Media Roundup: A Cold Case, Record Stunt Jump and More
July 28, 2015
Deborah Lockridge shares stories from local media that provide a pleasant break from the usual fare of tractor-trailer wrecks, lawsuits and anti-truck...
4 Ways Hirschbach Saves Fuel
July 24, 2015
At Hirschbach Motor Lines, an 850-truck-and-growing refrigerated fleet based in East Dubuque, Ill., the goal is “to become the most fuel-efficient fleet in...
Can Autonomous Trucks Solve the Driver Shortage?
July 16, 2015
One thing the developers of autonomous technologies have emphasized is that they are not a “driverless truck.” So how can they help with the driver...
Commentary: 5 Arguments for Heavier Trucks
July 15, 2015
While states are thinking of ways to fund highway infrastructure, Michigan is considering rolling back truck size and weight regulations.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Hitches a Ride in 18-Wheeler
July 6, 2015
Fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr. got a peek into life on the road in the cab of a big rig last week as the NASCAR driver tweeted about riding to the Daytona race...
Keeping Diesel Fuel Clean
June 24, 2015
If you don’t take steps to keep diesel fuel clean, it can degrade your fuel economy, damage expensive fuel system components and cause downtime. That’s...
Uber, HOS Data Seen as Ways to Address Capacity Crunch
June 24, 2015
Some interesting articles about trucking capacity have landed in Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge's in-box recently, as she reports in her "All That's...
Fuel Efficiency, Driver Issues In the Media
June 22, 2015
A roundup of some recent trucking-related articles in the mainstream press in the latest All That's Trucking blog post.
Commentary: The Reality of Autonomous Trucks
June 15, 2015
If autonomous Trucks aren't driverless, what, then, are the potential benefits? Think of it as cruise control on steroids.
Q&A: Kelley Platt on Taking the Reins at Western Star
June 8, 2015
Western Star's new chief talks about how Western Star and school bus customers are alike, getting her CDL, the reaction to the 5700EX and more.