How a former soldier went from self-taught truck driver to helping Alphabet’s Waymo usher in the era of self-driving semis

Torri Donley

Jon Rainwater trains truckers for Waymo’s freight and deliveries service. Waymo Jon Rainwater instructs safety drivers for Waymo Via, the self-driving company’s freight and deliveries unit. He enjoyed a lively career before joining Waymo in 2019 — early on as an Army intelligence analyst, and later transporting hazardous waste and […]

Why 2021 truck is different

Torri Donley

The redesigned 2021 Ford F-150 made its public debut Thursday night during an online prerecorded event hosted by actor Denis Leary and streamed on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.  “There’s nothing more all-American than a truck that helps you get the job done,” Leary said during opening remarks. “The best just got even better […]