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First Impressions: Peterbilt's Model 220 with Dana Electric Powertrain [Video]

First Impressions: Peterbilt's Model 220 with Dana Electric Powertrain [Video]

At TMC’s Annual Meeting, Senior Editor Jack Roberts was able to drive a Peterbilt Model 220 with a Dana electric powertrain through the streets of Atlanta.

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Batesville Logistics is unhitching its exhaust system PM from OEM recommendations and now cleans...

Can Emissions Repair Costs be Contained?

The addition of selective catalytic reduction and diesel particulate filter aftertreatment to modern trucks forced fleets and manufacturers to shift expectations on the fly. These two fleets met the emissions maintenance monster head-on — and won.

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A recently proposed bill in California seeks a more aggressive track for diesel engine emissions...

Proposed California Bill Aims to Ditch Diesel by 2050

A recent bill proposed by California State Senator Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) lays out an even more aggressive plan for emissions reduction in the state and puts the transportation sector squarely in its crosshairs.

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Mihai Dorobantu, director, technology planning and government affairs, Eaton’s Vehicle Group,...

Eaton to Contribute Efficient Components to SuperTruck II Program

Eaton has announced that it is contributing several components to truck manufacturers participating in the U.S. Department of Energy’s SuperTruck II freight-efficiency program.

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Powertrain Packages are now available for the International A26 and Cummins X15 engines in...

International Truck Adds Fuel-Efficient Powertrain Packages for LT Series

International Truck has added Powertrain Packages to the LT Series MPG Fuel Efficiency Packages, designed to maximize fuel efficiency.

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Fuso is the first to commercialize a series-produced, all-electric work truck, according to the...

Penske Truck Leasing Keeps Electrifying with Fuso eCanter

Penske Truck Leasing is among the first fleet operators to take delivery of and add Fuso eCanter battery-electric work trucks to its logistics, leasing, and rental fleets.

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Volvo VNL equipped with prototype Eco-Drive technology during testing near the San Pedro Bay...

Volvo’s Eco-Drive Uses Traffic Signal Data to Make Efficient Speed Recommendations

Volvo Group demonstrated its Eco-Drive technology on two connected freight corridors in Southern California to show how the technology integrates traffic signal data with vehicle dynamics to provide real-time speed recommendations.

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At TMC Annual Meeting, Tim Farney, Dana’s vice president of global sales, announces a new...

Truck Maker Lion Electric Taps Dana as Preferred Component Supplier

Lion Electric has named Dana as a preferred supplier of both traditional and new electric drivetrain components for its all-electric, Class 8 urban delivery vehicle, Dana announced at TMC, along with a new medium-duty drive axle.

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New Run on Less fuel-efficiency demonstration event aimed specifically at regional fleets will...

Run on Less Seeking 10 Fleets for Regional MPG Event

The North American Council for Freight Efficiency is looking for 10 fleets to take part in its new Run on Less Regional fuel economy demonstration.

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OneH2 has completed the first stage of a planned fully dedicated hydrogen fuel plant for the...

OneH2 Completes First Stage of Hydrogen Fuel Plant for East Coast

North Carolina-based hydrogen fuel company OneH2 completed the first stage of a dedicated hydrogen fuel plant for the East Coast that can serve forklift fleets and eventually heavy-duty trucks.

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FlowBelow AeroKit aerodynamics package will now be available as a factory- or dealer-installed...

International to Offer FlowBelow Aerokit as Factory Option

Fleets can now spec FlowBelow’s AeroKit aerodynamics package as either a factory- or dealer-installed option on International LT and RH tractors.

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