car hauler
Government, Business, Equipment

FHWA Seeks Comment on Definition of Automobile Transporter

Cassens

The Federal Highway Administration is considering revising its definition of automobile transporters to allow more flexibility in the type of trailers used to haul vehicles.

Daniel P. Bearth | Transport Topics Senior Features Writer
October 12, 2017
Business, Equipment

United Road Services Purchased by Carlyle Group

McCann, Anderson McCann, Anderson

The Carlyle Group has acquired vehicle hauler United Road Services from Charlesbank Capital Partners, the companies announced Sept. 5.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
September 5, 2017
Business

Car Hauler Jack Cooper Enterprises Averts Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Jack Cooper Car Hauler Jack Cooper Holding Corp.

Car hauler Jack Cooper Enterprises Inc. and Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. have averted a Chapter 11 bankruptcy on June 29 after nearly 99% of those holding debt approved a plan to send back notes and receive fractions on the dollar.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
June 30, 2017
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Jack Cooper Plans to Reorganize Debt; Auto Hauler Hopes to Avoid Chapter 11

A Jack Cooper car hauler Jack Cooper Holdings Corp.

Leaders of Jack Cooper Holdings Corp., North America’s largest auto hauler, are approaching completion of intense negotiations to reorganize a major portion of the company’s debt.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
June 26, 2017
Business

Car Hauler Jack Cooper to Lose $70 Million in Revenue as Nissan Terminates Relationship

Jack Cooper Transport

Nissan will terminate its agreement to with carhauler Jack Cooper Holdings Corp. effective in July, according to an April 4 notice.

Transport Topics
April 13, 2017
Business

Car-Haul Contract Talks Still Unresolved, Will Resume Next Week

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The protracted car-haul negotiations continue to drag on, with more talks scheduled next week, after two more days of talks last week failed to produce a tentative agreement.

Transport Topics
April 18, 2016