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Annual brake inspection blitz next week

ICYMI: Commercial Vehicle Outlook Wrap-up

A wrap-up of CCJ's coverage from last week's Commercial Vehicle Outlook, in which futurists, fleets and equipment makers forecasted what the future of trucking will ...

Comment period for proposed fuel economy, emissions regs extended to Oct. 1

Federal regulators have extended the public comment period for the recently proposed next phase of emissions regulations and fuel economy standards for heavy-duty trucks, pushing ...

CCJ Market Movers: 2015 freight demand strong, trend expected to continue in 4Q

Despite consumers pocketing instead of spending the savings they are enjoying from low gas prices, 2015 is shaping up to be a relatively strong year ...

Volvo announces expanded telematics capabilities

Volvo Trucks North America has expanded its Volvo’s ASIST web-based service communication platform developed to integrate with its Truck Diagnostics System (TDS).  The integration of TDS ...

Carrier sues Volvo over CNG truck fire, Volvo says claims ‘without merit’

A Pennsylvania-based carrier filed a lawsuit last month against Volvo Trucks over alleged breach of warranty after one of the carrier's year-model 2014 compressed natural ...

Prepare for Brake Safety Week with these tips from Bendix

Editor's note: Bendix submitted the following to CCJ in advance of next week's Brake Safety Week inspection spree.  In advance of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance ...

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Smashing the Bell Curve

With the UltraShift PLUS, inexperienced drivers can be as fuel-efficient as a fleet’s most seasoned veterans If a fleet were to chart the miles per…

Ram unveils refreshed commercial van lineup for 2016

Ram Trucks unveiled Tuesday slight modifications to its commercial van lineup for the 2016 model year. Most notable is the addition of a side window to ...

Mack becomes latest OE to pull out of 2016 MATS

Mack Trucks late last week became the fourth trucking OEM to announce it would skip the 2016 Mid America Trucking Show (MATS), scheduled for March ...

Diesel prices down another 4.7 cents, hits six-year low

The price of a gallon of on-highway diesel fuel in the United States dropped 4.7 cents in the week ending Aug. 31, according to the ...

PeopleNet recognizes customer innovations at user conference

PeopleNet, a Trimble company and provider of fleet mobility technology, announced the recipients of its 2015 Innovator of the Year Awards during its annual user ...

Bentley steps down as head of Truckload Carriers Association

The Truckload Carriers Association announced Aug. 28 that Brad Bentley has  resigned from his position as president of the organization, citing family obligations in his native ...

International to introduce industry-first Wi-Fi engine reprogramming

International Truck today announced it plans to offer over-the-air (OTA) reprogramming of engine control modules (ECM) for International trucks powered by its N9, N10 and N13 ...

CCJ Market Movers: The driver shortage is real

“I don't care if you're running 50 trucks or 5,000, you have a driver problem,” Covenant Transportation Group Chairman David Parker told attendees at CCJ ...

Dart military veteran wins 2015 Trucking’s Top Rookie award

Frederick Weatherspoon, a 51-year-old company driver for Dartco and veteran of three branches of the U.S. military, Aug. 28 was named the winner of the ...