| May 10, 2012

Brian Wright, a 21-year-old owner-operator of Montrose, Colo., hauls limestone to coal mines with his ’96 Pete 379. He bought the truck when he was just 19, after working “underground,” he says, in gold mines ...

| May 03, 2012

Andre Gagnon’s 1997 379 is powered by a 1,200-hp Caterpillar 3406E.

How to: Aim Headlights

John Baxter | May 01, 2012

Properly aiming your headlamps can improve night vision and reduce the risk of blinding oncoming drivers.

Shape of Things to Come

| May 01, 2012

COVER STORY -- Peterbilt’s new Model 579 blends need for economy with sleek styling.

| April 25, 2012

Brian Wright, 21, of Montrose, Colo., hauls limestone to coal mines with his ’96 Peterbilt 379, equipped with a 475-hp Cat and 15-speed transmission. While working in Nevada gold mines through age 19, he says, ...

Universal mounting system

| April 23, 2012

Sensible Products now markets a universal mounting system aimed at simplifying tool and equipment installation. The Multi-Mount Chanl Panl was originally developed for use in emergency services, but is now compatible with storage in construction and ...

Quixx Headlight Lens Restorer and Sealer

| April 22, 2012

Quixx Headlight Lens Restorer & Sealer restores yellowed and hazy headlights to their original finish, eliminating scratches and stains, the company says. It comes with lens polish, lens sealer, ultra-fine sand paper and sanding/polishing block ...

Lucky 13: Natural gas engines performing well in ready-mix

| April 21, 2012

Chicago-based Ozinga Ready Mix drivers report plenty of power and responsive shifting from 13 Cummins-Westport natural gas-powered Kenworth mixer trucks now in operation, moving from its Chinatown Plant near downtown. “Since city officials are trying to ...

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