Category Archives: Trucks

Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis”

Heavy Truck Industry on Cloud 9, Shippers Face “Capacity Crisis” | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/06/trucking-booms-class-8-truck-orders-soar-industry-grapples-with-capacity-crisis/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big demand in transportation to bring goods from dock to market, insufficient workforce and hardware…

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Ford will halt all production of its popular F-Series pickup

Ford will halt all production of its popular F-Series pickup https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/09/ford-will-halt-all-production-of-its-popular-f-series-pickup.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Vehicle sales were already in trouble, now this…

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Softbank, Google join $1.9 billion investment in China truck-hailing firm

Softbank, Google join $1.9 billion investment in China truck-hailing firm https://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-truck/softbank-google-join-1-9-billion-investment-in-china-truck-hailing-firm-idUSKBN1HV0ON?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big money from Apple/Google going into China trucking…

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Chart Of The Day: Mind The Big Rigs—-Class 8 Truck Sales Down 46% Since Peak

Chart Of The Day: Mind The Big Rigs—-Class 8 Truck Sales Down 46% Since Peak http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/chart-of-the-day-mind-the-big-rigs-class-8-truck-sales-down-46-since-peak/ Re-posted from Stockman. Geoff

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Trump to Hillary: You Fear Me as Pres., Because You Know You’ll Be in Jail

Trump to Hillary: You Fear Me as Pres., Because You Know You’ll Be in Jail :: Grabien News https://news.grabien.com/story.php?id=693 Re-posted from Grabien News. Geoff

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Heavy Truck Orders Plunge, Worst September since 2009

Heavy Truck Orders Plunge, Worst September since 2009 | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2016/10/05/heavy-truck-class-8-orders-plunge-worst-september-since-2009/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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18-Wheeler Alert—-Heavy Truck Sales Down 29% Y/Y

18-Wheeler Alert—-Heavy Truck Sales Down 29% Y/Y | David Stockman’s Contra Corner http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/18-wheeler-alert-heavy-truck-sales-down-29-yy/ Re-posted from Stockman. Geoff

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Ex-Google Engineers Launch “Otto”: Completely Driverless Truck Testing Underway

Ex-Google Engineers Launch “Otto”: Completely Driverless Truck Testing Underway | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2016/05/17/ex-google-engineers-launch-otto-an-autonomous-trucking-startup/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff    

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Back From the Dead: American Buyers Lusting for Midsize Pickups

Back From the Dead: American Buyers Lusting for Midsize Pickups – NBC News http://www.nbcnews.com/business/autos/back-dead-american-buyers-lusting-midsize-pickups-n573851 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff  

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