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Bi-partisan bill would train, qualify younger truck drivers for interstate commerce
Bi-partisan bill would train, qualify younger truck drivers for interstate commerce

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Forty-two trade associations ranging from grocers to distributors and restaurants released a letter urging Congressman Bill Shuster, Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Transportation..

Goodyear unveils high-mileage, long-haul Endurance LHS steer tire
Goodyear unveils high-mileage, long-haul Endurance LHS steer tire

AKRON, Ohio – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced Wednesday that it has added another product to its Endurance line of high-mileage, long-haul tires. During a press conference, Mahesh..

Tonnage up in what may be best freight market ever
Tonnage up in what may be best freight market ever

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 0.7 percent in May after rising 2.7 percent in April. In May, the index..

U.S. Xpress closes stock offering
U.S. Xpress closes stock offering

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress Enterprises said Monday that it has closed its initial public offering of 18,056,000 shares of its Class A common stock and the full exercise of..

Price of gallon of diesel drops another 2.2 cents to $3.244
Price of gallon of diesel drops another 2.2 cents to $3.244

WASHINGTON  — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel fuel dropped 2.2 cents to $3.244 for the week ending June 18, the Energy Information Agency of the Department..

Georgia driver wins Best of Show in Shell Rotella SuperRigs
Georgia driver wins Best of Show in Shell Rotella SuperRigs

RAPHINE, Va. — Eric Turner Sr. of Ellenwood, Georgia, won Best of Show honors with his 2015 Peterbilt 389 with a 2018 Wally-Mo 8 car hauler at the 36th Annual..

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