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October 22 2013 - Products

Webasto Releases New SmarTemp Control fx Timer


Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America recently released its new SmarTemp Control fx Timer. The SmarTemp Control fx Timer is designed to work exclusively with Webasto’s engine pre-heaters and is easy to program for repeat heating duration times.

Tags: Idle Reduction, Webasto, Heaters

October 21 2013 - Products

Telogis Unveils Navigation 5


Telogis introduced an upgraded navigation product, Navigation 5, at the American Trucking Associations annual meeting this week. Two key features include a new junction view to help drivers navigate through interchanges, and a driver alert function that warns drivers of upcoming weather or traffic conditions.

Tags: ATA, Telogis, ATA2013, Information Technology, Navigation

October 21 2013 - Products

Idle Smart Enhances Fuel Saving Solution

Idle Smart

Idle Smart announced it has improved the idle reduction system it announced earlier this year, many as the result of customer feedback, CEO Jeff Lynch explained at the American Trucking Associations' Annual Management Conference & Exhibition.

Tags: ATA2013

October 21 2013 - Products

Navistar Offers Portfolio of Fully Automated Transmissions Options

Navistar, Cummins, Eaton, Allison

Navistar Inc. announced it is the first to market with a portfolio of fully automatic and automated manual transmissions for a range of applications, according to the company. The options will be available on International ProStar and International TranStar vehicles.

Tags: Cummins, Eaton, Navistar, Allison

October 20 2013 - Products

Navistar OnCommand Connection Remote Diagnostics System to Debut in 2014


Navistar demonstrated its new OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition. Navistar says it's the first single remote diagnostics portal to use an open architecture system with fleets’ existing telematics providers.

Tags: Telematics, Navistar, Diagnostics, ATA2013

October 20 2013 - Products

SmartDrive Announces Integration between Video-Based Platform and Active Safety Systems


SmartDrive Systems now integrates with a carrier's third-party active safety systems, such as collision avoidance, lane departure warning and rollover protection. This integration expands the capabilities of the SmartDrive data and video event recording platform by capturing data generated from these systems.

Tags: SmartDrive Systems, Meritor Wabco, Safety & Compliance, Mobileye

October 20 2013 - Products

ATDynamics Debuts Automatic TrailerTail Deployment System


ATDynamics on Sunday announced the launch of TrailerTail AutoDeploy system at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Fla. along with other product news.

Tags: Fuel Economy, ATDynamics, ATA2013

October 20 2013 - Products

Michelin Launching OnCall 2.0, Offering More Than Emergency Tire Service

Michelin Truck Tires

Michelin Truck Tires announced on Sunday at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Fla., the launch of OnCall 2.0, an expansion of its OnCall emergency road service.

Tags: Michelin, breakdowns, ATA2013, Tires

A sampling of some of Alcoa's current truck wheel offerings.

October 20 2013 - Products

Alcoa Introduces New Aluminum Wheel Alloy, First Product Due Early 2014


Alcoa Wheels rolled a new aluminum wheel alloy, its first in 45 years, at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition on Sunday in Orlando, Fla., and will introduce its first new wheel featuring this alloy early next year.

Tags: Wheels, Alcoa, ATA2013

The KellerMobile app now will work on Apple products as well as Android. (Photo by Evan Lockridge)

October 20 2013 - Products

J.J. Keller Says It's the First to Offer E-Log/Fleet Management System on Apple Products

J.J. Keller & Associates

J.J. Keller announced Saturday that its Encompass E-log and fleet management system is now compatible with iPhone and iPad through the KellerMobile app, the first in the industry to be certified by Apple.

Tags: ATA, Information Technology, J.J. Keller, EOBR, ELD, ATA2013

PedalCoach uses a simple graphic interface to provide real-time feedback.

October 19 2013 - Products

PedalCoach Helps Drivers Operate in the Fuel Efficiency Green Zone


ORLANDO -- LinkeDrive, a new company, says its first product, PedalCoach, helps drivers achieve better fuel economy through a smartphone or tablet app that converts complex data from the engine and other areas into a simple graphic gauge interface that coaches drivers to stay in the "green zone."

Tags: Drivers, ATA, MPG, Fuel Economy, ATA2013, Mobile Apps

October 17 2013 - Products

New Allison TC10 Tractor Transmission Available for Order at Navistar

Allison, Navistar

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. announced that the new TC10 tractor transmission is now offered on Navistar's International ProStar and TranStar models with MaxxForce 13 engines with SCR.

Tags: Navistar, Allison

October 17 2013 - Products

Aerodynamic TrailerTails Now Have Open/Close Sensors

BlueTree Systems, ATDynamics

Blue Tree Systems Inc., a provider of reefer monitoring, trailer tracking, and in-cab fleet management solutions and ATDynamics Inc., a supplier of semi-trailer rear-drag aerodynamics technology, announced the availability of a modified door sensor to detect when a semi-trailer’s TrailerTail aerodynamic device is properly deployed by a driver.

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, ATDynamics, Blue Tree Systems

October 17 2013 - Products

Navistar Offers Holland Fifth Wheels on International Trucks

Navistar, SAF-Holland

SAF-Holland announced that Holland standard duty fifth wheel models are now a published option on Navistar’s International Truck models and available for immediate on-line installation.

Tags: Navistar, Fifth Wheels, SAF-Holland

October 16 2013 - Products

Easy-Swap Obstacle Detection Sensor System for Tractor-Trailers Now Available

Mobile Awareness

Mobile Awareness, LLC, announced their enhanced version of SenseStat Wireless Obstacle Detection Sensor System. Mobile Awareness has made it easy for fleet managers to help eliminate vehicle backing accidents on trailers that are frequently pulled by different tractors.

Tags: Trailers, Mobile Awareness, LLC, Backup Cameras

October 16 2013 - Products

Hogebuilt Expands Half Tandem Fender Line


Hogebuilt has introduced two new stainless steel half tandem fenders to its portfolio. The new 430 bright anneal option compliments the existing premium 304 mirror finish fender line.

Tags: Aftermarket, Fenders, Hogebuilt

October 16 2013 - Products

MAHA Introduces Wireless Mobile Column Lifts with Precision Ball-Screw Lifting Technology


MAHA USA has introduced its new and redesigned MCL family of ball-screw-powered mobile column lifts. The new, wireless lifts also exponentially expand the variety of tire profiles and vehicles that can now be served by wireless mobile lifts.

Tags: Vehicle Lifts, Aftermarket, Managing the Shop

Stertil-Koni EARTHLIFT, now with lifting capacity of 18,500 pounds per column.

October 15 2013 - Products

Stertil-Koni Introduces New Version of Earthlift


Stertil-Koni has introduced a new generation of its “green” hydraulic mobile column lift, Earthlift, now with a lifting capacity of 18,500 pounds per column.

Tags: Stertil-Koni, Aftermarket, Managing the Shop

October 15 2013 - Products

Navistar offers Jost as Option on Internationals

Navistar, Jost

Jost International fifth wheels will be available as factory installed options on International trucks manufactured by Navistar. Published Jost data book assemblies will include their cast iron, lightweight, cab actuated release and low lube product offerings.

Tags: Navistar, Fifth Wheels, Jost International

Volvo’s XE11 powertrain package, available for Volvo VNM and VNL (above) models, provides up to a 3% fuel efficiency improvement when compared with another overdrive transmission in a similar operation.

October 15 2013 - Products

Volvo Trucks Announces XE11 Fuel Efficiency Package for 11-Liter Engine

Volvo Trucks

Volvo Trucks expanded its XE powertrain package lineup with the introduction of XE11 for its 11-liter Volvo D11 engine. XE11 is available on Volvo VNM and VNL models and rated up to 80,000 pounds GCWR. The powertrain package improves fuel efficiency by up to 3%, according to the company.

Tags: Volvo, Fuel Efficiency, Engine, Engine Smarts, I-Shift

October 14 2013 - Products

Cadec Unveils TempTracker for PowerVue


Cadec Global announced the availability of its TempTracker solution for PowerVue. TempTracker uses wireless technology to monitor and document temperatures and alert drivers and management on temperature exceptions in real-time so they can take immediate action when necessary to protect perishable goods.

Tags: Telematics, Fleet Management Software, Trailer, Axles, Cadec

October 11 2013 - Products

Hendrickson Releases Aero Clad Bumper for the Coronado SD


Hendrickson Bumper and Trim officials announced the launch of the Aero Clad Coronado SD bumper. The addition of the Coronado Aero Clad bumper is the latest in an entire line of lightweight, corrosion resistant bumpers offered as part of Hendrickson’s all makes bumper-product offering.

Tags: Hendrickson, Bumper

October 10 2013 - Products

Kenworth T680 Now Available with Bendix eTrac for 6x2 Axle Configurations

Kenworth, Bendix

The Kenworth T680 is now available with the Bendix eTrac Air Bag Transfer System for 6x2 axle configurations.

October 10 2013 - Products

Trimble to Offer Fleet Maintenance Software in the Construction Industry


Trimble will be offering TMW Systems' TMT Fleet Maintenance software for the construction materials industry to the ready mix and aggregate markets.

Tags: Information Technology, Trimble, TMW

October 10 2013 - Products

Knapheide Offers Full Product Lineup for Ram ProMaster


The Knapheide Manufacturing Company announced the availability of a complete lineup of products compatible with the all-new 2014 Ram ProMaster.

Tags: Knapheide, Ram ProMaster


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