We believe that we have some of the best drivers in the industry. They hit the road and work hard every day to make sure that the job gets done and done right. So when driver appreciation week rolled around this year we geared up to celebrate our amazing drivers.
A few months after the unveiling of the Inspiration Truck it still seems like a glimpse into the future. The idea of a truck that can drive itself almost ranks right up there with hover boards. It is amazing to realize that the technology that allows this amazing thing to happen is not really all that new or futuristic. The Inspiration Truck is an incredible step forward no doubt. Yet the systems that it uses are actually systems that are widely in use in other vehicles already. These systems include:
Nothing says aerodynamic like a huge rectangle rolling down the highway. Left on their own, trailers are about as good for your fuel economy as a giant parachute. While trailers are not optimal for cutting through the wind, there are a few things we can do to make them better.