Beginning on March 18, readers can follow FleetOwner's comprehensive coverage of the 2009 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) at FleetOwner.com's special MATS online section.

Readers can find breaking news, editor blogs, video and photo galleries from the floor and more throughout the week's event, which is scheduled for March 19 to 21 at Louisville's Kentucky Expo Center.

Until the show begins, you can check out Fleet Owner's coverage of last year's event. We also encourage readers to check out our MATS Online Survey to share your favorite memories or other thoughts about the biggest trucking event of the year.