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FTR January net trailer orders strong

FTR January net trailer orders strong FTR indicates the final January net trailer orders were strong at 32,800 units, up 86% year-over-year, but down 4%...

New Blue Print for NAFTA?

New Blue Print for NAFTA? Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) introduced a resolution he calls a blueprint that lays out the principles he feels must be...

Ritchie Bros. Orlando auction planned for Feb. 20-24

Ritchie Bros. Orlando auction planned for Feb. 20-24 More than 7,200 items are already listed to be sold in Ritchie Bros. annual five-day auction in...

Goodyear Announces Highway Heros

Goodyear Announces Highway Heros A truck driver stops to rescue an unconscious motorist from a flipped-over minivan; another races to save a mother and her...

Energy Workers Turning to Trucking

Energy Workers Turning to Trucking As energy industry jobs evaporate, a growing number of older workers who have spent years working in coal, steel or...

National Safety Council – highest level traffic deaths in almost a decade

National Safety Council - highest level traffic deaths in almost a decade According to estimates from the National Safety Council, a total of 40,200 people...

U.S. And Canada Heavy Duty Truck Sales Down

U.S. And Canada Heavy Duty Truck Sales Down According to WardsAuto data, U.S. big-truck sales totalled 25,726 units in January, 17.9% below like-2016’s 31,351. Medium-...

DAT North American Freight Index edged downward in January

DAT North American Freight Index edged downward in January The DAT North American Freight Index edged downward in January as spot truckload freight settled into...