Our Content:


CLICK ON EACH SEGMENT
TO READ MORE ARTICLES



Models Gallery


Truck Shows


Truck Gallery



El Trailero News


El Trailero News
California has the most expensive and fluctuating diesel according to the city

During the last month, the transportation industry has been witness to the unsteady fluctuation related to diesel rates, especially in California. But why is this region the most affected? Diesel prices vary by region or state and local taxes. Diesel prices for retailers tend to be higher the farther the source of supply and sale of diesel is. Because transportation costs increase as the distance of the diesel supply source increases, such as refineries, ports, pipelines and blending terminals. Retail competition and operating costs play a role in diesel pump prices. The fuel pump prices of diesel stations are usually higher in places with fewer diesel stations. Even stations located together can have different prices. Let`s see the factors: - Taxes and Price Variances in Regional Markets Every state has variations on their price which is partly caused by the different taxes on gas for each state and retailer. - Sale costs The costs for retailers can fluctuate from 10 to 20 cents per gallon, especially in certain locations, because wholesale corporations have Truck Stops throughout the US....

read more...


El Trailero News
The use of ELD does not prevent drivers from a crash

This is one of the findings delivered by a study regarding t...

read more...


El Trailero News
Trucking industry keeps U.S economy moving

If the United States did not have any truckers, the country ...

read more...


Mechanical Tips

Mechanical Tips • 02/01/2019

Do you know how to detect problems in your truck's injectors?

The injectors are important and key for the proper operation of the fuel injection system in heavy vehicles, such as trucks. Its functionality is to provide a specific amount of pulverized fuel inside the combustion chamber which will then be distributed evenly. Preventing problems in the injectors...

read more...

Advertising
Mechanical Tips
How to Find the Best Repair Shop for Your Truck

Your truck needs to always be in perfect condition but in addition to your maintenance of the vehicle, it’s also i...

read more...

Mechanical Tips
Extend the life of your truck this summer

A truck in good condition is essential for any owner-operator for it will last longer and avoid troublesome mechanic pay...

read more...

Mechanical Tips
Tips to properly slide the fifth wheel

This procedure can be very simple and every trucker must be familiar with it, because if they don´t know how to mo...

read more...

Mechanical Tips
DO YOU KNOW THE BLUEDEF PRODUCT?

Many of you have seen this product at the truck stop for sale and also have seen other drivers buying it and placing it ...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Safety at the Wheel

Safety at the Wheel • 04/01/2019

Tire Safety – Everything Rides On It!

Poor tires are a frequent contributor to truck accidents. Truck tire blowouts often result in loss of control accidents or rollovers. Inadequate tread decreases the ability to stop, which contributes to many accidents during inclement weather and increases the likelihood of rear ending another vehic...

read more...

Advertising
Safety at the Wheel
Are you on the road with the correct insurance?

Having the privilege of talking daily with many truckers, we discovered that many aren’t well informed about the i...

read more...

Safety at the Wheel
Calling and Texting: Serious Driving Offense

The FMCSA rule restricts the use of all hand-held mobile devices by drivers of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) as it&rs...

read more...

Safety at the Wheel
Truckers are vital to society!

Nowadays, the work of truck drivers is so important. They contribute to the welfare of a society, which often becomes ve...

read more...

Safety at the Wheel
Careful with the snow!

Driving in bad weather, especially on snow or ice, is very risky due to many factors. It requires more time and space to...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Sex at the Wheels

Sex at the Wheels • 04/01/2019

Truckers who sleep well, have better sex

Have good sleep habits and sleeping well is key to having better sex. The truckers with problems in their sexual relations should think about their routines around bedtime. Life on the road can affect a trucker’s sleeping pattern but trying to improve that crucial moment of the day can make al...

read more...

Advertising
Sex at the Wheels
The constant challenges of intimate hygiene for truckers

It is very important that truck drivers have good hygiene not only in their private parts, but throughout their body. It...

read more...

Sex at the Wheels
8 reasons to make love frequently

When the trucker stops having sex regularly his whole body notices it. The health benefits obtained from this act of int...

read more...

Sex at the Wheels
Do vegetarian truckers have a better sex life?

It is very likely that they do, not for the fact that this minority of truck drivers do not eat meat or derivatives of i...

read more...

Sex at the Wheels
Stressed Trucker can lose Sexual Desire

The more stressed the truck driver is, less sexual appetite they will have. A high level of stress can be the cause by a...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Taxes at the Wheel

Taxes at the Wheel • 04/01/2019

When are the 2019 taxes due?

The 2019 tax season will be interesting since there are a significant amount of changes in the law imposed from 2018. The sooner you mark the date on your calendar to file your tax return, the faster you will feel motivated to have everything in order and start working on that tax report. Without f...

read more...

Advertising
Taxes at the Wheel
TRUCKERS, HAVE YOU ALREADY CHOSEN YOUR TAX PREPARER?

It is time to prepare your tax report and, therefore, a visit to our accountant to ask for suggestions on how to run our...

read more...

Taxes at the Wheel
Ten tips from the IRS on choosing a tax preparer

Many people hire a professional when it`s time to file their tax return. If you pay someone to prepare your federal inco...

read more...

Taxes at the Wheel
Everything you need to know about Form 1099-Misc penalties

It is the beginning of a new year and Jagg Tax Solution, Inc. and Gustavo Nunez – EA wishes all the truck drivers ...

read more...

Taxes at the Wheel
New Effective Tax Law for the 2018 Year

On December 22, 2017, the federal tax reform bill became law. While some of the provisions entered into force for the 20...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

The Nosey Trucker

The Nosey Trucker • 12/28/2018

Beach day for Jasmine Sander

Terrence J`s girlfriend, who will join Swimsuit 2019 rookie class of Sport Illustrated, chose a red and very tiny swimsuit to enjoy a sunny beach day in Miami and show off her spectacular and sculptural body. The supermodel`s look was enhanced by sunglasses with the format of cat eyes. Apparently...

read more...

Advertising
The Nosey Trucker
The sexy Kourtney Kardashian in the cover of GQ Mexico

The mom of three looks hotter than ever. The proof of that are her photos in the Mexican edition of the magazine GQ and ...

read more...

The Nosey Trucker
Prison time for leaking Jennifer Lawrence naked photos

The man who, in 2014, made public photos of the actress without clothes, George Garofano, was found guilty about his hac...

read more...

The Nosey Trucker
The Dirty Fantasy of Kanye West

The rapper made public a new track named “XTCY” where he revealed trough some verses a confession, his sick ...

read more...

The Nosey Trucker
Kendall Jenner and her super hot selfie

Once again the model seduced her followers in her social networks; this time she posted a photo of her in a very sexy po...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Transport & Technology

Transport & Technology • 03/20/2019

Monitoring tire pressure and ELD straight

The company Blue Ink Technology enhanced their BIT ELD system by adding a feature to monitor and report the inflation status of trucks’ tires directly on the company’s ELD app. BIT ELD system was already a great device for truck drivers because of the following functionalities: - It kee...

read more...

Advertising
Transport & Technology
All-Electric Volvo truck will be ready for the market in 2020

The company plans to begin the demonstrations of the vehicle in California during 2019. Then, in 2020 they will start wi...

read more...

Transport & Technology
New Intelligent System to Monitor Trailers

Peterson presented a new and revolutionary monitoring system for trucks and trailers at the Technology and Maintenance C...

read more...


Transport & Technology
Tesla Presents its New Electric Truck

The presentation took place at an event in California, where the CEO of Tesla, Elon Musk, made a great appearance in a s...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Transportation Today

Transportation Today • 04/01/2019

Does holding a shipment have consequences for the carrier?

Most of the time, carriers don’t know what rights they have or what legal measures they could take. What are the rights of independent carriers in the cases related to not receiving the payment for having transported a load or carrying a load for several days without being informed about the d...

read more...

Advertising
Transportation Today
Good news for diabetic truck drivers

Thanks to a new FMCSA rule, which came into effect last November, diabetic drivers can reduce the waiting times regardin...

read more...

Transportation Today
Watch out! Don’t lend your DOT permits

Many truckers who worked using permits from a company they were leasing from, followed my advice, bought a 53′ tra...

read more...

Transportation Today
INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR vs. EMPLOYEE WHAT ARE YOU?

In all my years in the transportation industry, I see that the majority of the drivers are considered Independent Contra...

read more...

Transportation Today
Advice on ELD Roadside Inspection

Drivers can have easier and smooth roadside inspection of Electronic Logs (ELD) by ensuring that they understand the dev...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Truckers Health

Truckers Health • 04/01/2019

Trucker: Do you know the signs of a heart attack?

Your body is able to give you different warnings that you might suffer a heart attack and it is advisable to know how to identify those signs to seek the necessary medical help to prevent that from happening when you are on the road. Pay attention to these 8 warnings: 1- Fatigue Truck drivers may ...

read more...

Advertising
Truckers Health
Does your anxiety have no control over food ?

Truckers probably don’t know the impulses that lead them to eat with exaggeration. Demanding schedules, road stres...

read more...

Truckers Health
Trucker habits that make them fat

There are many truck drivers who unconsciously have bad habits, mainly before going to sleep, which not only affects the...

read more...

Truckers Health
Truck drivers: Do not abuse antibiotics

With the arrival of the cold in winter, it is very common for many truckers to begin to feel the symptoms of the cold an...

read more...

Truckers Health
Where are there more bacteria: Public restrooms or Cell phones?

Truck drivers are very used to having to use restrooms in public places, such as truck stops. Sometimes they find clean ...

read more...

Advertising

Advertising

Legal Topics

Legal Topics • 12/01/2017

New Regulations Threatens Owner-Operators

Through the FMCSA, the federal government proposes to implement new regulations in the United States cargo transportation industry. The main purpose of these regulations is safety on streets and highways, but also adversely affects the ability of the industry, especially the owner-operators and smal...

read more...

Advertising
Legal Topics
Electronic Books and Inspections: Changes in the Procedure

Dear trucker friends, I am informing you about the changes that will be happening during the DOT inspections with the i...

read more...

Legal Topics
What You Should Know about the Electronic Logbooks Mandate

Dear trucker friends, as mentioned in the previous article, there will only be a few months left before the law that ma...

read more...

Legal Topics
The Supreme Court will decide if the Electronic Log Books violate trucker`s privacy

Time is running out for the FMCSA mandate that will require the use of electronic log books for all trucks of the model ...

read more...


Advertising

Advertising
Social Networks



Owner Operators


El Trailero Mobil Show


Truck Stops



Our Segments


Miscellaneous