Under Pressure: The Benefits of TPMS

Landstar Truck

Tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) are not a new trucking technology, however, recent advancements to existing TPMS technologies are making it easier for owner-operators to track tire pressures.

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5 Ways to Reduce Fuel Consumption

Landstar Truck

While the price of fuel may be out of your control, there are ways owner-operators can easily reduce fuel consumption. 

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Is a New Truck Worth the Investment?

Is a new truck worth the investment

“Instead of spending more money to repair or modify my old truck, I realized if I bought a brand-new truck with better fuel economy, I would actually save money,” says Van Dyke.

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Kevin Rutherford’s Business Advice for Owner-Operators

Kevin Rutherford

Kevin Rutherford, radio host of Trucking Business & Beyond on SiriusXM / Road Dog Trucking, explains to independent owner-operators the importance of investing in new equipment.

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The New Face of Trucking

Landstar owner-operator

Just 6 percent of drivers in the trucking industry are women and the industry goal is to double that percentage, according to the Women in Trucking (WIT) Association.

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