DOT Inspections: Avoid the fines!
The laws and regulations regarding commercial vehicles (CMV) on the road are constantly changing and all trucks need to be up to date with their inspections/certifications to avoid fines. The Department of Transportation (DOT) mandates that all commercial vehicles over 10,000 lbs need to be inspected every 90 days either by a state police officer …Read More
Hino 268: Top of the charts medium-duty truck
The Hino 268 truck is one of the most valued medium-duty trucks in the current commercial truck market. It has proven its reliability, outstanding fuel economy, and unparalleled enduring value throughout its production. Hino manufactured this truck to be specific to the moving and delivery vocation, but the overall performance of the truck has proven …Read More
Telemantics is Changing the Trucking Industry
Telemantics is the convergence of telecommunications and information processing. In the truck industry that means providing a wide range of information to make a company’s deliveries more efficient, provide safer trucks, reduce maintenance costs and improve safety. Just some of the KPIs available with these systems include: • Fuel efficiency • Idle time • Total …Read More
US versus Europe: Race to First Self-Driving Truck
Autonomous trucks used to be a figment of our imagination, and now countries are racing to fully construct technology to enable complete autonomous fleets. For those who do not know, autonomous trucks are self-driving trucks that would not require a driver. The major competitors are the United States and the entire continent of Europe, each …Read More