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All posts tagged "Peterbilt"

  • 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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  • RoadKing Mag
    MATS puts everything trucking on display

    MATS puts everything trucking on display

    • Posted May 4, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Old Friends

    Many truck shows feature customized rigs — those muraled and chromed beauties that compete for trophies and bragging rights. Some are derisively known as “trailer queens,” a term applied to trucks brought to beauty shows inside trailers....

    • Posted September 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
    Working on a PACCAR MX Engine

    I have a newfound respect for professional truck technicians.This comes from my participation in a hands-on engine tear-down and rebuild at Peterbilt.

    • Posted September 15, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Born to Run

    Paccar recently introduced the MX, a 12.9-liter, six-cylinder engine that will be standard in heavy duty North American Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks starting this summer. Able to work with all types of transmissions, the engine is available...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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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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  • RoadKing Mag
    Peterbilt and Kenworth at MATS 2010

    In 2009, Peterbilt and Kenworth chose not to exhibit at the Mid-America Trucking Show, but both OEMs announced today that they will participate in MATS 2010.

    • Posted November 30, 2009
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