Archive | March, 2015

Peterbilt Launches Medium-Duty CNG Vehicle Platform

Peterbilt Motors Company introduced two new medium-duty vehicles powered by compressed natural gas during the Mid-America Trucking Show: the Model 337 and the Model 348. Both vehicles are now in production and can be configured as trucks or tractors. “Peterbilt is the established market leader in natural-gas powered Class 8 commercial vehicles and we’re pleased […]

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Kenworth Launches 76-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper

Kenworth announced the introduction of a new 76-inch mid-roof sleeper for the Kenworth T680 and T880 at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Full production is expected to start in the fall. “The Kenworth 76-inch mid-roof sleeper is optimized for liquid bulk tankers, flatbed haulers and other operators looking for a lighter weight, more aerodynamic truck with […]

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Future Truck

Mercedes Future Truck 2025 – Does it live up to the hype?

Earlier in 2014, Carzoos reported on the event where Mercedes-Benz showcased a truck that is expected to hit the market by the year 2025. Named as the “Future Truck 2025”, this giant of a vehicle is an absolute wonder. The sleek minimalism in terms of its appearance hides a very posh looking interior, where the […]

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“It’s Uptime at International” at this Year’s Mid-America Trucking Show

At the Mid-America Trucking Show this week, International® Truck will demonstrate the latest enhancements to its commercial truck line-up and the integration of best-in-class technologies helping the company realize its mission to become the uptime leader in the industry. “Delivering industry-leading levels of uptime to our customers is more than just building a line of […]

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Volvo Trucks to Showcase Fuel Efficiency & Uptime Services at 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show

Volvo Trucks will bring the latest in fuel efficiency from aerodynamic and powertrain improvements to the 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show March 26 to 28 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. Volvo’s booth (No. 32125) includes 11 vehicles designed for regional haul, long haul, heavy haul and vocational segments of the Class 8 market […]

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Visit NextTruck at the Mid-America Trucking Show

It’s time to go to Louisville for The Mid-America Trucking Show 2015 on March 26-28, for the busiest truck show of the year!  This year, you will be able to see NextTruck and Rock & Dirtin the same location in booth #17084.  From dump to sleeper trucks and their related products & services, we have it […]

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Western Star Trucks “Get Tough” at the 2015 Work Truck Show

Western Star Truck Sales, Inc., showcased a selection of its trucks in booth #4959 at the 2015 Work Truck Show (March 4-6, 2015, Indianapolis). The Western Star “Get Tough” booth highlighted some of its Serious Trucks™ that are specifically designed to tackle the rigors of off-road and vocational applications, such as construction, dump, municipal and […]

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2016 Mack Calendar

Mack Fans to Choose Their Favorite Trucks for 2016 Mack Calendar Photo Shoot

Every dog may have its day, according to the old saying, but six special Bulldogs will each get an entire month in the 2016 Mack Trucks Calendar. Mack Trucks is offering its customers an opportunity for their Mack® models to be spotlighted in next year’s calendar. Customers may nominate their trucks and submit photos through […]

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New Options Available for Freightliner 122SD

Freightliner Trucks showcased several new options for its rugged and versatile 122SD truck in booth #4659 at the 2015 Work Truck Show (March 4-6, 2015, Indianapolis). The flagship of the Freightliner severe duty line of vocational trucks, the 122SD is ideal for heavy, oversized loads, and can be configured for a variety of severe duty […]

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Peterbilt Model 567 Available with All-Wheel Drive Feature

Peterbilt’s Model 567 is more than up to the challenge of the full range of heavy- and severe-duty applications. A new all-wheel drive option, recently announced by Peterbilt Motors Company, means the company’s flagship vocational truck is work-ready for even tougher jobsites and more extreme terrains. “The Model 567 was engineered to be a rugged, […]

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Kenworth T370 Medium Duty Truck Adds Heavier Front Axle Offering

Kenworth announced it will offer heavier front axles for its T370 Class 7 model. The introduction was made in conjunction with the NTEA Work Truck show held in Indianapolis. “The Kenworth T370 is already an extremely versatile truck, but now with the new 18,000-pound and 20,000-pound front axles, customers can put more weight on the […]

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Hino Trucks Adds Class 4 155 to Its Light Duty Lineup

Hino Trucks announced the addition of a Class 4 155 model to its product offering during the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Hino Trucks now offers product ranging from class 4 through class 7. The 155 model has a GVWR of 14,500 lbs and is powered by Hino’s award winning J05E-TP engine rated at […]

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