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Exterior Views of New Cascadia

A quick walkaround captures the look of the front end of the new Cascadia unveiled by Freightliner on Sept. 1. (Video by Neil Abt/Transport Topics)

September 13, 2016

Cascadia's e-Coast Feature

During the unveiling of the new Cascadia, Freightliner's e-Coast feature was demonstrated, in which the transmission goes to neutral and RPMs fall to idle to retain road speed. (Video by Neil Abt/Transport Topics)

September 13, 2016

DTNA Unveils New Freightliner Cascadia

The glitzy grand entrance of Daimler Trucks North American President Martin Daum as Freightliner unveiled its new Cascadia Sept. 1, 2016. (Video by Neil Abt/Transport Topics)

September 13, 2016

CDL or Bust: Shawn Dillon Has Done a Lot at Age 28

Shawn Dillon talks about how he quickly rose from the military to truck driving to becoming an instructor at Truck America Training at the tender age of 28. Interview with David Elfin; more at CDLorBust.com.

September 12, 2016

CDL or Bust: Joey Wilson Jr. Aces the Trivia Test

If his performance on the CDL or Bust Trivia Test is any indication, Joey Wilson Jr. should have little trouble with the Sept. 15 CDL exam. He talks with TT's Gary Kicinski on Day 15; more at CDLorBust.com.

September 12, 2016

CDL or Bust: Wayne Meenach Knows What's Important

He may not be so good at remembering names, as he shows in answering CDL or Bust Trivia questions in this interview, but Wayne Meenach says being detail-oriented will help him pass the CDL exam on the first try. Interview with TT's Gary Kicinski; more at cdlorbust.com.

September 12, 2016

CDL or Bust: Teddy Flener Jr. Gets Game Face On

Teddy Flener Jr. talks about fighting through illness to complete the CDL or Bust course in this interview with Transport Topics' David Elfin. More at CDLorBust.com.

September 9, 2016

CDL or Bust: Inside-The-Cab Views

Inside-the-cab views of #CDLorBust students Jason Horton, Russell Durgasingh and Anna Basham as they try out the same course they will be tested on for their CDL next week. Video by John Sommers II for Transport Topics.

September 8, 2016

CDL or Bust: Log Books, Inspections and More

A video glimpse at Day 12 of our 16-day CDL or Bust series, capturing a recruiting visit, log book, inspection work and more by three of our seven students training for a commercial driver license at Truck America Training. Video by John Sommers II for Transport Topics. More at CDLorBust.com.

September 8, 2016

CDL or Bust: Jason Horton Describes CDL Testing Course

Jason Horton describes his experience driving the course for the first time that he will be tested on for his CDL next week. Interview with TT's David Elfin; more at CDLorBust.com.

September 8, 2016

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