HeavyDuty Trucking – Issue

March 2008

Cover Story By Oliver Patton
Roadway Reforms

Congress asked for the report in preparation for the 2009 reauthorization of the law that controls how we govern and pay for the system.

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Features

Engine Preview: Paccar MX

By Steve Strurgess, Executive Editor

Paccar's MX is now being developed for US EPA 2010

Preventing Trailer Corrosion: Spec'ing To Cope

By Tom Berg

Tips to consider about road-deicidng chemicals when ordering new trucks

Preventing Trailer Corrosion: Spec'ing Against Corrosion

By Tom Berg

Aggressive road salts require consideration of tougher materials.

Truck Fleet Innovator Awards: Honoring Trucking's Elite Leaders

By Deborah Lockridge

Six Outstanding trucking executives are recognized with Heavy Duty trucking's annual truck Fleet Innovators awards.

Test Drives

Test Drive: Kenworth Clean Power

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Kenworth's Clean Power System is designed to provide managed comfort when the driver needs it.

Midrange Test Drive: Ram 5500

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

Dodge's heaviest commercial truck combines a beefy chassis with a cab from the 1500 series pickup.

Editorials

Safety In The Driving Seat

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Heavy truck safety is getting a huge boost through technology of late, thanks to a couple of almost simultaneous launches.

Gators: An Image Problem

By Deb Whistler, Editor

Many things can sway public perception of trucks. One frequent and dangerous occurrence is flying debris from failed tires.

Innovation: It's The People

By Doug Condra, President

SAV Transportation Group knows that hiring the right people is critical to building a trucking powerhouse.

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