The automation of many driver functions was designed for safety, but in the cases of automated transmissions and cruise control, more fuel efficiency has come along for the ride.
The EPA earlier this month announced its plan to reclassify glider kits as non-new vehicles, thereby restricting the EPA’s ability to regulate their exhaust emissions, and to repeal the glider ...
In this 11th edition of CCJ’s Tech Toolbox, we look at the role technology has played in boosting fuel economy and, in at least one case, how it can have ...
Over the course of the day, we averaged about 740 Watt Hours per mile and used a total 34 kWh – about 33 percent of the battery’s charge.
Though Tesla founder Elon Musk has been quiet on Twitter about that, the company has released a price guide for the Class 8 regional hauler.
The trucks are expected to consume approximately 380,000 gasoline gallon equivalents each year.
Trailer orders have now totaled 290,000 units over the past 12 months.
The shift to cold weather can impact a trucks' fluids, tires, belts and hoses.
In a partnership with Ryder and Frigidaire, autonomous retrofitter Embark announced it conducted tests of its semi-autonomous system in four states last month. Ryder tractors equipped with Embark's Level 2 ...
John Roberts, J.B. Hunt president and chief executive officer, says his company has placed a reservation for "multiple" Tesla tractors.
Without a trailer in tow, Musk says Tesla Semi features a five second 0-60 time, versus about 15 seconds for a comparable diesel truck.
Two key executives for Daimler Trucks said Wednesday they hope to modernize the U.S. truck fleet by offering products designed to meet the country's unique demands.
Volvo Trucks this week introduced its updated VNL long-haul tractor and its new VNR regional-haul tractor, both of which debuted earlier this year in the U.S., to the Mexican truck ...
Scott Perry, Nikola’s chief operating officer, says the company has thousands of trucks on reserve that need to be delivered.
Management's role in the process is to spot check inspections and to coordinate maintenance and operation departments.