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Driverless Trucks: Should Truck Drivers Fear The Self Driving Rigs?

Mercedes-Benz recently released their "Future Truck 2025" vision at the International Commercial Vehicles Show in Germany. It's high-tech sleek. The white light-emitting diode in the grill turns blue when the truck is in autopilot....
Terror Suspect Gets Trucking License

Terror Suspect Gets Trucking License In Minnesota

Minnesota Terror Suspects Lands Class A Trucking License A Minnesota terror suspect that is on the official “No Fly” list may not be able to fly in the United States but that hasn’t stopped him...

Truck Freight Demand Surges Behind U.S. Economy

Cargo Hauled By U.S. Truck Drivers Up 2.8 Percent As the U.S. economy and dollar strengthens, so does the trucking industry as both continue to work in record territory. Trucking activity continued to climb to...
Prison Bus Totalled After Hitting Semi In Arizona

Prison Bus Crashes Into Semi Truck In Arizona; Inmates Help Injured

The scene on one Arizona highway looked like that of a Hollywood stunt as a prison bus crashes into a semi truck hauling chemicals. It looked like a huge disaster, but fortunately, no one...

Senator Tom Carper Proposes Raising Fuel Taxes

A democratic senator from Delaware is proposing to raise fuel taxes over the next four years. That senator is Tom Carper. Senator Carper is a senior transportation authorizer. The purpose of the fuel tax...
Goodyear Showing Strong Growth

Goodyear Continues Strong Growth; Opens New Service Centers In Virginia And Washington

The Goodyear Tire & Service Network continues to show strong growth. On Friday, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (NASDAQ:GT)’s shares were up 0.49% to $30.89. Goodyear just recently opened two new Goodyear Commercial Tire & Service Centers:...
Kentucky Truck Driver Accused Of Rape Found Dead

Kentucky Truck Driver Accused Of Rape Found Dead At Fife Truck Stop

A Kentucky man who is accused of raping a woman at a North Bend truck stop on Tuesday morning was found dead in the cab of his big rig at a truck stop in...

Indiana Trucking Company Facing Heat For I-65 Deaths

The open road is a dangerous place and when you mix a semi truck with high speeds, you have the making for a disaster. Unfortunately, this was the case in Hammond, Indiana on I-65...
Mack Defense To Supply Armed Trucks To Canada

Mack Defense Will Supply 1,500+ Trucks To Canadian Armed Forces

Mack Defense has been awarded two contracts by the Department of Public Works and Government Services Canada on behalf of the Department of National Defense to deliver more than 1,500 8x8 trucks for the Medium...
Teen Truck Drivers

Senate Bill Would Lower Truck Driver Age Limit If Passed

A senate bill currently making rounds proposes to lower the truck driver age limit, allowing teen truck drivers to cross state borders. While many from the trucking industry support the rulemaking, a fair percentage don't....