More from Jack Roberts

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.

Why Cummins is bringing next-gen engine, truck technology to China before the U.S.

Why Cummins is bringing next-gen engine, truck...

Posted on Apr 18, 2014

I hate math. And math hates me. But I’m going to put aside my loathing of this particular discipline for ...

Cummins’ new truck, ISG diesel platform for China offers a peek at engine advances coming to the U.S.

Cummins’ new truck, ISG diesel platform for China...

Posted on Apr 09, 2014

Cummins Engine along with Foton, one of China's leading heavy truck producers,  introduced a new truck model powered by the ...

TEST DRIVE: Peterbilt’s new Model 567 is a head-turner and a breeze to maneuver (VIDEO)

TEST DRIVE: Peterbilt’s new Model 567 is a...

Posted on Mar 03, 2014

Given the realities of truck design today, Peterbilt’s Model 567 simply did not spring into existence all on its own. The ...

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider kits reveal interesting hauling possibilities for cost-minded contractors

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider...

Posted on Feb 04, 2014

The first part of my test drive began westbound on Interstate 80 out of Salt Lake City, on the level ...

Automatic or Manual?

Automatic or Manual?

Posted on Nov 06, 2013

More choices — and it’s not just what you ‘feel’ like Revolutions can be subtle things. Unless there’s an army or ...

Navistar loses $247 million in Q3, cuts 500 employees from workforce

Navistar loses $247 million in Q3, cuts 500 employees...

Posted on Sep 04, 2013

Navistar’s efforts to restore the company’s profitability took a logical yet unenviable turn Tuesday as the company announced plans to ...

Auto for the People: Automatic, automated transmissions make a push in heavy-duty commercial trucks

Auto for the People: Automatic, automated transmissions...

Posted on Jul 01, 2013

That’s what makes trucking today so interesting: It is going through several revolutions and evolutions at the moment. The advent ...

2012 Ford F-150 XLT

Next-generation engine oil a vital part of heavy-duty...

Posted on Jun 03, 2013

If recent announcements from truck manufacturers are any indication, the next generation of heavy-duty truck models and engines will be ...

NTEA: Reading Truck and Body in ‘optimistic,...

Posted on Mar 07, 2013

Live coverage from NTEA: The Work Truck Show Reading Truck and Body President and CEO Brian Nadel admits that his company ...

NTEA: Nissan enters compact van market in a big way

Posted on Mar 07, 2013

Live coverage from NTEA: The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis It's hard to believe that just five years ago, Nissan, a ...

NTEA: Ford shows its new take on commercial van design...

Posted on Mar 07, 2013

Live coverage from NTEA: The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis INDIANAPOLIS–Ford  Motor Co.'s introduced on March 7 its all-new Transit chassis ...

NTEA: What’s up with Sprinter?

Posted on Mar 07, 2013

A lot, as it happens. Following the disillusion of the Daimler-Chrysler merger in 2008, Sprinter has flown under the radar ...

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