Multimedia Library - Video en If you had to replace only two tires, it must be these <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Here's one for the four-wheeled fleet crowd (or your personal vehicles): if you had to replace only two tires, which would it be, front or rear? Michelin answered that question pretty dramatically last week on a sprinkler-soaked skidpad course.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment News Safety Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:29:00 +0000 204641 at Not driverless trucks, 'superhuman' drivers <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Self-driving trucks get lots of fanfare, but not so fast. Before those ever approach the mainstream, the gap will be bridged by things like <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Volvo</a></span> Trucks' active safety technology, which is engineered to support and assist — not eliminate — the professional truck driver. The tech hit the tarmac for an impressive display Monday, Oct. 24.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Safety Technology Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:39:00 +0000 204231 at Trucks on Autopilot <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p><span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Navistar</a></span> President and CEO Troy Clarke recently sat down with Eric Starks, president and CEO of research firm FTR, at FTR&#39;s annual transportation conference to discuss the future of trucking; in particular, how autonomous and semi-autonomous trucks may function in society down the road.</p> </div> News Video Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:07:00 +0000 200851 at Thinking outside the GEM box: Q&A with Eaton on Phase 2 powertrain efficiency <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Hand-in-hand with the GHG Phase 2 final rule is the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Model (GEM), which defines and assigns values to fuel efficiency-increasing technologies for testing compliance with goals the rule sets. Eaton Corp. says compliance testing was improved by allowing for more flexible powertrain consideration.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Powertrain News Regulations Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:35:00 +0000 198821 at Video: DTNA's Detroit DD5 medium-duty engine <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>Kary Schaefer, from Daimler Trucks North America, talks about the new Detroit DD5 medium-duty engine that will be available in the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Freightliner</a></span> M2.</p> </div> Maintenance Equipment News Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:40:00 +0000 197201 at Freightliner Hardest Working Cities video <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>See the full story <a href=";c=20&amp;mc=click&amp;pli=16561629&amp;PluID=0&amp;ord=%%REALRAND%%" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Video Product Guide Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:40:00 +0000 195161 at River Crossing by Army Trucks <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>When U.S. military trucks need to cross open bodies of water, such as rivers and lakes, they rely on modern-day pontoon bridges known as Improved Ribbon Bridges or &ldquo;IRBs&rdquo; &ndash; bridges that can also become impromptu motorized ferries if needed. The 200th Engineer Multi-Role Bridge Company recently shuttled tractor-trailers across the Missouri near Chamberlain, SD, as part of the annual Golden Coyote National Guard exercise to show how IRBs work in the real world. (<em>Video courtesy of the U.S. Army Spc. Chenyang Liu</em>)</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment News Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:55:00 +0000 194391 at Bendix Test Drive at MEMA <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>At the 2016 Motor &amp; Equipment Manufacturers Association ride and drive event at RFK Stadium in Washington D.C., a variety of suppliers showed off the latest and greatest in vehicle safety technology. Fred Andersky, director of customer solutions &amp; marketing for Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC, provided a live demonstration of the company&#39;s Wingman Fusion truck safety system to journalists attending the MEMA event - with the rain and wet pavement helping illustrate the ability of the Wingman Fusion technology package to function in adverse conditions.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Safety Technology Wed, 18 May 2016 09:04:00 +0000 191781 at Freightliner Liquid Trucking video <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>To learn more, visit <a href=";c=20&amp;mc=click&amp;pli=16561629&amp;PluID=0&amp;ord=%%REALRAND%%" target="_blank">Freightliner&#39;s Liquid Trucking</a> page!</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Video Product Guide Tue, 03 May 2016 19:40:00 +0000 190601 at Fostering logistics leadership in the military <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>When freight transportation and logistics companies wonder where their future leaders will come from, they may need to look no further than the U.S. military. A recent overview of the 16th Sustainment Brigade&#39;s support of combat-ready units involved in Operation Atlantic Resolve in Eastern Europe provides a bird&#39;s eye glimpse of the kinds of &quot;real world&quot; logistical leadership training being provided to U.S. Army NCOs and junior officers alike: negotiating border crossings for convoys and quickly establishing multiple distribution centers in various countries.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management News Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:11:00 +0000 188461 at