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States eye bills to suspend ELD enforcement, ask Congress for mandate repeal

Hurricane-displaced Puerto Ricans get 90-day waiver from certain CDL requirements

The entry-level driver training NPRM is projected to clear OMB Dec. 18 and be published in the Federal Register Dec. 28.
The FMCSA has granted a 90-day waiver for Puerto Rican citizens relocating to the U.S. following hurricanes Irma and Maria in an effort to help ...
The T680 Advantage configuration features an optimized MX 13 or MX11 engine and Paccar's new axle.

Paccar recalling nearly 2,000 Kenworth, Peterbilt tractors for transmission issue

According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents, Paccar is recalling approximately 1,938 model year 2017-2018 Kenworth T680 and T880 tractors and Peterbilt 567 and ...

Diesel prices fall to nearly $3 flat

Diesel fuel prices tumbled for the second week in a row, resulting in a nearly 6-cent decrease over the last two weeks after starting the ...

Planning downtime through remote diagnostics

Diagnostics platforms can typically can communicate with multiple back end systems, allowing fleets who outsource their maintenance to keep various departments in the loop about ...

Indicators: Tonnage ticked up in January, jumps year over year

“Last month’s gain in tonnage fit with the anecdotal reports we have been hearing from fleets – that freight was solid in what is typically ...

Goodyear names three finalists for Highway Hero award

One finalist helped end a high-speed police chase in Ohio, another driver helped an injured motorcyclist by blocking traffic and providing aid until paramedics could ...
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Test drive: Mack LR

The LR model was initially available only as a 6x4, but last year the company introduced a 4x2 configuration with shorter wheelbase and improved maneuverability.

Diesel Laptops launches free truck fault codes app

Diesel Laptops launched a free truck fault codes app for iOS and Android designed to provide access to over 40,000 diagnostics trouble codes found on ...

Preventable or not: Driver deals with snack attack

John Doe backed his tractor-trailer blindly to the left and into the restaurant parking lot, where he rear-ended a departing customer. Was this a preventable ...

Cargo theft risk remains high despite falling number of reports, firm says

For the first time in eight years, food and drinks did not top the list of most-stolen items in 2017. Instead, home and garden products ...

Building scale: Lytx celebrates 20-years, talks future of video data

Twenty years have passed since the original DriveCam started a new era in risk management. The scale of the platform today creates new possibilities.

Remote diagnostics: Beyond the dash light

Many platforms have built in support systems that offer explanations for what is wrong with the truck and guide the fleet to make impactful decisions ...

Harnessing the power of remote diagnostics in older equipment

Pre-2008 trucks operated on J1587 and J1708 circuitry and broadcast in Failure Mode Indicators, which could be easily tracked to an SAE code related to ...

Videos: Peterbilt Model 579 UltraLoft Walk-Around

Check out the new Peterbilt Model 579 UltraLoft spec as Peterbilt Motor Company's Scott Newhouse, chief engineer, and Wesley Slavin,on-highway marketing manager, provide exterior and ...