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Peterbilt’s special-edition ‘Pride & Class’ 389

| November 19, 2014

Detroit unveils safety system that alerts drivers, brakes autonomously

| November 17, 2014

Detroit showed off last week its new Assurance safety system, an active system that uses radar to scan the highway in front of a truck to adjust cruising speed, alert drivers of fast closure rate ...

Peterbilt introduces special edition ‘Pride & Class’ Model 389

| November 04, 2014

Peterbilt unveiled Nov. 4 a new special edition Model 389, the Pride & Class edition, which the truck maker says has a has a “customized, show-truck-ready look."

‘Driverless’ technologies, among others, to fuel a trucking revolution?

| November 03, 2014

Driverless trucks: Public shows concern with safety in survey

| November 03, 2014

Results showed two-thirds of all survey respondents "said they would feel less safe sharing the road with driverless semi-trucks," a majority showing no change in sentiment even "if it meant cheaper consumer products or reduced ...

Shell: There’s fuel economy to gain with thinner oil in upcoming category

| October 30, 2014

The next category of engine oils will go to market sometime in 2016 or 2017, Shell said this week, but the oil maker says once it does, owner-operators and fleets should see fuel efficiency gains ...

Photo gallery: Peterbilt’s 579 EPIQ, new driver coaching system, a few antique PetesImage Gallery

| October 27, 2014

Overdrive Equipment Editor Jack Roberts visited Peterbilt headquarters in Denton, Texas, last week to test drive the truck maker's new 579 EPIQ. The model he drove was paired with a highly aerodynamic trailer and Peterbilt's ...

Mack announces incentives for OOIDA members

| October 23, 2014

Mack is offering special incentives to members of the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association who buy a Mack truck from participating dealers between Oct.22 and Dec. 31, the truck and engine maker announced Oct. 23.

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