Archive | September, 2017

Great Dane Drives Innovation and Value at NACV Show

Great Dane is proud to showcase a variety of customizable trailers, truck bodies and innovations at the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV Show). The event is being held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, from September 25-28. The theme of Great Dane’s display at Booth #3864 is “Driven by Innovation.” “For […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Expands Elite Support Network to 262 Locations

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announces the certification of Boyer Trucks in Rogers, MN as the 262nd Elite Support℠ location. The Elite Support network is committed to creating an exceptional customer experience. Elite Support is a collaborative initiative between DTNA and its dealer partners that focuses on continuously improving the customer experience through: ·Express Assessment: […]

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Daimler Trucks North America Introduces New Technology to Enhance the Customer Experience

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announces technological innovations to improve the customer experience with the introduction of Express WriteUp and updates to Uptime Pro.  Express WriteUp is a mobile application that allows service advisors to wirelessly create a complete repair order. When a vehicle arrives at the service location, the service advisor can obtain all […]

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Freightliner Trucks Partners with Hendrickson on Liftable Forward Tandem Axle to Reduce Weight, Save Fuel, Gain Traction, Improve Maneuverability

To help fleet customers optimize the movement of variable loads and expand its truck application offerings, Freightliner Trucks announced today it has partnered with Hendrickson to offer a Hendrickson OPTIMAAX® 6×2 liftable forward tandem axle exclusive to the new Freightliner Cascadia®. The new OPTIMAAX design will help carriers with diminishing loads, like bulk haulers and delivery vehicles that […]

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New Mack Anthem™ Takes Center Stage at the 2017 North American Commercial Vehicle Show

Mack Trucks debuted its powerful, aerodynamic and comfortable new Mack Anthem™ highway model today during the inaugural 2017 North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, Georgia. The Anthem’s bold design, coupled with its driver-focused interior, stakes a claim as the new highway hero. Mack also announced that Bendix Wingman Fusion, a camera- and radar-based driver […]

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WABCO Showcases Differentiating Commercial Vehicle Technologies at NACV 2017; Breakthrough Solutions Mobilize Vehicle Intelligence and Enable Autonomous Driving

WABCO (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, will exhibit its most advanced technologies at the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV). The trade show takes place from September 25-28 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. WABCO will display industry-leading […]

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Navistar Showcases Complete Portfolio And Uptime Strategy At NACV 2017

Navistar announced that it will usher in a new era of Uptime through the industry’s newest product line-up at the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV). “Navistar and International Truck are better than ever. We’ve made strategic investments throughout the entire company, and none are more strategic than our completely new lineup of products […]

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Zonar Integrates Continental’s ContiPressureCheck™ to Maximize Tire Safety and Affordability

System continually measures the pressure of all tires on a vehicle to reduce the overall operating costs and improve driving safety Zonar, the leader in smart fleet management technology, today announced the initial integration of Continental’s ContiPressureCheck™, a system designed to measure tire pressure and send alerts in real-time into Zonar’s fleet management software Ground […]

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Freightliner Offers New Cab Configurations for New Cascadia Showcased at NACV

Freightliner’s revolutionary new Cascadia® model is now available in mid-roof cab configurations for regional overnight haulers and segments such as bulk haul and flat beds, the company announced today at the North American Commercial Vehicle (NACV) show. The configurations include 48-, 60- and 72-inch mid-roof XT sleeper cabs in both 116- and 126-inch BBC platforms. […]

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New Products Available for Western Star Trucks

New options are now available for Western Star trucks. “We’re continually adding new options that contribute to the truck’s performance and our customers’ bottom lines,” said Samantha Parlier, vice president, marketing and product strategy, Western Star Trucks. “Western Star trucks are tough enough to take on any job whether it’s a long haul on the […]

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Cummins’ Technological Leadership on Full Display at North American Commercial Vehicle Show

Cummins features latest clean-diesel, ultra-low emission natural gas, Eaton Cummins joint venture transmissions, and AEOS the world’s-first fully electric heavy-duty truck This week, power and technology leader Cummins Inc., (NYSE: CMI) has its technological leadership on full display for customers and attendees at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV) in Atlanta, GA, showing its […]

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Eaton Cummins Joint Venture Debuts First Automated Transmission with a Host of Industry-First Features

Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies has introduced the new Endurant™ 12-speed automated transmission – the lightest, most efficient 1,850 lb.-ft. capable heavy-duty transmission.  Designed for linehaul applications where weight savings and efficiency can add to a fleet’s bottom line, Endurant weighs up to 105 pounds less than competitive automated manual transmissions (AMTs). The announcement was […]

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