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October 30 2014 - Products

Toyo Drive Tire is SmartWay Verified

Toyo Tire U.S.A. released the Toyo M650, a commercial drive tire that is SmartWay verified. The tire is designed for regional haul service and higher-torque operating conditions.

Tags: SmartWay, Toyo Tires, Tires, Low Rolling Resistance Tires

Graphic courtesy of Telogis.

October 29 2014 - Product News

Telogis Introduces Fleet Analytics Tools at Latitude Event

Telogis released several new tools for the company’s fleet analytics software at the Telogis Latitude event in Dana Point, Calif. These new tools included the Telogis For Field Service extension, the Dynamic Response Suite, and Telogis Sites.

Tags: Navigation System, Information Technology, Telogis, Vehicle Tracking, Industry Event

October 29 2014 - Products

Meritor Fuel-Efficient Axle to be Used for 6x2 Configurations

Meritor's 17X EVO axle for linehaul applications, originally designed for 4x2 applications in Europe, will be introduced in North America for the 6x2 segment.

Tags: Fuel Economy, Meritor, Axles, Global, 6x2

October 27 2014 - Products

W&C Suspension Has Adjustable Ride Height

The Watson & Chalin SL13K-1190 is an integrated suspension and axle assembly that features air disc brakes and a quick change ride height system. It is made for dump, mixer, refuse and heavy haul applications.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Mixer, Suspension, Heavy Haul, Air Disc Brake, Dump Trucks, Watson & Chalin

October 23 2014 - Products

Forklift Inflator Speeds Up Trailer Load Times

The Forklift Inflator is an air pump made by Shippers Products that attaches to a forklift and provides a portable way to inflate dunnage airbags when loading a trailer with cargo.

Tags: ATA, Trailers, Air Bags, Shippers

October 23 2014 - Products

Transflo On-Demand Transmits Documents Efficiently

Pegasus TransTech’s new Transflo On-Demand service allows drivers to print, fax or email documents stored in the network to expedite the delivery of paperwork to truckers on the road.

Tags: Pegasus TransTech, Document Management, Information Technology, Truckstops, Scanning

Isuzu Commerical Truck of America and Telogis have entered into an exclusive collaboration to develop connected vehicle products and services. Photo: Isuzu

October 23 2014 - Industry News

Isuzu, Telogis Agree on Connected Vehicle Pact

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. distributor of low-cab-forward trucks, has announced an exclusive collaboration with Telogis to improve the overall ownership experience for Isuzu customers.

Tags: Telogis, Connected Vehicle Technology, Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Medium-Duty Trucks, Telematics

The guayule plant can produce a substitute source of rubber. Photo by U.S. Department of Agriculture.

October 22 2014 - Industry News

Cooper Makes Progress on Guayule-Rubber Tire

Cooper Tire and Rubber has completed builds of tires made of natural rubber sourced from the guayule plants.

Tags: Sustainability, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Tires, Rubber, Guayule

A Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company tire test engineer checks the pressure on a tire equipped with the company's Air Maintenance Technology. Photo:  Goodyear.

October 22 2014 - Industry News

Goodyear Automatic Tire Inflation System in Fleet Testing

Goodyear will test its Air Maintenance Technology for commercial vehicles -- which keeps tires inflated without any external pumps or electronics -- on trucking fleets over the next year and a half.

Tags: Technology, Air Maintenance Technology, Tire Inflation, Tires, Goodyear, Automatic Tire Inflation Systems, Inflation

October 22 2014 - Products

Carrier Transicold Improves Warranty on Reefer Units

Carrier Transicold improved the warranty coverage for its Vector trailer refrigeration units extending mileage and warranty length on several models.

Tags: Warranty, Refrigerated Truck, Reefers, Carrier Transicold

Photo of 2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter courtesy of Daimler.

October 21 2014 - Industry News

Daimler to Build Next-Gen Sprinter in North America

Daimler will produce the next generation of its Mercedes-Benz Sprinter full-size van in the U.S., a move that will improve order-to-delivery times for the vehicle, Daimler has announced.

Tags: Vehicle Production, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, Full-Size Vans, Cargo Vans, Daimler Trucks North America

October 21 2014 - Products

Jost Selling Edbro Hydraulic Cylinders

Jost International has added Edbro brand hydraulic cylinders to the company’s range of products.

Tags: Jost International, Trailers, Aftermarket, Dump Trucks

October 20 2014 - Products

Optional Package Adds Frame Rail Space to Peterbilt 220

The Peterbilt Model 220 has a new optional clear frame rail package that provides up to 10 inches of additional frame rail space over the previous clear frame rail package.

Tags: Peterbilt, Medium-Duty Trucks, Peterbilt Model 220

October 20 2014 - Product News

Teletrac Partners With Samsung for Drive App

Teletrac is partnering with Samsung Electronics America to host its fleet tracking and telematics software on the Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet.

Tags: Information Technology, Fleet Management Software, Android, Teletrac, Samsung

Kenworth T680 Day Cab: Photo via Kenworth.

October 17 2014 - Product News

Kenworth System Coaches Driver Performance

Kenworth added the Driver Performance Assistant option for new T680 and T880 models with Paccar MX-13 engines and automated transmissions. The system is part of the Driver Performance Center which tracks vehicle efficiency statistics.

Tags: Kenworth, Fuel Efficiency, Driver Assistance Systems, Kenworth T680, Kenworth T880

October 17 2014 - Products

Kenworth Anti-Theft Available on T680 and T880

Kenworth is offering its passcode protected anti-theft system for the T680 and T880 trucks.

Tags: Security, Kenworth, Medium-Duty Trucks, Kenworth T680, Kenworth T880

October 16 2014 - Products

Pegasus Upgrades Transflo Mobile Scanning Software

Pegasus TransTech released upgrade 1.1 for the company’s Transflo Mobile+ document scanning application for drivers and carriers.

Tags: Information Technology, Pegasus TransTech, Document Management, Mobile Apps

October 16 2014 - Product News

Utility Video Showcases Flatbed and Curtainsided Trailers

Utility is showcasing three of its latest trailers, the 4000A and 4000S flatbeds and the Tautliner curtainsided trailer. The company made a video detailing the features and use cases of each.

Tags: Trailers, Utility Trailer Manufacturing, Flatbed Trailers

October 15 2014 - Products

MacroPoint Software Provides Shipment Tracking

MacroPoint’s shipment tracing software tracks brokered assets in transit without the need of a smartphone app and bypasses the necessity of using a carrier with in-cab tracking hardware.

Tags: Online Fleet Management, Information Technology, Cloud-Based Technology, Asset Tracking

October 15 2014 - Products

Michelin X One Multi Energy Tire is SmartWay Verified

The Michelin X One Multi Energy T is a wide-base, single-trailer tire for regional operations designed to deliver a reduction in irregular wear and improve fuel economy. The tire is EPA SmartWay verified and replaces the Michelin X One XTE.

Tags: Tires, Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Regional Operations, Low Rolling Resistant Tires

October 14 2014 - Products

Phillips Pigtail Harnesses Sealed for Protection

Phillips Industries released three new trailer harness pigtail products that are sealed to keep out moisture and contaminant. There are separate harnesses for stop-tail-turn, mid-turn and marker/clearance lights.

Tags: Lighting, Phillips Industries, Vehicle Lighting, Wiring

October 14 2014 - Products

Lightweight Antares Flatbed is Easy to Fix

Antares Equipment’s new 48 foot flatbed trailer comes with a fixed wide-spread air suspension and is designed to be lightweight for better efficiency. The trailer is aimed at specialty vocations like steel and chicken hauling.

Tags: Corrosion, Replacement Parts, Lightweight Materials, Flatbed Trailers

October 13 2014 - Products

Pro-Vend 2000 is a High-Tech Propane Dispenser

The Pro-Vend 2000 propane autogas fuel dispenser features a secure, web-based fuel management system for creating customizable fuel reports. Made by Superior Energy Systems, the dispenser is designed to make tracking fuel usage and costs easier for fleets.

Tags: Online Fleet Management, Information Technology, Propane Autogas, Propane Fueling Stations

October 13 2014 - Products

Health + Sock Prevents Driver Health Risks

The Swiftwick Health+ sock improves blood flow to the lower leg by providing compression from the ankle to the lower leg.

Tags: Hours of Service, Driver Health

October 13 2014 - Products

A Penray Additive for Year-Round Use

The Penray Pow-R 365 5-in-1 diesel fuel treatment is designed to improve fuel economy and engine performance in commercial, construction and agricultural environments in both summer and winter seasons.

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, Engine Treatment, Penray, Diesel Fuel

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