Equipment

Equipment Spotlight: Coolants and additives

  |  May 06, 2015

Because heavy-duty diesel engines have to do tough jobs, sometimes in tough environments, providing them with quality protection is a must to maintain optimal performance. The continued evolution of diesel engines has led to many ...

Photos, video: Freightliner’s introduction of U.S.’ first autonomous truck

  |  May 06, 2015

Photos and video of Freightliner's self-driving truck, unveiled this week.

Freightliner unveils first U.S.-legal autonomous truck

  |  May 05, 2015

Freightliner Trucks unveiled May 5 in Las Vegas the first road-legal self-driving truck for the North American market.

Dashcam adoption following same path as ELDs

  |  May 04, 2015

Swift's plan to install dashcams in more than 6,000 trucks reflects a trend that shows, once again, the contentious interplay between technology, privacy and return on investment.

Texas two-step: Driving Freightliner SD models

  |  May 01, 2015

Test-run in the Freightliner 114SD unladen and a 108SD in a loaded dump application: Freightliner leaned hard on its highway tractors to develop the SD vocational line. That’s a good thing.

Freightliner increasing medium- and severe-duty truck production at N.C. plant

  |  April 29, 2015

Daimler Trucks North America has announced it plans to sharply increase production and employment levels at its Mt. Holly, N.C., truck manufacturing plant over the next three months.

Kenworth adds keyless entry system to T680, T880 trucks

  |  April 28, 2015

Kenworth has announced a remote, keyless entry system available for its T680 and T880 trucks. There are also retrofit kits available for existing models of these trucks.

Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc. tackles tough road, energy, construction projects six decades running

  |  April 28, 2015

The GOH 225- to 250-vehicle heavy construction trucking fleet is comprised predominantly of Mack trucks, including Mack Granite dump trucks.