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December 16 2015 - Product News

Peterbilt Adds Auto-Start to SmartAir No-Idle System

Peterbilt has added auto-start technology to its SmartAir no-idle system to help keep main and auxiliary batteries charged while running the air conditioning system and using other electronic devices.

Tags: Peterbilt, Idle Free Systems, HVAC, Batteries

Photo: McLeod Software

December 16 2015 - Product News

McLeod Partners with Teletrac for HOS Platform

McLeod Software’s fleet management platform LoadMaster will now connect with the Teletrac Fleet Director hours of service platform.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, Teletrac, HOS, LoadMaster, McLeod Software, ELDs, Telematics

December 15 2015 - Products

Digital Recorder Keeps Over 1000 Hours of Footage

Brigade’s MDR-404-500 and MDR-408-1000 are mobile digital recorders with the ability to record up to 1164 hours of footage from eight cameras at one time.

Tags: Accident Management, Video Event Recorders, Brigade

December 15 2015 - Products

Camera Monitor System Gives Drivers 270 Degree View

Orlaco’s CornerEye is a camera monitor system for trucks and heavy machinery that offers a 270-degree field of view of a truck’s surroundings.

Tags: Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Camera Monitoring, In-Vehicle Video

December 11 2015 - Products

Phillips 66 Adds Two New Heavy-Duty Transmission Lubricants

Phillips 66 Lubricants has added two new heavy-duty synthetic transmission lubricants to its commercial product line – Triton Synthetic MTF and Kendall SHP Synthetic MTF.

Tags: Severe Duty, Lubricants, Transmissions, Manual Transmission

December 10 2015 - Products

Minimizer to Improve Kenworth Floor Mats

Minimizer will be releasing updated floor mats for certain Kenworth models at the beginning of the year, the company announced.

Tags: Kenworth, Minimizer, Floor Mats

December 8 2015 - Equipment

Contractor Body Features Accessible Secure Storage

Knapheide’s Contractor body is a truck body with features and accessories designed for contractors that is based on the company’s Value-Master X flatbed.

Tags: Knapheide, Service Bodies, Contractor Fleets

December 8 2015 - Products

Underhood Lite Air Compressor Works With Ford Transit

The VMAC’s Underhood Lite air compressor system is now available on the Ford Transit 3.7L Ti-VCT V6 Van.

Tags: Ford Transit, Air Compressors

Bendix’s two-year exemption ensures fleets and owner-operators are not in violation of windshield clearance regulations when using lane departure warning and collision mitigation safety technologies. Photo: Bendix

December 8 2015 - Industry News

FMCSA Extends Regulatory Exemption for Bendix Windshield Cam

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems has received a regulatory two-year exemption extension for the video camera component for two of its commercial vehicle safety systems from the FMCSA.

Tags: FMCSA, CSA, Lane Departure Warning, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, Collision Mitigation

Image via Vigillo

December 7 2015 - Product News

Vigillo Keeping CSA Scores Available via Carrier Select

Vigillo has announced that Carrier Select, the company’s carrier selection tool for freight brokers, shippers and insurance providers, will continue to provide CSA scores that its carrier customers can opt-in to share.

Tags: FMCSA, fleet safety, CSA, Freight, Vigillo, Highway Bill

Photo courtesy of Paragon.

December 3 2015 - Press Release

Paragon Introduces Route Planning Software

The routing and scheduling software company announced Paragon Route Control – a new program that allows transportation planners to use a calendar to create routes that comply with time and day-related local, state, and national regulations, and road closures resulting from major public events.

Tags: Software, Route Management, Route Optimization, Paragon Software

December 2 2015 - Products

Stemco Rolls Out Improved Online Parts Search

Stemco has launched its Parts Interchange Tool, an online cross-reference platform that is used to find Stemco replacement parts numbers.

Tags: Website, Aftermarket Parts, Online Tool, Stemco

December 2 2015 - Equipment

Truck Body Designed for Severe Job Environments

Knapheide’s Concrete Body is a heavy-duty platform body designed for concrete contractors and other heavy-duty trades.

Tags: Knapheide, Truck Bodies, Service Bodies

Ride quality on- and off-road is better than ¾-ton pickups because the XD’s spring and shock rates can be softer. Much development was done at Nissan’s Arizona proving grounds.

December 2 2015 - Industry News

Titan XD Pickup’s a New Weight Segment, Nissan Says

The XD is what amounts to a 5/8-ton truck that retains the maneuverability and ride of a half-tonner yet adds cargo hauling capacity without the bulk and expense of a three-quarter-tonner, Nissan people said.

Tags: Pickup Trucks, Nissan, Nissan Titan XD, Cummins ISV5.0

December 1 2015 - Products

Racor Filter Keeps Contamination Out of the DEF Tank

Racor has released the ECO-Vent Filter is designed to prevent contamination from entering the diesel exhaust fluid tank of a commercial truck.

Tags: Diesel Engines, DEF, Parker Hannifin, Filters

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December 1 2015 - Product News

ALK Adds More Traffic and Routing Overlays to Maps

ALK Technologies has added new map overlays to its ALK Maps mapping platform that provide visual information for better route planning and data insight.

Tags: ALK Technologies, Mapping, Routing, Big Data

November 30 2015 - Products

Ryder Launches Fuel Receipt App for Rental Customers

Ryder System has launched the Ryder Fuel Receipt mobile app allowing commercial rental customers in to record non-Ryder fuel receipts to stay compliant with interstate fuel tax reporting.

Tags: Fuel Tax, Ryder System, Fuel, Mobile App

November 26 2015 - Products

Freedom Air Filters Pre-Filter for T660

Freedom Air Filters says its new pre-filter for the Kenworth T660 can extend the life of the truck’s factory air filter by intercepting larger particles of debris.

Tags: Freedom Air Filters, Air Filter, Kenworth

November 24 2015 - Products

EZ Oil Drain Valve Made for CAT Engines

The latest model of EZ Oil Drain Valve is designed for Caterpillar’s ACERT engine models allowing users to drain oil without the need for tools.

Tags: Engine Oil, Caterpillar, Oil Drain Valve

November 23 2015 - Industry News

Trucking Moves America Forward Launches Online Store

Trucking Moves America Forward, a trucking industry image and education movement, has opened at online store, ShopTMAF.com.

Tags: Image, Trucking Moves America Forward

November 20 2015 - Products

Prolong Says New Oil Features Anti-Friction Metal Treatment

Prolong Super Lubricants offers a new premium diesel engine oil featuring the company's proprietary Anti-Friction Metal Treatment.

Tags: Prolong, Engine Oils

November 20 2015 - Products

Peterbilt Seat-Integrated Rollover Protection in Production

Now in production for Peterbilt’s flagship on-highway Model 579 and vocational Model 567 is the RollTek protection system integrated with the premium Atlas II driver seats.

Tags: Driver Safety, Peterbilt, Rollovers

“Our investment is a tangible example of how we maximize the use of our global platforms optimized for regional markets,” said Wolfgang Bernhard, Daimler AG Board of Management member responsible for trucks and buses. Photo: David Cullen

November 20 2015 - Industry News

Daimler Trucks to Bring New Detroit Medium-Duty Engine Line to U.S.

Daimler Trucks Friday announced a $375 million investment to enable production of the new DD5 and DD8 medium-duty engines at Detroit’s Redford, Mich., plant, and officially launched production of the Detroit DT12 automated manual transmission.

Tags: Transmissions, Engines, Detroit, Automated Manual Transmissions, Detroit DT12, Detroit DD5, Medium-Duty Trucks

November 20 2015 - Products

Spill Center App Offers Quick Link to Experts

Spill Center's new app for mobile devices offers users a direct link to technical, environmental and legal specialists who can provide expert advice and assistance after pollution events at fixed facilities and in transportation, 24/7.

Tags: Hazmat, Mobile Apps, Spill Center

FusoFirst Mobile App homescreen, as seen on a typical mobile phone.

November 19 2015 - Product News

Mitsubishi Fuso Launches FusoFirst Support Program

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America has launched its FusoFirst product support program, aimed at providing full-service customer support for owners and operators of Mitsubishi Fuso medium-duty trucks.

Tags: Roadside Assistance, Medium-Duty Trucks, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Dealers, Mobile Apps

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