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June Tonnage Gains 2.3% 
Truck tonnage rose 2.3% in June from last year, continuing a positive direction for freight that helped the year’s second quarter rise at a faster pace than the first quarter, American Trucking Associations said last week.

FedEx Freight Seeks Approval to Run Twin 33-Foot Trailers 
FedEx Freight wants to incorporate more widespread use of twin 33-foot trailers into its fleet as soon as next year to boost shipping efficiency and hopes to win congressional approval of those configurations in the next federal highway bill.

Coolants Require Check-Ups to Maximize Engine Life 
Although some fleets and truck makers are turning to extended-life coolants because they are said to lower engine heat and maintenance costs, they still require regular checkups just as conventional coolants do, suppliers said.





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Diesel Dips 1.1¢ to $3.858
Diesel dipped 1.1 cents to $3.858 a gallon, its fourth consecutive decline and lowest price in eight months, the Department of Energy reported July 28.

Navistar Starts ‘Diamond Renewed’ for Used Trucks
LISLE, Illinois – Navistar Inc. said it has launched a new program to enhance the value of its later-model used trucks.

FMCSA's Anne Ferro Stepping Down in August
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration chief Anne Ferro will step down from her post next month, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced July 25.


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