aerodynamic trucks

Peterbilt launches Model 579 production

| July 12, 2012

Peterbilt on Wednesday, July 11, announced that it now is producing its new Model 579.

‘Even the look of the rigs has changed’

| April 10, 2012

The LA Times takes notice of and reports on modern tactics for improving fuel economy in trucks.

Pete 579 boasts strong aero features

| March 21, 2012

Peterbilt introduced a new over-the-road tractor strong on aerodynamics and styling.

Kenworth debuts T680

| March 21, 2012

The T680 is designed for 1.5 million-mile vehicle life, and features 10 percent more aerodynamic performance and 5 percent more fuel efficiency.

DOE pushing technologies to boost fuel efficiency

| March 05, 2012

The Department of Energy is promoting development and use of alternative fuels and powertrain technologies.

| September 28, 2010

PIB TIP: SPEC YOUR TRUCK WISELY. Your paycheck will show whether you chose a truck with a big engine and a lot of chrome versus a truck engineered to meet your business needs and help ...

‘SuperTruck’ draws Navistar attention

| February 17, 2010

MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – When Navistar’s Steve Bruford envisions the truck of the future, he sees a tractor-trailer getting over 10 mpg. The truck manufacturer is taking the first step toward hitting that goal through testing ...

‘SuperTruck’ draws Navistar attention

| February 17, 2010

With the help of government grants, Navistar aims to develop more fuel-efficient trucks.

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