Many fleets are finding that the most effective area to address in order to reduce long-term costs is vehicle acquisition.
Cummins-powered Nissan Titan, 29-mpg Ram 1500, new off-road Ram Rebel and completely redesigned Ford Raptor take center stage at International Auto Show
2016 Titan XD pickup truck is powered by a 5.0L Cummins V8 turbodiesel through an Aisin six-speed automatic transmission, expected to hit max tow ratings above 12,000 lb.
RLJ Thompson Trucking collaborates with Virginia Truck Center to adapt a dump-truck fleet to transporting more material with happy drivers and lower fuel cost
To maximize safety while servicing equipment, plan ahead before you lift.
Specialty models, options and trim levels allow your truck to do more than work.
Knowing the details of service body design and construction pays off for contractors in terms of utility, durability and professional appearance.
Study the transport regulations and spec your dump trucks to safely and reliably move equipment and materials behind dump trucks
An 83% increase in towing capacity over the past 10 years heightens the need to carefully match pickups to your needs for maximum safety, efficiency and reliability
The higher towing capacities of heavy-duty pickups can efficiently move larger equipment, meaning you can move more for less.
Accessories can convert any pickup bed into a well-organized toolbox.
Using GPS technology to specifically measure trucks' fuel use on- and off-road, in individual states, and just while spinning a PTO earned one contractor $90,000 in tax refunds
New 66-tractor, heavy-haul fleet will deliver environmental benefits and company savings.
Traditional vocational-niche truck maker expands its business model with the 5700XE over-the-road tractor boasting 12% better aerodynamics than 4800/4900 models
Over the last decade the published maximum towing capabilities of the 350/3500 and larger diesel pickups have increased anywhere from 38% to 83%
Power Wagon looks and acts enough like its Ram 2500 siblings that you could easily underestimate its true off-road capabilities
The 2015 Ford F-150 welcomes two new engines, including a 2.7-L EcoBoost with Auto Start-Stop, to its four-engine lineup
Gasoline, natural gas, propane and hybrids are gaining viability as diesel fuel's cost and regulations pinch the old stand-by's advantages
A look at the top tire conditions and behaviors you don’t want in your maintenance shop.
Larger turbo boosts 6.7-liter Power Stroke diesel's torque to 860 lb.-ft., gross combined weight rating to 40,000 lb.
Only two trucks out of 24 evaluated had payload ratings high enough to handle a bed full of water
How likely are steering and fuel-efficiency advancements on the new Ford crossover to be used on the popular pickup truck?
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A look at the fundamentals of antifreeze/coolant for heavy-duty diesel engines -- today's advanced trucks and yesterday's stalwarts