SuperTruck, the Sequel

SuperTruck, the Sequel

PowerTorque’s European Correspondent, Will Shiers, crosses the Atlantic to bring us a glimpse into the future with Volvo’s SuperTruck, the Sequel.
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launching the latest Supertruck

Launching the Latest Supertruck

In the USA, Volvo Trucks North America has been launching the latest Supertruck at the American Trucking Association’s 2023 Management Conference and Exhibition this week.
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an ugly Peterbilt

An Ugly Peterbilt

The Peterbilt brand is synonymous in most people’s minds with a particular level of elegant design, but this latest truck, recently displayed, can only be described as an ugly Peterbilt.
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specifying a truck to save fuel

Specifying a Truck to Save Fuel

Volvo have put together a design where the truck maker is specifying a truck to save fuel. The team developing this evaluation truck have refused to compromise on any aspect of the design if it would save fuel. The result is a strange looking, but very slippery B-double set-up, which goes as far down the fuel saving route as anything on the road before it. Read More
do you really want to save fuel?

Do You Really Want to Save Fuel?

If the answer to the question, ‘do you really want to save fuel?’ is yes, then this is what you need to do. Volvo has thrown all of the methods of saving fuel into one truck and this is what the engineers came up with. Diesel News takes the futuristic looking B-double for a drive. Read More

AHG, Safety and Braking Concerns

The news this week from Diesel News includes AHG, safety and braking concerns, as well as a continuing drive in the USA for a more fuel efficient truck. Automotive Holdings Group has reacted to press
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Cummins, Uber and Volkswagen/International

Cummins, Uber and Volkswagen/International

News this week from Cummins, Uber and Volkswagen/International is interesting, as is a couple of announcements from Mack Trucks and another SuperTruck.   Reports in the US trucking press talk about
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SuperTruck, Navistar and Autonomous Trucks

SuperTruck, Navistar and Autonomous Trucks

SuperTruck, Navistar and Autonomous Trucks are in the news round-up this week.   In the US, Volvo unveiled the company’s SuperTruck, designed to show off all of the latest advanced aerodynamics,
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