Advances for off-highway engine design
As manufacturers continue to drive out cost and meet a worldwide patchwork of regulatory frameworks, the tools for developing those engines are advancing. From showcase prototypes to advanced analytical techniques, suppliers are helping the cause.
Military vehicles battle for autonomy at lower cost
Engineers are adding sensors, more powerful micros and faster networks as they automate tasks and pave the way to autonomy.
Heavy duty lightweighting
Optimization of tractor-trailer systems and component design helps to reduce overall vehicle mass, a key strategy in improving fuel economy and meeting upcoming Phase 2 GHG regulations.
Navistar's SuperTruck II explores composites, WiFi to cut weight
Methane state of mind
New Holland ramps up its focus on alternative fuels, showcasing a methane-powered concept tractor that trims emissions, operating costs.
Deep learning how to drive
Zircotec manages heat transfer in hotter exhaust systems
Nikola CEO: Fuel-cell Class 8 truck on track for 2021
Paccar launches lightest HD automated transmission for on-highway CVs
Eaton solves nuisance problems with electrohydraulic solutions
Cummins reveals all-electric truck ahead of Tesla
Volvo CE sees major efficiency gain from hybrid-electric wheel loader
Level 3 automation may not be attractive for heavy trucks, says Bosch's Dr. Johannes-Joerg Rueger, President, Commercial Vehicle and Off-Road