Equipment

Trucking news relating to products large and small that trucking fleets need to run their operations. Additionally, this category provides information about the top executives at these companies.

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Equipment

Class 8 order activity plummets

April 8, 2024
Preliminary data suggests that March’s order activity for Class 8 vehicles fell 34-50% from February. However, this drop aligns with seasonal expectations.
XPO
Equipment

XPO celebrates 30th anniversary of its U.S. trailer manufacturing facility 

April 8, 2024
The XPO plant in Searcy, Arkansas, employs more than 300 people and is among the area’s largest employers.
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Perspectives

Rohlwing: Another EV obstacle—tires

April 5, 2024
Electric trucks wear out tires faster, which adds to TCO. And with few heavy-duty EVs on the road, data is limited as tire-makers work to perfect rubber.
Nikola Corporation
Emissions & Efficiency

Nikola produces 43, wholesales 40 hydrogen fuel cell electric trucks for U.S. customers in Q1 2024

April 5, 2024
"We are on track for a successful 2024 by continuing the momentum set in 2023," said Nikola CEO Steve Girsky.
Shifting Gears

Grease and engine oils: The perfect combination for your fleet's needs

April 3, 2024
The right combination of engine oil and grease helps guarantee your fleet’s engine longevity and maximize performance.