Diesel’s main contenders: Natural gas series, Part 3

John G. Smith   |  August 28, 2012

Natural gas holds the most promise for heavy-duty applications, but other alternative fuels are finding trucking niches.

Diesel prices continue to surge

  |  August 28, 2012

The national average retail diesel price climbed for the eight consecutive week, climbing 6.3 cents to $4.089 a gallon.

Register to win customized Sierra 3500HD

  |  August 24, 2012

ProPickup magazine is giving away this 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD Crew Cab SLE Dually 4x4 this April.

Utility introduces high-strength steel options

  |  August 24, 2012

Utility Trailer announced on Aug. 23 that two new high-strength steel options will be available for the 4000D-X Composite dry van. The company also announced the expansion of two of its plants and the appointment of their new director of marketing.

PHOTOS: Great American Trucking Show Day 1

  |  August 23, 2012

Cummins expects growth in natural gas engines

  |  August 23, 2012

While enthusiasm is high for natural gas-powered vehicles, diesel engines will continue to power 90 percent of trucks, especially in linehaul applications, said Cummins' Lori Thompson

IdleAir plans growth with $7 million infusion

  |  August 23, 2012

IdleAir has secured $7 million of growth financing and plans to add five more locations this year and 15 more in 2013, said Ethan Garber, chief executive officer.

Navistar devises plan to counter losing EGR gamble

  |  August 23, 2012

The truck and engine manufacturer says it is hitting the “reset” button.