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September 26 2013 - Products

Thermo King Athenia HVAC Platform

Thermo King

The new Thermo King Athenia AM HVAC platform, the Athenia AMII Series, provides a 10% weight reduction and features a design that reduces installation time while enabling improvements in serviceability to reduce maintenance costs.

Tags: Trailers, Thermo King, Refrigeration units

The Detroit DT12 automated manual transmission went into production earlier this year.<br />

September 18 2013 - Products

Detroit DT12 Automated Manual Transmission Now Available for DD13 Engine

Daimler Trucks North America

Detroit Diesel Corp. announced that the Detroit DT12 automated manual transmission is now available for the Freightliner Cascadia equipped with the Detroit DD13 engine. The lighter-weight combination is well suited for regional haul, pick-up and delivery applications, say Detroit officials.

Tags: Detroit Diesel, Transmissions, Engines, Daimler Trucks North America

September 16 2013 - Products

Michelin Retread Technologies Launches XDS 2 Pre-Mold Retread

Michelin

Michelin Retread Technologies launched the Michelin XDS 2 Pre-Mold retread designed for year-round drive axle traction, with optimized features for challenging winter conditions. This next generation of exceptional traction comes with a 10% improvement in tread life over the XDS Pre-Mold.

Tags: Michelin, Tires, Retreads

August 27 2013 - Products

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck Now Offers Morgan Maximizer Body on Canter LCOE Work Trucks

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck, Morgan

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc. has partnered with Morgan Corp. to make Morgan’s Maximizer step-in body available on its full line of Canter FE Series cabover work trucks.

Tags: Morgan Corporation, Truck body, Work Truck, Mitsubishi Fuso, Light & Medium, Medium-Duty Trucks, LCOE

August 22 2013 - Products

Phillips Permalite XB Interior Lamp for Trailers Is Now 30% Brighter

Phillips Industries

Phillips Industries has increased the brightness of its Permalite XB interior trailer dome lamp by 30%, which makes the entire trailer interior well lit with contents clearly visible, increasing efficiency in loading and unloading operations.

Tags: Trailers, Lights, Phillips Industries

August 22 2013 - Products

Roof Fairing Enhances Fuel Economy for the Freightliner Cascadia

Freightliner

Freightliner Trucks announced a new factory-installed roof fairing is now available as standard on Freightliner Cascadia Evolution 72-inch mid-roof XT models and as an option on Freightliner Cascadia 72-inch mid-roof XT trucks.

Tags: Freightliner, Aerodynamics

August 21 2013 - Products

Double Coin’s RR680 Tire Receives EPA SmartWay Verification

Double Coin

Double Coin's RR680 tire has met the requirements for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay Technology Program.

Tags: Double Coin, Tires

August 20 2013 - Products

Floor Shield by Havco Now Available

Havco Wood Products

Havco Wood Products has announced a new water-resistant treatment for the top surface of hardwood floors in Dry Freight Van trailers. Floor Shield by Havco provides exceptional moisture protection and fast drying times with environmentally preferred properties.

Tags: Havco, Flooring, Trailers

August 20 2013 - Products

Western Star, Klein Develop High-Capacity Water Tank Truck

Western Star, Klein

Western Star Trucks announced the availability of a 6,500-gallon water tank truck for the 4900XD. Developed in collaboration with Klein Products Inc., the truck features a Klein K650 water tank to provide a more efficient road dust control operation for construction, quarry and mining applications.

Tags: Western Star, Vocational, Klein Products

The new Cummins V-8 Turbo Diesel will be offered in the Nissan Titan.

August 20 2013 - Products

New Cummins Diesel Engine Going in Redesigned Nissan Titan

Cummins

Nissan will offer a newly developed Cummins V-8 Turbo Diesel in its next generation full-size pickup. Now in the latter stages of development and testing, the five-liter engine has been engineered for the redesigned Titan.

Tags: Cummins, Pickup Trucks, Nissan, Engines, Light & Medium

August 14 2013 - Products

East Manufacturing Introduces All-Aluminum Flatbed With Curtainside

East Manufacturing

East Manufacturing is introducing its new all-aluminum flatbed trailer with narrow-neck design. East has combined its new flatbed trailer with Sliding Systems Inc. all-aluminum Curtainside unit, resulting in one of the lightest weight trailers in the industry.

Tags: Trailers, East Manufacturing

August 7 2013 - Products

Goodyear Unveils UniCircle Retreads For Wide-Base Truck Tires

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.

Goodyear has rolled out two new retread products that will help fleets extend the service life of Goodyear wide-base tires – and get better fuel economy to boot, according to the company.

Tags: Goodyear, Tires, Wide-Base Tires

July 30 2013 - Products

LED Headlamps Now Standard on Cascadia Trucks

Freightliner

In addition to the safety enhancement provided by LED forward lighting, LED lights reduce the current draw on the vehicle’s electrical system

Tags: Freightliner, LED light, Truck-Lite

July 18 2013 - Products

Phillips Sta-Dry S7 System Improves Tractor-Trailer Connection

Phillips Industries

Phillips Industries has integrated its swivel S7 socket technology with its anti-corrosive swinging gladhands pre-fastened to a galvanized mounting plate to offer the new Sta-Dry S7 System.

Tags: Trailers, Phillips Industries

July 11 2013 - Products

Gunite Introduces Silver Lightweight Brake Drum

Accuride Corp.

Accuride's new Gunute Silver Lightweight Brake Drum offers an affordable alternative to lightweight “steel shell” drums with improved performance, according to the company.

Tags: Gunite, Aftermarket, Brakes, Accuride

July 11 2013 - Products

Phillips Introduces Combination Electrical and Air Assembly Products

Phillips Industries

Phillips Industries has introduced two new products that keep electric and air coils well-organized.

Tags: Phillips Industries

July 10 2013 - Equipment

Electric Trucks with Deluxe Commercial Units

GreenGo Tek Inc. & A.R.E.

GreenGo Tek Inc. (GGT) specializes in delivering full-electric technologies vehicles. GGT electric trucks with A.R.E. custom deluxe commercial units (DCUs) are known as “rolling toolboxes” to users.

Tags: A.R.E., GreenGo Tek Inc., Battery-Electric Vehicles

The toolboxes feature a 1/2-inch, automotive-style, door gasket to protect against leaks. The rain-channel design and continuous, hidden hinge also protect against moisture and road dirt.

July 10 2013 - Products

Three-Point Latch System, Underbody Toolboxes

Buyers Products

Buyers Products introduces three-point latch underbody toolboxes, expanding its comprehensive line of tool and truck boxes.

Tags: Buyers Products, underbody toolbox

June 27 2013 - Products

New 52-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper For Kenworth T680 Now Available for Order

Kenworth

The Kenworth T680 is now available for order with the new Kenworth 52-inch mid-roof sleeper, well-suited for regional applications such as tank, bulk, flatbed and heavy haul.

Tags: Kenworth

May 31 2013 - Products

New Generation of PacLease Telematics Solution

PacLease

PacLease says the next generation of PacTrac Fleet Management telematics system offers improved communication with drivers and more real-time diagnostic data from vehicles, among other features.

Tags: leasing, Telematics, Paclease, Information Technology, PeopleNet, Diagnostics

May 29 2013 - Products

SAF-Holland Introduces Lightweight SAF Tridem Slider Suspension

SAF-Holland

SAF-Holland's new lightweight SAF CBX69 Tridem Slider Suspension system is now available for trailer applications. The company says the SAF CBX69 sets a new standard for lightweight tridem suspension slider axle systems.

Tags: Trailers, Disc Brakes, Brakes, Suspensions, SAF-Holland

New Allison Tranmission app for iPhones and iPads.

May 29 2013 - Products

Allison Transmission Debuts App for iPhone and iPad

Allison Transmission

Allison Transmission has released an app for use with Apple iPhones and iPads. It provides commercial vehicle dealers and end-users streamlined access to key Allison product data including being able to quickly identify appropriate product ratings based on their vehicle application.

Tags: Allison Transmission, Allison Transmission Holdings, Apps, Transmissions

May 28 2013 - Products

Navistar Now Shipping TerraStar 4x4

Navistar International

Navistar has started shipping its first International TerraStar 4x4 units. Launched in 2010, originally with a 4x2 configuration, this work truck offers more capabilities to customers, says the company, and positions International Truck to participate in a significant piece of the market where it didn’t previously have a presence.

Tags: TerraStar, Navistar International Corporation

The Model 320 interior underwent a floor-to-ceiling re-design, beginning with the new ergonomic dash layout.

May 23 2013 - Products

Peterbilt Unveils New Interior for Model 320

Peterbilt Motors

Peterbilt unveiled its all-new Model 320 interior during the Waste Expo show in New Orleans. The new ProBilt interior for Peterbilt’s low-cab forward vehicle features ergonomic improvements, system enhancements and improved overall visibility.

Tags: Peterbilt, Refuse Trucks

May 22 2013 - Products

TRP Introduces Trailer Camshafts and Bushing Kits

TRP

The company said the camshaft head and shaft splines are induction-hardened for long life and durability, forged camshaft heads for precision-sizing and strength, and a nationwide 12-month warranty.

Tags: Trailers, Aftermarket Parts, Camshaft

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