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Volvo unveils dimethyl ether-powered truck

| June 06, 2013

Volvo unveiled June 6 a new alt fuel option for the North American trucking market — dimethyl either (DME).

Back on the ice: Lisa Kelly’s return to Ice Road TruckersImage Gallery

| June 05, 2013

Lisa Kelly returns to Ice Road Truckers as a new season debuts on the History Channel Sunday, June 9. What does the most recognizable face in trucking have to say about the latest twists?

Mercy sakes alive, looks like we got us a robot convoy

| April 11, 2013

Steven Ashley, writing for the BBC, gives a good update on recent testing of self-driving heavy-duty trucks, particularly a test of four trucks on an oval track in Tsukuba, Japan.

My MATS Mash-up

| March 30, 2013

Another Mid-America Trucking Show is in the books and things are quiet for the moment while the trucking industry catches its collective breath. There’ll be more big news coming soon – I’ll be in Germany ...

The Mike Ryan Racing modified Cascadia, more cool units from MATSImage Gallery

| March 21, 2013

Hot trucks at the 2013 Mid-American Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

Volvo releases tractor for heavy-haul application

| March 21, 2013

Volvo Trucks today introduced to the heavy-haul market a new tractor, the VNX, at the MId-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Volvo said the truck is designed for extreme gross weight applications. It will be powered by ...

Volvo adding QR codes to all new trucks

| January 10, 2013

Volvo announced it will be incorporating QR Codes into all new trucks in an effort to reduce downtime for owners and drivers and increase efficiency of technicians.

‘Mobile mansion’ bus build for Band Perry on TV

| November 10, 2012

A Hemphill Brothers coach conversion, featuring a mobile recording studio, was featured on the Travel Channel Sunday, Nov. 11, at 9 p.m. ET. More on the outfitter here.

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