Tesla may not face the expected headwinds posed by weight restrictions or range anxiety as it plans to electrify a Class 8 semi-truck.
Truck maker Paccar is making Bendix collision avoidance systems standard on some of its Peterbilt and Kenworth big rigs. The company made the announcement Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Show.
Peterbilt Motors Co. has completed a large expansion of its truck factory in Denton, Texas, increasing the size of the plant by more than a third.
A trio of Peterbilt work truck models now qualify for nearly $9,000 each in buyer assistance incentives from California’s HVIP program when equipped with a near-zero emissions natural gas engine from Cummins.
Paccar will recall over 2,000 Peterbilt trucks because the brake lights may not function when the brakes are applied, increasing the risk of a crash.
After demonstrating impressive efficiency gains in the recently completed federal government’s SuperTruck 1 program, heavy-duty freight truck and engine makers are being asked to do a lot more in SuperTruck II.
Navistar Inc. is recalling nearly 1,200 heavy duty diesel trucks in the U.S. equipped with defective Cummins engines that could increase the risk of a collision.
Paccar is recalling over 3,000 Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks in the U.S. that are equipped with defective engines from Cummins that could increase the risk of a collision.