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April 23 2015 - Products

Peterbilt’s SmartLinq Shows Fleet Health in Real-Time

Peterbilt’s SmartLinq remote diagnostics system provides customers with real-time fleet health information to alert fleet managers to vehicle problems and help them manage service.

Tags: Paccar, Vehicle Diagnostics, Information Technology, Peterbilt, Remote Diagnostics, Mid-America Trucking Show

The Freightliner Cascadia is available with the AeroSmart and SmartAdvantage packages. Photo: Freightliner

April 22 2015 - Product News

Freightliner Offers Efficient Packages for Cascadia

The Freightliner Cascadia is now available with the AeroSmart and SmartAdvantage Powertrain packages designed to enhance efficiency and performance.

Tags: Cummins, Eaton, Freightliner, Freightliner Cascadia, Powertrains, Fuel Economy, Mid-America Trucking Show

April 20 2015 - Products

Predictive Cruise Control Available on Model 579 and 567

Peterbilt's Predictive Cruise technology integrates powertrain, cruise control and satellite mapping to improve fuel efficiency based driving conditions.

Tags: Peterbilt, Fuel Efficiency, Driver Assistance Systems, Model 579, Model 567

April 19 2015 - Products

Michelin Shows Uniroyal-Branded Truck Tires in Canada

Michelin is reinvigorating the Uniroyal brand for a line of lower-cost intermediate market truck tires to meet the growing demand for low-cost tires now served by budget-priced imports.

Tags: Michelin, Tires, Uniroyal, Canada

Talbert Manufacturing uses Valspar R-Cure 800 for long-lasting color and gloss, and optimal corrosion protection. Photo: Talbert Manufacturing

April 17 2015 - Products

Valspar Paint and Primer Resist Corrosion

Talbert Manufacturing now offers Valspar R-Cure 800 as its standard paint designed for better corrosion protection and longer lasting color and gloss.

Tags: Corrosion, Paint, Talbert Trailers

April 16 2015 - Products

TPMS+ Has Bright, Capable 'Pulse' Display

The screen features a quick-glance alert notice and allows users to customize their screens by prioritizing alerts and information displays.

Tags: Advantage PressurePro, Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems, Tires, Tire Pressure

April 16 2015 - Products

McLeod Upgrades Core Transportation Software

McLeod Software is releasing version 15.1 of its LoadMaster, PowerBroker and LoadMaster LTL software products.

Tags: Intermodal, LTL, LoadMaster, Logistics, McLeod Software, PowerBroker

April 16 2015 - Products

Idaho Releases Trucker Version of 511 App

The Idaho Transportation Department has released a specialized trucker’s version of its traveler services 511 mobile app that reformats the information in the standard app for commercial vehicles.

Tags: Driver Safety, Information Technology, Idaho, Mobile Apps

April 14 2015 - Products

Solar Flex Panels Provide AC Power

The Solar Flex solar panels from Go Power! are thin, flexible, and efficient and designed to provide AC power for applications such as computers, power tools, lighting, lift gates, and a variety of truck-mounted equipment.

Tags: Utility Vehicle, Go Power!, Boom Lift, Solar Panel

The Ingersoll Lube System and the Kimax 2 Ingersoll Load Monitoring system. Photo: Ingersoll Axles

April 14 2015 - Product News

Ingersoll Axles Offers Load Monitoring and Lube System

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 14 2015 - Products

Fuel Max Retread Designed for Regional Fleets

The Goodyear G682 RSD Fuel Max is a PreCure retread option designed for drive applications in regional fleets that require fuel efficiency, traction and long miles.

Tags: Goodyear, SmartWay, Retreads, Regional Operations

April 9 2015 - Product News

Dossier Updated With Cloud Services

Dossier Systems has announced the release of Dossier v.6.4, the latest version of the software with cloud-based features.

Tags: Telematics, Zonar, Cloud-Based Technology, Dossier

The Bose ride system coutneracts the shaking and jarring potentially experienced by drivers on the road. Image:Freightliner

April 9 2015 - Product News

Driver Friendly Options Added to Cascadia and Cascadia Evolution

Freightliner has added driver-friendly options to its Cascadia and Cascadia Evolution models to add to comfort, safety, health and productivity.

Tags: Freightliner, Cascadia, Cascadia Evolution, Driver Comfort, Bose, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems

April 8 2015 - Products

Trail King Returns to End-Dump Market

The Steel End Dump is a project that has been in consideration over the past few years and, with the re-awakening of construction activity, the company decided to re-introduce the model.

Tags: Trailers, Trail King, Dump Trailers

April 8 2015 - Products

Stemco Launches New Shop Tool Line

Stemco recently announced the launch of a new product line segment called Stemco Equipment featuring several shop tools designed for fleets and commercial vehicle technicians.

Tags: Wheel Alignment, Stemco, Shop Tools, Tires and Wheels, Wheel Balancers

April 8 2015 - Products

GTL922 Tire Designed for Line Haul Trailer Use

The GT Radial GTL922 is a line haul trailer tire designed for better driving stability and wet grip performance.

Tags: Trailers, Tires, Linehaul Heavy Duty, Giti TIre USA

Photo: MiX Telematics

April 7 2015 - Product News

MiX Telematics Terminal Gains GPS Nav

MiX Telematics has partnered with the GPS navigation software provider Sygic to integrate Sygic’s fleet navigation with MiX Telematic’s in-cab terminal, the MiX Rovi.

Tags: GPS, MiX Telematics, Navigation, Speed Limits, Sygic

April 6 2015 - Products

New App and Reporting Tool for Keystone Users

GivenHansco has released the Keystone On-Demand Mobile App and Keystone FX reporting - extending features of the Keystone software suite.

Tags: Information Technology, SaaS, Mobile Apps, Ready Mix, GivenHansco

April 6 2015 - Products

Eco-Vent Filters Contamination from DEF Tanks

The Racor Eco-Vent Filter prevents contamination from entering the DEF tank to protect the tank and other components.

Tags: DEF, Parker Hannifin, Filters

Alcoa says aluminum frame rails could lighten trucks by up to 900 pounds.

April 5 2015 - Industry News

Alcoa, Metalsa Offer 2,500 lbs in Future Weight Savings

At the Mid-America Trucking Show, Alcoa showcased several vehicle components currently in development that could reduce the weight of a typical highway tractor by as much as 2,500 pounds.

Tags: Alcoa, MATS, Lightweighting, Aluminum

April 3 2015 - Products

Optimax 365 Uses UV Light for Leak Detection

The Tracerline Optimax 365 is a cordless, rechargeable UV leak detection flashlight featuring ultra-high-flux LED technology.

Tags: Flashlight, LED Light, Leak, Tracerline

April 2 2015 - Equipment

Modular Trailer Molds to Job Size

The Scheuerle Highway Trailer MES merges the requirements for transporting oversize and concentrated loads into one trailer.

Tags: Trailers, Oversize Loads, Scheuerle

April 1 2015 - Products

Reading SL 132 is A Dual Wheel Service Body

Reading Truck Body’s SL 132 is a truck service body with a dual-wheel configuration to accommodate increased storage demands and volume.

Tags: Work Trucks, Service Bodies, Reading Truck Body

March 31 2015 - Products

Dynasys SL Auxiliary Power Unit

Perrin Manufacturing’s Dynasys SL APU is an 18-inch wide HVAC system designed to fit in all major day cab configurations and most traditional sleeper cab styles.

Tags: Air Conditioning, APU, HVAC

March 27 2015 - Products

Webasto Releases Advanced Heater Controls

Webasto released the latest ThermoCall and SmarTemp Control 2.0 systems that allow drivers to have more control over in-truck temperature. .

Tags: Webasto, Temperature Control, Heaters, Mobile Apps


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