A Today’s Trucking special edition exploring the future of electric trucks Inside: Northern Electric Canadian businesses play leading role in the race for electric trucks. Jump Start Thinking about electrifying your fleet? Here are 6 things you need to consider. Power Sources Electric trucks are easy. Sourcing the power they need is a bigger challenge. A Clean Race Will … [Read more...] about Electric truck insights from Today’s Trucking
It’s a stretch of sand so vast, it’ll make you think you’ve traveled to the Sahara — but which is actually stucked into the southwestern corner of Colorado, boasting America’s tallest dunes. And it’s so much more than that, too; Great Sand Dunes National Park is a Four Corners-area gem that many unfortunately miss in favor of other (admittedly equally incredible) national park … [Read more...] about The Indigenous History of Great Sand Dunes National Park
The Manitoba Trucking Association (MTA) honored and thanked industry members recently at the first in-person fall awards gala since 2019. Tétrault Transport receives MTA-Omnitracs Distinguished Member award. (Photo: MTA) “Our industry members have given their all over the past couple of years. The 2021 MTA Fall Awards Gala is an extra-special evening for our members to … [Read more...] about MTA honors industry members – Truck News
It’s hard to believe that 2022 is around the corner. After a whirlwind couple of years, we wanted to take some time to see what kind of headspace travelers are in with the new year looming. Has their desire to travel increased since 2020? Are they still hesitant to plan a trip? We combined our own internal data with findings from Wakefield Research among US adults 18+ who have … [Read more...] about RVshare 2022 Travel Trend Report
Phillips Industries has hired Joseph Felicelli to fill the new role of director of product strategy. Felicelli will lead product management and marketing and support the sales team in continuing to grow the Phillips business. Joseph Felicelli (Photo: Phillips Industries) Felicelli is a commercial vehicle business leader. His background includes working for AP Emissions … [Read more...] about Phillips Industries hires product strategy director, sales managers
An August video shows a game being played on a Tesla central console while the car is in motion. When we covered the first video games available on Tesla's center-console video screen back in 2019, we noted that the feature only worked when the car was parked. Now, though, those Tesla games can apparently be played even when the car is moving, a feature that could run afoul of … [Read more...] about You can now play video games on a Tesla screen when the car is in motion
RV living is becoming more and more popular. Most of those who choose this lifestyle choose to travel full-time. This makes sense. After all, their homes do have wheels. That said, travel is not the only reason to choose to live in an RV. There are actually a variety of factors that may contribute to somebody’s decision to live in an RV full-time or even part-time, and in some … [Read more...] about Where Can I Park My RV Long Term?
With its unique flora, grand expanses, and utter otherworldliness, Great Basin National Park is one of the most overlooked national parks in the roster; less than 100,000 visitors make their way to the 77,100-acre wilderness each year. And it makes some sense: situated as it is in the middle of the vast expanse of east Nevada desert, it’s well described as “in the middle of … [Read more...] about The Indigenous History of Great Basin National Park
Enlarge / This became a more common sight in 2021 as drivers returned to the roads.Getty Images As we head towards the end of the second year of a global pandemic, the effect of COVID-19 on road traffic around the world is clear to see. Congestion has begun to return, though not everywhere, and not to 2019 levels. Traffic patterns have changed, too, … [Read more...] about Traffic bounces back in year two of the pandemic, minus the commuters
The Difference Between Van Life and Large Motorhome Living When you choose to travel via RV, that in itself isn’t the only decision you have to make. You have to decide where you want to go of course, but before you even do that, you have to decide whether you prefer van life or RV living. Those who have never traveled in an RV or van before might think the two are the same, … [Read more...] about Which is best for you?