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January 21 2014 - Products

Mack Adds Air Disc Brakes to Vocational Truck Lineup

Mack has introduced the Meritor EX+ Air Disc Brakes for their Mack Granite, TerraPro and Titan by Mack models. Mack introduced the air disc brakes offering across its vocational lineup at the 2014 World of Concrete exhibition.

Tags: Mack Trucks, Air Disc Brake

January 21 2014 - Products

LED Head Lights Now Standard on International ProStar Trucks

Navistar International Corp. announced that Truck-Lite high-visibility LED headlamps are now standard on International ProStar Class 8 on-highway trucks.

Tags: Navistar, LED Light, Headlights, ProStar

January 21 2014 - Products Unveils Freight Service for Small Carriers has rolled out a new service designed for trucking companies with 40 or fewer power units to help them get on a shipper’s “approved carrier list.”

Tags: Freight, Shippers

January 17 2014 - Products Launches Virtual Logistics Management App, a Chicago-based tech company, has created a “VLMA” (Virtual Logistics Management Application) designed to automate and simplify operations for full truckload shippers and carriers in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

Tags: Information Technology, Logistics,

January 17 2014 - Products

Planet Halo Introduces Multi-Channel Video Recorder

Planet Halo is introducing its production multi-channel PH4 vehicle recorder. The PH4 is a recording device that incorporates 2 high-resolution camera lenses, a GPS module, audio recorder, G-force inertial sensor, audio speaker, and mini-DVR with SD card all housed in a sleek design.

Tags: GPS, Information Technology, Planet Halo Inc.

January 16 2014 - Products

Trincon Announces Update to Cost Modeling Solution

Trincon Group has announced a major update to its TruCosting software package. TruCosting is a cost modeling application that integrates a fleet’s operating and financial systems to enable management to more accurately and easily identify their true cost of operation, price loads more effectively, and improve profitability.

Tags: Information Technology

January 15 2014 - Industry News

Marmon Highway Technologies Introduces Fontaine Intermodal

Fontaine Engineered Products, Inc., a Marmon Highway Technologies/Berkshire Hathaway company, recently established a stand-alone division – Fontaine Intermodal – to design and produce innovative products for the growing intermodal transportation market.

Tags: Marmon Highway Technologies, Intermodal, Fontaine

January 15 2014 - Products

Pilot Flying J and Love’s Travel Stops Extend Agreement to Provide Transflo Express

Pegasus TransTech Corp. announced that Pilot Flying J and Love’s Travel Stops have extended their exclusive agreements to provide Transflo Express truck stop scanning at all locations in the United States and Canada through Dec. 31, 2030.

Tags: Information Technology, Love's Travel Stops, Pilot Flying J, Transflo

January 15 2014 - Products

MHC Kenworth Introduces RoadPulse

MHC Kenworth has launched RoadPulse, an online system that serves customers by providing real-time visibility to truck repairs from scheduling to invoicing. Scheduling a repair at MHC facilities is instantaneous through RoadPulse and is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day, providing online visibility to all stages of approvals.

January 15 2014 - Products

Drivewyze Continues March Westward Adding Inspection Site Bypass in Colorado

Drivewyze and the Colorado State Patrol announced that Colorado has become the 19th state to offer the Drivewyze PreClear bypass service, which uses tablets, smartphones and select electronic on-board recorders to provide commercial vehicles with inspection site bypass opportunities.

Tags: Information Technology, Colorado, Drivewyze PreClear

January 15 2014 - Products

GM Hopes New Canyon/Colorado Revives Midsize Pickups

General Motors’ 2015-model Canyon and Colorado pickups buck a trend away from midsize and compact pickups in North America. Ford and Chrysler abandoned the midsize pickup segment, but GM believes there are still healthy sales to be gotten with modern products.

Tags: GMC Canyon, Chevrolet Colorado, General Motors, Light-Duty Trucks

January 15 2014 - Products

Ford’s 2015 Pickup Already Dubbed ‘Aluminum F-150’

Extensive use of aluminum and high-strength steel in Ford's new F-150 pickup saves 700 pounds over Ford's current full-size pickup.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford, Lightweighting, Light-Duty Trucks

January 14 2014 - Products

Ridewell Suspensions Announces New RSS-233

Ridewell introduces the release of the RSS-233, a steerable auxiliary lift axle suspension system that provides a balance of weight and price. This completely new suspension design includes a compact mounting envelope and an easy mount, adjustable hanger system. This suspension also ships fully assembled for efficient installation.

Tags: Aftermarket, Suspensions, Axles, Ridewell

January 14 2014 - Products

Carrier Transicold Releases Tru-Tech and Tru-View Software

Carrier Transicold has introduced Tru-Tech and Tru-View computer applications for custom configuration of transport refrigeration unit settings and operations analysis.

Tags: Information Technology, Refrigerated Truck, Carrier Transicold

CC2066 DPF Clutch Caddy Adapter

January 13 2014 - Products

Kiene Diesel Develops Another Clutch Caddy Adapter

Kiene Diesel developed a new adapter for the multifunctional Clutch Caddy. The CC2066 DPF kit includes a support tray, a matched set of ballistic nylon JackSacks and a 2-inch Load Hugger Safety Strap to secure the load.

Tags: Aftermarket, In the Shop, Kiene Diesel

January 13 2014 - Products

Navistar Launches Truck Configurators For International ProStar, DuraStar, TerraStar

Navistar International Corp. announced the availability of its new, re-designed online truck configurators for International ProStar, DuraStar, and TerraStar models on The configurators allow customers to virtually design, build and customize their International Truck’s cab, exterior, interior, powertrain and more.

Tags: Information Technology, Navistar

January 10 2014 - Industry News

Mahle Clevite Inc. Transitions Name to Mahle Aftermarket Inc.

Mahle Clevite Inc. announced the transition of its company name to Mahle Aftermarket Inc. The changeover to the company’s name was effective Jan. 1, and serves a dual purpose: to bring Mahle in line with all of the Mahle Global Aftermarket divisions, and to highlight the substantial diversification of the Mahle Aftermarket product mix.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Aftermarket, Mahle Clevite

January 9 2014 - Products

Covenant Transport Adopts Freightliner Trucks FIT System

Freightliner Trucks announced that Covenant Transport has ordered the Freightliner In-Cab Training (FIT) System for its fleet. The Chattanooga, Tenn.-based truckload carrier is one of the first major fleets to order the exercise and flexibility system as a reward and incentive program for its drivers.

Tags: Freightliner, Driver Wellness, Rolling Strong

January 9 2014 - Products

Mitsubishi Fuso Partners with Yokohama to Offer Tires through Fuso Dealers

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc. has announced a new partnership program with Yokohama Tire, one of Fuso's OE tire brands. Through the program, authorized Mitsubishi Fuso dealers will be able to purchase and offer for sale Yokohama tires for Fuso and other brand medium-duty work trucks.

Tags: Mitsubishi Fuso, Yokohama, Tires

January 9 2014 - Products

Dossier Adds Audit Trail for Fleet Management Tracking

Arsenault Associates has introduced a new Audit Trail Option to Dossier, its fleet maintenance management software. Audit Trail provides a history of all transactions in Dossier, including who in an organization did what and when.

Tags: Arsenault Associates, Aftermarket, In the Shop

January 9 2014 - Products

BettsHD Introduces Popular Parts Guide

BettsHD has launched its new Popular Parts Guide for heavy-duty tractor/trailer applications. The new publication brings together its frequently requested safety-related products from the BettsHD online catalog for quick and easy reference.

Tags: Betts Company

January 8 2014 - Products

Plug Power to Develop Fuel Cell Range Extenders for Electric Trucks

Plug Power Inc. announced it will develop hydrogen fuel cell range extenders for 20 FedEx Express electric delivery trucks, allowing FedEx Express to nearly double the amount of territory the vehicles can cover with one charge.

Tags: Alternative Fuels & Hybrids, Battery-Electric Vehicles, FedEx

January 8 2014 - Products

Mobile Awareness Expands Line of Dash Cam, DVR Systems

Mobile Awareness announced its expanded line of dash cameras and digital video recording systems for commercial trucks and recreation vehicles. In the event of an accident, with these solutions fleet managers, drivers and owners can use digital video recordings.

Tags: Information Technology, Mobile Awareness

January 2 2014 - Products

Rolling Strong Launches “Give Me Ten” Driver Wellness Initiative

Rolling Strong, a driver wellness program that is driver-designed and driver-delivered where professional truck and bus drivers work and live, on the road, has announced a free weight loss initiative “Give Me Ten” during the month of January.

Tags: Rolling Strong, Driver Fitness

January 2 2014 - Products

Bridgestone Launches New R244 Rib-Type All-Position Steer Radial Tire

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions has announced the launch of the Bridgestone R244 All-Position Steer Radial Tire. Designed with a wide base ribbed steer pattern, the tire performs well both on- and off-highway without sacrificing the traction needed on rougher roads.

Tags: Bridgestone, Tires, Wheels


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