May 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Tom Berg
It's still an oddball spec in road tractors, but some believe the 6x2 — a single drive axle with two powered wheels among six total wheel positions — will someday become more common as truck operators look for ways to save fuel and cut tare weight.
Tags: 6x2, Meritor, SmarTandem, Dana Spicer, EconoTrek, Bendix eTrac, Meritor Wabco
March 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives
By Jim Park
The 6x2 concept isn't new, but it's not popular on our side of the Atlantic Ocean. Meritor aims to change that with its new SmarTandem single-drive-axle tandem configuration. Equipment Editor Jim Park reports on his driving impressions.
Tags: Meritor, 6x2, SmarTandem, Test Drive, WInter
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