Category: Trucks

ALL-NEW 2017 TOYOTA TACOMA TRD PRO

Whether tackling treacherous snow-covered terrain, driving off the beaten path, or surviving extreme conditions where roads fear to tread, the adrenaline-pumping TRD Pro Series from Toyota is up for any challenge. Two years ago, the TRD Pro Series arose from…
2017 NISSAN TITAN SINGLE CAB MODEL

New TITAN XD and TITAN Single Cabs join currently available TITAN XD and TITAN Crew Cabs at Nissan dealerships in late fall First single cab in TITAN history, offers Nissan durability and innovation in ideal fleet/work truck configuration Equipped with…
CHEVROLET’S NEW LOW CAB FORWARD TRUCKS HEADING TO DEALERS NATIONWIDE

DETROIT – Chevrolet’s new Low Cab Forward trucks are now shipping to Chevrolet dealers across the country, marking Chevrolet’s return to the medium duty market. The new Low Cab Forward series strengthens Chevrolet’s expansive truck portfolio, which includes midsize, light…
GM AND NAVISTAR REACH COMMERCIAL VEHICLE AGREEMENT

Conventional Cab trucks to enter market in 2018 DETROIT and LISLE, Ill. – General Motors Co. and Navistar have reached a long-term agreement to develop and assemble future medium-duty, conventional cab Class 4/5 commercial vehicles, allowing Navistar to strengthen its…

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 18, 2015 – Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety compliance recall for approximately 26,400 2011-2013 and 2015 model year F-650 and F-750 vehicles in North America for a safety compliance issue with FMVSS 210 regarding seat…
2016 RAM 3500 WITH 900 LB.-FT. OF TORQUE

July 22, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – The first 2016 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty with a ground-stomping, best-in-class 900 lb.-ft. of torque rolls off the line at FCA’s Saltillo Truck Assembly Plant. Of course it’s a Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn.…
CHEVROLET RE-ENTERS LOW CAB FORWARD TRUCK MARKET

Six models broaden choices for fleet and commercial customers DETROIT – Chevrolet announced today it will offer low cab forward medium-duty trucks in the U.S. in 2016, returning the brand to a growing segment of the commercial vehicle market and…
DAIMLER TRUCKS DRIVES FIRST AUTONOMOUS TRUCK PUBLIC ROADS

Las Vegas, Nevada – Daimler Trucks has become the world’s first manufacturer to be granted a road licence for an autonomous heavy-duty truck. The first journey in the so-called Freightliner Inspiration Truck, which took place on U.S. highway 15 in…

NEW VOLVO TRUCKS 6X2 SUSPENSION OFFERS 4X2 FLEXIBILITY Volvo Trucks in North America today introduced Adaptive Loading, a new 6×2 liftable forward axle that automatically adjusts to load weight changes and offers 4×2 operation under certain conditions. Volvo demonstrated Adaptive…

The new Volvo FL and Volvo FMX are now available at Euro-6 with the option of a four-door crew cab for operations such as fire and rescue services or roadside assistance. The crew cabs offer the same high level of…

Volvo Trucks has developed new technology which can eliminate the risk of accidents caused by a limited field of vision as it enables a vehicle to do a 360 degree scan of everything in its surroundings. The vehicle evaluates information…

Ford Transit, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Ram ProMaster Projected to Have Improved MPG and Higher Residual Values SANTA MONICA, Calif. (September 18, 2014) – ALG, the analytics division of TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE), today released the ALG Industry Report for September…

The Mercedes-Benz Actros has made a winning start to a bold new initiative designed to prove beyond all doubt that as well as being the smartest, most reliable and driver-friendly truck on the road, it’s a champion at the pumps…

Volvo Trucks has announced that the new series, Euro 6-compliant FM, is now available fully configured for car transporter applications. Specifications of the new Volvo FM car transporter, configured as a low height, sleeper cab 6×2 rigid, were revealed to…
Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience Concept Truck

The Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience concept truck is the latest in our fleet efficiency program. The one-of-a-kind prototype offers a whole package of firsts. The tractor has very advanced aerodynamics and is powered by a prototype advanced turbine-powered, range-extending series…

PORTLAND, Ore. – May 13, 2014 – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that the JOST International JSK36 lightweight fifth wheel is now the standard fifth wheel for all Freightliner truck models. The JSK36 is also available as a published…

On May 7th UD Trucks, part of the Volvo Group, launched the new Quon, a new truck specifically designed to meet the transportation industry’s challenges with rising costs and a shrinking driver base by optimising driver and transport efficiency. The focus…

Volvo Trucks is now expanding its model range with a low-entry version of the new Volvo FE for Euro-6. The Volvo FE LEC (Low Entry Cab) has been specially designed for refuse operations and city distribution. The cab features a…