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2020 Fact Book: Drivers [Photos]
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Although labor issues remain a significant challenge for respondents in the National Private... 2020 Fact Book: Drivers [Photos]
2020 Fact Book: Sustainability [Photos]
Phase 2 of the heavy-duty truck greenhouse gas emissions and fuel efficiency standards mandated...
Based on its Run on Less Regional fuel-economy event, the North American Council on Freight...

2020 Fact Book: Sustainability [Photos]

Since fuel savings cover more than just costs and consumption, we decided to rename the Fuel section in this year's Fact Book to give it a broader range of topics to cover.

2020 Fact Book: Equipment [Photos]
While both tractor and trailer sales saw a surge in October of 2019, those numbers quickly...
The trade cycle of Class 8 trucks among private fleets accelerated to 6.3 years from last year's...
2020 Fact Book: Logistics [Photos]
The Cass Truckload Linehaul Index is a measure of market fluctuations in per-mile truckload...
Spot rates were all about the old adage “what goes up must come down.” After strong growth in...

2020 Fact Book: Logistics [Photos]

In HDT’s 2020 Fact Book, this section deals with all aspects of logistics, giving a statistical look at how fleets are addressing available freight over the course of a year.

2020 Fact Book: Industry [Photos]
Motor carriers with just one tractor represent 59.1% of all U.S. carriers but only 8.1% of the...
In Q1 2020, public for-hire TL carrier profitability, at 3.8%, was down compared to Q1 2019, the...

2020 Fact Book: Industry [Photos]

HDT’s sixth annual Fact Book is a fascinating overview of our industry by the numbers. The following graphs, charts, tables, and infographics are designed to not only give you a snapshot of the industry at this point in time, but also to serve as a reference guide you can keep handy throughout the year.

2020 Fact Book: COVID-19 [Photos]
Longer term, there are a lot of discussions about how the industry may look a little different...
When asked to compare their business volume to normal levels, early during the pandemic...

2020 Fact Book: COVID-19 [Photos]

The COVID-19 pandemic has restricted how the country has been operating since March, calling upon the trucking industry to step up and help move it forward, but how are fleets and their drivers being affected?

Test Drive: Mack's MD Series [Photos]
Mack's MD is a return to the medium-duty market after a 17-year hiatus. It was introduced in...
The dashboard is a notch up from some other sparse medium-duty cabs. It's much the same as the...

Test Drive: Mack's MD Series [Photos]

Equipment Editor Jim Park stumbled upon this MD7 in Stoney Creek, Ontario, in early June. After making a few calls, he arranged for an industry-first test drive and has these photos.

Cabover Winner Matt Schleuger's 1993 Kenworth K100E, Not Daddy’s Money
Company Truck, Bobtail, 1st Place, Steve Bradford's 2003 Kenworth W900L, Blue Bull
Company Truck, Bobtail, 2nd Place, Jeff Whited's 2020 Peterbilt 389, Hickabilly