Monthly Archives: November 2009

Were the new police cars being delivered too fast?

Off of abc6.com: According to the report the carrier had violated a weight restriction on a bridge but the reporter is evidently guessing because they also reported that the state police and the trucking company both had “no comment”

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8 vans on a straight truck?

Car hauling isn’t done on the same type of auto transporters everywhere! Check  out the height and width of this transporter!

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3/4-car wedge rolls over with Audi

This happened in East Hazel Crest Ill.

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Salesmen have a tough job

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Manheim UPS Alliance

UPS’s Automotive Industry Solutions Group will work on behalf of Manheim’s customers – including dealerships, auto manufacturers, car rental companies and financial institutions – to arrange pick-up and drop-off of vehicles bound for Manheim’s 77 operating locations in the United … Continue reading

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Driver injured in car carrier wreck.

This is off of newswatch: The driver of the articulated truck – which had been carrying SUV’s – apparently lost control of the vehicle at around 6am. He’s been seriously injured.

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Car carrier wreck in Virginia

This is off of WAVY-TV: YORK COUNTY, Va. – Virginia State Police were on the scene of a multi-vehicle accident involving a car carrier and another vehicle in York County at Camp Perry Thursday afternoon just before rush hour, causing … Continue reading

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Teamsters take on Fiat/Chrysler

This is off of PR Newswire: “Fiat management is seeking to transform the auto transport industry from one that provides stable jobs that support drivers and their families into a cut-throat, low-cost, low-quality segment of its supply chain,” Hoffa wrote. … Continue reading

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Car carrier thief causes havoc on Australian toll road.

This is off of Couriermail.com.au: A THIEF driving a stolen car carrier left a trail of destruction as he sped through Brisbane’s northern suburbs – with one car ending up on its roof. The heavily-laden car carrier side-swiped at least … Continue reading

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Remember the AMC Pacer?

This car hauler was for sale in Oklahoma and asking price was $45,000. I understand it was on a Peterbilt platform, and you enter thru the rear hatch. I’m sure it could haul all the wrecked cars that had accidents … Continue reading

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