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Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, and his wife Carole pose. Picture taken May 26, 2017.

Shifting Gears: Keeping up with the Ghosn’s

Here's all the mobility news you missed this week, from Carlos Ghosn to a plane crash, a shakeup at Uber and more.
2019 has been a challenging year for truck drivers.

Another 3,500 truck drivers lost their jobs in December — and it’s a troubling sign of the recession that’s slamming the $800 billio...

In total, 6,600 truck drivers lost their jobs in 2019. Experts worry there's more to come next year.

A recession slammed trucking last year — and experts predict that 2020 will bring more bankruptcies and plunging truck orders

Manufacturing has contracted for five straight months. But trucking-specific headwinds are also threatening the industry in 2020.
Women are underrepresented among the typical trucking company's corporate governance.

Only 18% of the trucking industry’s governing boards are women and Morgan Stanley just highlighted it as a potential industry risk

The corporate boards of the average public trucking company are 18% women, according to Morgan Stanley's analysis.

A California EV startup unveiled a fully electric semi-truck called ‘TORQ’ to compete with Tesla and Hyundai

TORQ was designed to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions and usher in an industry of cleaner commercial transportation, according to the automaker.
Truckers who used FleetCor saw extra fees, according to the FTC.

The Feds just charged a massive fuel-card company with fleecing truckers out of hundreds of millions of dollars

Truckers who use FleetCor were slammed with "at least hundreds of millions of dollars" in additional fees, according to the Federal Trade Commission.

Shifting Gears: A massive trucking bankruptcy, Tesla gets a string of wins, and a look into the post-car future

A trucking bankruptcy left drivers stranded nationwide, Elon Musk won his defamation case, Boeing's 737 drama continued, and more.
The Minnesota-based LME left more than 400 truckers out of a job when it abruptly shuttered on Friday.

Thousands of truck drivers have lost their jobs in 2019 as the transportation ‘bloodbath’ unfolds. Here’s the list of the biggest ba...

The trucking industry is struggling in 2019 — especially for truck drivers who own or work at small businesses.
Trucking giant Celadon filed for bankruptcy on Dec. 8.

Bankrupt trucker Celadon told laid-off employees that they’ve lost health insurance and won’t receive unused-vacation-time pay — rea...

Celadon employees learned on Monday that their trucking employer "will be separating you from the role you currently serve."

A truckload giant just filed for bankruptcy, and it leaves nearly 3,000 truck drivers jobless

Celadon declared bankruptcy on Dec. 9, and that collapse is worrying truck drivers that they may be stranded.