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Wabash National to Buy Truck Body Maker Supreme
Wabash National to Buy Truck Body Maker Supreme

August 9, 2017
Impact that rising tide of e-commerce shipping is having on the need for more “final mile” deliveries cited as driving factor behind acquisition.

Michelin Reveals ‘Wheel with No Air’ Tire Concept
Michelin Reveals ‘Wheel with No Air’ Tire Concept

June 14, 2017
Looking not unlike a lushly blue life form on James Cameron’s cinematic world of Pandora, the prototype of Michelin’s Visionary concept tire glowingly held...

Navistar Pins Q2 Loss on New Vehicle Sales, Used Trucks
Navistar Pins Q2 Loss on New Vehicle Sales, Used Trucks

June 7, 2017
Navistar International reported a second quarter 2017 net loss of $80 million on revenues of $2.1 billion. The truck and engine maker attributed those...

TCA Implores Congress Not to Raise Truck Weights
TCA Implores Congress Not to Raise Truck Weights

April 11, 2017
The Truckload Carriers Association reiterated its support of the current five-axle, 80,000-pound federal gross vehicle weight limit for trucks.

Startup Firm Unveils Prototype Autonomous Truck
Startup Firm Unveils Prototype Autonomous Truck

February 24, 2017
Yet another startup tech firm has rolled into the autonomous truck arena. San Mateo, Calif.-based Embark publicly revealed its prototype self-driving truck...

Daimler and Trailer Maker Partner on European Fuel-Efficient Rig
Daimler and Trailer Maker Partner on European Fuel-Efficient Rig

September 30, 2016
Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz Truck unit along with Germany-based trailer maker Krone have teamed up to put together a linehaul tractor-trailer they say delivers...

Mack to Upgrade Lehigh Valley Truck Plant
Mack to Upgrade Lehigh Valley Truck Plant

April 15, 2016
Mack Trucks announced it will invest about $70 million in its Lehigh Valley, Penn., truck assembly operations over three years “to further improve...

Report: CNG Competitive Against $2 Diesel
Report: CNG Competitive Against $2 Diesel

March 28, 2016
Despite the plunge in oil prices that has driven down the pump price of diesel, two of the three means of fueling trucks with compressed natural have...

Shell Reveals SuperRigs Winners
Shell Reveals SuperRigs Winners

June 15, 2015
And the top winner of the 33rd Annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition is… drumroll, please: Kiegan Nelson of Richfield, Wis., who shined his 1985...