How green are today’s trucks?
Bad news for small carriers that route through Pennsylvania: Your bottom line may be increasing to the point of truck driver cutbacks. How much? Nearly 400,000 in the first year alone. The proposed fuel taxes are some of the newest Go To plans for states to fund infrastructure shortfalls on the backs of trucking companies, [...]
In another move to hurt the bottom line of small trucking companies, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder this week announced plans to boost the cost of diesel fuel another $0.18 cents for the first time since 1984. The reason? State budget shortfalls for road and bridge improvements and maintenance. The Republican governor acknowledged it will be [...]
Find out how much it costs truck drivers for every hour spent waiting in traffic, and find out which cities cost drivers the most.
Would you consider this truck option?
A free mobile app can help truck drivers save a good percentage of their fuel budget with each pump. Do you use it?
Do you save money by limiting your idle time? What are some alternatives to idling?
Would this save you money or cost you more?
If CNG was as available to you as diesel, would you make the switch?
A simple scam run by two truck drivers pulled tens of thousands in fuel out of pumps, before finally being discovered.
Sean Kilcarr asks “What benefits truck drivers the most when it comes to fuel additives?” The answer is complicated.
Navistar today announced plans to use a new diesel emissions technology for its MaxxForce 13- and 15-liter engines that now rely solely on exhaust gas recirculation. The new after-treatment technology is called In-Cylinder Technology Plus.
These diesel fuel prices are based on the On-Highway Diesel Prices, by Week and PADD, by Self Service Cash Price in Dollars per Gallon, Including Taxes for the week of May 14th through the 21st, 2012.
This diesel fuel price index is based on the total average of On-Highway Diesel Prices, by Week and PADD during May 8 through 15th, 2012.
A dock loader shows off his precision loading skills by using his diesel lift to pull a coin from the ground and then placing it in a bottle.
This is the diesel fuel price average index for On-Highway Diesel Prices, by Week and PADD for Self Service Cash Price in Dollars per Gallon, Including Taxes for April 30 – May 6th, 2012.
How much does a truck weigh? How far does a Class 8 tractor go? This infographic gives you an idea.
A new study by the California Trucking Association predicts something awful for truckers. Find out how bad it might get inside.
The closing date to submit a proposal is coming soon. The EPA is committed to updating emissions standards for all diesel engines.
Look inside the cab and under the hood of this year’s flagship Peterbilt semi trucks – the Model 579. It’s just about as much truck as you’ll ever need.
All diesel fuel prices are averaged by PADD, including taxes, for the week of April 23rd – 30th, 2012.
Oil prices dropped the most since December 2011, but will they remain steady or continue to drop? Find out the details and what’s behind the sudden drop.
Wheel Offs can be extremely dangerous, yet easily avoided. Why do they continue to happen, and how can you avoid them?
The newest flagship of the International line is under the microscope today, with a video and features list for you to inspect.
The ATA released its annual edition of American Trucking Trends for 2012. How much gasoline did trucks use last year? What is the percentage of women and minority truckers? Find out here.
Our friends at Peterbilt Atlantic give us a view under the hood and inside the cab of this versatile and fuel efficient semi tractor – the 2012 Model 386.