German automaker Audi is exploring an alternative fuel option to help car companies achieve reduced emissions: e-fuels. And it looks like the company is making strides toward developing it into a viable solution.
On Wednesday, Nov. 12, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and the Association of Global Automakers released "Consumer Privacy Protection Principles," which are intended to provide car owners with a set of principles regarding the sharing of the...
Greensboro-based Epes Transport System just bought five tractors for its rigs that run solely on natural gas. The company is part of an N.C. State program that gives grants to companies and communities that want to operate their vehicles with clean fuel.
Emails showing that General Motors ordered a half-million replacement ignition switches nearly two months before telling the government of a safety recall will be heavily scrutinized by federal prosecutors, who are investigating GM's conduct, according...
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's Air Maintenance Technology (AMT) for commercial vehicles will begin testing on U.S. trucking fleets in the next few months, as part of a research project supported by the Department of Energys (DOE).
Fuel economy and the exclusivity of the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is being credited for Ram's decision to increase the diesel powertrain mix to 20 percent of the total Ram 1500 production volume—double the initial expectation.
Rotary Lift has updated its SM series of 14,000-lb capacity four-post lifts to provide greater productivity and durability through a higher rise height, improved drive-on ramps and a new powder-coated hammer-tone paint finish.
A company co-founded by Texas billionaire and energy magnate T. Boone Pickens will negotiate with the Jacksonville Transportation Authority over plans to construct and operate a compressed natural gas fueling station.
The National Science Foundation has awarded a $745,602 grant to Kentucky's Owensboro Community & Technical College to help it prepare the next generation of automotive technicians to work on vehicles that run on alternative fuels.
The DUDAD is a device that audibly rather than visually notifies truck drivers that they are finished being loaded or unloaded. This device is designed to enable drivers to sleep longer, saving them valuable time.
The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) launched a new compendium of sustainable freight practices on its website, which identifies a number of sustainable practices being used by the trucking industry.
Spokane Transit Authority officials are considering using electric power for a proposed central city line that would run from Browne's Addition on the west to Spokane Community College on the east, passing through downtown and Gonzaga University.