2019 NACV

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
November 5, 2019 5:45 PM, EST

Cummins Puts Faith in Diesel, Readies for Hydrogen

Cummins exhibit at 2019 NACV

ATLANTA — Cummins Inc., underscoring its belief in the power of choice, announced its latest advances in fuel efficiency for its heavy-duty diesel engines and showcased hydrogen fuel cell technology in its own Class 8 demonstration model.

Business, Technology, Equipment

ZF Announces OEM Launches for Automated Steering, New Transmission


ATLANTA — Component supplier ZF Group announced that its active steering technology and new automatic transmission soon will become available in North America.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Kenworth, Toyota Partner on Hydrogen Fuel Cell Class 8 Trucks

Kenworth, Toyota partner

ATLANTA — Kenworth Truck Co. announced it is collaborating with Toyota Motor North America to develop 10 heavy-duty zero-emission Kenworth T680s powered by Toyota hydrogen fuel cell electric powertrains.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Great Dane Introduces ‘FleetPulse’ Smart Trailer System

Great Dane

ATLANTA — Great Dane has introduced FleetPulse, its new smart trailer telematics system that is the result of a three-year project. It is available now and intended to begin to prepare a foundation for trailers in the emerging world of electrification, autonomy and smart distribution centers.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

FlowBelow Announces Deals with Daimler, Navistar


ATLANTA — FlowBelow Aero Inc., a manufacturer of aerodynamic products for tractors and trailers, said it has secured deals with truck makers Daimler Trucks North America and Navistar Inc.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment

Dana Announces Partnerships for Electric Vehicles

Dana's Steve Slesinski announces the company's new partnerships

ATLANTA — Dana Inc. announced three partnerships intended to advance its electrified powertrain business, including one with an unidentified major North American commercial-vehicle manufacturer to supply complete e-powertrain systems for a medium-duty vehicle program beginning next year.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Fuel

NACFE Run On Less Regional Demonstration Achieves 8.3 MPG Average

NACFE's Mike Roeth discusses results of Run On Less Regional

ATLANTA — Over the course of 18 days, trucks participating in a demonstration by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency showed significant improvements in fuel efficiency through investments in technology and skilled drivers.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
October 27, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Fuel

NACV to Feature Top Truck Makers, Industry Suppliers

2017 North American Commercial Vehicle Show

The trucking industry’s premier players are set to land in Atlanta for the biennial North American Commercial Vehicle Show.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
October 25, 2019


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