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Historical Facts On Regulations Affecting The Trucking Industry

As you consider past facts, it is possible to establish some of the aspects that inform what is happening today. The trucking industry has a rich history that curious truck drivers or anyone who needs information on the same ...

Semi-Truck Orders Highest Since 2006

A recent report released by FTR shows that orders for Class 8 semi-trucks have hit their highest level since 2006 after more than doubling in the month of January. This pattern of strong truck orders, which began after a ...

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Is Bringing New Life To The Trucking Industry

For many years, the trucking industry has suffered from a shortage of drivers and an inability to meet the shipping demands of a growing American economy.  However, that may change in 2018.  In December 2017, Congress passed ...

Refurbished DayCabs and Trucks Factoring in 2017 Increase in Used Truck Sales

Improvement in the trucking industry in 2017 with a 10% increase in spot rates in 2017 versus 2016 are helping to drive increases in used truck sales according to a recent article on Trucks.com.  Since spot rates are related ...

Recruiting Challenges in the Truck Driver Shortage

Truck Drivers Wanted The long-anticipated "trucking capacity crunch" has arrived early, according to a January 2018 report by Jennifer Smith at the Wall Street Journal. The industry is facing a perfect storm of conditions ...

Kenworth: Innovators Since the Beginning

The Kenworth Truck company, a subsidiary of PACCAR, is one of the top manufacturers of medium and heavy duty class 8 trucks. Of course, they were not always well known. As with any other company, they had to work hard to ...

MAT'S 2018 Trade Show

Being in the industry for over forty years has taught us the importance of being current and to stay current, it is very important to remain competitive. Attend the largest annual heavy-duty truck event in the world: MATS ...

Benefits of Having a Heavy Spec Cab and Chassis

The heavy-duty trucks have emerged from the dark ages of truck building. In the modern era of technology, it has become easier to build a refurbished heavy spec can and chassis that suits your requirements. Uses of the Cab ...

How Semi Truck Technology is Improving the Industry

The trucking and shipping industry is a very important one that has an impact on everyone's life. While the trucking industry has been responsible for transporting products for decades, it has recently seen a significant ...

Essential Truck Driving Safety Tips

Safe driving behaviors are important for everyone, but truckers spend more time behind the wheel than anyone. Choose safe driving behaviors each day, and don't let a few accident-free years let you become complacent. Wear ...
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