Cummins ISX15, Still Growing and Evolving After 18 Years of Service [Video]
July 20, 2016
As engine platforms go, Cummins' ISX has to be considered slightly remarkable. It survived the transition to EGR and then to SCR aftertreatment -- while...
Rodeo du Camion is a Trucking Event Like No Other
July 20, 2016
Anyone who says all the fun has gone from trucking has never been to Rodeo du Camion. It's a trucking event like no other, where drivers pull 45-ton loads...
Wabco, ZF Unveil Advanced Braking and Steering Technology [VIDEO]
June 29, 2016
Automated collision avoidance is several steps closer to reality. At a demonstration event held in Germany on Wednesday, ZF and Wabco revealed a prototype...
ZF CEO Sommer to Stay Until 2021
June 28, 2016
ZF CEO Stefan Sommer's contract renewal positions the company for growth in emerging safety technologies and autonomous vehicle sectors.
7 Ways Aerodynamics Save Fuel
June 27, 2016
Everyone knows reducing aerodynamic drag saves fuel, but figuring out which aero devices make sense is a challenge. A multi-year Canadian study offers...
Improve Fuel Efficiency by Maximizing Tire Life
June 24, 2016
Tires contribute approximately 25-35% of a truck’s total rolling resistance. The less rolling resistance, the less energy it takes to move the truck. And a...
Breaking the 10 MPG Barrier
June 15, 2016
10 miles per gallon is more of a line in the sand than the barrier it was once thought to be. Can 11 mpg be far off?
RoadCheck Begins: Don't Be Sidelined by Your Tires
June 6, 2016
Vehicle inspections take on a little more significance during RoadCheck, which begins Tuesday. Tires are the special focus this year. Have a close look at...
Figuring Out DPF Maintenance
May 18, 2016
DPF and aftertreatment systems may be a maintenance nightmare, but they aren’t going away. It’s up to you to figure them out.
VIDEO: Idaho Milk Hauler Saves Fuel with Adaptive Gearing
May 16, 2016
Volvo Trucks has put a new spin on an old powertrain management strategy. By locking out top gear on its I-Shift overdrive transmission, drivers can pull...