Paccar CEO Outlines Path Toward Zero-Emission Trucks, Automated Driving

Paccar Inc. CEO Ron Armstrong said the trucking industry is moving toward ever cleaner and more energy-efficient vehicles and will adopt increasingly advanced automated driving technology to assist drivers.

“The future of the industry is very dynamic, with technology accelerating the pace of change,” Armstrong told an audience of truck dealers from across the country during remarks here Jan. 25 at the 2019 American Truck Dealers Show. “Now more than ever, we need to innovate to stay relevant.”

Paccar is the parent of Kenworth Truck Co., Peterbilt Motors Co. and international brand DAF Trucks.