Archive | July, 2013

Alliance Truck Parts Reminds Truckers to Stay Cool This Summer with HVAC Maintenance Tips

As temperatures begin to heat up, the last thing a driver needs is to be stuck on the road without air conditioning.  To keep truck drivers as comfortable as possible, Alliance Truck Parts  reminds truckers of the necessity of regular HVAC maintenance. Inspection Interval Have your entire HVAC system inspected at an Alliance Truck Parts […]

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New 52-Inch Mid-Roof Sleeper For Kenworth T680 Now Available for Order

The Kenworth T680 is now available for order with the new Kenworth 52-inch mid-roof sleeper. The Kenworth T680’s 52-inch sleeper is well-suited for regional hauling applications – including tank, bulk, flatbed, heavy haul and lowboy – where drivers may spend just two or three nights on the road during a typical week. Fleets and owner-operators […]

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Iowa 80 Celebrating Drivers at Walcott Truckers Jamboree

The Truckers Jamboree is hosted every year at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, Iowa. Since it’s inception in 1979, the Truckers Jamboree has been celebrating America’s Truckers. This event is a great place to celebrate and learn about trucking and those big rigs. It’s our way of saying thank you to the […]

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Freightliner Trucks to Start Full Production of Cascadia Day Cab with Natural Gas Technology

Freightliner Trucks announced that in August 2013, it will begin full production on its Freightliner Cascadia® 113-inch BBC day cab with natural gas technology. Equipped with the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy-duty natural gas engine as a factory-installed option, the Cascadia 113 natural gas day cab is ideal for regional haul, vocational and refuse […]

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Mack has provided industry leadership in the development of natural gas technology for more than two decades and has been offering natural gas-powered MACK® TerraPro™ models since 2009.

LNG-Powered MACK® Pinnacle™ Model Showcased at ACT Expo

Mack Trucks showcased its liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered MACK® Pinnacle™ model to the transportation community during the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo. The on-highway tractor displayed at the show was built for UPS (NYSE: UPS), a global leader in logistics that offers a broad range of solutions for the transportation of packages and freight. […]

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Kenworth All Wheel Drive T270 and T370 Now Available with Hendrickson PRIMAAX EX Rear Air Suspension

The Kenworth T270 and T370 medium duty models equipped with factory-installed, front drive axle are now available for order with the Hendrickson PRIMAAX® EX rear air suspension. “To help customers meet their requirements in demanding vocational applications, Kenworth continues to expand its suspension offering with quality products,” said Doug Powell, Kenworth medium duty marketing manager. […]

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