HeavyDuty Trucking – Issue

Features

Restyled, Refined GM Heavy Duty Pickups Close To Production

By HDT Staff

General Motors Corp. has extended the new styling, powertrain and chassis advancements of its GMT900 light-duty 1500 pickups to the Heavy Duty 2500HD and 3500HD models, with production to begin in the first quarter of the new year. Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra versions feature more distinct exterior styling, and all models will get upgraded powertrains and refined interiors.

Michelin Broadens Its Technological Reach

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

During a busy launch and demonstration program at Michelin's Laurens Proving Ground in South Carolina, the company launched and demonstrated an antisplash steer tire. It also launched and demonstrated a major extension of its locking sipe durable technology that will see a new extra-long-lasting drive tire in early 2008, to be identified as the XDA5.

NIFTY FIFTY

By HDT Staff

The best 50 products of 2006

WRENCHING DECISION

By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Editor

Take a close look at your maintenance operation – could outsourcing part or all of the work improve the bottom line?

Test Drives

Dodge's New Ram 3500HD

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

"Hey, does that thing have a Hemi?" No, it's got the new Cummins Turbo Diesel, and you gotta have one. Maybe.

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