Truckers are intrigued by the launch of Uber Freight, but they want a lot more details about pricing and how the cloud-based, on-demand, full truck-load freight brokerage will work before signing up.
Traffic congestion on U.S. highways cost the trucking industry more than $63 billion in operating expenses annually, according to a study by the American Transportation Researc
The economic outlook for the trucking industry is turning increasingly positive, according to new reports from FTR Transportation Intelligence and ACT Research.
While trucking technology including new safety features, platooning tools and autonomous driving are moving forward rapidly, weather, traffic and other hurdles still present significant adoption challenges.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia granted the EPA and NHTSA’s request to place a 90-day pause on a lawsuit challenging strict heavy-duty truck emissions rules.
Wrightspeed Inc. and AxleTech International will offer high power regenerative braking systems for heavy-duty range-extended electric vehicles.
Adding side underride guards to trucks and semitrailers may stop passenger vehicles from potentially fatal collisions, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
North American orders for Class 8 trucks climbed 77 percent in April from the same month in FTR Intelligence reported. But orders for medium-duty trucks dropped, ACT Research said.
The California Labor Commissioner ruled that XPO Cartage must pay four drayage truck drivers $855,000 for improperly classifying them as independent contractors when they should have been considered employees.
Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday that it is recalling 228,000 of its 2016 and 2017 Tacoma trucks because of possible oil leaks in the rear differentials that could possibly cause drivers to lose control.