Kenworth has delivered two prototype Kenworth T680 tractors – equipped with a series hybrid-electric propulsion system – to Total Transportation Systems in Southern California.
Fleet managers acquiring electric vehicles need to be making detailed long-term plans and calculations for electrification, a recent study explains.
Volvo Trucks North America has spent the better part of the past two years learning what it takes to run electric trucks through its LIGHTS program.
Kenworth says it achieved record Class 8 and medium-duty market share in the U.S. and Canada in 2020.
North America’s Class 8 truck orders are robust, just as the manufacturer rolls out its New Model 579 tractor. The extensive upgrade to its on-highway truck model begins production in April.
Canada’s largest food retailer is automating service data and workflow processes and realizing lower maintenance management costs
Mitchell 1 has updated the labor estimate guide in its TruckSeries truck repair information software.
Ensure you have a robust training program, both at program inception and ongoing, for newly hired employees.
If you ever doubted that an electric truck or two would soon be in your yard, better revise your thinking. Whether using batteries or a hydrogen fuel cell, they’re coming on stronger than anyone thought they would.
Small, large and 3PL fleets agree that one positive benefit from COVID-19 is how fleet managers, drivers, and technicians communicate.
Volvo believes taking a life-cycle approach to batteries will help accelerate the adoption of zero-emissions vehicles, like this electric compact excavator and Volvo FE Electric truck.
Are parts and service professionals ready for electric trucks?