Champion Laboratories announced that its Total Tec Fuel Filter, marketed under Champion's Luber-finer brand, earned Heavy Duty Trucking's Nifty Fifty Award at the 2008 Mid-America Trucking Show.

"We are thrilled to be recognized by Heavy-Duty Trucking magazine. This award is yet another sign of continued execution against our corporate blueprint to provide innovative technology solutions that enhance performance and efficiency for the heavy-duty trucking industry," said Matt Rechin, vice president, marketing and development for Champion Labs.

Editors from Heavy Duty Trucking select the winners from hundreds of new product articles that appear in the magazine and in the publication's interactive New Product News, as well as at Products are judged on their usefulness to the truck operator in terms of innovation, serviceability and performance.