World of Concrete is held annually at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and it’s the year's first trade show where truck builders announce new or improved vocational models. HDT's Tom Berg was there.
Tags: Work Trucks, Mixer, World of Concrete, Vocational Trucks, Dump Trucks, Industry Events
Siemens has begun testing a zero-emissions highway concept in California that allows trucks to use diesel engines part of the time and run on electric power supplied by overhead power lines to save fuel and reduce emissions.
Tags: Infrastructure, Electric Vehicles, Future Trucks, Zero-Emission Vehicles, California
Peterbilt's new Model 579 UltraLoft is an integrated high-loft sleeper truck designed to give driver teams and solo truck drivers extra space and amenities, with a fuel efficiency boost as well.
Tags: Peterbilt, Class 8, Model 579, Sleepers, New Vehicles