Daylight Savings Time Starts Sunday

Sunday, November 5, 2017 is the beginning of Daylight Savings Time.   Make sure that all of your drivers are aware that the change to daylight savings will occur. Caution route drivers especially that the amount of daylight will change according to their stops with the change.  One hour of time difference can present unique […]


RACEto10MPG Featured in TDEC OEP’s Monthly Transportation Newsletter

On Friday, October 27, the TDEC’s (Tennessee Department of Energy and Conservation) Office of Energy Programs put our their monthly newsletter, which featured a section on Heavy-Duty trucks that have achieved 10+ Miles to the Gallon. Cumberland is happy to share that our RACEto10MPG with Sharp Transportation was featured in that newsletter! #RACEto10MPG  


People’s Choice and LT Walkaround WINNER!

  Cumberland is excited to share that Patrick Mendenhall won International’s live LT Walkaround Contest this past weekend at NACV! The LT Walkaround Contest was judged by industry experts and tested product knowledge about International’s LT. Patrick completed against North America’s top sales professionals in different regions of the United States and Canada.   To […]


The Race to 10 Miles Per Gallon

All, as many of you know, over the course of several years, the Cumberland International Fleet team has been striving to produce a truck that gets 10 miles per gallon. That project yielded a truck we call the C10.  The C10 has been on demo runs around the county dozens of times over the past […]


11.2 MPG! —>In case you missed it – RACEto10MPG round up

Here’s a round-up of #RACEto10MPG updates you may have missed – 11.2 MPG! 8th Run Update Cumberland’s C10 Changed the Way I Drive Gooch’s Driving Tips Gooch’s Mid-Trip Review Driver Bio: David Gooch Second Run Launch 9.9 MPG! 7th Run Update James Talks About Lane Assist Thorne’s Mid-Trip Review RACEt010MPG Featured in HDT C10 Covered […]


Cumberland’s C10 Changed the Way I Drive

“I want to thank everybody at Sharp Transport, Cumberland, International. Everyone who gave me the opportunity to do this. I believe driving this truck [Cumberland’s C10], has changed the way I’ll drive the truck I’m in now.” – David Gooch (11.2 Miles Per Gallon, #RACEto10MPG)


8th Run MPG Stats – 11.2 Miles Per Gallon!!! #RACEto10MPG

  Here’s our 8th run update from Jarit Cornelius, VP Maintenance/Compliance at Sharp Transport, who we partnered with on the #RACEto10MPG. We are excited share the results.  We at Sharp Transport, Inc. are proud to announce the RACEto10MPG results! David Gooch ran a combined 5,599 miles crossing through 10 states and was able to sustain a […]


Gooch’s Tips to Get 10 MPG

What are some tips you can provide other companies to achieve 10 MPG? “Trust the cruise control. It does what it needs to do. Set your speed and leave it alone. Don’t override it. Stay off your breaks as much as possible.” – David Gooch (11.2 MPG, #RACEto10MPG)