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Self-driving vehicle lane planned for major Michigan interstate

Michigan transportation officials are working with a tech startup to devote a lane of traffic on a busy interstate to autonomous vehicles.

Werner to use self-driving trucks on 600 mile lane deemed ‘unappealing’ for human truck...

Werner Enterprises in partnership with autonomous vehicle tech company Aurora Innovation, Inc. launched a commercial pilot program in Texas.

Colorado is “leading on clean trucks” despite recent delay on clean-truck policies, officials say

Colorado officials say they are excited about the future of “zero-emission trucks” after holding a press conference discussing going green in Colorado on Tuesday.  The press conference held on...

Volvo issues recall after using substitute parts during cabinet assembly

Volvo has issued a recall for a small number of trucks due to improperly installed in-cab cabinets.  The Volvo Trucks New River Valley production facility in Virginia corrected the...
Truck Emissions

White House announces sweeping plan to slash emissions from ‘dirty diesel trucks’

Protection Agency (EPA) announced a major plan to curb emissions from heavy duty trucks.

Connecticut State Police used drone to catch truckers trying to evade weigh station

Connecticut State Police (CSP) shared details about a recent enforcement effort conducted in partnership with federal agencies intended to help identify motor carriers illegally transporting harmful devices and materials.

WATCH: First-ever time an electric truck pulls a full-sized Cup Series hauler to...

On Thursday, Team Penske and Freightliner say that they made history by using an eCascadia semi truck to pull a full-sized Team Penske racecar hauler to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum ahead of...

Company to operate nation’s first ‘Driver Out’ trucking lane hauling freight for Union Pacific

Autonomous driving technology company TuSimple announced on Tuesday that they have entered into a partnership with railroad giant Union Pacific to haul freight in Arizona.

VIDEO: Company demos fifth wheel tech designed to prevent deadly truck rollovers

A truck safety technology company recently released dramatic video highlighting a product designed to prevent truck rollovers.

Weigh Station sensors now monitor the condition of your tires on I-81

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is looking to expand current road sensor technology aimed at detecting unsafe tires.  The Tire Anomaly and Classification System (TACS) is a series...

Nikola gives up on $2B lawsuit against Tesla’s electric semi design

Nikola has given up on a lawsuit against Tesla over the design of their electric semi truck.  The Nikola lawsuit alleged that Tesla’s electric semi truck design infringes on...

Watch ‘world’s first’ big rig run from Tucson to Phoenix without a human in...

An autonomous driving tech company recently shared dash cam video featuring a semi truck's 80 mile trek on public roadways without a human safety driver on board. According...

Nikola agrees to pay $125M for misrepresenting their electric semi truck’s capabilities

Nikola has agreed to pay $125 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission to settle charges claiming the company defrauded investors by misleading them about their products, technical capabilities, and business prospects. 

Oregon approves ‘Clean Trucks Rule’ to crack down on diesel-powered vehicles

Oregon officials have passed a new rule that will require truck manufacturers to shift sales toward zero-emissions electric vehicles starting in 2025.

VIDEO: This futuristic concept truck is being pitched as ‘home away from home’

A Chinese auto company has released a new concept truck that they say will soon be a trucker’s ‘home away from home.’ The futuristic, hybrid, autonomous concept rig is...

WATCH: Truck trailer screen shows driver’s view of the road

This quick video clip shows off some interesting truck tech that helps other drivers get a better idea of what's happening in front of the truck they're driving behind.