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Trucking AI: Are Truckers Going to Become Obsolete?

Not so long ago, the media was echoing the news of the very first autonomous, self-driven truck. It was a beer truck with no driver on the wheel. What was really shocking of this news was the feared acceleration of the obsolescence of a driver, bound to disappear. A few months ago we knew that […]

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Top 3 Spookiest Roads on Europe

For those true believers, a cursed road is a road that has been marked by some obscure forces of evil that may eventually manifest themselves to those who travel among them. But skeptics say it’s only self-fulfilled prophecies and cursed roads are nothing more than popular folklore. In any case, the reality is that there […]

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Road Safety: Technologies for Smooth Transportation

Modern trucks have incorporated a series of technological advances in order to reduce accident rates, and, incidentally, increase operational performance. Aspects such as geographical and climatic conditions, together with the state of the road infrastructure, are some of the factors that affect the conditions of operation of the trucks on a daily basis. Some of […]

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Jochen Hahn Owned the FIA ETRC Season

German driver Jochen Hahn rose to victory again on the last FIA European Truck Racing Championship 2018 race of the season in Jarama, Spain. The newly crowned champion had the control over the twelve laps race while driving his Hahn Racing IVECO, achieving his twelfth victory of the season. The German pilot was able to […]

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Hiring a New Driver? Get the Right One

Competition is hard when it comes to the heavy-duty trucking industry and getting good, qualified drivers is even harder. In fact, it’s one of the hardest things to do on the business. That’s why, if your company is looking for good, adequate drivers, you need to have time and patience, get some people in your […]

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3 Technological Advances in Truck Tires

The truck world is practically foreign to people who are entirely dedicated to cars, and it makes sense since there are more than differences than just sizes and function. On category in which they greatly differ is when it comes to tires. Truck tires carry more weight than just the one of the load, a […]

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The Most Dangerous Roads for Trucks on Europe

We all love driving on exotic locations, unless you’ve got a heavy load and don’t know the road expertly. In this post we are going to cover the most dangerous roads in Europe, from Alpine ports to the coldest Scandinavian roads, so you know what to expect when traveling these parts and don’t get caught […]

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The Future of Trucks: Toyota’s Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck on Phase 2

  • Posted on: September 14, 2018
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On April, the internet broke when Toyota’s plans on their next offensive on the revolution of road transport war were made public. Though Toyota is not the only company tackling this challenge, Elon Musk’s Tesla is revealing their “Semi” (an electrical truck). Japanese developer Toyota on the other hand, is placing the bets on the […]

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Staying Occupied on those Long, Lonely Journeys

Whether you’re just starting out in your trucking career or you’re an old hand by now, you’ll know that it can get lonely sometimes out on the open road. There’s always the radio to listen to and the promise of friendly faces at the next truck stop, but how do you fill your downtime? There […]

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Mercedes-Benz’ Unimog Off-Road: 2018 Car of The Year

  • Posted on: August 26, 2018
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Unimog Off-Road, Mercedes Benz bet on a truck that can beat almost any terrain, getting to places no other 4×4 off-road truck could before, has finally paid off. A very famous trucks magazine, has given Unimog an award as the best Off-Road Vehicle of the year, on the “Special Vehicles” category.  We are loving this […]