Finding safe truck parking has been a challenge for the industry, but the rising popularity of mobile apps that provide parking information among other insights could be a viable first step to solving the problem.
Inventory for used commercial trucks dipped in December, but is expected to rise steadily following an uptick in new truck orders in January. Used truck values will also benefit from the increased activity.
The Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association and the Racing Enthusiasts and Suppliers Coalition are seeking to overturn parts of the Environmental Protection Agency’s stringent Phase 2 greenhouse gas standards.
Six large trucking companies are seeking Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration approval to use hair analysis instead of urine testing as part of their pre-employment screening process of truck drivers.
The Environmental Protection Agency alleges that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles failed to report software that allows Ram trucks and Jeep sport-utility vehicle diesel engines to emit harmful levels of nitrogen oxides.