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Jack Roberts is executive editor for CCJ and equipment editor for its sister magazine Overdrive. Roberts joined Randall-Reilly in 1995 as associate editor of Equipment World magazine and began covering both heavy-duty and light trucks in 1996. In 2006 he was the founding editor of Total Landscape Care before joining CCJ's staff in 2008.

Caterpillar will continue using Navistar engines in vocational truck line despite production split

Caterpillar will continue using Navistar engines in...

Posted on Jul 29, 2015

Caterpillar has decided to amicably end its on-highway truck production partnership with Navistar and venture out on its own, moving production of the ...

Samsung’s “see-through” semi truck is neat, but its existence hints at a much more exciting future for transportation (VIDEO)

Samsung’s “see-through” semi truck is...

Posted on Jul 06, 2015

Korean tech giant Samsung has revealed what it calls the “Safety Truck,” aimed at helping those attempting to pass big ...

TEST DRIVE: Freightliner’s 108SD, 114SD work trucks blend power, serious comfort on long haul through Texas hill country

TEST DRIVE: Freightliner’s 108SD, 114SD work...

Posted on Jun 15, 2015

What do you do if you’re Freightliner and your OTR market share numbers are in the stratosphere? You turn your ...

What it’s like to operate a self-driving big rig: First ride in Freightliner’s autonomous Inspiration (PHOTOS)

What it’s like to operate a self-driving big rig:...

Posted on May 11, 2015

I just finished a drive into the future. And it was pretty uneventful. I mean that in the most positive ...

A closer look at the front end.

Freightliner unveils first self-driving truck that will...

Posted on May 05, 2015

Freightliner did it. If you’re one of the many who scoffed at the idea of a commercially-viable self-driving truck, or at ...

FIRST DRIVE: A bit of wheel time with Mack’s mDrive HD, the AMT built for construction

FIRST DRIVE: A bit of wheel time with Mack’s...

Posted on May 01, 2015

Mack announced at the World of Concrete Show in February that it was launching a new, "ruggedized" version of its mDrive ...

Cummins gives sneak peek at 2017 ISX15, announces telematics updates

Cummins gives sneak peek at 2017 ISX15, announces...

Posted on Mar 27, 2015

Cummins offered a sneak-peek at its 2017 greenhouse gas engine technology at the inaugural press conference at the 2015 Mid-America Trucking ...

International’s WorkStar and DuraStar vocational trucks are about to get a whole lot smarter

International’s WorkStar and DuraStar vocational...

Posted on Mar 05, 2015

International Trucks announced that it is taking its onboard computing capabilities to the next level in its vocational truck line. At ...

Seismic tech shift led by Apple, Google and Tesla will rock transportation and the commercial truck market

Seismic tech shift led by Apple, Google and Tesla will...

Posted on Mar 04, 2015

  If you follow me on Twitter you know I tweet out stories I run across that highlight new technology in the ...

Cummins, Eaton say SmartAdvantage is only the beginning of their powertrain collaborations

Cummins, Eaton say SmartAdvantage is only the beginning...

Posted on Feb 16, 2015

During a press briefing at the American Trucking Association's Trucking Maintenance Council annual meeting in Nashville Sunday morning, Eaton and Cummins ...

First and 10 at the 50: Where things stand with Navistar

First and 10 at the 50: Where things stand with...

Posted on Feb 10, 2015

If you follow me on Twitter, you know I spent a day this week at Navistar’s Financial Meeting, where the company explained to ...

Peterbilt’s unveiling a new Model 567 config perfect for concrete contractors at World of Concrete

Peterbilt’s unveiling a new Model 567 config...

Posted on Jan 19, 2015

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it will be unveiling a major new product configuration ideal for concrete contractors and other weight-conscious ...

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