October 24, 2016 - Industry News
Called Wingman Fusion by Bendix, the system uses radar and a forward-facing camera to detect and identify obstacles ahead, then warn the driver and soon apply the brakes.
Tags: driver safety, Volvo Trucks, Bendix, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, Collision Mitigation
October 5, 2016 - Industry News
System readouts are integrated into the driver information display on the dash, so no additional display units or prep kits are needed.
Tags: Bendix, Collision Avoidance, ATA MC&E, Volvo Trucks North America, driver safety, Vehicle Safety
September 23, 2016 - Product News
International Truck has announced that its upcoming LT Series on-highway Class 8 tractor will come standard with an advanced driver assistance safety system that includes collision mitigation and stability technologies.
Tags: International, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Collision Mitigation
August 25, 2016 - Product News
A full wheel-end portfolio from Bendix is now available on a range of International Trucks medium- and heavy-duty models.
Tags: Navistar, Bendix, International Trucks, Brakes, Wheel Ends
August 22, 2016 - Industry News
Peterbilt is making available the Bendix Wingman Fusion driver assistance system and a new integrated Softek NXT suspension and axle system from Hendrickson on its Model 579 and 567 trucks.
Tags: Peterbilt, Bendix, Driver Assistance Systems, Suspensions, Model 579, Model 567, Hendrickson, Steer Axles
August 15, 2016 - Industry News
Bendix has released a repair solution for the voluntary recall of about 200,000 of its SR-5 trailer spring brake valves.
Tags: Trailers, Recalls, Bendix, Brakes
June 15, 2016 - Industry News
Bendix’s German parent company Knorr-Bremse is making an acquisition to position it for future autonomous vehicle technology.
Tags: Bendix, Global, Mergers & Acquisitions, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, Autonomous Vehicles
April 21, 2016 - Product News
Boyle Transportation is equipping Bendix ADB22X air disc brakes on all steer and drive axles of its fleet tractors as well as on all of its new refrigerated trailers.
Tags: Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Brakes, Air Disc Brakes
March 2, 2016 - Industry News
International announced that the collision mitigation technology, Bendix Wingman Fusion would now be offered on its medium-duty DuraStar models. It has also added the Cummins ISL9 engine as an option for the WorkStar and DuraStar.
Tags: International, Navistar, DuraStar, Medium-Duty Trucks, Bendix, Collision Mitigation
November 6, 2015 - Product News
Oakley Transport is adding Bendix collision-mitigation, full-stability, and side-object detection systems on around 300 new Volvo tractors, the carrier has announced.
Tags: Vehicle Safety, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix
August 17, 2015 - Industry News
Walmart driver Ronald Emenheiser was named the 2015 Bendix Grand Champion at the 78th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships in St. Louis.
Tags: ATA, National Truck Driving Championships, Bendix, Walmart
July 22, 2015 - Industry News
UPS is making collision mitigation technology standard equipment on every new Class 8 tractor the company orders.
Tags: UPS, Collision Avoidance, Bendix
May 19, 2015 - Industry News
The former Bosch, Bendix and Studebaker proving grounds near New Carlisle in northern Indiana is open for business under new ownership: Navistar Inc., which took it over as of April 1.
Tags: Navistar, Vehicle Testing, Studebaker, Bendix, Bosch
April 6, 2015 - Industry News
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems is celebrating the 35th anniversary of its Fleet Council annual forum at this year’s event slated for April 12 – 14.
Tags: Active Safety Systems, Bendix, Anniversary, Events
March 26, 2015 - Industry News
Navistar International Truck announced that beginning next month, the new Bendix Wingman Fusion integrated driver-safety system will be available on its International ProStar Class 8 truck models.
Tags: Active Safety Systems, Navistar, Bendix, International Trucks
March 25, 2015 - Product News
Bendix has launched Wingman Fusion, the company’s new flagship driver assistance system that combines several safety technologies in a single package, the company announced this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show.
Tags: Lane Departure Warning, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Speed Limiter, Driver Assistance Systems
March 16, 2015 - Industry News
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems surpassed $1 billion in sales during 2014, marking a first for the company.
Tags: Sales, Bendix, Brakes, Wheel Ends, Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake
March 2, 2015 - Product News
Mack Trucks is offering natural gas versions of its Pinnacle model with the Eaton UltraShift Plus transmission and Bendix Wingman Advanced collision mitigation technology.
Tags: Mack Trucks, Natural Gas Vehicles, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, UltraShift Plus
February 24, 2015 - Industry News
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, the company announced.
Tags: Headquarters, Bendix, Expansion
February 2, 2015 - Product News
The International ProStar will be the first truck to offer Bendix’s Next Generation Active Safety System. The system will initially be available on ProStar sleeper models with ProStar daycab and LoneStar models to follow later in 2015.
Tags: Active Safety Systems, International, Bendix, ProStar
January 30, 2015 - Industry News
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems appointed John Kemer vice president and general manager, Valves and Modules. Kemer also becomes the newest member of the Bendix Leadership Committee and joins the two-person Controls Governance Board.
Tags: Bendix, People
August 14, 2014 - Industry News
Bendix has unveiled its newly upgraded brake shoe remanufacturing facility in Huntington, Indiana
Tags: Bendix, Remanufacturing, Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake, Brakes, Aftermarket, Aftermarket Parts
August 11, 2014 - Industry News
More than 400 drivers will converge on the Steel City on Tuesday for the 2014 National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships.
Tags: American Trucking Associations, ATA, National Truck Driving Championships, Bendix, Competition
June 11, 2014 - Industry News
Bendix SmarTire, which monitors tire pressure and temperature, is now available for Peterbilt Models 579 and 567.
Tags: Peterbilt, Tires, TPMS, Tire Inflation, Bendix
June 2, 2014 - Industry News
Brake violations are historically among the top reasons trucks are taken out of service during the Roadcheck inspection blitz. Bendix has a few ideas on how to keep your trucks out of the compound during this year's 72-hour blitz.
Tags: Bendix, CVSA, Roadcheck, Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake
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