May 24, 2017
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May 18, 2017
Diesel Progress Magazine
Scania has announced an investment of R$2.6 billion (US$800 million) in Brazil. The investment is for the development of new products, updates and modernization of its industrial park in São Bernardo do Campo city, São Paulo state, through 2020. The site manufactures trucks, buses and engines.
May 2, 2017
On April 13th, Elon Musk tweeted, "Tesla Semi truck unveil set for September. Team has done an amazing job. Seriously next level."
The tweet shored up a sagging stock price and resulted in bullish research notes from two analysts who wildly overestimated the impact on Tesla, Paccar, Cummins and the trucking industry.
May 2, 2017
Russian Commercial Truck Sales Jump Whopping 40%
Date: May 1, 2017
Sputnik International News
The sale of commercial trucks in Russia is showing double-digit growth for the third month in a row. Autostat Analytic Agency, a statistical agency engaged in monitoring automotive sales in Russia, says that March's figures are up by nearly 40% compared to this time last year, with sales also up an impressive 25% and 28% in January and February.
Apr 24, 2017
Apr 20, 2017
| April 20, 2017
International Truck on Thursday continued its product update cycle with the launch of the new International RH Series Class 8 regional haul tractor.
The truck, which made its debut at ExpoCam in Montreal, will be the first new model to get International’s new 12.4 liter A26 engine as standard.
Apr 20, 2017
MONTREAL, QC – Volvo Trucks North America has unveiled the VNR regional haul tractor, targeting what the manufacturer sees as an increasing focus on regional runs.
Apr 18, 2017
Date: April 17, 2017
Tesla Inc. plans to unveil an electric semi-truck in September, Elon Musk, the electric car company’s chief executive, said Thursday.
Musk said last year that the company was working on an electric truck but has provided few details except to say it would have self-driving capabilities like other new Tesla models.
On Twitter Thursday morning the tech entrepreneur said, “Tesla Semi truck unveil set for September. Team has done an amazing job. Seriously next level.”
Eaton and Cummins Inc. Announce Joint Venture for Automated Transmissions for Heavy- and Medium-Duty Commercial VehiclesApr 11, 2017
Eaton and Cummins Inc. Announce Joint Venture for Automated Transmissions for Heavy- and Medium-Duty Commercial Vehicles
The joint venture will be named Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies.
April 10, 2017
Next Gen Automated Heavy-Duty Transmission