Tag: commercial vehicles

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Regulations

12% of Vehicles Inspected Placed Out-of-Service

October 28, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

Commercial vehicle inspectors put 12% of the 43,565 inspected commercial motor vehicles out-of-service for brake-related violations during Brake Safety Week Aug. 23-29, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance said Oct. 27. Brake Safety Week is part of CVSA’s Operation Airbrake program, […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

New Ford CEO Farley announces operational restructuring and executive shakeup

October 1, 2020


Ford Motor’s new CEO Jim Farley is shaking up the company’s top ranks and restructuring operations as the automaker struggles to bolster shareholder confidence and stay relevant in an increasingly competitive market. Farley, who succeeds Jim Hackett, is streamlining operations […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Ford-Volkswagen alliance to include shared production of 8 million commercial vehicles

June 10, 2020


Ford Motor and Volkswagen plan to share production of 8 million commercial vehicles as part of an expanded alliance between the two automakers. Production of the vehicles is expected to begin as early as next year and continue through the […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Toyota bets on fuel cell future with FAW, other automakers

June 5, 2020

Via: Automotive News

TOKYO — Toyota Motor Corp. is teaming up with five Chinese companies including Beijing Automobile Group Co. and China FAW Corp. to develop fuel cells for commercial vehicles, seeking to push deeper into China and the market for the alternate […]