NextGen C10 is fresh off its latest test run and performing as well as Santa and his reindeer on Christmas Eve. And considering Santa and his reindeer run off cookies, milk and carrots, that’s extremely impressive! Over 12,494 miles, NextGen C10 was able to achieve overall fuel economy of 9.54 miles per gallon. During the […]
Before we started the 9th C10 test run, I asked our customer to put a driver in the C10 demo truck that was NOT his best driver. I wanted to prove the C10 would make a bigger impact on new or less skilled drivers than a company’s best drivers. For example: Raising a driver’s MPG […]
Cumberland’s C10 project has been featured on the Cummins website. Check it out here.
All, as many of you know, over the course of several years, the Cumberland International Fleet team has been striving to produce a truck that gets 10 miles per gallon. That project yielded a truck we call the C10. The C10 has been on demo runs around the county dozens of times over the past […]
Here’s a round-up of #RACEto10MPG updates you may have missed – 11.2 MPG! 8th Run Update Cumberland’s C10 Changed the Way I Drive Gooch’s Driving Tips Gooch’s Mid-Trip Review Driver Bio: David Gooch Second Run Launch 9.9 MPG! 7th Run Update James Talks About Lane Assist Thorne’s Mid-Trip Review RACEt010MPG Featured in HDT C10 Covered […]
“I want to thank everybody at Sharp Transport, Cumberland, International. Everyone who gave me the opportunity to do this. I believe driving this truck [Cumberland’s C10], has changed the way I’ll drive the truck I’m in now.” – David Gooch (11.2 Miles Per Gallon, #RACEto10MPG)
Here’s our 8th run update from Jarit Cornelius, VP Maintenance/Compliance at Sharp Transport, who we partnered with on the #RACEto10MPG. We are excited share the results. We at Sharp Transport, Inc. are proud to announce the RACEto10MPG results! David Gooch ran a combined 5,599 miles crossing through 10 states and was able to sustain a […]
What are some tips you can provide other companies to achieve 10 MPG? “Trust the cruise control. It does what it needs to do. Set your speed and leave it alone. Don’t override it. Stay off your breaks as much as possible.” – David Gooch (11.2 MPG, #RACEto10MPG)
….so we’re going to have someone from Sharp Transport write the run recap. Be on the lookout. Gooch in Meteor Crater, AZ.