Ford Motor Co. recalled 117,000 Ford F-150 pickup trucks, E-Series vans and Escape and Lincoln MKC crossovers to replace improperly tempered bolts in seats and seatbelts.
Demand for trucking and freight services and the rates shippers are paying have improved to their highest levels in years, according to a key industry index.
Göran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks North America, talked to Trucks.com about Volvo’s new models, self-driving trucks and the future of trucking powertrain technology.
Volvo Trucks unveiled the latest model of its Volvo VNL semi-truck Monday, the first full redesign of the trucking industry mainstay since its introduction in 1996.
The advent of electric trucks will affect the financial outlook for vehicle component makers that don’t adapt to the changing market.
Navistar shuffled senior management, naming long-time sales star Michael Cancelliere president of its truck business and William Kozek head of its emerging technology strategy.
Wabco’s deep penetration in brake and stability control systems make it a prime takeover target by a technology firm looking to get into autonomous driving and trucking.