Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks were using the same brake component that affected production of Navistar and Volvo Group trucks.
For the first time, 13-liter engines have become the number one choice of U.S. Class 8 truck customers.
Volvo and Mack Trucks will team to improve the freight-moving efficiency of heavy-duty trucks and reduce greenhouse gases.
Truck electrification services are spreading, FMCSA seeks better reporting of convictions, Arrow foresees used truck shortage, the hours rule proposal is advanced and more industry issues are featured.
The inventory of used trucks in May was down 33 percent from May 2009, while sales are up 60 percent.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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