April 20, 2016
These days most of the innovations we see have to do with saving a buck, and we don’t often see one aimed at making drivers more comfortable. How about a custom-fitted truck seat that can be adjusted remotely by a medical professional?
February 9, 2016
Commercial Vehicle Group has launched the Corsair by National Seating, a truck seat with several optional configurations to suit different customer requirements.
August 28, 2015
Bostrom Seating brand is introducing the Wide Ride Core seat, a premium all-makes option for Class 7 and 8 commercial trucks.
July 23, 2015
Whatever the reason for their discontent, the driver turnover rate for 2014 wound up at over 95%. Perhaps a newer, better mattress would help them sleep better at night or an on-board satellite TV system or a more comfortable seat?
July 9, 2015
A weekend at an antique and classic truck show opens up the floodgates and the memories of 20 years on the road come flooding back. Equipment Editor Jim Park makes a few seat-of-the-pants comparisons of the truck he used to drive to the trucks we're driving today.
July 8, 2015
While some veteran drivers might jump at the chance, you'd likely have a hard time getting one of today's 20-something drivers into an '80s-vintage or earlier truck. Check out these photos highlighting some of the cab interiors that preceded the luxury yachts we call over the road trucks today.
July 1, 2015
The VentAIRator Vented Visor+ is a cabin exhaust system that removes stale air, smoke and odors while keeping a cab secure and dry.
June 2, 2015
Mack Trucks introduced the Mack LR low-entry cabover refuse model designed for enhanced maneuverability, increased driver comfort and better visibility.
April 9, 2015
Freightliner has added driver-friendly options to its Cascadia and Cascadia Evolution models to add to comfort, safety, health and productivity.
March 13, 2015
Dartco has begun installing Bose Ride seats in its trucks for its drivers to improve comfort on long drives, the company announced. The seats will also be available as bonuses or performance incentives.
March 18, 2013
Volvo Trucks announced that the Bose Ride seat suspension system is now available for order as a factory-installed option on its VNM and VNL highway tractors.
March 1, 2008
Kenworth's Clean Power System is designed to provide managed comfort when the driver needs it.
March 1, 2007
A brand new custom seat can go a long way toward comfort in the cab. But showing drivers how to adjust their existing seat can really help.
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