Equipment

Cummins previews 2017 15L engine, announces cross-country roadshow

  |  March 25, 2015

Cummins kicked off the Mid-America Trucking Show this week by previewing its 2017 model 15-liter ISX engine, which it says is already fully compliant with the 2017 EPA deadline to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase fuel economy.

Mid-America Trucking Show: Follow the show live on Overdrive

  |  March 24, 2015

Overdrive will be covering the 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show live throughout the week. Here's how to keep up with the news, announcements and other action from the show.

Dart Network installing Bose Ride seats

  |  March 23, 2015

Dartco Inc., a member of the Dart Network, announced that it has begun installing Bose Ride seats in its trucks. Long-haul employee drivers who have been with the company three or more years and drive ...

Changing Gear: Ryder launches nat gas program, Hyundai could enter U.S. truck market

  |  March 20, 2015

Is natural gas still a natural solution for the trucking industry’s never-ending fuel economy woes? Granted, the recent run of low diesel prices might leave some to believe that a lot of fleets might have, ...

Old Dominion opens, expands service centers

  |  March 20, 2015

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. has opened a new service center in Watertown, S.D., and an expanded service center in Oshkosh, Wis. The Thomasville, N.C.-based less-than-truckload carrier said it opened its third South Dakota facility ...

Danny can drive it

  |  March 19, 2015

Meet Auto DriveAway contract driver Danny Murdock and several of the specially-equipped vocational trucks that are his rolling freight.

Rugged Volvo I-Shift for severe-duty applications

  |  March 18, 2015

The reinforced I-Shift will be standard on VHD models with heavier weight ratings – straight trucks rated at 66,000 lbs. GVWR or higher and tractors rated at 125,000 lbs.

Navistar sued by regulators who want court to force company to release documents

  |  March 18, 2015

SEC filed in December a lawsuit against Navistar International Corp. claiming the truck and engine maker improperly redacted and withheld documents the Commission attempted to subpoena.