How to Get Truck Specs Right

There was one overarching theme at the “Truck Specs 2022” panel held during the Technology & Maintenance Council’s fall meeting: choosing the correct specifications depends on the application, but the options are constantly changing due to evolving technology. For example, downspeeding, the use of axle ratios that allow lower R.P.M. at high speeds, is excellent [...]
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4 Ways to Prevent Truck Wheel-Offs

Truck Wheel-Offs Can be Prevented Wheel separation while driving, also known as a wheel-off, can be a serious safety hazard for trucking professionals. These events happen for a number of reasons, including damaged wheel fastener components, over- or under-tightened wheel bearings and malfunctioning suspension components, but the one common thread shared across almost all wheel-offs [...]
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Used Truck Market Stays Strong in 2020

After increased depreciation between March and June of this year, the wholesale used truck market has seen rapid growth. High demand reduced supplies of used trucks, increasing retail prices. Market experts ranging from remarketing directors to pricing experts and Used Truck Association members attribute this to a combination of reduce new truck production and increased [...]
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