Tag Archives: Truck

Achates Power Announces Plan to Build a Light-Duty Truck Engine that exceeds CAFE 2025 Regulations

Achates Power, Inc., today announced the development of an engine for a Light-Duty Truck demonstration vehicle, which will surpass CAFE 2025 regulations. The Opposed-Piston Engine, will be 30-50 percent more efficient than comparable engines, reduce emissions and cost less than alternative technologies under development for meeting CAFE. The new Achates Power 2.7 liter Opposed-Piston Engine

Scania Takes Lead With Full-scale Autonomous Truck Platoon

Scania will design the world’s first full-scale autonomous truck platooning operations, based on its own advanced technology. The platoon will traffic public roads while transporting containers between port terminals in Singapore. The aim is to organise convoys of four trucks – with the following three trucks behind the lead truck autonomously driven, as well as

Continental Focuses on Automated Truck Convoys

“Every percent counts toward lower consumption,” says Elmar Degenhart, CEO of the international technology company Continental, referring to the importance of low-emission transport. Accordingly, the company is developing components and systems for the series launch of the electronic towbar, also known as “platooning.” “With platooning, the truck, which is electronically coupled with the lead vehicle,

Maxion Wheels to Showcase Latest Innovations at IAA 2016

Maxion Wheels, the world’s leading wheel manufacturer, will present its latest commercial vehicle wheel technologies at this year’s IAA trade fair inHanover from September 21 until September 29, 2016. Visitors to Hall 26 / Booth E47 will have the opportunity to meet with Maxion Wheels’ global wheel experts and learn more about the Company’s new

Automotive Megatrends Plans Three Events In Pune

  Automotive Megatrends, the events division of the UK-based Automotive World, the leading provider of premium automotive industry information, is organising  three events on heavy-duty (HD) truck, fuel economy, and connected car on November 29, November30 and December 1, 2016, respectively, in Pune, India. The conference and technology shows on these days will bring together

Industry leaders to showcase their products at Truck, Trailer & Tyre Expo 2016

An unique Truck, Trailer & Tyre Expo will be held at Codissia Trade Fair Complex, Coimbatore over 3 days from 6th to 8th August 2016. All major manufacturers of tyres, trailers, stake holders from allied sectors will participate in this National Expo. Ministry of Road Transport Highways & Shipping, Govt of India,  Indo China Promotion Council

Scania rolls out 1000th truck

Scania Commercial Vehicles India Pvt. Ltd., a premium commercial vehicles and engines manufacturer, achieved an industry landmark of rolling out its 1000th truck from the Narasapura plant. Anders Grundströmer, Managing Director, Scania India and Senior Vice President Scania Group, along with Richard Wardemark, Director Production and Service Operations, Scania India, flagged-off the 1000th truck from