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Ram's Midsize Electric Pickup Gets 'Overwhelmingly Positive' Feedback
Ram introduced an electric midsize truck concept to dealers who reportedly gave it a thumbs-up.
April 25, 2023
Volvo Penta Achieves “Breakthrough” Dual-Fuel Hydrogen-Diesel Engine
A traditional internal-combustion diesel engine is paired with a hydrogen injection system and can run on both fuels.
April 24, 2023
Elgin Debuts Electric Broom Bear Truck-Mounted Sweeper
The electric chassis offers the same payload capacity as the standard Broom Bear and delivers a 10-foot sweep path.
April 20, 2023
Volvo CE Teams Up with Portable Electric on Mobile e-Charging Power Stations
The Mobile EV Charger can recharge battery-powered equipment whenever and wherever needed.
April 11, 2023
Electric Ford F-150 Lightning Gets Another Price Hike
MSRP is up 50% since the high-demand battery-powered pickup hit the market.
April 10, 2023
Video: Bobcat Reveals All-Electric, Remote-Control Compact Loader
The concept RogueX track loader has no cab and is capable of remote-control or autonomous operation.
April 10, 2023
The "Millennium Falcon" of Electric Trucks is Coming, Says Ford CEO
The future pickup will be built at the BlueOval City mega-campus, which is under construction in West Tennessee.
April 7, 2023
Video: Cummins' New Engine Can Run on 4 Different Fuels
On The Dirt, get a closer look at the engine for heavy-duty equipment fueled by hydrogen, natural gas, diesel or biofuels.
April 7, 2023
California Becomes World's First Government to Mandate Electric Heavy Trucks
The EPA has cleared the way for California to require half of all heavy trucks sold in the state to be fully electric by 2035.
April 4, 2023
LiuGong: World’s First Commercially Available, Mid-Size Electric Loader (Video)
The 23-ton 856H-E Max runs on a 432-kWh lithium-ion phosphate battery with eight hours of runtime on heavy tasks, LiuGong says.
March 31, 2023
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Bobcat Reinvents the Skid Steer with All-Electric S7X
The prototype unveiled at ConExpo 2023 is powered by a 60.5 kWh, lithium-ion battery and electric-drive motors.
March 23, 2023
Case CE Debuts Two New Electric Mini Excavators at ConExpo 2023 (Video)
The 3,186-pound CX15EV is available now, while the 4,828-pound CX25EV will arrive later this year. Get an up-close look at the CX15EV in this video.
March 21, 2023
Gradall, Volvo Penta Debut Highway-Speed Electric Wheeled Excavator (Video)
The concept excavator is modeled after Gradall's XL4100V and is entirely powered by two batteries that fit into the existing engine bay.
March 20, 2023
AUSA to Debut its First Electric Dumper at ConExpo 2023
Along with the battery-powered D151AEG, the manufacturer will display its range of dumpers, rough-terrain forklifts and telehandlers.
March 9, 2023
Volvo Converts L120H Wheel Loaders to Electric Power in Europe
The 20-ton L120H Electric Conversion will be commercially available for select customers in Europe in 2023.
February 28, 2023
Wacker Neuson, Dana Team Up for Electric Compact Equipment in Europe
Dana's e-Propulsion system will power Kramer electric loaders and Wacker Neuson and Kramer electric telehandlers.
February 27, 2023
Q&A: What's Behind JCB's Drive to New Hydrogen-Powered Engine?
The company's chief innovation officer gives a behind-the-scenes view of JCB's new hydrogen engine and how it will impact the market.
February 23, 2023
Ford Suspends Production, Shipments of F-150 Lightning After Battery Fire
Ford stated that it had identified the root cause of the battery problem and the number of vehicles likely impacted.
February 20, 2023
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"Quick & Light": Yanmar Unveils V7 Compact Wheel Loader
The small loader features low center of gravity, light weight and high speed, the company says.
Toyota: 2024 Tacoma "Completely Redesigned from the Ground Up"
"World’s First Mobile, Bricklaying Robot" Coming to U.S. Market (Video)
JCB’s Pothole Pro Excavator Makes Pothole Repairs in 8 Minutes
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