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A Fatal Vision of the Autonomous Vehicle Future
What's Hot in Medium-Duty for 2018

What's Hot in Medium-Duty for 2018

Big rigs are grabbing all the technology headlines today. But medium-duty truck and van models continue to see improved safety and productivity. Check out HDT's annual round-up of what's new in medium-duty.

October 18, 2017

Continental Shows Off Advanced Transportation Technology

Continental Shows Off Advanced Transportation Technology

If you only think "tires" when you think of Continental, think again. HDT's Jack Roberts shares a preview of some of the high-tech solutions the company will showcase at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in September in Germany.

July 6, 2018

The Hyperloop Scoop

The Hyperloop Scoop

A whole new means of moving people and freight is quickly moving from concept to reality all around the globe.

July 20, 2018

How to Get a Fast 1 MPG Fuel Economy Boost

How to Get a Fast 1 MPG Fuel Economy Boost

Joel Morrow, technology officer for Ploger Transportation and recognized fuel economy guru, shares a quick and easy way to get an immediate 1 mpg fuel economy bump from new trucks.

June 15, 2018

Real-World Fuel-Economy Lessons From NACFE Run on Less

Real-World Fuel-Economy Lessons From NACFE Run on Less

A fuel-sipping tractor-trailer is a sum of its parts, and every little tenth of a mile can eventually help pay big dividends over the long haul. Check out these strategies used by fleets in the Run on Less fuel-economy run put on by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency to surpass an average of 10 mpg.

June 4, 2018

Western Star Celebrates Half Century Mark

Western Star Celebrates Half Century Mark

Western Star, the truck OEM that President Kelley Platt likes to tout as "the last of the custom truck builders" has hit the half-century mark. It also unveiled a new, 25-ton, off-highway truck designed to work in construction, mining and quarry applications to reporters in Phoenix.

April 27, 2017

Help for Tire Management Headaches

Help for Tire Management Headaches

Constantly evolving outsourced maintenance programs are helping fleets bring an unprecedented level of detail and expertise to total tire management.

May 10, 2018

C.R. England Announces Largest Driver Pay Raise in its History
Volvo, Mack, to Discontinue 16-liter Diesel Immediately
Last Legs for Long-Haul Trucking?

Last Legs for Long-Haul Trucking?

A move away from long-haul to regional and super-regional routes has been predicted for years. Volvo's Magnus Koeck says that shift may already be underway.

June 6, 2017

In-Cab Cameras Are Out of Sight, Always in Mind

In-Cab Cameras Are Out of Sight, Always in Mind

They began as simple event recorders, but today’s in-cab camera systems are integrating with other systems to add power, depth and an unprecedented understanding to fleets.

April 19, 2017

Automated Transmissions Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Automated Transmissions Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Automated manual transmissions surpassed even the most optimistic predictions for adoption. How will the next generation of smarter, faster, and better connected AMTs boost safety, efficiency and, fuel economy?

June 22, 2017

The Power of Technology to Transform Trucking Fleets
Great Change and Great Pain in Trucking's Future?