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Why You Should Consider Advanced Safety Systems
Why You Should Consider Advanced Safety Systems

July 25, 2016
With all of the advancements in the past 5-10 years, there is a strong case, both financially and in terms of sheer practicality, for fleets to evaluate and...

Test Drive: Detroit's 5-Liter Street Fighter
Test Drive: Detroit's 5-Liter Street Fighter

January 23, 2017
Even in an age of ‘rightsizing,’ many fleets have been reluctant to give a 4-cylinder engine a chance. Detroit’s new DD5 diesel is about to challenge that...

First Look at Detroit DD5 Medium-Duty Engine
First Look at Detroit DD5 Medium-Duty Engine

December 19, 2016
HDT Senior Editor Jack Roberts takes to the streets of Chicago for a first hands-on look at Detroit's new DD5 four-cylinder, 5.1L engine.

Euro-Style Cargo Vans Break the Mold
Euro-Style Cargo Vans Break the Mold

December 19, 2016
A new breed of commercial van is sweeping the country with capabilities and features unheard of just a few years ago. Here’s why many experts think these...

Quick Spin: ZF’s Reax Electronic Steering System
Quick Spin: ZF’s Reax Electronic Steering System

August 29, 2017
ZF's Reax is a smart, electronic control system that takes input data from various sensors around the vehicle, including the driver, and either loosens, or...

TMC's New Chairman on Trucking's Race to the Future
TMC's New Chairman on Trucking's Race to the Future

March 20, 2017
“I’m really thinking a lot about the ‘TMC of Tomorrow,'" says Glen McDonald, for whom assuming the chairmanship of the ATA's Technology & Maintenance...

Fleets Share Best Practices on Implementing New Technologies
Fleets Share Best Practices on Implementing New Technologies

September 20, 2017
Looking at technology as a problem-solver first can go a long way toward its successful deployment in real-world fleet operations. A panel discussion at...

Are Your Tires up to the Job?
Are Your Tires up to the Job?

October 26, 2017
Tires look alike, but the wrong tire doing the wrong job can be a productivity killer for fleets. Tracking tires and matching them for the task at hand...

21st Century Truck Wheels
21st Century Truck Wheels

December 22, 2016
In practice, wheels function quite well with only limited attention and maintenance. But that’s no excuse not to pay attention to them at regular intervals.

Controlling Creeping Fleet Costs
Controlling Creeping Fleet Costs

February 13, 2017
Running a successful fleet means keeping an eye on both your front office costs, as well as what’s happening in your shop and in the yard.