Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

While Self-Driving Car Hype Decelerates, Automated Trucks Grab Attention at CES

Plus.ai exhibit at CES 2020 Self-driving truck startup Plus.ai showcases International and Peterbilt models outfitted with its technology at CES. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

LAS VEGAS — Even as automated vehicle developers tamped down inflated expectations for fully self-driving passenger cars at CES 2020, several companies continued to tout the market potential for highly automated commercial vehicles.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 24, 2020
Business, Technology, Fuel, Autonomous

Kenworth, Peterbilt Exhibit Electric Models at CES

Paccar and Peterbilt lineup at CES Battery-electric and automated trucks from Kenworth and Peterbilt by Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics

LAS VEGAS — Kenworth Truck Co. and Peterbilt Motors Co. highlighted their investments in commercial vehicle electrification by exhibiting a pair of battery-electric truck models at CES.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 9, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Autonomous

CES Exhibitors Envision Electric, Automated Future for Trucking

Exhibit hall floor at CES 2020 CES 2020 attendees peruse the exhibits at the massive technology show in Las Vegas. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

LAS VEGAS — Trucking industry innovators presented their visions for the future of freight here at CES 2020, showcasing technologies ranging from electric-powered trucks and automated driving systems to final-mile software and cybersecurity enhancements.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 9, 2020