Commercial vehicle

 
Volkswagen ID Buzz Cargo concept

VW ID Buzz Cargo concept to debut at 2018 LA auto show, production version targeted for 2022 launch

Volkswagen will use this week's 2018 Los Angeles auto show to present the ID Buzz Cargo concept. The electric cargo carrier was first shown in September at a commercial vehicles expo in Germany, and the version bound for L.A. will be dressed as a support vehicle for VW's ID R Pikes Peak electric... read more

November 27, 2018 by
 
Volvo Vera concept

Volvo Trucks reveals Vera self-driving electric semi concept

Volvo Trucks, the world's number two in heavy-duty trucks, on Wednesday gave its vision of the future of goods transportation. The company, which is a separate entity to... read more September 13, 2018 by


 
2020 Volkswagen Transporter (T7) test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Volkswagen Transporter (T7) spy shots

Volkswagen is working on an electric successor to its iconic Microbus based on 2017's ID Buzz concept car. It's confirmed for a launch here around 2022. However, concurrent... read more August 27, 2018 by


 
Toyota Project Portal 2.0 fuel cell-powered semi-trailer truck

Toyota's Project Portal fuel cell semi progresses to beta stage

Toyota isn't giving up on its support of fuel cells and is instead working on applying the technology in both passenger cars and commercial vehicles. The automaker already... read more July 31, 2018 by


 
Ford and Volkswagen logos

Ford and VW Group explore potential of joint vehicle development

Ford and the Volkswagen Group announced last week plans to discuss various partnerships, including the joint development of vehicles. The two auto giants specifically... read more June 26, 2018 by


 
Freightliner eCascadia electric semi-truck

Daimler has 2 new electric trucks to counter the Tesla Semi

Daimler has aggressively moved to carve its niche in the electric commercial vehicle space, and the German auto giant has two new offerings for the North American market... read more June 7, 2018 by


 
Otto self-driving truck prototype

Uber's self-driving trucks are now in service

Uber has officially put its self-driving semi-trailer trucks into operation under the new service Uber Freight. In fact, Uber has had the self-driving trucks in service for a... read more March 18, 2018 by


 
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500HD

New Silverado 4500HD/5500HD/6500HD trucks join Chevy’s commercial fleet

Oh, the Silverado 3500HD? That’s cute. Chevrolet is making its return to the medium-duty truck business with the even bigger Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD and 6500HD, which... read more March 8, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

Mercedes-Benz on Tuesday revealed a redesigned Sprinter van and confirmed it for sale later this year, as a 2019 model. The design has trodden down a high-tech path, which... read more February 6, 2018 by


 
Nikola One

Nikola selects Arizona to manufacture electric semi-trucks

Nikola has taken a major step toward bringing its extended-range electric semi-trailer truck to market. The company announced on Tuesday that Buckeye, Arizona will be home to... read more January 31, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Volvo Trucks electric urban delivery vehicle

Volvo Trucks plans electric delivery vehicle for 2019

Not to be left out of the push for electric and electrified commercial vehicles, Volvo Trucks announced Tuesday that it will begin selling electric trucks in Europe in 2019... read more January 24, 2018 by


 
Prototype for Tesla Semi electric semi-trailer truck

See the Tesla Semi silently cruising along a suburban street

In case you were haboring any concerns that the electric semi-trailer truck unveiled by Tesla last November was nothing but a cardboard mockup powered by hamsters, have no... read more January 23, 2018 by


 
Volvo VNL-series semi-trailer truck

Geely buying spree continues with $3.26B stake in Volvo truck manufacturer

After adding Lotus, Terrafugia and a sizeable stake in Proton to its portfolio last year, holding company Zhejiang Geely is ringing in the new year with an 8.2 percent stake... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Tesla Semi

Budweiser brewer orders fleet of Tesla Semis

Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch wants its beer delivery process to be just a smidge more green. The company announced on Friday that it placed a pre-order for 40 Tesla Semis... read more December 11, 2017 by


 
VW MOIA ride-sharing concept car

Volkswagen reveals MOIA ride-sharing electric van concept

The Volkswagen Group doesn't simply want to electrify its portfolio of brands and cars for personal ownership, it also wants to provide sustainable transportation in other... read more December 4, 2017 by


 
Tesla Semi

Tesla Semi could start as low as $150,000

A new Peterbilt 389 will run you around $150,000 to nearly $200,000, when configured with some handy options. It's an icon of the highway, but it could soon see quieter... read more November 27, 2017 by


 
 

 
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