LOUISVILLE, KY — Eaton has added new electronic capabilities to its Fuller Advantage Series and UltraShift PLUS automated transmissions that allow for disengagement of a truck’s driveline while on slight downhill grades to drop engine speeds to idle. Eaton says the new technology improves fuel consumption by up to one percent.
Bridgestone has published the 4th guide in its series on tire and truck fuel economy
Fuel cost is a killer, but you’ve got ways to fight it — and put thousands of dollars in your pocket.
Your engine appreciates clean air, and it makes for a healthy wallet, too.
Kenworth offers help for fleets, drivers
Detroit Diesel offers free upgrades to boost fuel economy on ’07 Series 60 engines
Fuel economy programs range from carrots to sticks, sometimes really big sticks. We seldom see really big carrots.
Fuel cost is a killer, but you’ve got ways to fight it – and put thousands of dollars in your pocket.
CHATTANOOGA, TN – Truck driver wages are expected to increase throughout the year, but even the pay raise may not be enough to attract new drivers, according to TCP.
ALLENTOWN,PA – Mack’s new Super Econodyne low-rpm powertrain promises a significant improvement in fuel savings over existing truck engines.
Recent testing results released by PIT that show skirts yield more fuel savings than under-carriage air deflectors has ignited debate on testing and fuel economy claims.
Two drivers take one Kenworth over the same route – who gets better fuel economy? And why? From the December 2005 issue.
From Bully Dog, the Heavy Duty WatchDog and the PowerPup
Two drivers, one truck. Who gets better fuel economy? And why?