Do you have the bad habit of checking your smartphone when you’re driving? It is often smartphones that lead to distracted driving, but a few smartphone apps aim to do just the opposite. These apps are designed to get drivers to focus less on their phones and more on the road. These apps will help you to develop safer driving habits. Plus, if you have a daughter or son who is constantly glued to their phones, you can give these apps a try to pass on safe driving habits to them. (more…)
Archive for June, 2016
When Dad spends most of his time on the road, it can be difficult to find him a thoughtful and practical Father’s Day gift that won’t get shoved to the back of the closet or left on the kitchen counter. Instead of searching for a traditional Father’s Day gift, look through these unconventional gift ideas suggested by real truckers to find the perfect gift to make your Dad’s cab a little more comfortable. (more…)
Over the last several years, you’ve probably noticed a large shift in the market for highway trucks.
The reason for this is vertical integration. For fuel efficiency to improve, engine builders and truck manufacturers have been designing proprietary configurations for the engine drivetrain. Today, we wanted to take a deeper look at how the highway truck industry has transformed. (more…)