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Watch dump truck with raised trailer smack bridge at highway speed

The thing's really hauling, too

What happens when a raised dump trailer full of canola seed collides with a bridge in the rain at highway speeds? Watch to find out.

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Dump trucks filled with sand will guard New Year's Eve revelers in NYC

65 trucks, each weighing 32 tons, should give wannabe terrorists pause.

The heavy objects are meant to act as a deterrent to anyone planning an attack like the one in Berlin.

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This is how you change a tire on an off-road dump truck

The heavy tire needs a strong hydraulic arm to lift it off the rim.

Ten minutes of precision work. The heavy tire needs a strong hydraulic arm to lift it off the rim.

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Dump truck trashes car after running red light

A dump truck ran a red light and slammed into a small car, pushing it into traffic before diving off a Texas freeway overpass last weekend.

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Runaway dump truck demolishes house

In early February, an unlicensed North Carolina driver caused an accident that sent a dump truck careening into an empty house.

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Don't drive your truck like this guy

A dump truck driver in Saudi Arabia with his empty bed sticking in the air learns a hard lesson about overhead signage clearance on overpasses.

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Mike Ryan drifts a 200,000-pound dump truck

Some vehicles are better suited for drifting than others. Light weight, rear-wheel drive and a manual transmission make for a good hoonage platform, but that doesn't mean you couldn't get an all-wheel drive, automatic family sedan like, say, my mom's Passat into a four-wheel drift (which this writer definitely did not attempt back in college). But what about a 200,000-pound dump truck built for mining? That's what one tech company set out

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Dump truck is rescued by front-end loader... badly

There are all sorts of cliches for a situation like this. Phrases like "out of the frying pan and into the fire," or "the road to hell is paved with good intentions" all seem apt. We aren't exactly sure where the video below comes from, but in it, a bulldozer front-end loader successfully rights a tipped-over dump truck. It's what happens after the fallen hauler puts its wheels to the pavement that things get messy once agai

Medium-duty truck fuel regulations under legal fire

A legal firm representing a small group of construction companies, dump truck operators, and contractors has filed suit to block new fuel economy standards for medium-duty trucks.

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Why yes, a garbage truck can drive on two wheels

Here in the U.S., garbage trucks are mainly for picking up, crushing and dumping trash. The same garbage trucks roles no doubt apply in Saudi Arabia, except when the trash hauler doubles as a crowd-pleasing stunt car.

Dump truck owners suing CARB over diesel emissions regulations

On February 11th, the California Dump Truck Owners Association (CDTOA) filed a lawsuit against the California Air Resources Board (CARB), challenging the legality of a statewide rule that requires truck and bus owners equip their rigs with diesel exhaust filters and, eventually, to replace pre-2010 engines with emissions-compliant mills.

VIDEO: Fun, frolic and destruction with a dump truck at Detroit's Packard plant

This dump truck is going to take a dive - Click above to watch the video