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From Sewing Machines to Big Rigs – White Motor Company

History of White Trucks White Trucks, also known as White Motor Company, was founded in 1900 by Thomas H. White. Thomas was also the founder of the White Sewing Machine company. Two years prior to that White had bought a Locomobile steam car and his son, Rollin, worked to improve its design and makeup. Rollin [...]

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Volvo – Innovation in Trucks from 1920′s to Today

Volvo – the History Volvo Trucks has its headquarters in Sweden and is considered to be the second biggest brand of heavy truck manufacturer. It is owned by Volvo Group-AB Volvo. As of 2011, Volvo was making their trucks in 15 different countries and has been selling more than 100,000 trucks a year all over [...]

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Isuzu Heavy Duty Trucks- The Story of Isuzu Trucks

History of Isuzu Heavy Duty Vehicles Isuzu Motors Limited is a well-known Japanese company that has made both cars and trucks in several sizes, and their heavy duty commercial truck series are very popular and widely used. They have become a very well respected and innovative company. Start of Isuzu Motors Limited Brand Though it [...]

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Sterling Trucks – The Complete Sterling Truck Story

History of Sterling Trucks William Sternberg began the original Sterling Trucks Company in the beginning of the 1900s under his own name. The Sterling name came in 1916 due to the fact that Sternberg was German, and during this timeframe many people didn’t like the Germans due to World War I, so he didn’t want [...]

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Trucker News Central Video

  This week’s CDL Life video  talks about the upcoming Mid America Trucking Show, a big contest for drivers to lose weight on the road, the growing budget for the EPA and what it means for you drivers, Natural Gas options, a New Transportation Bill and more. For more info on the weight loss contest [...]

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Trucking News Central – Best GPS and Mother Truckers

Trucking News Central Video –  this week covers the best GPS for truckers, Trucking gear to save you fuel, the mothers of trucking, stopping human trafficking at truck stops, the cross border program is failing, and a beautiful Peterbilt golf cart.     Hammer Truck Sales’ commercial truck sales division regularly carries Peterbilt Trucks, Kenworths, [...]

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Trucking News Central – Toll Roads & Women Truckers

  This week on Trucking News Central they discuss the battle against toll roads, how nukes are transported, women truckers, Highway Heroes, Class sevens that get 12mpg, and custom sleepers like no others and Shirley changed her hair.     In addition to International Trucks for sale, our commercial truck sales division regularly carries Peterbilts, [...]

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Help For Truck Drivers Filing Form 2290

Etax2290.com Assists Heavy Vehicle Owners and Operators to E-File Form 2290 HVUT with the IRS and Get Stamped Schedule-1 in Minutes (PRWEB) February 23, 2012 E-File and Pay 2011-2012 Truck Tax 2290 and Schedule-1: IRS e-file for 2290 is now available for the tax period beginning July 1, 2011. Etax2290 helps to file and get the schedule-1 [...]

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Kenworth – Innovation on a Big Scale

Kenworth – a Humble Beginning Kenworth originally started when a man named Edgar Worthington who was merely the manager of a building that his mother owned, took an interest in one of the struggling tenants. Making the Transition from Tenant to Owner That tenant was the Gerlinger Motor Car Company, and the company wasn’t doing [...]

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Trucker News Central – ATA Lawsuit

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ltl7AysaCtk   This week on Trucking News Central they discuss the ATA lawsuit against the FMCSA, Shipping Rates Rise 6% in 2012, Hybrid Trucking, the Kenworth T660, the Perfect Trucker Funeral and their weekly Giveaway Friday!   Hammer Truck Sales carries a variety of used semi-trucks and service trucks for sale. Our commercial truck sales [...]

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