WASHINGTON — After three consecutive weeks of increases, the average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel declined three tenths of a penny to $2.478 for the week ending October 24, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index contracted 5.8 percent in September, following a 5 percent rise during August, a slight downward revision from the original figure released last month.
LISLE, Ill. – Navistar October 19 announced the launch of the Core Advantage Program, a creative new approach for core life cycle management. The Core Advantage Program helps fleet owners reduce their overall costs by helping them to manage their core and remanufacturing activity through new tools like the Navistar proprietary software Core Management System (CMS). Cores are used or failed parts that have been returned by the customer at the end of its product life.
GALESBURG, Mich. and COLUMBUS, Ind. — Power management company Eaton and power provider Cummins Inc. have expanded the SmartAdvantage powertrain portfolio to now include a new transmission model with 1,850 lb.-ft. torque capacity.
When Trixie, a terrier mix, first met Fred “Akita” Papenhausen at the Petro Stopping Center in North Little Rock September 10, she happily walked with him on her leash, enjoying his gentle back scratch and wagging her tail as they walked toward his truck.