March 31, 2016 - Industry News
Trading on its global presence in the commercial tire market and the tremendous success of its consumer brand in the NAFTA market over the past decade, Pirelli plans to bring several popular sizes and types of truck tires to North America later this year.
March 28, 2016 - Industry News
Truck and trailer parts distributor FleetPride has named Allan R. Dragone its new president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Tags: Leadership, FleetPride, People
March 15, 2016 - Industry News
Power Heavy duty has announced the addition of Precision Brake and Wheel as its newest member company.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Distributors, Power Heavy Duty
March 15, 2016 - Product News
Eaton is offering a free clutch with the purchase of a heavy-duty remanufactured transmission as part of a limited time aftermarket program.
Tags: Transmissions, Remanufactured Parts, Eaton Corporation, Clutches
March 1, 2016 - Product News
Michelin Auto Inflate will use automatic tire inflation technology developed by Aperia Technologies called Halo to maintain the pressure on drive and trailer tires.
Tags: TMC, Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Tire Inflation
February 28, 2016 - Industry News
Rapid adoption of thousands of tractor bolt-on inflation systems follows more than 50 fleet tests, validating Halo’s performance and ability to drive significant safety and efficiency benefits
Tags: Fuel Efficiency, TMC, Automatic Tire Inflation Systems, Tires
February 26, 2016 - Industry News
Magnum Products Group has joined the Vipar Heavy Duty network of distributors as a stockholder, bringing additional distribution in the South and West Texas markets.
Tags: Texas, Aftermarket Parts, Vipar Heavy Duty, Distributors
February 25, 2016 - Product News
The all-makes heavy-duty truck parts brand Road Choice Truck Parts recently expanded its authorized locations to more than 500 dealers and expanded its product portfolio.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Parts, Road Choice Truck Parts
February 18, 2016 - Product News
The update gives technicians access to TruckSeries, the latest version of Mitchell’s repair information for Class 4-8 trucks.
Tags: Vehicle Repairs, Mitchell 1, JPRO, Software Integration
February 18, 2016 - Industry News
Trailer and truck components manufacturer SAF-Holland has joined the list of Vipar Heavy Duty supplier partners.
Tags: Vipar Heavy Duty, Distributors, SAF-Holland, Suppliers
February 9, 2016 - Industry News
Aftermarket leadership outreach and educational group GenNext voted and approved five new directors and a new senior advisor at a recent board of directors meeting.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket, People, GenNext
February 5, 2016 - Industry News
NTN Bearing Corporation of America, the parent company of BCA Bearings, has announced the promotion of Kevin Judge to director of automotive marketing.
Tags: People, Bearings, Marketing
February 3, 2016 - Industry News
Dana Holding Corporation has competed its acquisition of Magnum Gaskets, a U.S.-based supplier of aftermarket gaskets and sealing products for commercial-vehicle and automotive applications.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Dana Holding Corp., Mergers & Acquisitions
A panel of fleets, dealers, parts distributors and repair garages had far-reaching discussions while taking a 360-degree view of the aftermarket at the recent Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue in Las Vegas.
Tags: Technology, Aftermarket, HDAD, HDAW
February 2, 2016 - Industry News
Suzan Joyce has been named chief operating officer for Global Parts Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vipar Heavy Duty.
Tags: Leadership, Vipar Heavy Duty, People, Distributors, Parts and Service
February 1, 2016 - Industry News
The voluntary safety recall is limited to FS561 tires in size 255/70R22.5 and only those tires that are installed in the trailer application.
Tags: Firestone, Bridgestone, Recalls, Tires
The Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network has partnered with the National Automotive Service Task Force on right to repair. NASTF will integrate heavy-duty OE manufacturers into programs offered on its website.
Tags: Truck and Engine Manufacturers Association, Right to Repair, Repair Shops, HDAW
January 29, 2016 - Product News
SAF-Holland has introduced the Gold Line Quality Parts brand to expand the products it supplies to the aftermarket.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, HDAW, Parts and Service, SAF Holland
January 28, 2016 - Industry News
Fleets spent $107 billion on parts and service in 2015, according to John Blodgett, vice president of sales and marketing for MacKay & Co.
Tags: Aftermarket, HDAW, MacKay and Co.
January 27, 2016 - Product News
Accuride president and CEO Rick Dauch spoke about the company’s recently acquired metal matrix composite technology during a briefing at HDAW, explaining the role MMC would play in Accuride’s lightweight components.
Tags: Accuride, Lightweight Materials, Lightweighting, Brake Drums
January 27, 2016 - Industry News
The odds of a recession in the U.S. during the first three quarters are low, according to Bob Dieli, president and founder of RDLB, Inc.
Tags: Economy, HDAW
Meritor is partnering with TruckDown on its Meritor Service Point program to help fleets find approved service centers.
Tags: Partnership, Meritor, Service Center
January 26, 2016 - Product News
Meritor is launching a new line of Meritor AllFit clutches designed for original equipment and warehouse distributor customers.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Meritor, HDAW, Clutches
January 26, 2016 - Industry News
Stu MacKay, president of MacKay & Company, took time during the recent Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue to compare today’s aftermarket to that of 1956. What a difference 60 years make.
Tags: Aftermarket, HDAW, MacKay and Co., Distribution
January 25, 2016 - Industry News
Power Heavy Duty has appointed Mark Iasiello as its new general manager, the organization announced at its annual member meeting during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week.
Tags: Leadership, People, Power Heavy Duty
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