Figuring Out DPF Maintenance
May 18, 2016
DPF and aftertreatment systems may be a maintenance nightmare, but they aren’t going away. It’s up to you to figure them out.
VIDEO: Idaho Milk Hauler Saves Fuel with Adaptive Gearing
May 16, 2016
Volvo Trucks has put a new spin on an old powertrain management strategy. By locking out top gear on its I-Shift overdrive transmission, drivers can pull...
Choosing Tires for 6x2s
April 29, 2016
6x2 axle configurations offer undisputable weight and fuel savings, but they take their toll on tires. Does it have to be that way?
Quick Spin: Sneak Peak of the Cummins 2017 X15
April 25, 2016
We get behind the wheel of the newest fuel-efficient version of the Cummins ISX and find there’s much to look forward to.
Living With ELDs: Getting Ahead of the Electronic Logs Mandate
April 18, 2016
Fleets prepared to make the necessary changes to every facet of their operation will be more successful transitioning to e-logs.
5 Things You Need to Know About ELDs
April 6, 2016
Electronic logging devices to track driver hours of service become mandatory in December 2017. Everything you need to know about compliance is spelled out...
3 Ways to Save on Tires
March 29, 2016
Everybody knows tires can eat up a big chunk of a fleet’s operating budget. Keeping costs in line isn’t impossible, but you have to work at it. Here are...
Exploring the World of 6x2 Drive Axles
March 21, 2016
Fleets are slowly adopting 6x2 drive axle configurations as manufacturers continue to improve the technology. Here's an overview of the latest offerings.
Volvo's Unique 6x2 Tractor Platform
March 16, 2016
Sometimes called a "pusher" or "dead axle," Adaptive Loading allows the axle to be lifted completely off the ground when it's not needed, providing...
How to Reduce the Burden of Tire Maintenance
March 9, 2016
Tire maintenance needn’t be a mind-numbing inconvenience. These tools can reduce the workload and improve efficiency.