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All posts tagged "Freightliner"

  • virtual-trouble
    A Mobile Driver Training Simulator shows drivers how to handle any situation

    Almost everyone considers themselves a good driver. Terry Kearns, a truck driver for nearly 30 years and now a trainer in safe driving with the Paducah Area Transit System, can shatter that self-image in a matter of...

    • Posted September 4, 2015
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  • inside-look
    Taking a ride in a Peterbilt with Advanced Driver Assist System

    It’s amazing to see how many years of technology development came together to enable trucks to operate on their own. I rode in Peterbilt’s autonomous truck and had the feeling I could have done what our driver...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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  • not-revolution
    It’s not a revolution. The autonomous truck has been developing for more than two decades.

    This year, Freightliner and Peterbilt demonstrated their autonomous trucks to an eager trucking industry press corps, and Google showed its self-driving, computer-connected passenger car. All got a lot of press and sparked a good deal of discussion...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • Evolution_achievement
    Freightliner brings its Cascadia up a notch with Evolution

    A few years ago, Freightliner introduced the Cascadia. Developed in the company’s wind tunnel in Portland, Ore., it was touted as the most aerodynamic — and therefore fuel efficient — conventional tractor ever.

    • Posted December 31, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    MATS puts everything trucking on display

    MATS puts everything trucking on display

    • Posted May 4, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Tour of Duty

    First the vivid midnight blue, purple and yellow paint job catches the eye. Then you see the image of the Statue of Liberty, surrounded by exploding fireworks. But when you notice the Purple Heart medals on each...

    • Posted November 1, 2011
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Pictures from MATS

    Check out our photo gallery of the trucks, parts, gear and more that made up the 2011 Mid-America Trucking Show.

    • Posted April 4, 2011
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Future Travel

    What’s all this talk about a Super Truck, and what makes it so super? When the government cash awards hit the headlines earlier this year, more and more drivers started asking those questions. Well, here’s the story...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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  • The new Cascadia dashboard
    Everything Has Changed – Almost

    Freightliner’s Cascadia combines the best of the old with impressive new tricks

    • Posted January 1, 2008
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