Daimler Trucks North America is recalling 450 Western Star 4900 vehicles because a defect with the aluminum air tanks could increase the risk of a crash.
Daimler AG named Martin Daum, the chief executive of its North American division to head its global truck and bus business.
Opinions are split as to whether the U.S. or Europe is ahead in self-driving truck development. But there’s agreement that the competition to stake a claim to be first with a technology that promises to revolutionize commerce is intensifying.
Daimler Trucks North America is recalling around 770 of its Freightliner trucks because the instrument cluster and turn signals may not work properly.
Daimler Trucks North America will recall more than 200 Sterling Bullet trucks because the alternator may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.
Daimler Trucks North America issues recalls over potential problems with seat belts, powertrain and service brakes.
Daimler Trucks North America is recalling three types of Freightliner trucks because of loose bolts and possible electrical fires.
Daimler Trucks shows off an electric truck and a self-driving truck branded as Mercedes-Benz vehicles at the IAA international Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany.
2018 Freightliner Cascadia development teaches Daimler Trucks North America Chief Executive Martin Daum how technology will dramatically change heavy-duty trucks.