Announcing the 2021 ACT Expo agenda

Over the last five years, the industry has seen a 50% increase in the spec’ing of active braking systems on Class 8 vehicles.

With safety a continually discussed topic across the commercial vehicle industry, groups are working to continue the push for wider visibility and acceptance of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) on heavy duty vehicles.

“Our customers tell us that safety really has replaced fuel economy as their number one priority when it comes to making purchasing decisions,” said Len Copeland, product marketing manager for Detroit Products, during a recent discussion on current and future considerations of ADAS technology

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High-profile SPAC craters after announcing plan to merge with electric car company Lucid

The Lucid Air sedan, which is expected to go into production next year at a plant being constructed in Arizona.


A record reverse merger deal between Lucid Motors and Churchill Capital Corp IV sent shares of the SPAC run by well-known investor Michael Klein tumbling in midday trading Tuesday.

The price of the stock of the special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, was nearly cut in half to $30 in intraday trading. The shares recovered slightly to close at $35.21 a share, down 38.6%.

The drop comes after shares of Churchill rose by more than 470% after it was

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