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15th Run MPG Stats – the Holiday Hauls

It's a busy time of year for fleets moving presents around the US, so we've called this run Holiday Hauls! The C10 just completed it's 15th run and here are the results. Clink on the link to the ECM image to see the rest of the results during the C10’s...

US Senators, Tennessee State Representatives and Candidates Congratulate Cumberland on the C10’s Sustainability Award (TDEC)

The C10 project has received accolades from Tennessee State Senators, Representatives and Candidates. From United States Senator Bob Corker October 4, 2018 Mr. Terry Minor President Cumberland International Trucks 1901 Lebanon Pike Nashville,...

Terry Minor and Cumberland International Trucks Nominated for the ATD’s 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The American Truck Dealers (ATD) and Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) announced the nominees for the ATD 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year. Terry Minor and Cumberland International Trucks is one of the 6 nominees! From HDT, "The American Truck Dealers has announced the nominees...

Cumberland’s C10 Wins Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award

We built the C10 as the prototype fuel-efficient truck.  We wanted to develop, build and sell a truck capable of achieving 10 miles per gallon fuel economy. In a world of limited natural resources, we have challenged the conventional belief that trucking "is dirty,...

TDEC and TDOT Announce Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award Winners 2018

And Cumberland International is one of them! Our C10 project has made a tangible impact in Tennessee. The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), announced today the winners of...

Driver Bio: David Gooch – Race to 10 MPG

David Gooch David is from Elkmont, Alabama. His professional driving career started 22.5 years ago when he got out of the US Army.  After completely driving school, he took a position with Sharp Transport and has been there ever since. He has won numerous Driver of...

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7th Run: MPG Stats: RACEto10MPG Update

Round 1 of the Race to 10 MPG has been completed and results are best to date for NextGen C10! James Thorne, veteran driver from Sharp Transport, was able to reach 9.86 MPG overall fuel economy. Thorne’s 5,421 mile journey started in Tennessee and ran to California...

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Driver 1 – Trip Update

  We spoke to James earlier this week and he sent us a few shots from his trip out to San Bernandino. He sounded comfortable, averaging "right around 10 miles per...

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RACEto10MPG featured in Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT)

The Race to 10 MPG is getting great coverage. Here Sharp and Cumberland's partnership is highlighted in an article on HDT. "Last year, our annual special June fuel issue focused on the question of how feasible it was to hit 10 mpg in real-world operations, not a...

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It Starts Today

Cumberland has teamed up with Sharp Transport in a campaign to hit 10 Miles Per Gallon.  #RACEto10MPG Over the next four weeks follow udpates for the Race to 10 MPG by joining our email list and/or following Cumberland and Sharp Transport. We’ll be sharing pictures,...

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James is off! #RACEto10MPG

James Thorne is heading out. He is the first of two drivers in Sharp Transport and Cumberland's joint project to crack the 10 MPG barrier. Follow the progress via email...

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Driver Bio: James Thorne – Race to 10 MPG

James Thorne James has been married to his lovely wife, Nikki for 27 years. They have 3 boys, aged 27, 25 and 15. James lives in Shelbyville, TN where he and his family have owned and operate Funny Farm Acres, a mobile petting zoo, for the past 7 years.  James and...

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C10 Demo Run – Driver Feedback

Be on the lookout! Stats from our latest C10 Demo Run will be out next week, but in the meantime, this is the feedback we got from our last demo driver. "I just took the C10 Challenge. I like the truck pretty good, it's quiet. Driver friendly. It's actually laid out...

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Fourth Run MPG Stats – C10

Fourth Run MPG Stats Consistency… That’s what can be said about the 4th test run for NextGen C10. NextGen C10’s 4th test run was a West Coast trip from Jackson, Tennessee and a regional run from Jackson, TN to Mississippi. The fuel economy over 4,813 miles averaged...

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Eco Flaps installed on Cumberland’s NextGen C10

Check it out - one of our parters, EcoFlaps wrote about our partnership: Cumberland International, located in Nashville, Tenn., wanted to prove a 10+ miles per gallon truck was achievable to utilize affordably on a day-to-day operation. Cumberland’s Fleet Team of...

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Third Run MPG Stats – C10

3rd Run Details The 3rd test run is different than any test performed with either demo truck thus far. The first customer wanted the truck back! He wanted to run the same routes at 68 mph (vs. 65 mph). After hesitation, we agreed. And… the results turned out great! In...

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Second Run MPG Stats – C10

The NextGen C10 has completed it's second demo run. **Run Details** The second run for NextGen C10 can be split into two legs. The first leg went from Middle Tennessee to Southern California roundtrip.  According to our telematics, the driver was able to achieve a 9.9...

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First Run MPG Stats – C10

As promised! The NextGen C10 has completed it's first run. See the stats for Run 1 (Click Here). If you'd like to receive these updates to your email inbox - use the contact form at the right and send us a note. What's the...

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Ramping up: Next Gen C10

Get ready folks, the Next Gen C10 is being prepped for it's first demo run! Stay tuned for more information over the next several months. We'll be providing updates right here. The Next Gen C10 is scheduled to go out on it's first demo next week.

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