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September 4 2014 - Products

Lightweight Alcoa Wheels Available on Kenworth Trucks

Kenworth is now offering Alcoa Ultra One wheels for its class 8 and medium duty trucks.

Tags: Alcoa, Wheels, Kenworth

September 4 2014 - Products

Kenworth Adds FuelSense Package to Trucks

Kenworth is now be including FuelSense packages for its Class 8 and medium-duty trucks with certain Allison transmissions.

Tags: Kenworth, Allison Transmission, Allison Transmission FuelSense, Transmissions, Fuel Economy

September 3 2014 - Products

Snap-on’s New Impact Socket Made for Mack and Volvo Trucks

Snap-on’s new 1/2 inch Drive 14 mm 6-point Impact Socket is a durable specialty tool for Mack and Volvo trucks.

Tags: Snap-on, Maintenance, Tools

September 3 2014 - Products

Quantum and Mainstay Produce Back-of-Cab CNG System

Quantum Fuel Systems and Mainstay Fuel Technologies will begin offering back-of-cab CNG systems for heavy duty trucks as part of an alliance between the two companies.

Tags: Quantum Fuel Systems, CNG, CNG Tanks, Fuel Tanks

September 2 2014 - Products

Stemco Launches CentriFuse HD Line of Brake Drums

Stemco says its new CentriFuse HD brake drums designed for severe service applications provide up to double the service life of full-cast brake drums.

Tags: Severe Duty, Brakes, Stemco, Brake Drums

August 27 2014 - Products

Peterbilt Adds New Configuration for SmartAir System

Peterbilt has added a compact space-saver battery box for the no-idle SmartAir system for Model 579 trucks.

Tags: Peterbilt, HVAC, Battery

August 27 2014 - Products

Chicago Pneumatic Announces New Impact Wrench

Chicago Pneumatic announced an addition to its 1-inch impact wrench line up, the CP7776 1 inch High Torque Pistol Impact Wrench.

Tags: Shop Tools, Chicago Pneumatic

August 26 2014 - Products

Mitsubishi Announces Idle Limit System Option for Canter Trucks

Mitsubishi Fuso has made an idle limit system optional for its Canter line of work trucks.

Tags: Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Canter, Idle Reduction, Medium-Duty Trucks

August 26 2014 - Products

Fleetmatics Adds HOS Logging to Reveal

Fleetmatics has upgraded its Reveal fleet management service with improvements to hours of service logging.

Tags: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Fleetmatics, HOS, Electronic Logging Devices, ELDs, Hours of Service, Information Technology

August 26 2014 - Products

Phillips Introduces Liftgate Sockets With Swivel Technology

Phillips Industries has introduced new single and dual pole liftgate sockets with swivel and automatic disconnect features.

Tags: Trailers, Phillips Industries, Electrical System, Liftgates

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August 25 2014 - Industry News

IdleAir Continuing Growth with Truckstop, Dedicated Terminal Facilities

Truckstop electrification services provider IdleAir reports it continues to grow its number of locations since reopening under a new owner about four years ago.

Tags: Truckstops, IdleAir, Idle Reduction

Cummins Turbo Diesel now produces 5 more pound-feet than Ford's PowerStroke diesel, Ram Truck proclaims.

August 25 2014 - Industry News

Ram Makes New ‘Best-in-Class’ Claims for HD Pickups

Ram Truck has hopped ahead of competitors with new torque and payload ratings for its 2015-model Heavy Duty pickups, and continues the highest mpg claim in light-duty pickups with its V-6 EcoDiesel, according to the division’s top executive.

Tags: Ram Truck, Large Pickups, Cummins Turbo Diesel

August 22 2014 - Products

SmartTruck TopKit Offers 'Near-invisible" Aero Improvement for Trailers

SmartTruck's new TopKit system aerodynamic device is a "nearly invisible" system for improving fuel efficiency on dry-van and refrigerated trailers.

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, SmartTruck, Aerodynamics, Trailers, EPA SmartWay

August 21 2014 - Products

Bridgestone Offers Firestone Steer Tire for Regional, P&D

Bridgestone has released the Firestone FS561 radial tire for steering application on regional and pickup and delivery use.

Tags: Firestone, Tires, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, Steer Radial Tire

August 21 2014 - Products

Bandag B799 Tread for Mild Mixed-Service Retreads

Bridgestone's new Bandag B799 tread is designed for retread tires being used in mild mixed service.

Tags: Tires, Retreads, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, Bandag

August 21 2014 - Products

Rand McNally Expands HD 100 Compatibility

Rand McNally announced software improvements to the HD 100, expanding its compatibility with more devices and platforms.

Tags: Rand McNally, ELDs, Hours of Service, E-logs

August 21 2014 - Products

PressurePro, Truck Systems Technologies Announce Partnership

Advantage PressurePro and Truck Systems Technologies have teamed up to give fleets new tire pressure monitoring capabilities.

Tags: TPMS, Tires, Advantage PressurePro, Inflation, Truck Systems Technologies

August 21 2014 - Products

Mack Adds MP8 505C+ to Engine Lineup

For customers seeking a powerful high-performing 13-liter engine, Mack Trucks announced its newest powertrain offering – the Mack MP8 505C+

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, Mack, Engines

August 21 2014 - Products

Garmin to Release Android-Based Fleet Navigators

Garmin will release its Fleet 660 and 670 Fleet navigators running Android-based software later this year -- the first from Garmin to run software built on Google’s Android platform.

Tags: Garmin, Android, Fleet Navigator, Navigation

August 20 2014 - Products

Rand McNally Releases Fourth Generation of IntelliRoute TND

Rand McNally has redesigned its IntelliRoute TND GPS devices for commercial truck drivers inside and out. The fourth-generation devices feature new hardware, a faster processor, two new graphical user interface options, and improved map appearance.

Tags: GPS, Information Technology, Rand McNally, Navigation, E-logs

August 20 2014 - Products

Western Star Offering ADZ Series Suspensions

Western Star is now offering SAF-Holland Neway ADZ series heavy-duty drive axle air-suspensions as an option for its 4800, 4900 and 6900 truck models.

Tags: Western Star, Suspensions, SAF-Holland, Vocational

August 20 2014 - Products

CMA Launches Duraturn Tire Brand

China Manufacturers Alliance launched the Duraturn tire brand at the International Tire Exhibition and Conference.

Tags: Truck Tires, Tires, China Manufacturers Alliance, CMA

August 20 2014 - Products

Kenworth T880 Adds Option for Natural Gas

Kenworth announced a natural gas option for its T880 vocational truck, a Cummins Westport ISX12 G that can run either CNG or LNG fuel systems.

Tags: Kenworth, Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG, LNG, Vocational, Cummins ISX12 G

August 20 2014 - Products

Pana-Pacific to Distribute PeopleNet Fleet Management Tech

PeopleNet has partnered with Pana-Pacific to distribute its fleet management products and software through truck dealerships.

Tags: Information Technology, PeopleNet, Dealers, Telematics, Small Fleets

August 20 2014 - Products

AT&T Improves Fleet Management Solutions

AT&T is now offering industry-specific bundles for its AT&T Fleet Management Solutions.

Tags: AT&T, Information Technology, Smartphones


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