When monitoring, deviations from the planned state can be immediately addressed. This is why so many individuals and companies use credit monitoring and identity monitoring services. They simply cannot afford to find out that there is a problem after the damage is done. Monitoring DOT registrations is done for much the same reason. It allows carriers to catch changes to their filings before adverse events occur – like being prohibited from operating.
June 3, 2021
Putting safe, compliant, and efficient vehicles on the road requires a team effort — an effective vehicle maintenance program, drivers who inspect vehicles, and good communication between maintenance providers and drivers concerning vehicle issues.
June 3, 2021
When one envisions the circus, clowns and acrobatics come to mind. But many may not realize that trucks are an essential component of this creative industry.
June 2, 2021
A “total rethink” in medium-duty truck design has led Peterbilt to deliver tough, versatile trucks that ride, handle and perform like passenger cars.
April 23, 2021
Kenworth blends “big rig” looks and passenger-car safety and performance in its all-new medium-duty truck lineup.
April 7, 2021
Kenworth’s new lineup is the OEM’s first update of its medium-duty offerings since 2007, and the introduction of the first all-new models in almost 30 years.
The MD trucks feature the North American debut of the Paccar TX-8 automatic transmission.
April 5, 2021
Kenworth General Manager Kevin Baney discussed production delays due to a COVID-19 disruption in microchip availability and sat down with HDT to talk about the past year, his company’s new trucks, technology, and the road ahead.
April 5, 2021
In the growing world of last-mile delivery, everything from restaurants to event venues and even theme parks depends on SMS to deliver food on time and at the right temperature.
January 5, 2021
Ford wants to make commercial vehicles a larger part of its business, and Ford CV leader Ted Cannis explains how the company is turning to things such as electrification and connectivity to make it happen.
December 6, 2020
The big “brother” to the pickup truck, the Class 3-7 segment are the movers and shakers of today’s new truck world. Here's an overview of the lineup of trucks in this segment ready and available for 2021.
October 6, 2020
EarthCruiser, known for its extreme-duty overland vehicles, is entering the commercial vehicle market in a big and beefy way, capable of getting equipment and teams wherever they need to go.
September 9, 2020
The introduction of the MD series trucks returns Mack Trucks to the medium-duty market after a 17-year hiatus. It was worth the wait. HDT's Jim Park has an industry-first test drive of the new truck.
July 27, 2020
New cab configurations with added capacity as well as enhanced safety and comfort features make the new L Series the missing piece in vocational fleets.
June 1, 2020
Transmissions in medium-duty trucks have been commodities for years. GHG Phase 2 is changing that; transmissions are becoming much more sophisticated.
April 30, 2020
Innovation in the medium-duty CEV sector is imperative to increase market adoption but hinges on OEMs delivering cost-effective and reliable solutions to consumers.
April 21, 2020