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Euro-Style Cabovers in the U.S. and Canada?
Euro-Style Cabovers in the U.S. and Canada?

October 23, 2013
All That's Trucking Blog: Could we see a re-emergence of Class 8 cabovers in the U.S. and Canada? A couple of Canadian fleets appear to be interested in...

The Race to 10 MPG
The Race to 10 MPG

August 21, 2017
Last year, our annual special June fuel issue focused on the question of how feasible it was to hit 10 mpg in real-world operations, not a million-dollar...

Mesilla Valley Adding FlowBelow AeroKits to Entire Fleet
Mesilla Valley Adding FlowBelow AeroKits to Entire Fleet

October 4, 2014
SAN DIEGO -- Mesilla Valley Transportation, a New Mexico and Texas carrier known for its attention to fuel savings, has ordered 1,200 FlowBelow Tractor...

8 Steps to Better MPG Through Maintenance
8 Steps to Better MPG Through Maintenance

June 20, 2016
We asked leading fleet maintenance managers and the North American Council for Freight Efficiency for tips on how preventive maintenance can help improve...

One Fleet's Quest for Fuel Savings
One Fleet's Quest for Fuel Savings

May 9, 2014
Royal Jones was an 18-year-old truck driver when he founded a trucking company in 1981 with truck mechanic Jimmy Ray. The two, who also were race car...

HDT's Top 50 Green Fleets
HDT's Top 50 Green Fleets

November 11, 2013
Green strategies vary greatly depending on the operation. For one company, natural gas might make sense. For another, green might mean solar-powered...

2014 Truck Fleet Innovators: Transforming Trucking
2014 Truck Fleet Innovators: Transforming Trucking

March 12, 2014
Each year, Heavy Duty Trucking honors a handful of the country’s most forward-thinking fleet executives with the title of “HDT Truck Fleet Innovator.” Read...

Friendly Competition Helps RRR Drivers Improve MPG
Friendly Competition Helps RRR Drivers Improve MPG

June 28, 2016
With a bevy of fuel-saving options on its 65 tractors and its 100-plus refrigerated trailers, drivers have a head start at RRR Transportation – but it still...

Oil Viscosity: How Low Can You Go?
Oil Viscosity: How Low Can You Go?

July 17, 2014
To meet expected greenhouse gas/fuel efficiency standards, oil companies and engine makers have been busy developing a new standard for engine oils that...

Volvo Talks About Piston Technology in Latest Engines
Volvo Talks About Piston Technology in Latest Engines

June 9, 2016
The Volvo Group’s new truck engines in the U.S. are more fuel efficient thanks in part to a new piston design, which has "waves" on the piston crown that...

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