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Truck tire technology that bridges the efficiency, durability divide

The common truck tire creation adage used to be: Lower rolling resistance and increased efficiency come at the cost of tire durability. Today, that adage might not hold so true.

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Are we at the automated manual transmission service tipping point?

The latest exclusive truck service data from Decisiv sure seems to indicate just that.

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Decarbonizing trailers? New technology couples with sustainability

Lighter-weight builds, improved thermal performance are driving sustainability efforts in the trailer segment.

What can’t you see on your commercial vehicle?

Cameras are providing context to situations where fingers are too often pointed at commercial drivers.

Electrification is impacting transportation refrigeration units

If you’re going to decarbonize your tractors, you have to start looking at reefer units too.

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Analyzing service trends of aging trucks

Whether you own and operate five trucks or five hundred trucks, visibility into the repair process and communication that allows you to understand the maintenance.

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Peterbilt Model 589 walk around

A big truck launch needs a big venue, and the Texas Motor Speedway in Dallas was happy to oblige.

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The electric truck impact on a dealer’s role, OEM technology development

Decarbonization talk has moved, at least in the battery electric truck segment, toward equipment and infrastructure support.

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Inside an autonomous truck chassis

Let’s pop the hood and actually see the redundancy that’s required to make autonomous trucks possible.

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Avoiding wheel end maintenance complications

Here are the unintended component service consequences that come from fixing related equipment.

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The spec’ing decisions that power electric trucks

When it comes to medium-duty EVs, it’s not just all about range.

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The Inflation Reduction Act electric vehicle, charging opportunities

Tax credits for EV purchase and charging investments are ripe for the taking if you know how to properly implement them.

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