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A miscalibrated speed limiter has caused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to recall a small number of Ram 4500 and 5500 chassis cabs with dualie axles and Hemi V8s, along with a second recall for Dodge Challengers to have their airbags rebolted.

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Smith, FDG Form Joint Venture For Commercial EVs In US

Pennsylvania is extending its Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebate Program. Smith Electric Vehicles and FDG Electric Vehicles have formed a joint venture to build commercial EVs for US fleets. Zero Motorcycles will match the $1 million grant awarded from the California Energy Commission for R&D and assembly at its Santa Cruz headquarters.

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Eseye Handling Connectivity For The New Motion Charging Network

Solaris is building an 80-foot bus powered by a Ballard fuel cell module. Eseye is now handling connectivity for The New Motion charging network in Europe. Zero begins selling electric motorcycles in Italy.

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Plus: Notes On McLaren F1, The Chevy Volt, And Lamborghini's SUV

We curate the week's events with a focus on Daimler's autonomous big rig, the Freightliner Inspiration. Plus, other news and notes from the industry.

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The Freightliner Inspiration Truck has been unleashed in Nevada, making it the first autonomous commercial vehicle operating on highways in the US.

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Volkswagen is reorganizing its work vehicle operations under the banner of Truck & Bus GmbH, uniting MAN and Scania into one division.

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New Taxis Are Due By The End Of 2017

The London Taxi Company is getting a major investment from its owner Geely. At a new factory in the UK, the company will build a plug-in hybrid cab to go on sale in 2017.

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Ten-Fold Growth Predicted Over Next Decade

The annual global sales of medium- and heavy-duty commercial EVs are predicted to increase by ten times between 2014 and 2023 and reach a total of over 800,000 in that time.

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Have a job to do that you may need to warn others about? Ford is offering optional amber LED emergency strobe lights on its F-Series Super Duty trucks.

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Do you like the Dacia Duster, but not with the unnecessary frills of a back seat? Scope out the Duster Commercial, with a load floor and little else.

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Volkswagen is showing off the latest generation of its venerable Transporter with slightly updated styling, more efficient powertrains and a suite of new safety tech.

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The Peugeot Design Lab has cooked up this custom food truck, called Le Bistro du Lion, complete with fully equipped kitchen, a mobile DJ booth... and Peugeot pepper mills.

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Mercedes-Benz might be a little early with its April Fools' Day joke, but the Mercedes-AMG Sprinter63 S is still a ridiculously cool idea. With 503 horsepower from a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8, it should drastically cut the wait time for deliveries.

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Boldly Going Where No FedEx Driver Has Gone Before

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter gets added capability for the 2015 model year with the addition of a four-wheel-drive system. We put the big van through its paces on and off road in beautiful British Columbia, Canada.

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Several startups in San Francisco are trying to bring a luxury experience to mass transit with fleets of highly upgraded buses that offer things like waiters onboard to deliver snacks. Could these companies be bad for the city, though?

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The Daimler entry into the Department of Energy Supertruck program beats the original goals by 115 percent. The semi uses a massive amount of tech to get an average of 12.2 miles per gallon.

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Ford is recalling three different vehicle lines built between model years 2011 and 2015, including a number of service and specialty commercial vehicles.

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Volkswagen is giving the first glimpse at the look of the next-gen T6 Transporter ahead of the van's debut on April 15. From this sketch, the front appears to be a little more curved than the current version.

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Uber is working with BYD to lease the automaker's E6 five-door hatchback EV to the ridesharing drivers in Chicago, as part of the pilot program. The test already includes about 25 drivers and could grow to around 200.

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Mercedes-Benz is building a $500-million factory in Charleston, SC, to build the next-gen Sprinter domestically. Construction of the plant will begin in 2016, and it will cover 200 acres.

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The Chevy Colorado is getting a box delete option that will allow upfitters prepare the trucks for very specific work duties. Chevy claims this is the only midsize pickup in the segment to offer such a package.

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