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Japanese company wants to fight driver shortage with flying trucks

Japanese company wants to fight “driver shortage” with flying trucks

This week, a Japanese company announced that it is partnering with an American helicopter manufacturer to develop a driverless "flying truck" designed to combat perceived labor shortages in the trucking industry.
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VIDEO: Get a look at the new Kenworth W990

Kenworth has released their new W990 model and you can get a closer look at the interior and exterior of the truck in this promotional video.
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Elon Musk blames “extreme shortage” of car carrier trailers for Tesla Model 3 delivery...

Tesla founder Elon Musk has many people within the trucking industry scratching their heads after he blamed slow distribution of the Tesla Model 3 on a shortage of car carrier trailers.
Over 11,000 Kenworths recalled for defect that may prevent driver from being warned about engine problems

Over 11,000 Kenworths recalled for defect that may prevent driver from being warned about...

Thousands of Kenworth trucks have been recalled for a defect that could result in engine failure or a crash.
Volvo debuts new truck -- without a cab

Volvo debuts new truck — without a cab

Today Volvo Trucks debuted a new model that is so autonomous that you couldn't put a driver inside it if you wanted to.
California troopers pull in a Tesla Semi for inspection

California troopers pull in a Tesla Semi for inspection

Troopers at the California Highway Patrol's (CHP) Donner Pass Inspection Center recently shared their close encounter with a Tesla Semi.

GPS devices for your truck

No matter if you're over the road, local, night time or day time, GPS devices can come in handy. Especially when you're looking for alternate routes, toll free roads, or a way to bypass...
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Indiana man builds motorcycles from semi truck parts for riders who “hate getting killed”

An Indiana trucking company owner has created a unique series of motorcycles from heavy duty truck parts to provide riders with a safer (and way more bada$$) experience. Jim Gesto of South Bend, Indiana, owns Belle...
9 essential products for keeping your truck's interior clean

9 essential products for keeping your truck’s interior clean

We all know that it can be hard to keep the inside of your truck clean, but it is IMPOSSIBLE if you don't have the right tools!
Over 11,000 Kenworths recalled for defect that may prevent driver from being warned about engine problems

Over 18,000 Freightliner Cascadias recalled for brake defect that could increase crash risk

Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 18,000 Freightliner Cascadia trucks for a brake caliper defect that could make a crash more likely.

TRUKR STIK: Check out this trucker-designed mirror squeegee!

A trucker unable to find a squeegee made for convex vehicle mirrors decided to invent one -- check out the TRUKR STIK in action below.
Bestselling writer says truckers are in no danger of losing jobs to robots

Bestselling writer says truckers are in no danger of losing jobs to robots

In spite of the fact that many companies are pressing forward with autonomous driving technology for the trucking industry, author Malcom Gladwell says that truckers and other blue collar workers are actually at a lower risk of losing their jobs to robots than white collar workers.

Your ONE20 ELD and apps won’t work anymore in less than a month

ONE20 Inc. has announced that they are going out of business and that their ELD devices and apps will soon be non-functional. 

U2 rockers Bono and The Edge disclosed as investors in freight-booking startup Convoy

A Silicon Valley-based freight-booking startup announced this morning that U2 band members Bono and The Edge have "invested in the future of trucking by supporting Convoy."

New Samsung SD card allows for 43,000 hours of continuous recording

If you rely on your dash cam to back you up in case of a crash but find that your SD card is always dying, Samsung's new PRO Endurance SD microSDHC/microSDXC card might be just the thing you need. 
Peterbilt is at work on an all-electric Class 8 truck

Peterbilt is at work on an all-electric Class 8 truck

Peterbilt announced yesterday that it would be joining the increasingly competitive electric truck market. 

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