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    All-electric Fuso eCanter coming to North America

    September 26, 2016 10:17AM by James Menzies

    HANOVER, Germany – An electrically-powered Fuso eCanter is coming to the North American market in limited quantities next year, with a full launch slated for 2018. The soft launch in 2017 will focus on the US, Europe and Japan. Canada

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    Eaton offering remote diagnostics on automated transmissions

    September 22, 2016 10:17AM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany — Eaton has announced the availability of a new IntelliConnect remote diagnostics platform for its automated transmissions. The system provides near real-time monitoring of vehicle fault codes related to the transmission. Alerts are provided to the fleet manager

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    Eaton showcases autonomous docking technologies

    September 22, 2016 10:09AM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany — Eaton is demonstrating at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Shows two systems designed to assist drivers with docking. Its Advanced Driver Assist System (ADAS) Dock Assist feature uses software upgrades to communicate with control modules in Eaton’s automated,

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    New Cascadia will set benchmark for industry, Daimler’s Bernhard says

    September 22, 2016 4:08AM by James Menzies

    Electrification of city delivery trucks is coming, Bernhard suggests

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    Daimler looks to revolutionize urban deliveries with electric vehicles

    September 22, 2016 12:47AM by James Menzies

    HANOVER, Germany — With 70% of the world’s population expected to live in cities by 2050, Daimler demonstrated at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show how it plans to make cities more livable. “We will make distribution in big cities emissions-free

  • DTNA to take a pass on MATS next year

    May 13, 2015 1:21PM by James Menzies

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) will not be participating in the Mid-America Trucking Show next year, instead focusing its efforts on the global IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover, Germany. The OEM, which owns the Freightliner, Western