Mountain View platooning startup Peloton wins $60 million in financing from Intel Capital, Lockheed Martin, UPS Strategic Enterprise, Volvo Group and more.
Commercial vehicles aren’t the only mode of transportation that can be automated, but when it comes to urban spaces, such self-driving trucks and delivery vans will be the early movers in the autonomous driving revolution, according to panelists at the Empire State of Mobility Conference in New York.
Modeled after commodities exchanges for gold, wheat and oil, TransVix will allow shippers, carriers, brokers and speculators to hedge against or bet on volatility by trading futures contracts
The USPS is being targeted by a Republican Congress for a refresh. The resulting streamlined agency could be in a better position to compete with UPS and FedEx, especially as e-commerce demand grows.
Trucking and logistics industries still waiting for President Trump’s infrastructure plan following Tuesday’s address to Congress.
San Francisco startup Starsky Robotics unveiled a remote control system for self-driving trucks Tuesday, just days after Embark, another California startup announced its own strategy for autonomous truck highway driving.
A recent report from the University of Michigan suggests that Americans are nervous about cyber-criminals accessing autonomous cars
Electric truck and drone maker Workhorse Group hopes its $3-a-share public offering will help alleviate its cash flow concerns.
Transportation professionals highlight connected operations, “Uberized” loads, self-driving rigs and drones as key innovations that will shake up the trucking industry.
Recent court rulings against the California Trucking Association and Swift Transportation have dealt setbacks to the trucking industry’s practice of classifying drivers as independent contractors.