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Amazon Moves to Launch Its Own Delivery Fleet
Amazon Moves to Launch Its Own Delivery Fleet

February 12, 2018
Recent moves suggest Amazon, the online retail giant, is taking steps to establish its own air and land parcel delivery service.

Remembering the Red Ball Express
Remembering the Red Ball Express

February 9, 2018
African-American soldiers risked their lives to keep the U.S. Army supplied during World War II and became legends in the process.

Detroit's New DD8 Diesel Engine Completes Medium-Duty Power Offerings
Detroit's New DD8 Diesel Engine Completes Medium-Duty Power Offerings

February 6, 2018
The newest Detroit diesel engine from Daimler Trucks North America gives medium-duty fleets a higher-horsepower option for tough vocational applications.

Details Emerge on Tesla's Planned Electric Truck Charging Network
Details Emerge on Tesla's Planned Electric Truck Charging Network

February 2, 2018
A report by Reuters indicates Tesla is working with Anheuser-Busch, PepsiCo and UPS to put an electric truck charging network in place ahead of the truck's...

Autonomous Vehicle Sales Could Reach 188,000 Units in 5 Years
Autonomous Vehicle Sales Could Reach 188,000 Units in 5 Years

January 29, 2018
A global market research firm says worldwide revenue from autonomous truck and bus technology hit $84 million, and will likely reach $35 billion by 2023.

Let the Robot Drive?
Let the Robot Drive?

January 25, 2018
Another Tesla Autopilot crash this week is a reminder that autonomous vehicle technology still has a ways to go before it's ready for widespread use on...

The Quest for Lighter Trailers
The Quest for Lighter Trailers

January 19, 2018
Semi truck trailers need to be as light, strong, cheap and durable as possible, creating a never-ending race for an always-lighter design.

Panic or Profit? Truck Fleets Need to be Ready for Technology Changes
Panic or Profit? Truck Fleets Need to be Ready for Technology Changes

January 19, 2018
How fast are autonomous and electric trucks coming? That may be up for debate. But Jack Roberts says in his Truck Tech blog, it's the fleets that are...

How Fleets Can Get the Most From a National Tire Account
How Fleets Can Get the Most From a National Tire Account

January 18, 2018
New options and greatly expanded services mean more choices for trucking fleets. Here’s how to fine-tune your fleet's tire management services.

How 3 SmartWay Excellence Honorees Cut Their Carbon Footprint
How 3 SmartWay Excellence Honorees Cut Their Carbon Footprint

January 18, 2018
Three recipients of SmartWay's 2017 Excellence Award detail their best practices for increasing fuel efficiency and reducing carbon footprints, from...