How will autonomous vehicle technology earn its keep In addition to safety benefits OTTO founder Anthony Levandowski envisions a future where highway tractors will be built without cabs noting that 3040 of the cost of a truck is related to driver comfort In turn these smaller lighter vehicles would allow for greater payloads and 247365 operating capability
The CatalIST Navisar39s SuperTruck project has achieved fuel efficiency of 13 miles per gallon
ldquoWe see this as an evolution not a revolution in truckingrdquo NACFE39s Roeth said in regards to platooning Photo courtesy of Peloton
FMCSA clears way for windshield-mounted safety devices
Reaction mixed to Obama policy on driverless vehicles
Volvo shows off its SuperTruck this week at the US Dept of Energy headquarters in Washington
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Still from a Mack video showing dedicated service bay for a preidentified list of quick repairs at one of 49 Certified Uptime Centers
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