Archive | October, 2016
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Mack Trucks Displays Pink Mack® Pinnacle™ Model During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Demonstrating its support for raising breast cancer awareness, Mack Trucks is showcasing a pink Mack® Pinnacle™ axle back model at its Greensboro, N.C. headquarters throughout the month of October. The truck is on display in conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of one of the most common cancers […]

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Kenworth Returns to Mid-America Trucking Show in 2017

Kenworth Truck Company announced it will exhibit at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) March 23-25, 2017, at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. “Kenworth is excited to be a part of the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show. It provides an outstanding venue to meet with and thank our customers, while also displaying our industry-leading […]

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Peterbilt Pride & Class Parade Showcases Customer Trucks in a Procession Through Denton, Texas, Downtown Square

Nearly 50 Peterbilt customers showed their pride and showcased their ride by circling the City of Denton’s Downtown Square before hundreds who gathered to take in the spectacle during the first Peterbilt Pride & Class Parade. Peterbilt Motors Company has their heavy-duty truck manufacturing facility and is headquartered in Denton, Texas. Trucks ranging from a […]

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PACCAR Introduces Enhancements to MX-13 and MX-11 Engines

PACCAR is launching exciting new power, torque and fuel efficiency enhancements to its MX-13 and MX-11 engines for North America.  The new engines will be available in Kenworth trucks in January 2017. “The PACCAR MX-13 and MX-11 engines are designed to deliver optimum performance, durability, fuel economy, and the lowest total cost of ownership for […]

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Volvo Trucks Continues America’s Road Team Sponsorship in 2017

Volvo Trucks announced that it will again serve as the exclusive sponsor of the America’s Road Team public outreach program in 2017. Gӧran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks North America, made the announcement today at the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada. “The America’s Road Team program continues to […]

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Mack Introduces Mobile App to Increase Uptime Efficiency

Mack Trucks announced a new Mack® ASIST mobile app that allows customers to manage service and unplanned events from wherever they may be located. Mack ASIST is a cloud-based service relationship management tool that keeps fleet customers, dealers and service providers, Mack field staff and Mack Uptime Center agents connected during service and repair events. […]

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Volvo Trucks Expands Safety Leadership with Volvo Active Driver Assist

Volvo Trucks North America introduced Volvo Active Driver Assist, a comprehensive collision mitigation system that combines both radar and camera capabilities to provide emergency braking and help drivers maintain a safe following distance through alerts and interventions. Volvo currently is the only OEM to fully integrate the system into its Driver Information Display, so no […]

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Kenworth Launches T680 Advantage with 52-inch Mid-Roof Sleeper

Kenworth introduced the fuel-efficient Kenworth T680 Advantage Package with the 52-inch mid-roof sleeper for regional haul and less-than truckload operations. Kenworth’s latest T680 Advantage configuration utilizes an optimized powertrain featuring the 2016 PACCAR MX-13 engine or PACCAR MX-11 engine and Eaton Fuller Advantage™ series 10-speed automated transmission, combined with fuel-efficient Meritor MT40-14X drive axles rated […]

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Peterbilts Powered by PACCAR MX-11 Engine Maximizing Fuel Economy, Efficiency

Since the first installation of a PACCAR MX-11 engine into a Peterbilt truck earlier this year, the lightweight, fuel-efficient engine has been exceeding the company’s expectations, and those of its customers, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the ATA Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. “Feedback is overwhelmingly positive with customers noting improved fuel economy, […]

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Peterbilt Model 579 EPIQs Superior Fuel Efficiency Now Available in Day Cab Configurations

Based on the success of the aerodynamic Model 579 EPIQ sleeper truck, Peterbilt has introduced the aerodynamic, fuel efficient Model 579 EPIQ day cab, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the ATA Management Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas. “Fleets wanting to operate fuel-efficient day cabs have been an underserved market, and Peterbilt is pleased to […]

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Kenworth T680 To Deliver 52nd U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

This fall, a specially-decaled Kenworth T680 will transport the 52nd U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree on a special cross-country tour to the U.S. Capitol. The tour will visit 26 community celebrations during the 2,800-mile journey. After its arrival and set-up on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the tree will be illuminated during a special […]

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Volvo/Mack Premium Certified™ Used Trucks Inspected, Reconditioned and Ready to Work

Your business needs reliable trucks to keep freight moving and customers happy. That’s where Volvo/Mack Premium Certified™ vehicles make all the difference. You get the cost-saving value of a quality used truck, plus the added dependability of our high standards. We do rigorous testing on every vehicle. The following qualifications must be met before a […]

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