Archive | January, 2018
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Freightliner’s New Cascadia Receives 2017 GOOD DESIGN Award

The design of Freightliner Trucks’ new Cascadia® model was selected for a recent 2017 GOOD DESIGN™ award. The prestigious competition selects product designs and graphics from more than 46 nations for design excellence. Founded in Chicago in 1950 and curated by the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design […]

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Mack Trucks and The LEGO Group Introduce New Mack Anthem® Building Set

The Mack Anthem® is not only turning heads on the highway, it’s grabbing the attention of LEGO® fans of all ages with a new 2,595-piece LEGO Technic Mack Anthem building set. With exceptional attention to detail, the LEGO Technic Mack Anthem accurately recreates the new highway hero’s bold yet aerodynamic design. In addition to the Mack Anthem, […]

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PHILLIPS INDUSTRIES LAUNCHES NEW X-TEND™ TRACKER BAR EXTENSION THAT MITIGATES SURFACE DAMAGE TO THE BACK OF CAB

Phillips Industries Launches New X-TEND™ Tracker Bar Extension That Mitigates Surface Damage to the Back of Cab Santa Fe Springs, CA (January 17, 2018) Phillips Industries has released their new X-TEND™ tracker bar extension designed to prevent scuffs and marring on the back of the cab from swinging cables. The X-TEND™ tracker bar extension extends […]

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Registration Opens for ATA’s TMC 2018 Annual Meeting

Fleet-focused Industry Gathering Set for March 5-8 in Atlanta. American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council announced it was opening registration for its 2018 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition, to be held March 5-8 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Driving Excellence Through Expertise is the theme for this year’s Annual Meeting, […]

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Mack Trucks Announces World of Concrete 2018 Product Lineup

Mack Trucks today announced the Class 8 vehicles that will be featured at World of Concrete 2018, Jan. 23-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The lineup includes three Mack® Granite® models featuring a recently introduced all-new interior.  Models featured in booth C-5105 will be:  Mack Granite Axle Back with new interior Standard concrete mixer Engine: Mack MP®7-425M, 425 […]

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DENSO at 2018 HDAW Show

DENSO is once again exhibiting at this year’s Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas, Jan. 22 – 25, 2018, to display its latest heavy duty products. The company will hold a news conference to show how DENSO is bringing solutions to Class 8, transit and fleet customers.                         WHAT:  DENSO will be discussing its latest innovations to bring solutions to […]

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Truck-Lite Adds LED Fog and Driving Light Kits to Heavy-Duty Aftermarket

Truck-Lite Co., LLC, a worldwide leader in heavy-duty lighting, mirror, telematics and visibility systems, has added SAE-compliant LED fog light kits and an LED auxiliary driving light kit to its Truck-Lite® by RIGID® product offering.   Based on the D-Series from RIGID Industries, the 3″x3″ fog lights are designed as plug-and-play replacements for the International® ProStar® […]

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FOUR INDUSTRY LEADERS BAND TOGETHER TO SUPPORT WOUNDED VETERANS

Phillips Industries, Meritor, SAF-Holland, and Minimizer have all come together partnering with the Wyakin Foundation to create awareness throughout the trucking industry about veteran transition and education.  These four companies hope to create greater awareness and encourage other industry leaders to join in by donating a percentage of their sales during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week […]

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Kenworth Offers $2,000 Savings to NRMCA Members on Qualifying Vocational Truck Purchases

Kenworth will provide a $2,000 savings to fellow National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) members on qualifying purchases of new Kenworth T880, T880S, W900, T440 or T470 vocational trucks through the association’s Member to Member (M2M) Benefits Program. Kenworth T880S Dump and Kenworth T880S Mixer “Our flagship vocational T880 and other Kenworth vocational trucks offer […]

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Kenworth Offers $1,000 Savings to OOIDA Members on Qualifying New Sleeper Truck Purchases

Kenworth and the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) have again teamed up for the 16th consecutive year to provide a $1,000 savings to OOIDA members on qualifying purchases of new Kenworth sleeper trucks during 2018. Kenworth T680 76-inch Sleeper Featured eligible Kenworth trucks are the Kenworth T680 or T880 with a 52-inch or larger factory-installed […]

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Love’s Expands Industry-Leading Travel Stop Network In 2018

Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) is continuing its expansion momentum this year after opening 147 new stores over the past five years, including 36 new locations in 2017. Another year of rapid growth is ahead for Love’s in 2018, which represents Love’s commitment as the nation’s industry-leading travel stop network to provide convenient, reliable, and high-quality services […]

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Kenworth Continues To Offer Government Sales Program with National Joint Powers Alliance Contract in 2018

Kenworth Truck Company is offering a program with the National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) that expands sales opportunities for new Kenworth Class 6, 7 and 8 chassis to more than 50,000 NJPA members throughout the United States and Canada. Kenworth T370 Dump NJPA creates national cooperative contract purchasing solutions on behalf of its member agencies, […]

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