Archive | April, 2014

Mack Brings Wide Range of Class 8 Refuse Trucks to WasteExpo

Mack Trucks’ refuse industry leadership is on full display at WasteExpo 2014 with four Mack® refuse trucks embodying the company’s dedication to reliability and durability. WasteExpo takes place at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center from April 29 to May 1. Visitors to Mack’s display in booth No. 1920 will see firsthand three Mack TerraPro™ Cabover […]

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New Kenworth T680 Natural Gas Truck Leads Kenworth Lineup for ACT Expo 2014

Kenworth Truck Company will exhibit four natural gas trucks in its booth (No. 1157) during the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. The ACT Expo is called North America’s largest clean fleet show representing all weight classes and alternative fuels. Leading the way is […]

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Peterbilt to Showcase New Refuse Models at WasteExpo

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it will display five of its newest models configured for the refuse industry during the annual WasteExpo show in Atlanta, April 29 to May 1. The all-purpose vocational Model 567 and the low-cab forward Model 320 with the new ProBilt interior in both right-hand and left-hand configurations will be part of […]

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Peterbilt Celebrates 75 Years with Model 579 Anniversary Edition

During the Mid-America Trucking Show, Peterbilt announced a new special Model 579 that features unique interior and exterior styling and exclusive content. Peterbilt General Manager and PACCAR Vice President, Darrin Siver said, “This is a milestone year for the company and we wanted to acknowledge it in a way that has been defining Peterbilt for […]

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Freightliner has Started Production of Cascadia Natural Gas Sleepers

Freightliner Trucks has started production of additional features for the Freightliner Cascadia® natural gas-powered tractor. The Meritor WABCO OnGuard™ Collision Safety System is now available on Cascadia natural gas-powered tractors spec’d with a manual transmission.  The Cascadia natural gas tractor is now also available with a 48-inch sleeper cab, and factory-installed compressed natural gas (CNG) […]

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Kenworth Takes Fuel Efficiency to New Heights with the New T680 Advantage

Kenworth’s new, most fuel-efficient truck, features a special factory-installed aerodynamic package and the optimized powertrain combination of the PACCAR MX-13 engine integrated with the Eaton Fuller Advantage 10-speed automated transmission. Kenworth’s on-highway marketing manager, Brett VanVoorhis said, “The T680 Advantage concept we displayed at last year’s Mid-America Trucking Show was a success. The fuel economy […]

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Mack Announced Its New Product Lineup at the 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show

Mack Trucks highlighted many of its most popular models at this year’s 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show located at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. The exposition is the largest heavy-duty truck tradeshow, providing interpersonal interaction between trucking professionals and industry representative. The Mack Truck exhibition emphasized the company’s commitment to maximizing uptime for operators […]

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