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June 2013, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive

How to Improve Fuel Efficiency on the Road

By Travis Tuft - VP of Client Services, Equinox

According to AAA, the national average price of diesel is $3.888 - call it $3.89 - per gallon at the time of this writing. Given that your truck likely has a fuel capacity of 150 to 300 gallons, it would cost $583 to over $1,167 per fill-up at the current rate. In other words, as you may have already noticed, fueling up for a long-haul is quite expensive.

Tags: fuel efficiency, Idle Reduction

October 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial

Tire Selection In A New Environment

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Give me 10 cents and I'll hand you back a dollar.

Tags: Michelin, fuel efficiency

June 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Onboard Idling Solutions

By Jim Beach, Technology Editor

APUs and other onboard idle reduction technologies show promise, but fleet adoption has been slow.

Tags: fuel efficiency, idle time

June 2007, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Testing Tires For Economy

By Evan Lockridge, Contributing Editor

New TMC recommended practice offers an easier way to evaluate fuel-efficient tires.

Tags: fuel efficiency, TMC, Tires

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