarton@eTrucker.com Think of all the things you could get in Sweden. What I got was my...

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Vows and Volvos

Jennifer and Chris Hartfelder (right) rode to their wedding reception in a brand new white Volvo 780, thanks to Jennifer's parents, Pet...

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Frosty, Toasty or Roasty?

This close-up of a heater core shows the thin metal tubes that carry water through it. These tubes can easily clog with debris or scale...

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Volvo, Freightliner Get Top Grades at Bibendum

Class 8 vehicles entered Michelin Tire's Challenge Bibendum environmental vehicle competition for the first time in September. This...

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EPA Report Says Refiners Will Meet Low-Sulfur Diesel Schedule

Refiners have indicated they can meet demand for lower-sulfur diesel by the time federal law phases it into use during 2006-10. The ...

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International Unveils New Line of Engines

The International Truck and Engine Company has introduced a new inline, six-cylinder family of engines for its 4000, 7000 and 8500 serie...

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Mega Truckstop Complex Planned for Arkansas

A public agency is considering sites along 15 miles of Interstate 40, east of Forest City, Ark., to build a truckstop that can park 1,0...

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Cinderella's Italian Shoes

John Latta Executive Editor jlatta@eTrucker.com Picture this. You go t...

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Online Interface Makes it Easier for Drivers to Find Need-it-Now Parts

From the Silver Screen to the Blacktop

Long before he became a trucker, Kelly Reno starred in the 1979 movie The Black Stallion. He gave up an acting career at age 18 and foun...

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A Boy's Life

When a driver stopped to help an 8-year-old who had been brutally mauled by two dogs, the boy looked up at him and asked him if he was ...

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