SAE Truck & Off-Highway Engineering

February 2019

    • Over-the-air affair
      Remote updating of software and firmware on commercial trucks and off-highway machines is on the rise, not only for maintenance functions but also to add new features like operator-assist technology.
    • Developments in engine-based gensets
      With demand for generator sets steady and regulatory change settling, suppliers can rationalize their offerings and push improvements in areas like noise abatement and economy.
    • Testing, testing and even more testing
      The commercial-vehicle market is eager to adopt more ADAS and automated-driving innovations, but before those technologies get to the road they must first pass rigorous testing practices that prove their efficacy.
    • Smart and connected powertrains
      FPT Tech Day reveals multi-power Cursor X concept, other "4.0 innovations" for hydrogen fuel cell, electric and natural gas propulsion.
    • Editorial
      Medium-duty trucks make headway- and headlines
    • Volvo CE, Skanska demonstrate concept electric site
    • Argus responds over-the-air to combat new cyber threats
    • SAE updates J3016 automated-driving graphic
    • Tekscan goes fast-track with its high-speed tire scanning
    • Emerson proposes electric-powered heat pumps for school buses
    • Caterpillar Ventures invests in Fisker for electric future
    • Deere displays ag equipment at CES to tout software, AI tech
    • Q&A
      Tenneco talks 'clean air' tech, trends