Seth Clevenger and Joe Howard

Business, Technology, Equipment

NACV Spotlights Innovations as Firms Brace for Downturn

NACV The NACV exhibit floor. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

ATLANTA — Truck, trailer and component manufacturers unveiled their latest innovations and outlined visions for the industry’s future here at the second edition of the North American Commercial Vehicle Show, while simultaneously preparing for an expected downturn in the equipment market next year.

October 31, 2019
Business

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Dwight Yoakam Entertain Trucking Execs at MCE

Ricky Medlocke at MCE Ricky Medlocke of Lynyrd Skynyrd plays at MCE. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

AUSTIN, Texas — Legendary Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd closed out American Trucking Associations’ 2018 Management Conference & Exhibition with an energizing performance for trucking industry executives.

October 30, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel, Autonomous

Electrification, Technology Take Center Stage at IAA 2018

IAA 2018 The Daimler display at IAA features everything from highway tractors to medium- and light-duty trucks and vans. (Joe Howard/Transport Topics)

HANOVER, Germany — The global truck manufacturers and suppliers exhibiting here at the massive IAA Commercial Vehicles show expressed a broadly shared vision that connectivity, automated driving and electric power are the dominant trends that will mold the future of commercial vehicles.

September 20, 2018