16th January 2019

TuSimple Expanding Routes for Self-Driving Trucks

TuSimple is expanding the routes for its fleet of self driving trucks in an effort to quickly help the industry beat low margins and battle declining numbers of drivers.


24th December 2018

Autonomous & Connected Vehicles Must Be a Top Security Priority

A Frost & Sullivan report warns OEMs should make cybersecurity a top priority for self-driving cars, and start preparing for future threats now.


9th November 2018

Autonomous Trucking Seen as Boosting Safety, Reducing Costs

Autonomous trucks are on the way, but many global transport companies feel the high cost of investment is a deterrent to adoption, a survey finds.


18th September 2018

Daimler & Hermes Partner on Electric Truck Trials

The Mercedes-Benz eActros electric commercial truck continues Daimler's rapid development of sustainable trucking technology. Now, Hermes will help with additional testing.


17th September 2018

Automated Trucking Best Suited for Highways in Florida, California

A report from Inrix, which identified the best routes in the US for automated trucking development, put highways in the Sunshine State and the Golden State at the top.


13th September 2018

Volvo Autonomous Electric Truck Boasts Low Noise, Zero Emissions

Volvo, the world's second-biggest truck maker, unveiled a self-driving electric truck that is compatible with existing load carriers/trailers.


10th August 2018

Autonomous Vehicle Tech Won’t Threaten Trucking Jobs

The American Center for Mobility report found self-driving vehicle technology could be used to bolster the commercial trucking industry and would not threaten jobs.


29th June 2018

Volvo & FedEx Partner on Self-Driving Truck Tech in US

Volvo's platooning technology uses an ADAS platform to maintain closer vehicle distances, reducing drag and improving fuel efficiency.


10th May 2018

Ohio Governor Paves Way for Autonomous Vehicle Testing

Ohio joins states across the US in allowing testing of self-driving vehicles on public roads, building on the test programs already in place.


3rd April 2018

Fatal Tesla Crash Puts Autopilot in Spotlight Again

While the automated truck market is expected to grow steadily to $1.7 billion by 2025, the Allied Market Research report notes that hacking concerns could put a brake on...


28th February 2018

UST Global, Net4Things Partner on Connected Car Deployment

As the connected car grows worldwide, IoT companies, smart car platform providers and hardware specialist are partnering up. This includes a new deal between UST Global and Net4Things.


12th February 2018

Industrial Mobility Adoption Faces Cost, Safety Roadblocks

Despite cross-country driving test successes, manufacturers are skeptical about industrial mobility and the immature technology powering it, according to a recent report from PwC.