MTD Exclusive: An Up-Close Look at Bridgestone's "Air-Free" Tire

Bridgestone Corp. showcased its latest concept – an airless, or what it calls an “air-free” tire – during last week’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Nev.

Navigating Autonomous Vehicle Safety in the ‘In-Between Time’

As autonomous vehicles become mainstream, safer travel for all may indeed be a reality. The in-between time, though, remains a learning environment for everyone.

Tripping through TRB [Photos]

HDT Executive Editor David Cullen takes you inside the exhibit hall of the Transportation Research Board's 99th Annual Meeting. TRB works to advance all modes of transportation, including improving highways to make freight movements by truck safer and more...

Goodyear Launches Mobile Fleet Service

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company unveiled AndGo, a vehicle servicing platform that combines predictive software and a national service network to enable fleets to be ready to go when they are needed.

Netradyne Captures 1 Billion Minutes and 500 Million Miles of Data

The Driveri vision-based driver recognition safety program has captured and analyzed 1 billion minutes of driving video data and 500 million miles, 3D mapping the most U.S. roads in history.

What's the next stage in integration of intelligent technology?

Here we take a look at the impact of some of these new technologies, the role REI is playing in their evolution, and what the future of integrated tech may hold.

Daimler Trucks North America Names New VP

As vice president of product compliance and regulatory affairs, Sean Waters will work with regulatory agency leadership on standard-setting initiatives for commercial vehicles, including for Thomas Built Buses.

Daimler Trucks Creates Compliance Role

Daimler Trucks North America LLC  announced that Sean Waters has been promoted to the newly-created role of vice president of product compliance and regulatory affairs.

USPS Issues Production RFP on Next-Gen Vehicles

The Postal Service expects to award contract(s) for production of its new delivery vehicles this summer.

ATRI Research Redefines Role of Government in Autonomous Truck Testing

The American Transportation Research Institute has published a new report that looks at how government regulations are affecting the evolution of...

A transit employer’s duty to bargain over automation: Potential topics

Decisions on subcontracting, partial shutdown, layoffs, reassignment, and changes to the bargaining unit provide guidance.

Applying $100 LIDAR to Regular Cars

Cheap LIDAR is being applied to non-autonomous vehicles to make advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) safer.

U.S. Commits to Lead in Autonomous Vehicle R&D

A new report issued by the U.S. National Science and Technology Council and the U.S. Department of Transportation laid out the Trump administration’s plans to stake out a leadership role for the country in the global race to develop autonomous vehicle technology.

BMW Updates The 7-Series Sedan Line For 2020

Extensive updates in design, technology, and powertrain are coming for the sixth generation.

Study Looks at Cold Weather Effects on Electric Bus Range

As transit agencies plan to replace their traditional diesel-fueled buses with zero-emission buses, they will need to consider the effects of extreme weather on the new buses replacing their existing fleets.

VW Announces Silicon Valley Research, Development Center

The center will be based at Volkswagen’s Innovation and Engineering Center California in Belmont, and anticipates hiring 50 to 100 experts in systems engineering and architecture this year.

Honda Aims to Reach Level 3 Autonomy this Year

The automaker expects to introduce its vehicle in the summer, after Japanese carmakers jointly test AVs on public roads.

Goodyear Creates AndGo: a Predictive Service for Consumer Fleets

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has created a predictive service platform for consumer fleets. It's called AndGo, and it offers more than just tire service.