Oct. 5, 2006

This 2000 Freightliner Century Class
with a 430-hp Detroit Diesel under
the hood is owned by James
Dauphinais of Nashua, N.H.

TODAY’S TIP: Don’t automatically include any kind of insurance in a truck finance contract. You likely can get the same type of policy on your own at a much lower rate. Consult with your insurance agent before accepting this type of coverage through your loan.

Brought to you by:
American Truck Business Services, Castrol and Freightliner Trucks

OCT. 7: CLASSIC TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, Rister Park, Tye, Texas, (800) 297-6133 or [email protected]
OCT. 7: FREIGHTLINER RUN SMART HAULER CHALLENGE, Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, Ala., www.freightlinertrucks.com
OCT. 7: SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CHAPTER ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, Riverside Park, Ypsilanti, Mich., (734) 482-8029
OCT. 14: ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the Antique Truck Club of America, Redmen Lodge, Fruitland, Md., (410) 677-0600
OCT. 19: EXPEDITING WORKSHOP, sponsored by Expediters Online, Holiday Inn Select, Strongsville, Ohio, (859) 746-2046 or www.expeditersonline.com
OCT. 20-21: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds, Cherokee, N.C., (828) 421-9399
OCT. 20-22: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER ANTIQUE TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, Jerry Porter’s, Orland, Calif., (530) 865-5320
OCT. 23-25: INTERBEV, Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, www.interbev.com
OCT. 24-26: NATIONAL TRAILER DEALERS ASSOCIATION Annual Convention, Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort, Cambridge, Md, (800) 800-4552 or www.ntda.org

Attention Fleet Managers: Attend the 2006 Owner-Operator Retention Forum and you’ll learn proven ways to help your owner-operators achieve business success. This event, held Oct. 16-18, 2006, in Tuscaloosa, Ala., is sponsored Overdrive magazine, American Truck Business Services, Freightliner Trucks and Castrol.

With a schedule jam-packed with expert speakers, including representatives from carriers with some of the lowest turnover rates in the business, you can be certain your time at the Owner-Operator Retention Forum will be time well spent. For more information, including pricing, visit the forum website.

Partner Insights
Information to advance your business from industry suppliers

Danny Herman Trucking, Inc.
Hello Owner/Operators,

We are always looking for quality o/ops with good looking equipment to join our fleet & family. We have an exceptional average LOH of 1500 miles and a highly competitive rate per mile of .89 for solos and .98 cents per mile for teams plus our 100% escalating FSC, which is currently averaging .26 cpm. That pays an Owner Operator TEAM a rate of $1.24 per mile!

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