Long-Haul Truck Driving – Over The Road Trucking

Long-Haul Truck Driving

Long-Haul Truck Driving Pros And Cons A large percentage of new truck drivers will likely start their trucking careers as long-haul truck drivers, also commonly known as over-the-road. Being a long-haul truck driver isn’t easy. You’re looking at a future of long work days and weeks away from home.If you haven’t been away from your…

6 Ways Low Fuel Prices Affect Carriers

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Springtime freight is coming on strong, and rates are climbing. We’re starting to see more of the seasonal trends we’re used to, but freight rates from DAT RateView show that van rates (including fuel surcharge) on the spot market for February were down 5.1% compared to a year ago. As a national average, that equates to about…

Find an Alluring Mid-Size Sedan With the Latest Subaru in Greensboro

Subaru Service - Eurobahnm

The Subaru Liberty has proved its worth in the market since 1989. With a conservative and traditional style combined with superior features, the Liberty has always stood out with a reputation of being reliable and a proven performer. However, in the past five years, the demand for mid-size sedans have waned dramatically, from 700 annual…

CSX Earnings Report 11 Percent Increase In 1Q Earnings

CSX 2015 1Q Earnings

CSX Corp. reported a 11 percent increase in first quarter earnings year to year. CSX reported earnings of $442 million dollars, or $0.45 cents per share. 1Q earnings were at $398 million dollars a year ago, or $0.40 cents per share. Total revenue reported by CSX was at $3 billion dollars. CSX saw growth in…

Cobra 29 LTD CHR 40-Channel CB Radio

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Cobra has been a long-time symbol of the CB radio and a must-have line of communications for all truck drivers. One of the highest reviewed CB radios on Amazon is the Cobra 29 LTD CHR 40-channel CB radio. It averages 4.5 stars out of 5.0 and has 164 customer reviews. The Cobra 29 LTD CB…

Heavy Duty Trucks In The United States Could Reduce Fuel Use By 40 Percent

New Heavy Duty Trucking Fuel Standards

New Heavy Duty Trucking Fuel Standard The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently announced a new heavy-duty truck fuel efficiency standard this spring that soon could require new trucks to reduce fuel use by at least 40 percent. The study done by Union of Concerned Scientists indicated that a target of 40…

The Heavy Vehicle Shift

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Now a days commercial trucking has become an important industry for our economy to function. We require trucking to transport many products. Trucks are the visible proof of the U.S. economy at work. Almost all businesses depend on the trucking industries in order to transport products safely nationwide and maintain fast delivery time. The trucking…

Trucking Industry Loses 6,800 Jobs In March

March 2015 Trucking Jobs Lost

After Great February Trucking Industry Loses 6,800 Jobs For the first time since August 2014, the trucking industry lost jobs and it was the highest total loss of jobs in more than two years. In March 2015, the trucking industry lose 6,800 jobs. The large job loss was a surprise to many, especially after seeing…