Here’s why you can’t get a new truck

Microchips lead the list of scarce parts that’s crippling the building of new vehicles.

October 2021

Tom Berg


If you’re looking to buy a new truck and have visited dealers lately, you’ve probably learned th
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Tom Berg worked his way through college by driving trucks. Since 1978, he’s been writing about trucks and trucking. He holds a Class A commercial driver’s license and drives trucks as part of story research. While semi-retired, Berg still writes about semis as a contributing editor at Land Line.