The Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it was revisiting provisions in its GHG Phase 2 rule for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
Orders for new trucks in the heaviest Class 8 weight segment continue to outperform last year’s numbers, increasing month-to-month and year-to-date.
Electronic logging device companies are expecting a sales surge at year-end as a federal mandate requiring truckers to use the digital equipment takes effect Dec. 18.
Ford Motor Co. is adding 2018 F-150 Police Responder pickup truck to its lineup of police vehicle offerings.
The American Trucking Associations forecasts freight volume will grow 2.8 percent this year and then accelerate over the next five years to 3.4 percent.
With just five months until truckers must use electronic logging devices to track their driving time, it’s not clear how the program will be enforced.
As technology allows shipping companies to digitally track big rigs, the industry is asking if it's time to change the way truckers are paid.
The driver turnover pace for U.S. truck fleets rose in the first quarter of 2017. Despite the increase, rates remain at historically low levels.