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Tesla is putting out a call for electric Semi Service Technicians

Tesla is already on the hunt for candidates interested in helping found their upcoming “Semi Service Program” ahead of the electric rig’s rollout.  While the exact production date of...

Clutch issue prompts recall of more than 6,000 semi trucks

More than 6,000 Freightliner Cascadias and Western Star 4700 semi trucks have been recalled due to an issue that could lead to clutch disengagement.  Daimler Trucks North America issued...

Freight ‘drop zones’ for truckers becoming a reality thanks to Cali startup

A San Francisco startup is developing a business that it believes will keep truckers from being held up at receiver yards.  The company, called Baton, recently raised $10.5M to...

Arizona DOT agrees to data sharing partnership with self-driving truck company

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) and Embark Trucks Inc. have agreed to work together to share information to promote safety in highway work zones when automated vehicles are deployed.

Tesla encouraging review of regulations barring their new rig from Australian roads

A document published this month reveals that Tesla is looking to change size regulations that would bar Tesla semi trucks from hitting Australian roads.  According to CNet, the document...

Impact of self-driving trucks may not be as scary as once predicted, study reveals

A study conducted by the U.S. Department of Transportation earlier this year revealed the vast uncertainty regarding the impact on the labor force due to the increasing shift towards automated driving.

Freightliner gaining on Tesla as their Electric semi truck hits the actual road

Freightliner is gaining traction over Tesla when it comes to electric semi trucks and actual performance OTR.  With the recent completion of 700,000 miles and 233 cross-country trips traveled...

“Spy” drone footage of Tesla semi truck leaves us wondering if the rig will...

Drone footage of a Tesla semi truck speeding around a test track in California was captured last week leaving us wondering - just when will the Tesla semi truck actually be released?
Speed Limiters

Truckers fire back after ATA asks FMCSA for speed limiter mandate

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) has issued a firm rebuke after a recent request by the American Trucking Associations (ATA) to require speed limiters on semi trucks.

WATCH: ‘Dead Silent’ Tesla spotted hauling trailer

A Tesla semi truck prototype was recently spotted hauling a trailer along a highway in California, and witnesses are impressed.  In the clip, what appears to be an original...

Pilot is stepping into a new era of truck stops with focus on food,...

The recently renamed Pilot company is looking to improve its public perception by revamping the way it serves professional truckers and the motoring public in general.  Following a name...

VIDEO: The newest version of the Tesla semi-truck is ready for its close-up

Tesla’s most recent electric semi truck prototype has been spotted, and the jury’s out on whether or not it will get truckers excited about the “future of trucking.”

Redesigned Model 579 is ‘the most reliable truck ever designed by Peterbilt,’ company says

This week, Petebilt gave the world a look at the new Model 579, which the company designed to be more aerodynamic and fuel-efficient.

Specially designed rig will act as crash pad for truckers while construction closes runaway...

Truckers who lose control at the bottom of a freeway in Australia are expected to crash into the back of a specially designed truck for the duration of construction, officials say. 

The yet-to-be-released Tesla semi truck has already gotten a facelift

A subtly redesigned Tesla semi truck prototype was spotted in California this week.  The updated electric semi truck prototype was spotted on a trailer in Sacramento, California on February...

Tesla will not go through with the production of semi trucks until it can...

The production of Tesla’s upcoming electric semi truck is on hold until the company can successfully mass produce its own batteries, Musk said during a company call on this week. 
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