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USA too feels pressure of driver shortage

by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 16, 2016

According to the American Trucking Associations, the driver shortage right now is near 48,000 and, if current trends hold, this number may reach 175,000 by 2024.



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Cummins electrification boss says broad power portfolio is best for customers

Auto Components by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 11, 2018

“Different solutions meet different needs,” Julie Furber told the Green Truck Summit in Indianapolis, Indiana. “…We believe (offering) a variety of solutions is...


Cummins acquires Johnson Matthey’s automotive battery systems business

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 16, 2018

The acquisition is a subsidiary of Johnson Matthey that specialises in high-voltage automotive grade battery systems for electric and hybrid vehicles.


Will synthetic fuel be the combustion engine's saviour in an era of electric mobility?

Industry by Sumantra B Barooah Sep 15, 2017

Is the full-electric powertrain the sole antidote to fossil fueled-environmental deterioration? Engineers and CEOs, representing OEMs and global Tier 1 suppliers,...


Cummins's Julie Furber | Interview | Autocar Professional

Industry by Sumantra B Barooah Mar 08, 2018

Global diesel engine major Cummins has recently created a new division to be a major supplier of electrific powertrains too. Julie Furber, Executive Director -...

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Iconic London Routemaster red bus goes green with Cummins Euro 6 power at Goodwood

Auto Components by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 25, 2016

An iconic London Routemaster red bus is going ‘green’ with a Cummins ISB4.5 clean diesel engine, ensuring it is ready to meet the ULEZ standards planned to take...