This time-lapse video shows how General Motors breathes life into the Duramax turbodiesel V8 engine found in many heavy-duty pickup trucks.
Automotive supplier ZF’s heavy-duty electronic parking brake will debut in the light truck segment, starting with the 2018 Ford F-150.
Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies unveiled its first collaborative effort, the Endurant, a 12-speed automated transmission.
With colossal turbo-diesel engines and titanic torque ratings, today’s full-size heavy-duty pickups from Ford, Nissan, Ram and General Motors are in an all-out battle for towing supremacy.
Achates Power is developing its highly efficient opposed-piston engine for as many as a dozen major car and truck engine manufacturers and expects the first commercial application to hit the highways by 2020.
Trade imbalances have stranded a surplus of shipping containers in some regions, prompting entrepreneurs to recycle them into housing, stores and micro-farms.
The world’s fastest heavy-duty truck, a 2,400-horsepower customized Volvo FH, clocks in at 105 mph during 0.62-mile run.
Rising fuel economy demands and more stringent environmental regulations have prompted Cummins to unveils two new heavy-duty truck engines.