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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.

Tech company hires ‘WORLD’S FIRST REMOTE TRUCK DRIVER’ amid U.S. operations launch

Swedish tech company Einride announced that they've created a new type of truck driver job as they begin operations within the United States.
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FMCSA warns that upcoming 3G sunsetting could render some ELDs obsolete

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently issued a notice to motor carriers on how Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) could be affected by upcoming changes to network services.

Feds slap Navistar with $52 million fine, order company to buy and destroy old...

This week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued heavy-duty engine maker Navistar a hefty civil penalty for violations of the Clean Air Act. On October 25, the...

Trucker supervises autonomous rig as it cruises around Tucson

A former truck driver has taken on the trucking job of the future - supervising autonomous trucks are they make their way through the city.  Maureen “Mo” Fitzgerald says...

First Tesla semi charger spotted at Nevada facility

Tesla’s first semi truck Megacharger has been deployed at the Tesla factory in Nevada.  The electric semi truck charger was first spotted on Tuesday, October 12th at the Tesla...

New video shows off self-driving Volvo VNL prototype

This week, Volvo Trucks shared a video to introduce the company's first commercial autonomous truck for the U.S. market.

Self-driving trucks to haul FedEx loads along I-45 corridor in Texas as part of...

On Wednesday, autonomous truck tech company Aurora announced an "industry-first" partnership with PACCAR and FedEx to conduct a commercial pilot program in Texas.

New York State moves to ban the sale of diesel-powered vehicles

y announced plans to ban the sale of gas and diesel-powered vehicles in coming years in an effort to slow greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution.

VIDEO: You’d need x-ray vision to drive this military truck that can lay its...

deo of an unusual truck used by the British armed forces that's capable of laying out a roadway for itself.

Nikola awarded $2M in grants just two weeks after founder indicted for fake hydrogen...

Just two weeks after its former founder was indicted for alleged fraud, Nikola has been awarded a $2 million grant by the Department of Energy (DOE) for its work on hydrogen powered...

Nebraska troopers to deploy drones to help ‘save time and money for the trucking...

The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) announced a new program that will involve the use of drones in crash investigations to help clear roads more quickly, saving drivers time and possibly preventing secondary crashes.

VIDEO: Get a closer look at that wild Teton Pass runaway truck arrestor test...

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is giving viewers a closer look at a jaw dropping test of the runaway truck arrestor system on Teton Pass.

Company demos driverless truck tech in traffic without a human safety driver in ‘significant...

A California tech company reports that they've achieved a major milestone in their quest for totally autonomous truck technology with a demonstration that was completed without any assistance from a human driver or remote operator.

‘Zero emission’ semi truck maker charged with securities fraud over alleged faked demo video

The founder of a prominent electric semi truck manufacturer has been indicted on multiple fraud charges for allegedly making false claims about the truck to deceive investors.