Trucks

  1. In-depth Report: Vocational Trucks

    In-depth Report: Vocational Trucks Vocational truck technology driving safer work sites Vocational trucks are a ubiquitous sight on job sites of all kinds. They haul material, carry cranes, pump concrete and even remove refuse and recycling. They are also frequently used in tight spaces and around pedestrians, both on site and through the city streets. These multiple-use vehicles Read more...
  2. FTR Offers 'Great' Five-Year Forecast For Trailers, Trucks

    FTR Offers 'Great' Five-Year Forecast For Trailers, Trucks Supply chain challenges are stifling OEM production now, but a solid economy will drive 2022-2023 to record levels, with momentum carrying through 2025. Transportation equipment manufacturers are facing the worst supply chain environment since World War II, FTR Intel Vice President of Commercial Vehicles Don Ake explained June 3 in FTR’s Read more...
  3. Oshkosh Sees Q2 Income Boost

    Oshkosh Sees Q2 Income Boost JLG parent Oshkosh has reported fiscal 2021 second quarter net income of $99.6 million, or $1.44 per diluted share, compared to $68.6 million, or $0.99 per diluted share, in the second quarter of fiscal 2020. Results for the second quarter of fiscal 2021 included after-tax charges of $2.5 million associated with restructuring actions in the Access Read more...
  4. Kenworth Intros All New Medium-Duty Lineup with Lower, Wider Cabs

    Kenworth Intros All New Medium-Duty Lineup with Lower, Wider Cabs Kenworth hit a record 11.7% retail sales market share last year for medium-duty vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. That number could grow quickly from events that began five years ago when Kenworth started the process of redesigning its Class 5-7 vehicle lineup. Kenworth's new designs were drawn up from extensive customer and driver feedback. The Read more...
  5. Daimler And Volvo Lay Out Plan For Hydrogen-Based Fuel-Cell Truck Production

    Daimler And Volvo Lay Out Plan For Hydrogen-Based Fuel-Cell Truck Production Daimler Truck AG and Volvo Group have outlined a road map for the new fuel-cell joint venture cellcentric as part of an industry-first commitment to accelerate the use of hydrogen-based fuel cells for long-haul trucks and beyond. According to the companies, cellcentric will build one of Europe's largest planned series production of fuel-cell Read more...
  6. Volvo, Mack Open New Electric Vehicle Training Hub

    Volvo, Mack Open New Electric Vehicle Training Hub The facility aims to support battery-electric vehicle training efforts for the Volvo VNR Electric and Mack LR Electric, supplying programs for company employees, technicians, owner-operators, fleet customers, and more. Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks have opened a new training facility in Hayward, Calif., dedicated to providing technical vehicle Read more...
  7. Peterbilt Unveils New Medium-Duty Line

    Peterbilt Unveils New Medium-Duty Line The new models serve Classes 5 to 7 and offer an updated powertrain, advanced safety technology and wider cabs. Days after Paccar sibling company Kenworth unveiled its refreshed medium-duty lineup, Peterbilt Motors Company has revealed its own updated Class 5-7 models. Model 535 and 536 are designed for Class 5 and 6 and the non-CDL lease and Read more...
  8. Volvo Trucks Employs AI To Optimize Paint Operations

    Volvo Trucks Employs AI To Optimize Paint Operations Collaboration between Volvo Trucks and Fero Labs unearths opportunities to efficiently address challenges within the automaker's paint operations. Amazing things can happen when organizations find ways to embrace strategic collaboration. Case in point? The relationship between New York, N.Y.-based Fero Labs and commercial truck manufacturer Volvo Read more...
  9. Kenworth T680 Next Gen: A High-Tech Aero Dynamo

    Kenworth T680 Next Gen: A High-Tech Aero Dynamo After nine years, the T680 has a 'sleek and sophisticated' new look with additional fairings for a 6% fuel efficiency improvement and high-tech infotainment display. To make the T680 Next Generation, Kenworth Trucking Co.’s on-highway flagship available for order in Q2 of 2021, the truck maker gathered up its engineers, aerodynamic experts and Read more...
  10. Peterbilt Unleashes Most Game-Changing’ Truck To Date

    Peterbilt Unleashes Most Game-Changing’ Truck To Date The next-generation aerodynamics and technology of the new Model 579 were developed during five years of ‘relentless focus’ on increasing fuel economy, driver comfort and uptime. Peterbilt Motors Co. kicked off a “new era of class” Wednesday with the launch of the thoroughly redesigned on-highway flagship, the new Model 579. Billed as the Read more...

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