Industry begins to accept expensive natural gas engines running on cheaper fuel, in spite of power and range tradeoffs.
Bridgestone officials say the company has redoubled its focus on delivering value to "the boss," its commercial customers.
The DT12 will be available in the Freightliner Cascadia Evolution starting in May 2013.
The national average diesel price soared to $3.96 a gallon — 13 cents per gallon higher than the same week last year.
Clean diesel engines will continue to be the dominant power source for heavy-duty vehicles in the United States for decades, says a Department of Energy study.
There’s no need to panic when a DPF light signals routine regeneration — at least in most cases.
Reports from operators show roughly a 30 percent rise in new-tractor pricing between 2006 and 2012 model years. Find out how operators are reacting to that rise -- and some advice -- in supplementary reporting on the No. 5 top challenge to owner-operator businesses.
The company’s new Precedent line of temperature-control trailer systems reduces fuel costs.
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