May 24
Ford Motor Co. says it will employ new technology to...
The Servotwin electronic power steering assist module mated to hydraulic steering in a PACCAR cab stores enough boost to steer a commercial truck to safety in case hydraulic power is lost. It also is a building block to allow lane keeping and other semi-autonomous driving technologies.
May 24
The Department of Energy wants to cut medium-duty truck...
May 24
Automotive parts manufacturer Bosch will debut lane keeping...
May 23
Images of the upcoming 2020 Chevrolet Suburban show updated...
trucks on road
May 22
The amount of freight hauled by the trucking industry...
ryder system truck
May 22
Ryder System jumped into the mobile app arena Tuesday with...
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The cost of labor and fuel — the two largest trucking industry expenses — are rising at their fastest rate in years, adding pressure to manufacturers and retailers to raise the price of goods. Drivers are leaving the industry to take jobs in...
Latest Truck Recalls
Ford Motor Co. is recalling 2018 F-650 and F-750 medium-duty trucks because a defect with the hydraulic parking brake cable may cause the vehicles to move unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash. The automaker is also recalling approximately...
New Trucks
May 21|New Trucks
General Motors won’t start selling the next-generation flagship Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup truck until this fall, but it provided Trucks.com with a preview of its technology and driving features at the automaker’s Milford, Mich., proving...
Trucks Entering Terminal Port of Los Angeles
Regulation
May 21|Regulation
A California Supreme Court ruling threatens to upend the use of independent-contractor drivers by motor carriers in the state, creating turmoil for the trucking industry. In Dynamex Operations West Inc. vs. Superior Court, the court adopted a...
The 2019 Silverado RST
New Trucks
May 18|New Trucks
General Motors plans to add a new turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine to the redesigned 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 when it reaches dealers this fall. It will be the first turbo for the automaker’s flagship pickup truck line. The...
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New Trucks
May 18|New Trucks
Dropping off the kids at school in the morning is like driving onto an SUV runway. Usually stressed for time, I hunt for a spot among the sparkly, three-row utility vehicles that line the street. My mom dropped me off in a minivan years ago, but...