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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] 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...

Order Parts Online with RepairLink

Order Parts Online with RepairLink

Free to you, OnCommand Parts Information powered by RepairLink delivers a complete electronic parts ordering system online. Not only do you have access to our dealership pricing and inventory availability, you can view illustration and technical...

International® Truck Adds Enhanced Driver Safety Capabilites

International® Truck Adds Enhanced Driver Safety Capabilites

International® Truck, the commercial truck brand of Navistar International Corporation, now offers enhanced features of the Bendix® Wingman® Fusion™ collision mitigation system on the International® LT® Series, RH™ Series, MV™ Series, HV™ Series...

Navistar Stockholders Approve Acquisition by TRATON

Navistar Stockholders Approve Acquisition by TRATON

Navistar International Corporation ("Navistar") (NYSE: NAV), a leading U.S. truck maker, announced that, at its annual meeting of stockholders held today, stockholders approved TRATON's proposal to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of...

Top 100 Truck Bottlenecks – 2021

Top 100 Truck Bottlenecks – 2021

100 Bottleneck Locations Since 2002, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has collected and processed truck GPS data in support of numerous U.S. DOT freight mobility initiatives. Using truck GPS data from over 1 million freight...

International Truck Launches The New International® HX® Series

International Truck Launches The New International® HX® Series

International Truck launched the new International® HX® Series, the next-generation of its HX Series vehicles. The new HX Series is the first product released under the company's Navistar 4.0 strategy and its Project Compass initiative – which...

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Putting Electric Vehicle Users In Charge of Their Destiny

Putting Electric Vehicle Users In Charge of Their Destiny

Despite the disruption caused by COVID-19, electric commercial vehicles continue to move ahead in a big way. As a recent Forbes article noted, “electric trucks are entering the mainstream of American life faster than passenger vehicles like Tesla.”...

The C10 is Here!

The C10 is Here!

Here's a sneak peek of the newest version of our C10. In the coming weeks this truck will hit the road.  The latest version of our production ready super truck!  The Cumberland C10.   As always, you can expect Fuel Economy updates and great pics...