HDT Magazine - July 2014

COVER STORY: Smart Strategies for Buying Parts


COVER STORY: 5 Keys to Best Parts-Buying practices

Price is just one factor in the purchaisng equation.

The Story Behind Peterbilt's Anniversary Truck

The 1939 Model 260 tractor took far longer to rstore than to build.

Brake Trends

90% of heavy trucks will get drums, but discs are gaining in popularity.

How Low Can You Go?

The lowdown on the new low-viscosity oils.

Trailer Update

Our annual roundup of the latest from trailer and reefer makers.

Retreat Your Way To Prosperity

Retreading may not guarantee financial success, but it will lower your costs and improve your bottom line.


Masthead                                          Once Around the Yard

Deborah Lockridge                             Test Drive

Washington Report                            Tech Bytes

Hotline                                             Equipment Report

Safety & Compliance                          Locking It In

Fuel Smarts

HDT Magazine - June 2014