Oshkosh won the U.S. Postal Service contract to replace its aging mail trucks in a fair competition, according to its chief executive.
All signs indicate the e-commerce boom - sparked by the global COVID pandemic - will speed electric commercial vehicle adoption.
Volvo Trucks is pushing rapidly into heavy-duty electric trucks and believes that they could be accounting for half its sales in some markets.
The driver shortage ranked No. 1 yet again in the American Transportation Research Institute’s 2020 survey of the most critical issues facing the trucking industry.
General Motors said Tuesday it would build an electric version of its Chevrolet Silverado electric pickup at the Hamtramck, Mich., factory is rebuilding to produce electric and autonomous vehicles.
A series of recent deals involving Volvo, Aurora and Plus demonstrates how the journey to autonomous trucking is gaining speed.
Commercial and freight truck movement accounts for close to 25% of transportation greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S, according to federal data.
The U.S. Postal Service said it wants its next mail truck to be electric, but it needs Congressional support to make that happen.
Electric truck manufacturer Workhorse Group said it is exploring ways to challenge losing a U.S. Postal Service contract to build the next-generation mail truck.
After years of delays and deliberations, the U.S. Postal Service awarded a 10-year contract to Oshkosh Defense to produce the next mail truck.