Multimedia Library - Video http://fleetowner.com/media/all/video en Return to the Alamo: Which techs come out on top? http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/return-alamo-which-techs-come-out-top <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div>Fleet Owner returns to San Antonio, TX this weekend for the Rush Truck Centers Tech Skills Rodeo. Which techs will come out on top in 2016? It's the annual shootout as the competition gets more and more technical. Watch the guys get into and under trucks to find what needs fixing.</div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/return-alamo-which-techs-come-out-top" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/return-alamo-which-techs-come-out-top#comments Maintenance Fleet Management News Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:07:00 +0000 207381 at http://fleetowner.com If you had to replace only two tires, it must be these http://fleetowner.com/safety/if-you-had-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="http://fleetowner.com/safety/if-you-had-replace-only-two-tires-it-must-be-these" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/safety/if-you-had-replace-only-two-tires-it-must-be-these#comments Equipment News Safety Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:29:00 +0000 204641 at http://fleetowner.com Not driverless trucks, 'superhuman' drivers http://fleetowner.com/safety/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="http://fleetowner.com/volvo-1?intlink=incontent" 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="http://fleetowner.com/safety/not-driverless-trucks-superhuman-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/safety/not-driverless-trucks-superhuman-drivers#comments News Safety Technology Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:39:00 +0000 204231 at http://fleetowner.com Trucks on Autopilot http://fleetowner.com/video/trucks-autopilot <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/international-1?intlink=incontent" 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> http://fleetowner.com/video/trucks-autopilot#comments News Video Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:07:00 +0000 200851 at http://fleetowner.com Thinking outside the GEM box: Q&A with Eaton on Phase 2 powertrain efficiency http://fleetowner.com/regulations/thinking-outside-gem-box-qa-eaton-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="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/thinking-outside-gem-box-qa-eaton-phase-2-powertrain-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/thinking-outside-gem-box-qa-eaton-phase-2-powertrain-efficiency#comments Powertrain News Regulations Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:35:00 +0000 198821 at http://fleetowner.com Video: DTNA's Detroit DD5 medium-duty engine http://fleetowner.com/equipment/video-dtnas-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="http://fleetowner.com/freightliner-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Freightliner</a></span> M2.</p> </div> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/video-dtnas-detroit-dd5-medium-duty-engine#comments Maintenance Equipment News Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:40:00 +0000 197201 at http://fleetowner.com Freightliner Hardest Working Cities video http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-hardest-working-cities-video <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>See the full story <a href="http://bs.serving-sys.com/BurstingPipe/adServer.bs?cn=tf&amp;c=20&amp;mc=click&amp;pli=16561629&amp;PluID=0&amp;ord=%%REALRAND%%" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-hardest-working-cities-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-hardest-working-cities-video#comments Video Product Guide Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:40:00 +0000 195161 at http://fleetowner.com River Crossing by Army Trucks http://fleetowner.com/equipment/river-crossing-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="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/river-crossing-army-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/river-crossing-army-trucks#comments Equipment News Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:55:00 +0000 194391 at http://fleetowner.com Bendix Test Drive at MEMA http://fleetowner.com/safety/bendix-test-drive-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="http://fleetowner.com/safety/bendix-test-drive-mema" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/safety/bendix-test-drive-mema#comments News Safety Technology Wed, 18 May 2016 09:04:00 +0000 191781 at http://fleetowner.com Freightliner Liquid Trucking video http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-liquid-trucking-video <div class="node-body video-body"><div></div><p>To learn more, visit <a href="http://bs.serving-sys.com/BurstingPipe/adServer.bs?cn=tf&amp;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="http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-liquid-trucking-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/video-product-guide/freightliner-liquid-trucking-video#comments Video Product Guide Tue, 03 May 2016 19:40:00 +0000 190601 at http://fleetowner.com