automotive

Moving Within The Planets: An Explanation Of Planetary Gearsets In Transmissions

When you think of driving a car, you probably give no thought to planets, how planets move, or even how cars move for that matter. You just plug in the key, turn the car on, shift your automatic transmission into gear, and go. Yet, the movement of the planets is closely related to the movement of your car. How? The answer has everything to do with planetary gearshifts in your car's transmission. Read More 

Taking The Next Step In Your Truck Driving Career As An Independent Operator

If you enjoy the independence and flexibility of being a truck driver but looking for ways to have more control over what kind of loads you haul and driving routes, you should consider using your skills to launch a solo enterprise. Since you already have the requisite skills and license to operate semi trucks, the only major hurdle you face to becoming an independent driver is buying or leasing your own vehicle. Read More