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Kenworth's all-new medium duty lineup has automotive vibe
Kenworth's production-ready trucks are purposefully built to fully address critical medium-duty market needs of fleet customers and drivers.
April 5, 2021
Kenworth, Pete hit by semiconductor shortage
Paccar expects a semiconductor shortage will continue for at least the next few months.
March 31, 2021
Get powertrain gains through new technology
Cummins and Allison are trusted powertrain icons who recently talked about steps fleets can take to maximize powertrain efficiency during the virtual 2021 Work Truck Show.
March 26, 2021
Global supply shortages begin to hit heavy truck builds
The parent of Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America said beginning next month the company will implement production stoppages across its global truck manufacturing operations.
March 24, 2021
Hino adds Cummins to Class 6-8 trucks
With production halted over emissions woes, Hino turns to Cummins for its L and XL Series trucks.
March 12, 2021
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Isuzu N-Series gets '22 update
The 2022i Isuzu N-Series diesel trucks will begin production in July and will be available in the U.S. in the third quarter this year.
March 10, 2021
Mack Granite, mRide get updates
Along with a reduction in driver steering efforts at low speed, Command Steer suppresses uneven terrain and reacts to surface irregularities by countering the steer force.
March 8, 2021
Pete's refreshed 579 all-in on aero, tech
The new 579, boasting a 7% fuel economy improvement over prior generation models, is the most aerodynamic and fuel-efficient Peterbilt model built to-date.
March 4, 2021
Don't get left out in the cold in a hot used truck market
In the Class 8 market, the number of available advertised trucks has gone from 40,000 last June to 16,000 today.
March 2, 2021
Daimler, Volvo fuel-cell joint venture underway
March 1, 2021
DTNA putting millions into BEV powertrain
The company expects to invest upwards of $20 million in its Detroit, Michigan, manufacturing facility, which will serve as the source of Detroit ePowertrain components in North America when initial production begins later this year.
February 9, 2021
Two Peterbilt work trucks get a refresh
The Model 567 got several new updates, both inside and out.
February 24, 2021
Isuzu adds more power to Class 6 FTR, new FVR model
The company believes the Cummins B6.7 will appeal more broadly to fleets that need more power.
February 12, 2021
Daimler, Cummins partnership puts writing on the wall for DD5, DD8 engines
DTNA will wind down production of its DD5, DD8 engines through medium-duty partnership with Cummins.
February 23, 2021
Mack makes driver-activated OTA updates standard on select models
The driver download activation feature is factory-equipped on models built beginning Nov. 30, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Operations, in Macungie, Pennsylvania.
January 14, 2021
Kenworth testing Gen2 range-extended electrics
Kenworth recently delivered two prototype Kenworth T680 tractors, each equipped with a series hybrid-electric propulsion system, to Southern California drayage, warehouse and transportation company Total Transportation Systems Inc. (TTSI).
February 17, 2021
Navistar partners with GM, J.B. Hunt on hydrogen-powered RH
Under the partnership agreement, OneH2 will supply its hydrogen fueling solution, which includes hydrogen production, storage, delivery and safety and Navistar is taking a minority stake in OneH2.
January 29, 2021
Cylinder deactivation saves fuel, improves emissions
ROI comes in about a year for cylinder deactivation which saves fuel while meeting tough upcoming 2024 and 2027 emissions regs
February 15, 2021
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Mergers & Acquisitions
Paschall Truck Lines parent acquires Missouri carrier
TDC will retain its name and current management team, and will operate autonomously under the IPS umbrella.
Fleets see results from automated per diem program
Truck Tonnage Index falls for second consecutive month, spot rates sliding
Chip shortage, ecommerce driving leasing interest
Oil sampling offers insights into engine health
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