Category Archives: Trucks

Nikola Debuts Hydrogen-Powered Semi Truck

Nikola Motor Co., an American electric vehicle startup, unveiled its new zero emission semi truck at a big reveal event a few weeks ago. The ceremony was held in an industrial area near downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, where the … Continue reading

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Google Veterans Plan to Put Autonomous Big Rigs on US Highways

Startup founded by former Google engineers aims to bring autonomous big-rig trucks into highways. Ottomotto is a startup, based in San Francisco, is founded by four ex-Google engineers, including long-time self-driving pioneer Anthony Levandowski, one of the founders of Google’s self-driving car program. … Continue reading

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New Report: Put Speed Cameras on Fast Track to Save Lives

If every state had a speed camera program like Montgomery County, Maryland, 21,000 deaths or serious injuries nationwide could be prevented every year, according to a new report of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The number of traffic … Continue reading

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Daimler’s Freightliner Gets License to Run Self-Driving Truck

Freightliner, which is part of the Daimler Trucks group, has become the first heavy truck manufacturer to obtain the right to test autonomous vehicles in the state of Nevada. The company’s first conception of semi-autonomous truck, called Inspiration Truck, was … Continue reading

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Nearly $21,000 missing after forgotten on a truck’s roof

Revel Casino in Atlantic City can’t seem to catch a break. Nearly $21,000 was lost after falling off a GardaWorld armored truck that made a cash pickup at Revel on August 6. A review of surveillance video shows

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