Prices and volume are not expected to plummet in 2019, but industry experts seem to feel that the best-case scenario will be a plateau, and more realistically, will fall slightly.
Ford's 2019 Ranger returns after an eight-year hiatus as a larger, midsize pickup in a competitive segment with about 518,000 units sold in 2018.
Gravel Conveyors Inc. has implemented the Verizon Connect Reveal fleet management software program, with results so far including $90,000 in tax rebates for off-road fuel use.
After a record-breaking year for truck manufacturing in 2018, global truck maker Daimler Trucks expects to see some moderation in overall economic growth in the U.S. through the second half of the year, along with a corresponding normalization in commercial vehicle sales figures.
Nissan Motor Co. will reduce production of its NV cargo and passenger vans, as well as for its Titan and Frontier pickup trucks, at its assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi.
SambaSafety has introduced Qorta, a national driver monitoring platform that offers federal and state safety data on drivers and combines it with analytics to help fleets stay on top of driver risk.
Ryder System has joined forces with new technology suppliers to showcase smart warehouse operations, such as robotics; autonomous vehicles and drones; sensors and automatic identification tools; and wearable technology.
Vehicle relocation service Auto Driveaway, which serves large corporate fleets, has acquired the assets of heavy truck transport service J&J, which expands its scope in the heavy truck transportation market.
LineStar Integrity Services has selected MiX Telematics for its ELD solution to help improve the safety, compliance, and efficiency of its fleet.
DewEze Mfg. announced general clutch pump kit availability for the newly released 2019 General Motors and Navistar Commercial Vehicles.
Icahn Automotive Group LLC, which owns and operates auto repair and maintenance providers Pep Boys, AAMCO, and Precision Tune Auto Care, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire RPM Automotive.
Palfinger USA announced the appointment of its newest PAL Pro Regional Sales Manager, Jack Coleman, who will cover the states of Ohio, Indiana, and West Virginia.