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General Truck Repair or a Specialty Garage: Which is Better for Your Semi-Truck?

Broken down trucks mean time off the road, and those lost hours or days can add up quickly. Whether your truck is making a clanking noise you don't trust or you can see a part starting to give way, you need a repair shop that ...

History of Sterling Trucks

Sterling Trucks was founded by William Sternberg in 1907. In the beginning, the company name was Sternberg Motor Truck Company. But during World War I, there was considerable anti-German sentiment. So Sternberg, being of German ...

Heavy Truck Driver Shortage Alternatives

Reports and agencies around the country have reported and worried over the truck driver shortage for years, and there's been no clear solution besides offering additional incentives. However, more and more companies are hiring ...

Diesel-Force-Cleaning: The Ultimate Maintenance Service for Your Rig's Engine

Your truck is your bread and butter, and just as business owners take care to maintain their brick and mortar business, it's essential that you protect your investment and your livelihood by taking care of your big rig. And ...

Expanded Heavy Truck Technicians Apprenticeships to Fill 28,000 Jobs

 28,000 Heavy Truck Technician Jobs to Fill The truck driver shortage isn't the only labor shortfall facing the transportation industry in 2018. The number of skilled technicians who keep the fleets rolling is also far below ...

Truck Driver Wages Predicted to Increase 30-40%

Troubling News for Carriers Could be Good News For Drivers The driver shortage continues to gather steam as the trucking industry faces the perfect storm of events in 2018. The industry is expecting a shortage of 50,000 ...

Kenworth's Legacy Dates to 1912

Kenworth is one of America's oldest and best-known truck brands. Today, the Paccar subsidiary is headquartered in Kirkland, Washington, a suburb of Seattle. Founded More than a Century Ago Kenworth started out as a ...

Heavy Truck and Diesel Technicians

While many Heavy Truck Technicians learn their skills on the job after receiving a high school diploma, employers  frequently choose applicants with postsecondary training in diesel repair. In addition, an industry ...

Cummins Debuts Electric Truck Cab in Advance of Tesla Announcement

With Tesla scheduled to debut a Class 8 electric truck in Hawthorne, California, on October 26th, few imagined that diesel specialist Cummins would grab center stage with its own entry in the electric truck derby. At the end ...

Walmart vs. Amazon: Who Will Win

Walmart and Amazon are titans at war.  Each company makes moves in order to get an advantage over the other, which can have a major impact the US economy.  This has led to some very desperate maneuvers from one particular ...
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