October 2, 2016 - Industry News
LAS VEGAS — In a step toward more integrated drivetrains in Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks, Paccar announced a new 40,000-pound tandem axle that saves weight and improves fuel economy.
Tags: Paccar, Diesel Engines, Engines, Axles, Paccar MX Engine, Tandem Axle, ATA MC&E, Vertical Integration
September 21, 2016 - Industry News
Dana has revealed new details about its Spicer global single axle for trucks, tractors and coaches and announced enhancements to its Spicer Compact Series Plus driveshafts at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover, Germany.
Tags: IAA, Spicer, Axles, Dana Spicer
February 29, 2016 - Industry News
Dana Holding Corporation is offering axle ratios that are compatible with all seven configurations of the SmartAdvantage powertrain from Eaton and Cummins.
Tags: Cummins, Eaton, TMC, Dana Holding Corp., Axles, Downspeed
April 14, 2015 - Product News
Ingersoll Axles has two new offerings, the Load Monitoring system by Kimax and the Ingersoll Lube System.
Tags: Axles, Ingersoll, Lubrication, Onboard Scales, Truck Weight
April 1, 2015 - Industry News
Link Manufacturing has agreed to a multi-year manufacturing deal for the new Volvo 6x2 program after a year-long collaboration between the two companies.
Tags: Volvo Trucks, Fuel Efficiency, Axles, Link Manufacturing, 6x2, Mack Trucks
March 26, 2015 - Product News
Volvo Trucks introduced the Adaptive Loading 6x2 liftable forward axle that automatically adjusts to load weight changes and offers 4x2 operation in certain conditions.
Tags: Volvo Trucks, Fuel Efficiency, Axles, MATS, 6x2
March 3, 2015 - Industry News
Kenworth is offering 18,000- and 20,000-pound axles with the truck that's powered by a PACCAR PX-9 8.9-liter inline-6 cylinder engine that produces 350 hp and 1,150 lb.-ft. of torque.
Tags: Kenworth, Kenworth T370, Class 7, Vocational Trucks, Axles, Work Truck Show
September 24, 2014 - Industry News
Driveline damage from engine torque “spikes” is among the many nuts-and-bolts subjects discussed by fleet managers and supplier representatives this week at a maintenance conference in Florida.
Tags: Downspeed, Spec'ing, Torque, Technology & Maintenance Council, DANA, Detroit Diesel, Meritor, Transmissions, Axles, Drivelines
May 23, 2014 - Industry News
CAMERI, ITALY -- Meritor is developing a new drive axle intended to save fuel by reducing parasitic power losses resulting from oil churn. The company shared its plans for the new fuel-efficient drive axle at a press event for North American trade journalists.
Tags: Meritor, Drivetrains, Axles, Fuel Economy, Global
January 31, 2013 - Industry News
Meritor celebrated its 10 millionth trailer axle made in North America at its Frankfort, Ky. manufacturing facility.
Tags: Meritor, Wabash, Werner Enterprises, Kentucky, Axles
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