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Coming Attractions

Better aerodynamics, improved oils, enhanced stability ... and trucks that drive themselves? They may be closer than you think.

“Some of the things that are happening now are making the average driver closer to the best driver.” – Jennifer Rumsey, Cummins At first glance there was nothing unusual about the two trucks and three cars merging with other traffic …Continue

Big Gains, Super Trucks

Manufacturers close in on trucks which will offer 10 mpg

NASHVILLE, TN — At a time when a truck’s typical fuel economy floats around 6 mpg (39 litres/100 km), the promise of 10 mpg (23.5 litres/100 km) may seem like a pipe dream. But the dream may be closer to …Continue

Future Fuels

Diesel will dominate industry even if prices soar, Petroleum Council says

NASHVILLE, TN — Don’t expect the smell of diesel to disappear anytime soon. A recent study by the U.S. National Petroleum Council, Advancing Technology for America’s Transportation Future, suggests that diesel will remain the trucking industry’s dominant fuel source in …Continue