HeavyDuty Trucking – Issue

February 2007

Cover Story By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Editor
A Little Help from your Oem

Programs to help fleets manage their maintenance on the road are available from truck OEMs.

Subscribe Today

Buy Print Issue

Features

When The Price Is Right

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

Spec'ing for low maintenance may cost more up front, but can pay off in reduced work and increased uptime.

Small Fleet Software

By Jim Beach

For many small fleets, upgrading the shop with maintenance software is a big cost issue.

2007 Breakdown Guide

By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Editor

HDT's annual guide to services that offer help for roadside breakdowns and emergencies

Test Drives

Dodge Debuts its Heavier Class 4 & 5 Rams This Month

By HDT staff

New models can only add more heat to an already competitive market segment.

Ford's Redesigned Super Duty Includes Factory F-450 Pickup

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

The redesigned models went into production in time to meet tighter federal diesel exhaust emissions limits last month.

Midrange: Expediter Extraordinaire

By Jim Park

Sterling builds a fine expediter- add a great big bunk and you've got quite the truck under you.

Editorials

The Governator Goes Environmental

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Arnold Schwarzenegger takes on air quality. He needs more information.

Thwarting Negative Media

By Deborah Whistler, Editor

America's Road Team is perhaps our best defense against negative press.

Women In Trucking: About Time They Got Some Credit

By Doug Condra, President

This group works to generate interest in trucking careers and improve industry relations.

Newsletter

We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.

GotQuestions?

PC-11 The New Engine Oils Experts

The expert, Shawn Whitacre from Chevron Delo, will answer your questions

View All

GotQuestions?

Sleeper Cab Power Experts

The expert, Steve Carlson from Xantrex, will answer your questions

View All

GotQuestions?

Transmissions

The expert, Brian Fletcher from Eaton, will answer your questions

View All