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Floyd Blinsky Trucking Shows Its True Colors

Multi-Colored Kenworth T680s are Spec’d to the Nines for Drivers When Matt Blinsky was asked the company’s fleet color, he answered with a laugh.  “That’s a good question.  We don’t have one. We’ve got 74 trucks, and probably 25 different colors running around.  It’s all by design.” Matt Blinsky, vice president of Floyd Blinsky Trucking, […]

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Kenworth W900L Glider Kit Truck Delivers Trouble-Free Reliability For Farmers Oil Company

For nearly 40 years, Farmers Oil Company of Anthony, Kan., has specialized in hauling liquid petroleum gas products, as well as liquid fertilizers, anhydrous ammonia and many other products throughout the central United States. Along these highways and byways, Farmers Oil trucks get noticed. The company boasts an old school, nostalgic look for its fleet, […]

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Veteran-Owned Valley Paving Readies for New Season

New Kenworth T800s Honor Military Branches with Inspiring Paint Schemes Patriotism runs through the veins of Rich Carron. Carron served his country in Vietnam, while his dad served in World War II.  His father in-law was in the Marine Corp for 27 years, which included two tours in Vietnam; and two nephews are in the […]

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Kenworth T440s Help California Agricultural Hauler Boost Bottom Line, Improve Driver Productivity and Comfort

Inside a conference room at Valley Farm Transport is a retired 1928 Kenworth truck. It stands as a testament to an appreciation of Kenworths throughout Kenworth’s 90-year history, which comes from a company with its own 50-year history of providing reliable service hauling agricultural products throughout Northern California. “I always liked Kenworth trucks,” said the […]

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Gemini Transport Purchases 50 New Freightliner Cascadia 113 Natural Gas Day Cabs for Fuel Delivery to Love’s Travel Stops

Freightliner Trucks announced that Gemini Motor Transport LLC has purchased up to 50 new Freightliner Cascadia 113 natural gas day cab units to provide fuel distribution to the over 300 Love’s Travel Stops throughout the USA. Gemini will purchase and take delivery of the vehicles in the 4th Quarter of 2013. Gemini has been testing […]

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Mack Trucks named Tri-State Truck Center, Inc. its 2012 North American Distributor of the Year. Pictured from left to right are Kevin Flaherty, president of Mack Trucks North American Sales & Marketing, Jim Maddox, Tri-State Truck Center president and dealer principal, Steve Dupuis, Tri-State vice president of sales and marketing, Rod Maddox, Tri-State CEO, and Dennis McDaniel, Mack Southeast Region vice president.

Mack Honors Tri-State Truck Center, Inc as 2012 Distributor of the Year

Mack Trucks today announced that Tri-State Truck Center, Inc. of Memphis, Tenn. is its 2012 North American Distributor of the Year. The annual award recognizes the top-performing distributors within Mack’s North American dealer network based on sales, facilities, service, general management, customer satisfaction, parts, personnel and community service. Tri-State Truck Center has a history of […]

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Mack Honors the Kriete Group, Inc. for 60 Years as a Mack Dealer

Mack Trucks honored the service of one of its long-standing dealers, the Kriete Group, Inc., recently at the Mack Customer Center in Allentown, Pa. with a special tour and an award presented by Kevin Flaherty, president of Mack Trucks North American Sales & Marketing, and David Barletta, Mack Central Region vice president. For the last […]

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The Larson Group Dealer Profile

NextTruck: Tell us about your company’s history. The Larson Group: The Larson Group is family owned with several brothers in each location. Glenn Larson, President, and Kory Larson, Vice President, are in the Corporate offices located in Springfield, MO; Kevin Larson, Vice President, is in Fort Smith; Kyle Larson, Vice President, is located in O’ […]

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AT THE WHEEL — Braden Howie of Invermere with his winning 2001 Western Star logging truck.

Big-Rig Driver Earns Even Bigger Award

While many of us struggle some days to parallel park a subcompact car on paved streets, an Invermere man must negotiate up to 50 tonnes of logs off-road. Ice, rain, and snow, are sometimes his only companions while driving tight backcountry roads in a logging truck that has proven it can still look good when […]

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Navistar Adopts ‘Stockholder Rights Plan’

Navistar International Corp. on Wednesday, June 20, announced that its board of directors adopted what it terms a “stockholder rights plan” designed to deter coercive takeover tactics, including the accumulation of shares in the open market or through private transactions and to prevent an acquirer from gaining control of the company without offering a fair […]

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Fitzgerald Glider Kits

Fitzgerald Glider Kits

The history of the family owned company that has become the largest glider kit dealer in the U.S. Get a new truck at a fraction of the cost. Save thousands of dollars by having Fitzgerald’s build you a glider kit truck. We are your one stop resource for not only glider kit trucks, but also […]

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Cooper Kenworth

Cooper Kenworth Expands To 10 Locations

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Cooper Kenworth has recently opened an expanded 31,000 square-foot parts and service operation along U.S. Interstate 40 in Asheville, N.C. The new Cooper Kenworth – Asheville facility joins a Kenworth dealer network of more than 320 locations in the United States and Canada. The parts and service operation is located on nearly […]

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