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March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Bendix Air Pressure Transfer System to Address 6x2 Traction Concerns

By Truckinginfo Staff

LOUISVILLE, KY -- Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems later this year will introduce Bendix eTrac to automate air pressure transfer on 6x2 tractors and trucks, addressing potential concerns about traction

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

LoadStar to Return Navistar to Heavy LCF Market

LoadStar Class 8 low-cab-forward truck's planned applications include trash collection.

By TruckingInfo Staff

LOUISVILLE, KY -- Navistar International is returning to the severe-service, low-cab-forward truck market it left in the 1980s with the Class 8 LoadStar.

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

VDO RoadLog Offers Electronic Logs for Low Cost, No Monthly Fees

LOUISVILLE, KY -- A new electronic onboard recorder promises to track driver logs and other information in an affordable device, featuring an integrated printer and USB data transfer, with no monthly fees

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Kenworth Shows Aerodynamic, Comfortable T680 Tractor

Kenworth's new T680 will come with a 73-inch-long sleeper or a day cab. Paccar's 12.9-liter MX diesel is standard while Cummins' ISX15 is optional.

By TruckingInfo Staff

LOUISVILLE, KY -- Kenworth unveiled a new T680 highway tractor that claims superior aerodynamics and in-cab comfort and convenience features. Unveiled at the 2012 Mid-America Trucking Show, the new model will complement existing tractors and is the most aerodynamic Kenworth ever, executives said

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

SAF-Holland Black Armour Protection Standard On Trailer Suspension Systems and Landing Gear

SAF Holland will now offer its Black Armour corrosion and rust prevention treatment as a standard featur

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Lee TranServices Enhances Driver Qualification System

Lee TranServices announced a new version of its driver qualification system, Lee Trans DQ

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

The Equipment Lock Company Offers Heavy-Duty Rolling Door Lock

The Heavy-Duty Rolling Door Lock can be purchased with a built-in four digit combination lock.

The Equipment Lock Company announced a new security product: The Heavy-Duty Rolling Door Lock

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Great American Insurance Launches Program to Manage Independent Contractors

Great American Insurance Group's Trucking Division announced its FleetFusion program to help motor carriers manage an independent contractor division

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Yokohama Launches Inflation Pressure Calculator

Yokohama's Inflation Pressure Calculator is an online tool to help fleets maintain proper tire inflation.

Yokohama Tire Corp. launched an online tool that recommends appropriate inflation levels, thus preventing under-inflation or over-inflation that are often the culprit behind the most common tire wear and tire damage

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Cummins Goes Big-Block on Natural Gas Engines

Cummins Inc. has begun development of a 15-liter heavy-duty, spark-ignited natural gas engine for on-highway applications.

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Cummins Filtration Announces 4-Micron Fuel Filter, Filter Recycling Program

Cummins Filtration's new Fleetguard FF5782 fuel filter features a new nanotechnology-based filtration media designed to protect fuel injection systems

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Snap-on Offers New Mobile Workstation

Snap-on's new KRSC10 Series Mobile Workstation has a stainless steel work surface that holds up to 600 pounds.

Snap-on says its new KRSC10 Series Mobile Workstation fits into tight spaces and has a vertical bumper system that lets you roll it around without fear of damaging vehicles

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Mitsubishi Fuso Announces Value Parts Program

Fuso Diamond Value Parts program offers competitively priced parts option.

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America has developed a new repair and maintenance parts program for its medium-duty commercial trucks

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies Unveils New FleetWise Service Repair Program

Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies is offering FleetWise, a new service repair program that connects customers to a nationwide network of Great Dane branch and participating dealer locations

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Garmin Announces Telematics Tracking API and Dezl 560 AOBRD Compliance

Garmin International announced a telematics tracking API and a software update for the Dezl 560 to comply with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations for automatic on-board recording devices

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Aerofficient "Slider" Fairing Closes Gap Left by Sliding Trailer Tandems

Aerofficient's new Slider side fairing for on-highway trailers automatically expands or contracts when the trailer's axles are moved, filling the gap between the trailing edge of a standard "fixed" trailer side fairing and the trailer's tires for significantly better fuel efficiency

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Air-Weigh and Blue Tree Systems Announce Product Integration

Air-Weigh now offers a data interface between trailer tracking solutions and the new QuickLoad Trailer Scale

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Conklin Introduces Heavy-Duty Manual Transmission Fluid

Conklin's Gold Guard Plus - SAE 50 transmission fluid is capable of extended drain intervals up to 500,000 miles.

The Conklin Company's new Gold Guard Plus - SAE 50 is a severe-service manual transmission fluid capable of extended drain intervals up to 500,000 miles

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Xata Announces Multiple Operating Authority Management Tool

Xata Corp. released Xata Turnpike Multiple Management Authority, a tracking tool for fleet managers of household goods carriers who supervise drivers hauling for multiple operating authorities

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Zonar Fuel-Based GPS Tracking Technology

Zonar's new GPS technology allows fleets to track vehicle fuel consumption.

Zonarreleased GPS tracking that allows fleets to track fuel consumption

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Telogis Introduces Driver Scorecard

Telogis  introduced a driver scorecard to help fleets identify risky driving behaviors, improve safety, and reduce the time and costs associated with accidents.

Telogis Inc. introduced a driver scorecard as part of its Fleet Software-as-a-Service fleet management system.

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

IPA Super Mutt Deluxe Trailer Tester

IPA released the remote-controlled Super Mutt Deluxe for lights and air brakes

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

SkyBitz to Offer Two-Way Global Tracking and Monitoring

SkyBitz will offer two-way global tracking and monitoring of intermodal assets with its SkyBitz Galaxy Series

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Mitchell 1 and Noregon Create Diagnostics Interface

Mitchell 1 and Noregon Systems will work together to develop an interface between Mitchell 1's Repair-Connect.net and Noregon's JPRO Commercial Fleet Products

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

CEI Enhances "MVR Center" in DriverCare

The CEI Group enhanced its DriverCare Risk Manager online fleet risk and safety system, creating an "MVR Center" for fleet managers to track drivers with invalid licenses and order motor vehicle reports

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Wright Express Fuel Site Locator Mobile App

The Octane app finds nearby fuel sites with the lowest prices.

Wright Express will launch "Octane," a free mobile app that includes a fuel site locator with up-to-date transaction-based fuel prices and text-to-speech capabilities

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Via, Verizon Developing a Series Hybrid Van for Installers' Use

By Tom Berg, Senior Editor

Verizon Communications and Via Motors are developing a gasoline-electric series hybrid van for possible large-scale integration into Verizon's fleet. Based on a General Motors G-2500 cargo van, the hybrid system will be capable of generating on-site power as well as propelling the truck

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

FCCC Readying Propane-Fueled S2G Midrange Truck

By TruckingInfo Staff

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. will soon offer its S2G, a medium-duty cab-chassis with a specially made engine that burns liquified petroleum gas, better known as LPG or propane

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

East Introduces Lowest All-aluminum Drop Deck Trailer

East Manufacturing is introducing the first all-aluminum drop deck trailer with a low-slung 36-inch deck height

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

PeopleNet Enhances In-Cab Navigation

By TruckingInfo Staff

PeopleNet has enhanced its In-Cab Navigation powered by Maptuit NaviGo so fleet managers can get real-time alerts when drivers go out of route

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

PeopleNet Adds Secure Wi-Fi to its Tablet Onboard Computer

By TruckingInfo Staff

PeopleNet's Tablet in-cab/portable computing system now provides secure, fleet-managed wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) access and web browsing

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies Releases Foam Insulation System

Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies unveiled a new high-pressure polyurethane foam insulation system and will begin using the new product in all truck body designs by the end of March 2012

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Ram Adds 2 Tradesman Pickups, Cab Back-Panel Removal, MaxTow Package

Regular Cab Tradesman is being joined by roomier QuadCab and CrewCab versions. All can be ordered with Ram Box bins in bed sides.

By Tom Berg, Senior Editor

Chrysler's Ram Truck brand has added a pair of roomier Tradesman pickups, plus a panel-removal option for its chassis-cab medium-duty trucks and higher-weight packages for towing

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Smith Electric Vehicles Launches Production of All-Electric Newton Step Van

FedEx Express will be the first company to deploy Smith's all-electric Newton Step Vans in the U.S.

Smith Electric Vehicles Corp. unveiled the Newton Step Van, an all-electric, zero-emission vehicle built on the versatile Newton platform that features a walk-in body produced by Indiana-based Utilimaster

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Espar Releases Heater Controllers

Espar Heater Systems released two new heater controllers: the Multi-Max F1000 (right) and the Digi-Max D1000.

Espar Heater Systems released the Multi-Max F1000 and the Digi-Max D1000 heater controllers for a range of Espar bunk heaters and engine pre-heaters

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Western Star Releases Second Edition of Online Body Builder Book

The second edition of Western Star Truck Sales' online Body Builder Book is now available for download

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

CarrierWeb Announces CarrierMate In-Cab Devices

The CarrierMate 5700 has a 7-inch touchscreen.

By Deborah Lockridge, Editor in Chief

ORLANDO, FL. -- CarrierWeb's new CarrierMate in-cab terminals, announced at the Truckload Carriers Association Annual Convention this week, offer largely automated electronic driver logs, in-cab navigation, and also monitor factors such as speed, mileage, driver activities and vehicle positioning

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Upcoming Transit Van to Get EcoBoost V-6, Ford Says

By Tom Berg, Senior Editor

INDIANAPOLIS -- Ford's full-size Transit commercial van will come with the company's 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine when it debuts in 2013, executives announced Monday on the eve of the opening of the Work Truck Show.

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

GMC, Chevrolet to Offer Bi-Fuel Pickups Late This Year

A Tier One supplier will install a gasoline-CNG fuel system in Chevy Silverado and GM 2500HD pickups with a special 6-liter V-8.  (Photo courtesy GM)

By Truckinginfo Staff

INDIANAPOLIS -- General Motors announced details on the eve of The Work Truck Show of a bi-fuel engine that will be available late this year in 2013-model Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 HD extended cab pickup trucks

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Non-Corrosive Rust Removal Formula

Bio-Rust, a non-corrosive, biodegradable formula that is volatile-organic-compound-free, solvent-free, and phosphate-free.

Walter Surface Technologies released Bio-Rust, a non-corrosive, biodegradable formula that removes rust on iron and mild steel

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Xata, ALK Launch CoPilot Truck 8 Professional for XataNet

Xata Corp. and ALK Technologies will launch CoPilot Truck 8 Professional integrated with XataNet,

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Rand McNally Releases Connect Software for Integration Partners

When combined with Rand McNally's mobile communications systems, TruckPC and TND 760 Fleet Edition (above), Rand McNally Connect allows integration between the company's FleetWatcher web portal and third party applications.

ORLANDO, FL -- Rand McNally unveiled Rand McNally Connect, a new software platform that allows integration between Rand McNally's FleetWatcher web portal and most major fleet management systems

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

123Loadboard.com and MacroPoint Offer Tracking for All Loads

MacroPoint and 123Loadboard.com partnered to offer a new freight location tracking service that tracks the location of all loads.

MacroPoint and 123Loadboard.com's new freight location tracking service will allow members to track the location of all their loads, including brokered freight hauled by third parties and owner operators

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Gunk Launches Reformulated Chlorinated Brake Parts Cleaner

Gunk, provider of engine cleaning and degreasing products, reformulated its Chlorinated Brake Parts Cleaner to more quickly remove brake fluid, dust build-up and oil from all brake parts

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Shorepower Offering Free Electrical Plug-In Kits

Shorepower Technologies and Cascade Sierra Solutions are offering 1,300 free connector kits on a first-come, first served basis.

Shorepower Technologies and Cascade Sierra Solutions are offering 1,300 free connector kits that allow drivers to plug in to power pedestals at truckstops and other locations

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

AT&T Debuts Global Cell-ID Service, Ruggedized Smartphone

AT&T is offering its new Global Cell-ID, which can help optimize routes or schedules in real time based on cell-ID information from devices in more than 100 countries, even without GPS

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Volvo Trucks Offers Active Braking, Lane Departure Warning System

VEC with Active Braking uses a radar sensor, inset in the front bumper, to monitor stationary objects and vehicles moving in front of and to the side of the truck.

Volvo Trucks' latest safety technologies, Volvo Enhanced Cruise with Active Braking and a Lane Departure/Driver Alertness Warning System, increase driver safety through advanced sensor technologies that monitor road conditions and driver behavior

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Fireboy-Xintex Offers Methane Gas Detector System

This methane gas detector is designed for alternative fuel vehicles and is incorporated into the design and re-design of vehicles using CNG and LNG.

Fireboy-Xintex Inc. offers the Xintex Methane Gas Detector for alternative-fuel commercial vehicles, including Class 6, 7 and 8 trucks, local delivery and refuse truck

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Double Coin Fuel-Efficient Tire Line

Double Coin Tires and China Manufacturers Alliance introduced the OptiGreen Series of EPA SmartWay Verified fuel-efficient tires

March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Continental Improves Road Service Program

TrukFix, Continental Tire the Americas' emergency road service hotline and assistance program, underwent a series of strategic enhancements to provide better customer service, communication and reliability when commercial drivers need assistance

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