“The Volvo 770 has all the qualities that are important to us in a highway tractor,” said Max Fuller, U.S. Xpress chairman. “We chose the 770 after running Volvo’s demo units for about six weeks. Our drivers were ecstatic about the comfortable ride, the quiet cab, and the overall roominess and storage space. Today, taking care of business means taking care of drivers.”
In a letter to Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb, the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association attacked the 35% increase to truck tolls on the Indiana Toll Road, calling them ineffective, punitive, and discriminatory.