• RoadKing Mag
    Truck Traffic Congestion Measured

    The Federal Highway Administration is turning to a high tech, web-based tool to pinpoint the spots where trucks get bottlenecked in traffic.

    • Posted May 26, 2010
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    Healthy While Trucking: Mind and Body

    As we struggle with our fitness, I recommend adding mental fitness to the workout routine. After all, we can’t get all the benefits from a healthy body if the mind doesn’t remain alive and active as we...

    • Posted May 26, 2010
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    Out My Windshield: Flying Stones

    Road King Sr. Editor David Kolman has a scary experience when his back windshield shatters on the road

    • Posted May 20, 2010
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    Out My Windshield: Good Deeds

    Road King Sr. Editor David Kolman experiences that old-fashioned trucker courtesy when his rig breaks down

    • Posted May 12, 2010
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    Horsing Around

    The Cincinnati South TA in Walton, Ky., home of the 1978 U.S. Triple Crown winner Steve Cauthen, is just 90 minutes from where the historic race is held at Churchill Downs in Louisville.

    • Posted May 11, 2010
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    Finally, Roadability Accountability

    If you’re like me and occasionally pull intermodal containers, there’s some good news.The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has finally done something about the condition of these vehicles.

    • Posted May 5, 2010
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    Another Trucking Book

    Toby Bogard, a driver who wrote a book about succeeding as a trucker, was profiled in Road King‘s Hard Work, Big Dreams section last year. At the time, he was already hard at work on his next...

    • Posted May 5, 2010
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    Sticker Shock

    For decades, many tractor-trailers have sported a decal with a message asking for feedback. A simple question, “How’s my driving?” and a toll-free number to answer are offered to others on the road. Before the proliferation of...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Born to Run

    Paccar recently introduced the MX, a 12.9-liter, six-cylinder engine that will be standard in heavy duty North American Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks starting this summer. Able to work with all types of transmissions, the engine is available...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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    Future Travel

    What’s all this talk about a Super Truck, and what makes it so super? When the government cash awards hit the headlines earlier this year, more and more drivers started asking those questions. Well, here’s the story...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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