Drivewyze (drivewise, took me a minute) is an app designed for truck drivers that allow some detours when drivers approach weighing stations, so you can bypass them.
DriverApp (available only for Android) is a platform that offers drivers a shortcut access to their time management and driving analysis data.
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The summer heat can be very tough in a trucker during the daytime. An air conditioning system alone does not solve the problem. After all, the drivers are often away from home for weeks. The long working hours and the loneliness make the job difficult for them. Then there is also the heat. It is […]
It isn’t a trend to be efficient as you can be with your fuel nowadays. It’s a change in lifestyle if you’re a truck driver that’s focused on doing their job. The industry of trucking in the United States makes up almost forty billion gallons of fuel used each year. Multiple work-in-progress initiatives are meant […]
When people drive on the highways, they will usually keep driving the way they’ve always been. They stick to how they operate on regular roads, even when weather conditions aren’t safe, such as ice-covered or snowy roads. Excellent skid control and manoeuvring skills are vital when driving in unsafe weather conditions. Knowing how to implement […]
You may have heard from many people that being out on the road is an excellent choice for a career if you want a fulfilling one. Understandably, working with paper isn’t as fun and as exciting as working with the steering wheel of your top-quality truck. It comes as no surprise, but you should know […]
When considering career choices, you might start by essentially asking yourself, if truck driving for a career is an investment worth making — a straightforward question but one that dictates a series of events that inevitably follows.
Driving down the open highway on your way to another town or city, you would never fail to miss passing by huge trucks. Sometimes these mammoth-sized vehicles would carry products and packages in their cargo boxes, while at times you will see 18-wheelers carrying several brand-new sedans. It will be interesting to imagine how life […]
Truckers are a league of their own when it comes to traveling around the world. The types of trucks that are available in the market today is astounding too. This is mainly due to the pricing and the designs that currently define it. Trucks, especially monster trucks are considered to be one of the most […]
Not so long ago, the media was echoing the news of the very first autonomous, self-driven truck. It was a beer truck with no driver on the wheel. What was really shocking of this news was the feared acceleration of the obsolescence of a driver, bound to disappear. A few months ago we knew that […]
For those true believers, a cursed road is a road that has been marked by some obscure forces of evil that may eventually manifest themselves to those who travel among them. But skeptics say it’s only self-fulfilled prophecies and cursed roads are nothing more than popular folklore. In any case, the reality is that there […]
Modern trucks have incorporated a series of technological advances in order to reduce accident rates, and, incidentally, increase operational performance. Aspects such as geographical and climatic conditions, together with the state of the road infrastructure, are some of the factors that affect the conditions of operation of the trucks on a daily basis. Some of […]
German driver Jochen Hahn rose to victory again on the last FIA European Truck Racing Championship 2018 race of the season in Jarama, Spain. The newly crowned champion had the control over the twelve laps race while driving his Hahn Racing IVECO, achieving his twelfth victory of the season. The German pilot was able to […]
Competition is hard when it comes to the heavy-duty trucking industry and getting good, qualified drivers is even harder. In fact, it’s one of the hardest things to do on the business. That’s why, if your company is looking for good, adequate drivers, you need to have time and patience, get some people in your […]
The truck world is practically foreign to people who are entirely dedicated to cars, and it makes sense since there are more than differences than just sizes and function. On category in which they greatly differ is when it comes to tires. Truck tires carry more weight than just the one of the load, a […]
We all love driving on exotic locations, unless you’ve got a heavy load and don’t know the road expertly. In this post we are going to cover the most dangerous roads in Europe, from Alpine ports to the coldest Scandinavian roads, so you know what to expect when traveling these parts and don’t get caught […]
On April, the internet broke when Toyota’s plans on their next offensive on the revolution of road transport war were made public. Though Toyota is not the only company tackling this challenge, Elon Musk’s Tesla is revealing their “Semi” (an electrical truck). Japanese developer Toyota on the other hand, is placing the bets on the […]
Whether you’re just starting out in your trucking career or you’re an old hand by now, you’ll know that it can get lonely sometimes out on the open road. There’s always the radio to listen to and the promise of friendly faces at the next truck stop, but how do you fill your downtime? There […]
Unimog Off-Road, Mercedes Benz bet on a truck that can beat almost any terrain, getting to places no other 4×4 off-road truck could before, has finally paid off. A very famous trucks magazine, has given Unimog an award as the best Off-Road Vehicle of the year, on the “Special Vehicles” category. We are loving this […]
Technology has grown making gigantic steps. In fact, it seems that every year it’s taking even bigger steps. Mobile Applications (Apps) are indispensable in our daily activities, taking an Uber, renting a place for the night with Airbnb or any app to order all kinds of delivery food. Even truck drivers have some apps we’re […]
Choosing the right mechanical workshop, in many cases, becomes a real headache. Some people just trust their own talents and decide to take the matters into their own hands, but if you’re of those who prefer to take their wheels to a professional, rather try to fix the damage yourself, you’ve come to the right […]
Renault Trucks has had quite the show lately. These last years have been amazingly impressive for their research team. It all began with their Urban Lab 1 and has evolved to urban lab 2 and the reduction of nearly 13% the usage of fuel. The Origin of This Revolution Renault Trucks had been doing several […]
Going out into the wild road requires certain levels of attention o details, sharp senses and a keen eye for unexpected things that may (and will) happen, so we’ll cover the basic tips now that you have made the decision of becoming a full-time trucker. Bear in mind that these tips are useful for both […]