The head of the fourth largest trucking company in the world envisions self-driving trucks being on the road in just 5 to 10 years.
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A tractor trailer concept from Volvo is claimed to use 30% less fuel, thanks to higher aerodynamic efficiency, lower weight and low rolling resistance tires.
Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025: world premiere of the spectacular study of tomorrow’s autonomous trucks at the IAA commercial truck show in Germany.
Big rig trucks rule America’s highways, and their big diesel engines – and their accompanying smoke stacks – are some of the biggest polluters in the nation. The modern semi engine is significantly cleaner than the last generations’ rigs, for sure, but the sheer volume of trucks and the extreme miles they cover annually still […]
[social_buttons] The tapering tail is no secret among scientists for improving stability and fuel efficiency. Many high-mileage concept cars feature just such a design to smooth the aerodynamics of the vehicle. Now imagine applying the same concept to container trucks that log more miles in a year than most of us travel in five. A […]