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Preventing Truck Terror Attacks Starts With You – And Me.
Preventing Truck Terror Attacks Starts With You – And Me.

May 5, 2017
Terrorists are, by necessity, opportunists. They can't always obtain the weapon of their dreams and are often forced to choose an alternative method for...

Electric Trucks Charge Ahead
Electric Trucks Charge Ahead

May 2, 2017
If you're an American fleet professional, it’s starting to look like your first, hands-on exposure to all the new transportation technology emerging today...

Western Star Celebrates Half Century Mark
Western Star Celebrates Half Century Mark

April 27, 2017
Western Star, the truck OEM that President Kelley Platt likes to tout as "the last of the custom truck builders" has hit the half-century mark. It also...

FMCSA Gets Earful on Autonomous Trucks at Atlanta Listening Session
FMCSA Gets Earful on Autonomous Trucks at Atlanta Listening Session

April 25, 2017
A listening session on autonomous vehicles drew public comment from law enforcement officers, truck drivers, fleet executives, OEM representatives and new...

Downspeeding Comes of Age
Downspeeding Comes of Age

April 24, 2017
The question of how downspeeding is helping fleets save on fuel – and what's in store for the future – was the topic at a recent session at the American...

Coolant Confusion Crisis
Coolant Confusion Crisis

April 21, 2017
Many fleet managers today have no idea what coolants are in their trucks — or even what coolants are supposed to be in them. Here’s how suppliers are...

Autonomous Trucks: A Disruptive Positive Force Coming but Fast
Autonomous Trucks: A Disruptive Positive Force Coming but Fast

April 19, 2017
It appears autonomous technology will be a winner from the mpg standpoint, according to a new report, with fuel economy increases of up to 18% for most...

In-Cab Cameras Are Out of Sight, Always in Mind
In-Cab Cameras Are Out of Sight, Always in Mind

April 19, 2017
They began as simple event recorders, but today’s in-cab camera systems are integrating with other systems to add power, depth and an unprecedented...

Tesla Gets Set to Run with the Big Rigs with Electric Truck
Tesla Gets Set to Run with the Big Rigs with Electric Truck

April 13, 2017
Tesla CEO Elon Musk tease-tweets an all-new, electric, autonomous semi truck set to be unveiled this September.

Truck Platooning to Become Reality This Year
Truck Platooning to Become Reality This Year

April 13, 2017
Peloton CEO Josh Switkes says early-adopter platooning fleets are "chomping at the bit" and ready to go. An infusion of funding led by Omnitracs will help...