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Truck Topics

  • When Truckers Police The Roads
    By Paul Ruffin
    Posted Jun 7th 2002 4:00AM
    Originally printed in the Huntsville, Texas Item, these articles were reprinted in Land Line magazine last year. We felt the author painted an accurate picture of "zippers," and we think expediters will recognize the four-wheeler drivers described herein.
  • Fightin' Freightliners
    By Tom Berg
    Posted May 29th 2002 6:00AM
    The Army's 'Linehaul' tractor is a lot like yours, equipped with A/C, power steering and air ride seats. But that's about all the frills you'll find.
  • Window Films - Sunscreen for Your Car
    By Lisa Brooks
    Posted May 26th 2002 8:00AM
    The darker the better? Actually, it's the lighter, higher performing window films that provide the most protection and look the best.
  • Commonly Misunderstood Tax Areas Affecting Independent Contractors
    By PBS Tax and Bookkeeping Service
    Posted May 25th 2002 6:00AM
    The tax experts at PBS have compiled a short list of tax issues for the self-employed. Do any of these areas leave you scratching your head?
  • The Shift Away From Shifting
    By Jeff Jensen and Lisa Brooks
    Posted May 10th 2002 5:01AM
    Automated transmissions have been developing into one of the most popular options for expediters spec'ing that new truck. Discover what the dealers and the owner operators have to say.
  • General Motors New Medium Duty Trucks Offer New Designs And Innovations
    By Lee Kurtzmann
    Posted Apr 4th 2002 9:25AM
    The new General Motors trucks are making a comeback with the re-introduction of the Kodiak and the Topkick. Will the new GMT 560 line put these trucks back into consideration with expediting truck buyers?
  • Retirement Savings
    By PBS Tax and Bookkeeping Service
    Posted Mar 3rd 2002 6:00AM
    The money pros at PBS offer words of wisdom regarding your financial future.
  • Dealer Profile: Freightliner Of Knoxville
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Feb 24th 2002 10:00AM
    "Freightliner is a custom-truck builder. Just about any way you want it built, it can be done." - Patrick Carroll
  • Home Sweet Home
    By James Mennella and Jeff McConnell
    Posted Feb 8th 2002 10:00AM
    When you get a ticket in one state and your licensed in another state, your ticket goes back to your HOME state and it's your HOME state that determines how it appears on your MVR.
  • Express-1 Continues Growth and Expansion
    By Jeff Jensen
    Posted Jan 24th 2002 9:15AM
    Closing out 2001 on an up-beat note, Express-1 o Buchanan, MI held it's company awards banquet on December 29 at the Blue Heron facility in SouthBend, IN.