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Why Would Anyone Buy an Electric Truck or Bus?

Why Would Anyone Buy an Electric Truck or Bus?

Why Would Anyone Buy an Electric Truck or Bus? Let's jump in! We're all thinking it. How can Electric Trucks or Buses work? Jason Gies has some ideas. By Jason Gies - Vice President, eMobility Business Development (speech given at Advanced Clean...

IC Bus expands CE Series passenger capacity

IC Bus expands CE Series passenger capacity

IC Bus expands CE Series passenger capacity Updates provide flexibility without compromising current model wheelbase measurements “With its standout safety and technology features, additional passenger capacity on the CE Series has been a top...

School buses will lead the charge on electrification

School buses will lead the charge on electrification

School buses will lead the charge on electrification By Trish Reed - Vice president and general manager, IC Bus Most students board their yellow school buses each day without much thought; it is part of their routine. Almost 536,800 school buses...

[RECAP] Cumberland Foundation & Community Outreach

[RECAP] Cumberland Foundation & Community Outreach

The following has been amended from Calleigh Minor's speech at the Cumberland Employee Christmas Parties in December 2021 where she spoke to employees and guests about Cumberland's Community Engagement. The Cumberland Foundation was launched to DO...

C10 – Sixth Demo Run Stats

C10 – Sixth Demo Run Stats

The C10's 6th Run After testing this truck in less than optimal conditions, we’ve finally put the C10 on the road to show what this trucks was built to do*. A few of the impressive facts about this run: Ran over 11,000 miles The C10 spent 22% of...

New National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners in the Works

New National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners in the Works

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration says it is revising its online National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners, which was hacked two years ago. The agency states that during this transition to the new registry, motor carrier users...

C10 – Fith Demo Run Stats

C10 – Fith Demo Run Stats

The C10's 5th Run Common objections to the C10: "That truck won’t work in my operation." "We haul heavy." "What about when you get off the interstate?" If you've ever thought any of these things about the C10 - then here's your chance to see the...

Safety Technology Means Safer Workplace for Drivers

Safety Technology Means Safer Workplace for Drivers

Using safety technology can create a safer workplace for your drivers. Every time your driver gets behind the wheel, he or she is at risk. Trucking driving ranks seventh in the deadliest occupations in America. Truck drivers also face the highest...

[Recap] Idealease Nashville partners with Lifest

[Recap] Idealease Nashville partners with Lifest

Cumberland Idealease partnered with Life Promotions for the first annual Lifest – Music City music festival. We donated two rental trucks – 1 Box truck and 1 refrigerated truck. Lifest used our donated trucks to move staging, sound gear and to...

[Recap] HX Ride & Drive

[Recap] HX Ride & Drive

On 7/27/21 Cumberland International Trucks Lebanon Branch held a Ride & Drive / Open House to feature the International HX truck. Vendors in attendance were Allison Transmission, Cummins, Stringfellow, Rogers, Meritor and Navistar. These...

[Recap] Powering the Future & Technical Education for Communities

[Recap] Powering the Future & Technical Education for Communities

Cumberland has partnered with Cummins, the Tennessee Trucking Association and a dozen other organizations to recruit and train future technicians. On Thursday, July 22, 2021 we hosted a fundraiser benefitting McGavock Hich School's Transportation...