• Sep 6, 2017

    Scania today launches the XT truck range, which is tailor-made for the construction industry. “This industry is facing increasing demands for sustainable and cost-effective production. Each component in the complex construction logistics process must adapt to higher standards for efficiency and Scania XT is our contribution to this shift,” says President and CEO Henrik Henriksson.

  • Aug 30, 2017

    Cummins Unveils Class 7 All-Electric Daycab Tractor

    August 29, 2017, by Jack Roberts

    Cummins has beaten Tesla to the punch with its unveiling of a new, all-electric truck, a demonstration vehicle dubbed the Urban Hauler EV. 

     

  • Aug 21, 2017

    James Jaillet
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    @trucknewsJJ
    | August 18, 2017

    The Environmental Protection Agency signaled Thursday it intends to re-evaluate truck and trailer emissions standards enacted by the Obama administration that are scheduled to take effect in the coming years.

  • Aug 9, 2017

    On August 4th, Hino Trucks & Hino Motors Manufacturing marked the relocating, and combining of, their corporate offices with a groundbreaking ceremony for new corporate headquarters in Novi, Michigan.

    Slated to complete construction in late 2018, the new location will combine employees from current headquarters, located both in Novi and Farmington Hills, Michigan, in a new state-of-the-art facility.

  • Aug 4, 2017
    Company Continues Transformation of Melrose Park, Ill., Facility

    LISLE, Ill., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar (NYSE: NAV) announced that it will cease all engine production at its plant in Melrose Park, Ill., by the second quarter of fiscal 2018. The company will continue the facility's transformation into Navistar's technical center, including truck and engine testing and validation as well as used truck sales and reconditioning, continuing the process that started in 2010.

  • Jul 28, 2017

    Date: July 27, 2017

    Bloomberg

    Daimler AG, battered by allegations it colluded with other German carmakers for decades, is studying a legal separation of its businesses, including cars, trucks, vans and financial services, in a move that could pave the way for future spinoffs.

  • Jul 18, 2017

    Alex Crissey,Associate Editor, Fleet Equipment Magazine

    Knowing that the current low prices of diesel won’t last forever, cost-conscious fleets in medium-duty segments are starting to look toward alternative sources of fuel for the future.

  • Jun 16, 2017

    Milestone for BharatBenz in India

    Date: June 15, 2017

    Diesel Progress Magazine

    Daimler said it has reached the milestone of 50,000 BharatBenz trucks on Indian roads in less than five years after the start of the brand.

    Less than five years after its market introduction, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles said it has reached a production milestone with 50,000 BharatBenz trucks on Indian roads, with thousands more exported to more than 30 markets.

  • Jun 16, 2017

    Cummins plans electrified powertrain system in 2019

    City buses will likely be the first vehicles equipped with this new technology, the OEM’s executives said.

    Jun 15, 2017 Michael Catarevas | Fleet Owner

     

  • Jun 6, 2017

    Detroit expands medium-duty engine platform with introduction of the DD8

    Jason Cannon | June 5, 2017

     

    Detroit has introduced its latest medium-duty engine in the DD8.

    The vocational 7.7 liter in-line six-cylinder diesel engine boasts a range of 260 to 350 horsepower and a torque range of 660 to 1,050 lbs.-ft.

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