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So U.S. Xpress has worked to make long-haul trucking more pleasant. Most of the company’s trucks these days have automatic transmissions, instead of the “10 forward gears” that used to be the norm (and was celebrated in the country music classic “Six Days on the Road.”)
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Low wage and poorly trained drivers, lack of English speaking drivers, is what makes Swift so bad and dangerous. Being in Phoenix will be an eye-opener. Many Swift Mexican nationals have their entire family in the truck with them while driving. And fully half of the fleet is Mexican, hired in Mexico.
Magazine as one of the 500 fastest growing private companies in the nation, growing by over 1,000 percent from 1985-89; U.S. Xpress begins a series of acquisitions of truckload carriers, highlighted by the addition of Southwest Motor Freight, Hall Systems, Lima Transport, CSI/Reeves.
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