Truck News


  • News Equipment

    Mack calendar competition now open

    April 9, 2019 7:48AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack truck owners are invited to compete for a spot in the 2020 Mack calendar. For the fourth straight year, six spots in the calendar will be chosen by Mack Trucks’ social media followers. The competition runs

  • Michelin celebrates spirit of travel with painted rock contest

    September 25, 2018 1:52PM by Truck West

    GREENVILLE, S.C. – Michelin North America has launched a nationwide painted rock contest to celebrate the spirit of exploration and mobility. Starting yesterday, Michelin distributed 100 yellow painted rocks in California, Florida, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee,

  • Team Manitoba named during MTA banquet

    June 20, 2016 3:45PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Five drivers finished first in their respective divisions at the Manitoba Trucking Association’s (MTA) 2016 Manitoba Professional Truck Driving Championships June 18 at Peterbilt Manitoba. Each of the drivers and their companies will represent the province at

  • Bison campaign aims to get drivers on two wheels

    May 11, 2016 4:54PM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Want to win a Dahon folding bicycle? Bison Transport is giving you the chance through its social media contest, which aims to promote biking while on the road and help drivers stay active. “Professional truck drivers, as

  • News Equipment

    Is your Mack calendar-worthy?

    March 10, 2015 6:18AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mack Trucks is allowing customers to nominate, and select, six trucks to appear in its 2016 calendar. Customers can nominate their rig on Mack’s Facebook page. The company’s 100,000-plus fans will then vote on the trucks that

  • Feature Health & Safety


    December 8, 2014 12:03PM by James Menzies

    Last time out in Hooked Up, on the heels of the massive Buffalo “snow-pocalypse” that left some Canadian drivers stuck for days in their trucks, I asked readers to send me a list of what can be found in their

  • Feature Health & Safety


    November 24, 2014 8:49PM by James Menzies

    From assistant editor Sonia Straface comes this interesting first-hand account of a J.G. Drapeau Transport driver who found himself stranded in upstate New York this week after a record snowfall hit the region. Sonia tells the story of Brian Foster,