Autonomous Impact: Supply Chain Snags

In the vast world of logistics and supply chain management, it’s impossible to deny that trucking is an essential link. In the United States alone, trucking delivers approximately 70% of goods to retail locations nationwide. As we begin crafting more resilient processes to strengthen our production, we’re looking towards innovative new techniques and technologies to … Read more

Which States Allow Autonomous Driving?

The United States is quickly shaping up to be the birthplace of commercialized autonomous driving. From the DARPA Urban Challenge to AV-focused highway infrastructure plans, the American landscape is full of potential. In recent years, autonomous technology has graduated from simulated, computer-based tests, to closed-course testing, all the way to public roads. We’re entering a … Read more

The Changing World of Freight

In recent years, shipping has exploded in lightning-fast ways. Among the e-commerce crowd, two-day shipping is an expectation, not an extra fee. For those who shop local, we’ve all enjoyed a vast variety of countless products, curbside pickup options, and even store-to-door programs; we’ve even got a real-world look at what our day-to-day looks like … Read more

How Autonomous Trucking Can Help Your Community

Technology, when carefully selected and thoughtfully applied, can affect our lives in big, innovative ways. As we continue to develop our own trucking technology here at Torc, we’re looking towards community betterment, improving accessibility, and a brighter future for all. Although the trucking industry will transform the freight landscape, those transformative results might not always … Read more

Brace for a shock: cost-of-living crisis drives up price of electric car charging | Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars

While petrol price rises may have made the headlines, the energy crisis has also been hitting owners of electric cars in the pocket. The cost of charging at home has risen by 43% for some drivers, while the already higher cost of on-the-road recharges has gone up 25%. As energy prices are forced up due … Read more

Autonomous Vehicle Jobs: How to Find a Self-Driving Truck Job

The autonomous trucking sector has found itself at the epicenter of the global mobility revolution, driven by increased freight demand and powered by advancements in sensing, behavior algorithms and machine learning. Not only are governments around the world preparing for it, but commercial firms are growing more enthusiastic about the prospect of fully self-driving trucks … Read more