Archive | February, 2016
1. Hino Trucks

Hino Trucks Expands Nationwide Footprint

ONTARIO, CA – Hino Trucks, its local dealers and city officials gathered in Ontario, California to celebrate the grand opening of Hino’s new California Parts Distribution Center (PDC) and Training Center. The addition of this combined facility to Hino’s U.S. based operations is a part of a growing nationwide foot print for Hino Trucks. This […]

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1. Volvo-Trucks-Parking-Cooler

Volvo Trucks Boosts Driver Comfort, Productivity with New Battery-Powered Parking Cooler Option

  Volvo Trucks North America today introduced a battery-powered parking cooler as a factory-installed option for its VNM 630, VNL 630, VNL 670, VNL 730 and VNL 780 sleeper models. The battery-powered parking cooler allows drivers to keep the cab and sleeper comfortable without idling the engine, providing the most environmentally friendly and efficient solution […]

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Nascar Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald and Team Penske Form Partnership for 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series

Team Penske announced it has partnered with Fitzgerald, North America’s leading Glider Kit assembler, to sponsor the No. 22 Ford Mustang in select 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races this season. Fitzgerald will adorn the side of the No. 22 Ford in events at Bristol Motor Speedway in April, New Hampshire Motor Speedway in July, […]

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MAC Trailer Exceeding Expectations with the new HXL5® Hendrickson Extended-Life 5-year System™

MAC Trailer’s Refuse Division is proud to announce the the new HXL5® suspension system is now standard on all waste trailers. The HXL5® Hendrickson Extended-Life 5-year System™ combines Hendrickson’s engineering and manufacturing expertise to create a wheel-end that is 100 percent field serviceable. HXL5 boasts a five-year / 500,000 miles parts and labor warranty* to […]

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1. Int. HX Series

International Inks Largest Order of HX™ Series Trucks To Date

LISLE, Ill. –International Truck announced today it has received its largest one-time order of International® HX™ Series trucks to date. RLJ Thompson Trucking, Inc., based in Concord, Va., has purchased 15 HX620 trucks equipped with the powerful 15-liter Cummins® ISX engine. International Truck recently launched the HX Series, a new line of Class 8 premium […]

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1. Mack NASCAR Pinnacles

Mack Trucks is Born Ready to Serve as ‘Official Hauler of NASCAR’

DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Mack Trucks and NASCAR today announced a multi-year agreement designating Mack as the “Official Hauler of NASCAR®.” Mack made the announcement during NASCAR’s DAYTONA 500 media day event. As part of the agreement, Mack provided a fleet of custom-designed Mack® Pinnacle™ sleeper models spec’d to answer the challenges of the grueling […]

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Felling Trailer

Driving the Highway to Build It

Motorcycling is about the machine, the ride, the people, the culture, and the experiences along the way. As an avid motorcyclist himself, Gary Knudsen, a Felling Trailers Trailer Consultant, was more than obliged to attend an annual 2-day motorcycle run that a Felling Trailers dealer holds each year. This motorcycle run brings together many people from […]

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International HX Series

International Truck Launches HX Series

International Truck launched the International® HX™ Series, a new line of Class 8 premium vocational trucks designed to deliver the strength and endurance required for the severe service industry. This is the first all-new vehicle introduced by International Truck since 2010. “The launch of the HX Series is an opportunity for International to recapture a […]

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Enter To Win This Pelican Cooler From Rock & Dirt!

Register for FREE on the Rock & Dirt website to win a Pelican Cooler. This 20 qt ProGear Elite is perfect for Fishing, Hunting, Tailgating, Camping…you name it! It’s bear resistant and guaranteed for life. Register at The drawing will be held on Monday, February 29th. The winner will be notified by phone or […]

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Peterbilt Model 579S

TMC Transportation Orders 1,500 Peterbilt Model 579S

TMC Transportation – the largest privately held flatbed carrier in the U.S. – ordered 1,500 Peterbilt Model 579s in a multi-year agreement announced recently by Peterbilt Motors Company. “TMC has long been a Peterbilt partner. We take great pride in the professionalism and skill of our drivers and the appearance and performance of our fleet,” […]

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Volvo VHD Models Spotlighted at World of Concrete 2016

A sampling of Volvo’s VHD product range will be on display next week during World of Concrete 2016 Feb. 2-5 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Engineered for reliable performance in demanding applications such as concrete mixer, construction, oil field, logging, snow plow or heavy haul, the VHD is tough enough to handle any task while keeping […]

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1.  Freightliner Inspiration Truck

Freightliner Inspiration Truck Wins 2015 Good Design Award

The Freightliner Inspiration Truck – the first licensed autonomous commercial truck to drive on a public highway in the United States – has won a prestigious GOOD DESIGN™ award. Founded in Chicago and organized by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban […]

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