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Annual brake inspection blitz next week

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 ...

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 ...

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Understanding Your Cost Per Mile

One measure of an owner-operator’s success is how well you know the exact cost per mile it takes to operate profitably. A number of factors…

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 ...

Truck Tank winner receives funding for driver retention app

Max Farrell and Andrew Kirpalani, creators of the WorkHound app, won the first-ever Truck Tank competition at the Great American Trucking Show. The duo beat out ...

Minimizer’s tire-mounted work benches now available through distribution network

Aftermarket product provider Minimizer has since the March unveiling of its Tandem Wheel Work Bench sold out of the product twice — a sign of ...

Driver concerns drive equipment specs today, top fleet officials say

Leading fleet executives shared their insights in a wide-ranging discussion at the inaugural CCJ Market Movers conference, a new fast-paced conference at the Great American ...

Kenworth Icon 900 glider kit now available from Fitzgerald’s

Fitzgerald Glider Kits announced Aug. 27 it has added the the Kenworth Icon 900 and the Western Star 4900 to its glider kit offerings. The ...