Category: Trucking News

18 Jan by Vitaliy Dadalyan

Daimler Sees Truck Sales Leveling Out After Record 2018

By Jim Park After a record-breaking year for truck manufacturing in 2018, global truck maker Daimler Trucks expects to see some moderation in overall economic growth in the U.S. through the second half of the year, along with a corresponding normalization in commercial vehicle sales figures. …read more Source:: Trucking Info
18 Jan by Vitaliy Dadalyan

The race to develop electric trucks is on

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Established and emerging manufacturers alike are racing to bring some form of battery-electric vehicles or fuel cells to North America, with several introducing all-important test fleets during 2019. …read more Source:: Todays Trucking
17 Jan by Vitaliy Dadalyan

Daimler Chief Talks Latest Truck Automation at CES [Video]

By Deborah Lockridge Daimler showed off Level 2 automation in its Freightliner new Cascadia for 2020. The company also announced its break from platooning development and that it’s targeting Level 4 autonomous trucks. Here’s what Daimler Trucks chief Martin Daum had to say about the company’s future plans. …read more Source:: Trucking Info
17 Jan by Vitaliy Dadalyan

Volvo moves a chess piece forward in electric truck future

By Aaron Marsh Volvo Group’s announcement this week of its investment in an electric vehicle charging systems developer is, on its surface, routine enough. It also highlights key EV tech and thinking that just might alter the landscape of potential for electric trucks and other vehicles and equipment. …read more Source:: Fleet Owner