Driving impressions: Electronic Assist Systems Help New Sprinter’s Handling
The day after its introduction in Dusseldorf, in northern Germany, we reporters had a chance to drive Mercedes-Benz’s new Sprinter van for a few hours on variou...
Hendrickson's UltiMaax Suspension on Display at IAA
HANOVER, Germany - A version of Hendrickson's UltiMaax severe-duty rubber suspension already is on the market in China and now is offered to European OEMs. Acco...
Wabco Shows OptiDrive, EBS at IAA Show
HANOVER, GERMANY -- Wabco yesterday showcased its Maxx air disc brake technology, a new range of high-performance, single-piston braking products for trucks, bu...
Volvo's 750-Horsepower Truck and Sweden's Longer, Heavier Trucks
What makes a truck and engine manufacturer want to launch a 750-horsepower engine for standard trucks? Volvo already offered its 16-liter inline six cylinder en...
I-Shift Turns 10
Volvo's I-Shift may be relatively newcomer to the North American Market, but in Europe, it's celebrating its 10th anniversary
Electronic logbooks in Europe: Endless row of misfortunes, or a paper pusher's dream?
Many in the trucking technology world were relieved that the U.S. government decided to go with a "standards-based" regulation for electronic onboard recorders,...