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How Navistar’s SuperTruck Exceeded Goals
How Navistar’s SuperTruck Exceeded Goals

December 20, 2016
Navistar's SuperTruck, the CatalIST, makes creative use of existing systems, relying less on advanced technology for its impressive gains.

Oak Harbor Maximizes Asset Utility With A Decking System
Oak Harbor Maximizes Asset Utility With A Decking System

November 23, 2016
Oak Harbor Freight Lines avoids wasting trailer space and damaging its customer's freight by using Kinedyne's decking system to maximize its asset utility.

Test Drive: Freightliner’s ‘New’ Cascadia
Test Drive: Freightliner’s ‘New’ Cascadia

November 21, 2016
From the November Issue of Heavy Duty Trucking magazine, equipment editor Jim Park test drives the new Freightliner Cascadia. Daimler loaded up this truck...

Volvo's SuperTruck Demonstrates the Art of the Possible
Volvo's SuperTruck Demonstrates the Art of the Possible

November 18, 2016
Volvo Group’s SuperTruck demonstrates where energy-saving technology could take us – and in some cases, already has.

The Quest for Peace and Quiet
The Quest for Peace and Quiet

November 17, 2016
Noise, Vibration & Harshness is something manufacturers try very hard to engineer out of their products, but it’s often like a game of whack-a-mole. Once...

Maximizing Truck Tire Tread Life
Maximizing Truck Tire Tread Life

October 24, 2016
Excessive friction or uneven contact between the pavement and the tire will cause tread to wear away faster than you should. It’s important that you do all...

Quick Spin: Cummins Brings X12 to North America
Quick Spin: Cummins Brings X12 to North America

September 29, 2016
A little while back, Equipment Editor Jim Park tested out Cummins' latest diesel engine, the X12. Are smaller displacements the engine trend of the future?...

Wide-Single Tires Need a Little More Care
Wide-Single Tires Need a Little More Care

September 26, 2016
Wide-base single tires have saved truck fleets millions of gallons of fuel over the 20-plus years they have been in service and facilitated the transport of...

Ploger Transportation Pushes 10 Mpg With a Far-From-Typical Powertrain Spec
Ploger Transportation Pushes 10 Mpg With a Far-From-Typical Powertrain Spec

September 26, 2016
Ploger is a diverse carrier hauling mostly high-cube multi-drop loads to customer retail locations in urban areas predominantly east of the Mississippi.

Next-Generation Cascadia: Driver Comfort & Safety Too
Next-Generation Cascadia: Driver Comfort & Safety Too

September 5, 2016
The new Cascadia is loaded with improvements ranging from the layout of the gauges and switches in the driver compartment to features inside the sleeper...