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USDOT commits to accelerating autonomous vehicle safety innovations

USDOT commits to accelerating autonomous vehicle safety...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 18, 2016

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently outlined at the North American International Auto Show several initiatives set for 2016 to remove ...

Caltrans gets grant to update traffic data collection equipment and software

Caltrans gets grant to update traffic data collection...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 06, 2016

The California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, has given the California Department of Transportation ...

Drive Safely Work Week promotes planning ahead

Drive Safely Work Week promotes planning ahead

Posted by Chris Hill on Oct 06, 2015

The annual Drive Safely Work Week (DSWW), now in its 19th year, focuses on planning as a part of safe driving ...

Tennessee DOT, Governor’s Highway Safety Office announced $17.8 million in highway safety grants

Tennessee DOT, Governor’s Highway Safety Office...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 17, 2015

The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and the Governor’s Highway Safety Office (GHSO) have announced $17.8 million in grant awards ...

GM recalls 21,721 2014 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra pickups in North America

GM recalls 21,721 2014 Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 11, 2013

General Motors has announced a recall on 21,721 of the new 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC pickups in North America ...

Ford recalls 465k vehicles over fuel leaks

Ford recalls 465k vehicles over fuel leaks

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2013

After more than 600 complaints from customers about fuel leaks since March 31, Ford has announced three recalls—the largest affecting ...

U.S. begins investigation of Ford pickups with EcoBoost engines

U.S. begins investigation of Ford pickups with EcoBoost...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 29, 2013

The federal government has begun an investigation on Ford F-150 pickup trucks with 3.5-liter EcoBoost engines. According to a report from the ...

Daimler recalling Freightliner, Western Star trucks

Posted by Truckers News Staff on Mar 08, 2012

Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 103,000 of its Class 8 trucks manufactured between 2006 and this year, ...

President Obama visits Daimler plant in Mt. Holly, N.C.

President Obama visits Daimler plant in Mt. Holly, N.C.

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 07, 2012

During a visit to the Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) manufacturing facility in Mount Holly, N.C., today, President Barack Obama ...

Daimler trucks meet 2014 greenhouse gas regs

Posted by Overdrive Staff on Feb 27, 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has certified Daimler Trucks North America's complete portfolio of model year 2013 on-highway, vocational and ...

Truck-related fatalities up 8.7% in 2010

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 09, 2011

While overall highway deaths in 2010 were at the lowest level since 1949, truck-related fatalities increased for ...

Trucks

Trucks

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Jul 02, 2011

Short Stops? Changes to the stopping distance regulations are here. But manufacturers say they’ll easily clear the bar. By Jack Roberts The first ...

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