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Truck washes being blamed for virus

Truck washes in US are promoting the spread of a pig virus. That’s according to farm groups in Canada, where the porcine epidemic diarrhea virus... Read More

Average diesel price increases 10th straight week

The average price of a gallon of on-highway diesel increased 2.4 cents from last week to $2.431 per gallon for the week ending Monday, June 13. This m... Read More

Navistar to upfit GM Cutaway Trucks

Navistar and General Motors agreed to expand their manufacturing partnership Thursday, with the Lisle, Ill.-based truck maker agreeing to manufacture... Read More

In-Transit resuming; Border Crossings Up.

Rebounding truck volumes are a welcome sign of economic improvement south of the border and perhaps an indication of a ‘rebalancing’ cross... Read More

DAT Solutions: Spot rates rise

A four-day workweek would normally account for a 20-25 percent decline in the number of posted loads but, load availability was down just 9 percent du... Read More

Gates Corporation Releases 255 New Automotive Aftermarket Parts

Gates Corporation, a global diversified manufacturer of industrial, automotive, and heavy-duty aftermarket products, announced the addition of 255 new... Read More

OSHA awards $276,000 to trucker fired for refusing to violate HOS

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered a company to pay a trucker more than $276,000 and to re... Read More

Nearly 100 parking spaces at new Love's location in Oregon

More parking spaces are available for truckers driving in northern Oregon. Love’s Travel Stops has opened a new location in Boardman, Ore., alon... Read More

Bendix recalls nearly 195,000 trailer spring brake valves

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems notified the National Highway Traffic Administration on June 8 that it is recalling nearly 195,000 spring brake valv... Read More

HDMA announces Commercial Vehicle Research Council

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association, the commercial vehicle division of the Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association, announced the formatio... Read More