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Natural Gas Powered Truck Sales Drop

According to a quarterly report from ACT Research,  U.S. and Canadian natural gas Class 8 retail sales rose 13% in 2017, but slid 23% year-to-dat... Read More

Collision, Repairs, Back-to-work for the truck too

The ATA’s Technology and Maintenance Council recently identified heavy-duty truck collision repairs as a major area that lacks codified best pra... Read More

Diesel Fuel Three Months Slide Levels Out

On Monday, Jan. 28, the EIA reported the average price for a gallon of diesel across the U.S. remained the same as last Monday. The price is 10.5 cent... Read More

Minnesota Increases Speed Limit on Rural Two-lane Highways

On Wednesday, Jan. 23, MnDOT announced the completion of a five-year study on speed limits. After five years of study, the department has decided it w... Read More

Walmart Increases Driver Wages

In order to attract more drivers in the United States, Walmart is promising truckers more predictable schedules and significant salary increases. Spec... Read More

What’s Wrong With Truck Drivers

This weekend a truck driver posted on line a dash cam video.  In the video it clearly shows a snowplough with the capacity to clear two lanes of... Read More

Trucking Musicians Preform at Famous Venue

Two musicians with trucking ties will perform next month in a concert at a famous blues venue.Watermelon Slim, a former truck driver and award-winning... Read More

Walmart Continues Support of WIT

On January 22, 2019, the Women In Trucking Association announced that Walmart has renewed its Gold Level Partnership to support the nonprofit organiza... Read More

Ontario Gets Scale Bypass Program

For decades, truckers have had the ability to bypass scales in the US electronically.   They could purchase a prepass based on their safety... Read More

Cleaning Snow and Ice from Truck and Trailer A Must

Officials with the Pennsylvania State Police say the incident occurred at around 12:26 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, on I-80 East, mile marker 308.7 near... Read More