The American Petroleum Institute has sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over its September-announced mandate that 1.28 billion gallons of biodiesel be used in 2013.
Among the one-third of owner-operators who say they’ve owned more than one truck at some point, less than half owned more than two.
Used and refurbished parts are catching on as a maintenance alternative for owner-operators due in large part to harsh economic conditions.
A concept drawing of an ultra-aerodynamic tractor by Volvo yields surprising commentary from Overdrive readers.
We looked at the Freightliner Cascadia here earlier this year, but this one is different. Way different.
In announcing that its 2013 Shell Rotella SuperRigs calendar is available for purchase, the oil maker says it is giving away calendars through Nov. 30.
The time-sensitive freight niche could be one of the last profitable bastions of irregular route long-haul, offering fuel mileage and other reduced costs, more income on fewer miles and load and lane novelty.
With much of the tractor aero gains already carved out from years of wind-tunnel testing and refined engineering, attention now has swung to trailers.
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