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Super Trucks: Pie in the Sky, or Pathway to Super Fuel Savings?
Super Trucks: Pie in the Sky, or Pathway to Super Fuel Savings?

June 14, 2017
The DOE SuperTruck projects have demonstrated what’s possible. The next challenge is to turn the possible into the practical.

Bridgestone Developing SuperTire for Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II Project
Bridgestone Developing SuperTire for Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II Project

January 6, 2017
Rather than go with an off-the-shelf tire, the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck II team is bringing Bridgestone on board to develop an ultra-low rolling...

How Navistar’s SuperTruck Exceeded Goals
How Navistar’s SuperTruck Exceeded Goals

December 20, 2016
Navistar's SuperTruck, the CatalIST, makes creative use of existing systems, relying less on advanced technology for its impressive gains.

Volvo's SuperTruck Demonstrates the Art of the Possible
Volvo's SuperTruck Demonstrates the Art of the Possible

November 18, 2016
Volvo Group’s SuperTruck demonstrates where energy-saving technology could take us – and in some cases, already has.

Breaking the 10 MPG Barrier
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?

Driving A SuperTruck
Driving A SuperTruck

August 26, 2014
The SuperTruck lives up to its name as a groundbreaking technology demonstration project that is also fun to drive.

Delving Into the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck: Part 1
Delving Into the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck: Part 1

July 7, 2014
By the time the Cummins/Peterbilt SuperTruck made its public debut in February boasting 10.7 mpg, some contemporary trucks were achieving better than 8 mpg,...

The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck, Part 2: More Secrets Revealed
The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck, Part 2: More Secrets Revealed

July 7, 2014
The Peterbilt-Cummins SuperTruck project achieved almost-unheard-of gains of 68% in freight efficiency over a 24-hour duty-cycle, a 50% improvement in...