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FedEx Freight truck driver wins top honors in his own backyard
FedEx Freight truck driver wins top honors in his own backyard

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Scott Woodrome of FedEx Freight Saturday was crowned Bendix Grand Champion at the American Trucking Associations 2018 National Truck Driving Championships. “Congratulations to Scott Woodrome and his..

Texas officer wins North American Inspector Championship
Texas officer wins North American Inspector Championship

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After two days of tough competition in six North American Standard Inspection categories, Jeremy Usener of the Texas Department of Public Safety was presented with the Jimmy..

GATS organizers going with what works – plus a little extra – for 2018
GATS organizers going with what works – plus a little extra – for 2018

Dallas, the eyes of trucking are upon you … or they will be August 23- 25, when the Great American Trucking Show rolls into town. The floorplan is much as..

Atlas Van Lines implementing ‘extensive’ pay increase for owner-operators
Atlas Van Lines implementing ‘extensive’ pay increase for owner-operators

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines, the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, is implementing the “largest and most extensive” pay increase for owner-operators in the truckload freight division, which..

Georgia eliminates toll limits on express lanes
Georgia eliminates toll limits on express lanes

ATLANTA — Georgia transportation officials have eliminated toll limits on express lanes, which could mean a more expensive commute for some motorists. The State Road and Tollway Authority repealed restrictions..

Musk tells newspaper he’s cracking under stress of Tesla job
Musk tells newspaper he’s cracking under stress of Tesla job

By TOM KRISHER Associated Press Auto Writer What do you do when your CEO confesses that he's cracking under the stress of his job? That's the question that the nine..

Oregon panel suggests tolls in Portland area  to help alleviate congestion
Oregon panel suggests tolls in Portland area to help alleviate congestion

JOHN DAY, Ore. — During its Thursday meeting here, the Oregon Transportation Commission (OTC) considered the recommendations of its 25-member Portland Metro Area Value Pricing Policy Advisory Committee and provided..

Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries
Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of..

Feature on women in trucking topic of Mack TV series
Feature on women in trucking topic of Mack TV series

GREENSBORO, N.C. — “Breaking the Mold,” the fourth episode of Mack Trucks’ RoadLife series released on roadlife.tv and Amazon Prime Video, shares the stories of two women blazing trails in..

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