VIDEO: How to shift an 18 speed transmission

Watch as YouTuber Sasnak demonstrates how to shift an 18 speed transmission.
Inspectors to zero in on Hours of Service violations during Roadcheck 2018

Inspectors to zero in on Hours of Service violations during Roadcheck 2018

Today the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced the dates and focus for this year's Roadcheck inspection campaign.
New York chip shortage blamed on major Frito-Lay truck driver pay cut

New York chip shortage blamed on major Frito-Lay truck driver pay cut

A new report blames empty snack food shelves in New York stores on Frito-Lay's decision to dramatically cut pay for some of the company's truck drivers. According to the New York Post, it all began...
Minnesota at work on technology to help truckers find safe parking

Minnesota at work on technology to help truckers find safe parking

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT)is currently at work installing new technology at several rest areas throughout the state to help truckers find safe parking along high volume freight corridors. Seven Rest Areas To Be Outfitted...
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Transportation Department email hack leaves sensitive trucker data exposed

Idaho Governor C.L. Otter has issued a warning that the personal information of numerous commercial drivers may have been stolen from the Idaho Transportation Department by hackers. Social Security Numbers And Credit Card Numbers Could...
Free pizza at Pilot Flying J today

Free pizza at Pilot Flying J today

In honor of National Pizza Day on February 9, Pilot Flying J truck stops will be giving away free slices of pizza to guests who download the myPilot app at 250 participating locations. From a...
Female trucker shares viral message about trucking coils

Female trucker shares viral message about hauling coils

A Montana-based long haul truck driver used a Facebook post to spread awareness about why motorists should respect the space of drivers who are hauling coils. Driver Daisy Delaney uses the post to remind drivers that...
DOT: Waiting at loading docks increases crash rate, costs truck drivers over $1 billion per year

DOT: Waiting at loading docks increases crash rate, costs truck drivers over $1 billion...

A new report from the Department of Transportation's Office of Inspector General found that loading dock wait times are hitting truck drivers and motor carriers hard financially -- while also significantly increasing their chances...
Georgia in development on the first truck-only roadway in the U.S.

Georgia in development on the first truck-only roadway in the U.S.

The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is working on a project that will create 40 miles of toll-free, truck-only roadway stretching from the metro Atlanta area to Macon. GDOT To Build Two Lanes Of Northbound...
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Connecticut plans to shut down all rest areas on July 1

Connecticut transportation officials say that they will shut down all seven of the state's rest areas this summer unless money is moved into the state's Special Transportation Fund. Funding Shortages Could Lead To All-State Rest Area...
Arkansas trucker's "Blind Driver" social media message goes viral

Arkansas trucker’s “Blind Driver” social media message goes viral

An Arkansas truck driver who is fed up with distracted driving came up with an unforgettable way to drive her point home. "Blind" Woman Caught Driving Jeep In Viral Videos In a series of three videos,...
Why won't trucking companies hire me?

Why Won’t Trucking Companies Hire Me?

So you're always hearing about the 'truck driver shortage' and reading articles about how hard it is for companies to hire and keep qualified drivers. So why is it that you've applied for numerous...
Sassy Colorado trooper is back to teach four wheelers how to drive around trucks

Sassy Colorado trooper is back to teach four wheelers how to drive around trucks

Colorado State Trooper Josh Lewis has made a name for himself by creating snarky videos that also offer seriously smart driving tips -- and now he's taking on car drivers who don't seem to...
Rate My Rig: Here are your top 12 most liked trucks!

Rate My Rig: Here are your top 12 most liked trucks!

This year, we gave CDLLife readers the chance to show off their trucks in our Rate My Rig contest. Throughout the year, hundreds of drivers submitted photos of their rigs for a chance to...
Make CDLLife your own -- Guest posts and videos wanted!

Make CDLLife your own — Guest posts and videos wanted!

Do you have a story that you want to share? An unbelievable dash cam video that everyone else on CDLLife needs to see? An opinion on a new regulation? Don't keep it to yourself! If you've...

Pilot Flying J adds real-time parking availability to myPilot app

Pilot Flying J and Sensys Networks plan to provide real-time parking availability information through new features on the myPilot app. Pilot Flying J announced today that their exiting app myPilot app will now have the...
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