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Under the microscope: 164 Ontario truck road test routes
Monday March 2, 2015 2:02 PM
TORONTO— In September 2014 Ontario’s Ministry of Transportation reviewed all 164 truck road test routes in the province and found all but four compliant. That’s a compliance rate of 97.4...
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Teaching old dogs new tricks? Use tech.
Monday March 2, 2015 12:49 PM
TORONTO – In a presentation he introduced with “welcome to eco-driving,” PIT researcher Benoit Vincent told the conference that his organization has been using telemetrics for 20 years to...
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Used truck sales fall 12% in January
Monday March 2, 2015 10:08 AM
COLUMBUS, IN —North American truckers bought fewer used Class 8 trucks in January 2015, according to a report from ACT Research.
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March Truck of the Month: Welcome to the Big 10
Monday March 2, 2015 10:03 AM
GORE BAY, ON— March’s Truck of The Month is a sparkling 2015 International ProStar belonging to Manitoulin Transport. And for the first time, this year—a year marked by radical change and...
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Shippers paid more for ground transportation in December
Friday February 27, 2015 3:42 PM
TORONTO— Shippers paid 2.7 percent more for ground transportation in December ’14 than they did in November, according to the Canadian General Freight Index.
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U.S. trucker ducks tolls with James Bond-trick
Friday February 27, 2015 2:55 PM
NEW YORK— A U.S. truck driver accused of using a James Bond-inspired trick to evade tolls on the George Washington Bridge has been charged by police, according to media reports.
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Kenworth extends medium-duty truck warranty program
Friday February 27, 2015 2:13 PM
KIRKLAND, WA— Kenworth Truck Company and PACCAR Financial are offering an extended warranty program through Dec. 31, 2015, for Canadian and U.S. customers who purchase new Kenworth Class 5-...
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2015 to be the best trailer market since late 90s: analyst
Friday February 27, 2015 12:43 PM
COLUMBUS, IN —“The foundation is in place for 2015 to be the best trailer market since the late 1990s,” says Frank Maly, analyst at ACT Research. ACT’s latest report on trailer order...
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