Archive | March, 2018
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Winner Announced in WIT ‘2018 Truck Giveaway’ Sponsored by Arrow Truck Sales

The winner of Women In Trucking’s ‘2018 Truck Giveaway, sponsored by Arrow Truck Sales, was announced at the “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” event at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY on March 24, 2018.  Tiffany Hanna, WIT member, and professional driver and trainer at Prime, Inc. is now the proud owner of […]

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Western Star Awards “STAR Performer Class of 2017” Dealer Sales Professionals

Western Star recently named its “STAR Performer Class of 2017”. Part of the annual STAR Performer Sales Achievement program, this award recognizes and rewards the top-selling sales professionals at Western Star dealerships in the U.S. and Canada. All recipients met or exceeded goals relating to truck sales, financing and training certification. In all, 25 Western […]

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Richard Petty Motorsports Turns to Mack Anthem® to Haul the Legendary #43 Racecar Driven by Darrell ‘Bubba’ Wallace Jr.

Mack Trucks and Richard Petty Motorsports announced an expansion of their partnership, under which a Mack Anthem® will haul the legendary number 43 racecar currently driven by Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr., one of the brightest young stars in NASCAR today. The expansion also makes it possible for Mack to offer customers even more unforgettable experiences […]

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Kenworth Maska Offers New Parts and Service Location in Southern Quebec

Responding to the needs of local truck fleets, operators, and those traveling through southern Quebec, Kenworth Maska has opened a new 28,000 square-foot parts and service facility in Sherbrooke. Kenworth Maska – Sherbrooke features a 10-bay service department that provides truck diagnosis within two hours through the Kenworth PremierCare® ExpressLane. The dealership’s 2,000 square-foot parts display and […]

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Transflo Expands Enterprise Mobile App with Enhanced Features

Transflo, a leader in enterprise mobility, telematics, and business process automation for the transportation industry, today unveiled a new wave of enterprise mobile enhancements allowing fleets and commercial drivers greater flexibility to manage digital workflows.  Transflo Mobile, the most widely-used enterprise mobile solution in trucking and transportation, now offers an enhanced mobile experience with additional […]

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Kenworth Debuts New Certified Pre-Owned Truck Website

Kenworth Truck Co. has launched a special dedicated website for its Kenworth Certified Pre-Owned program (www.KenworthCertified.com). The website features a listing of pre-owned certified trucks from participating Kenworth dealers. The website also contains comprehensive program information, including a downloadable brochure, program benefits and eligibility requirements, as well as specific information related to pre-owned PACCAR engines […]

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Visit NextTruck at the 2018 Mid-America Trucking Show

It’s time to go to Louisville for The Mid-America Trucking Show 2018 on March 22-24, for the busiest truck show of the year! You will be able to see NextTruck and Rock & Dirt in the same location in booth #17068. From dump to sleeper trucks and their related products & services, we have it covered. Stop by and visit […]

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PACCAR Ste-Thérèse Receives Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing Leadership Award

The PACCAR Ste-Thérèse plant received a prestigious 2018 Manufacturing Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan’s Manufacturing Leadership Council in recognition of its production technology advancements. PACCAR Ste-Thérèse was honored for its Frame Transfer Efficiency Improvement Project. The project takes advantage of automated guided vehicle (AGV) technology to increase frame assembly capacity, efficiency, safety and flexibility. The replacement of an above-ground conveyor […]

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The All-New HINO XL Series: Hino Trucks Enters into Class 8 with Diligence

Hino Trucks unveiled its new line of trucks in a ‘big’ way at the 2018 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, IN.  Carrying the name Hino XL Series, this all-new lineup rounds out Hino Trucks Class 7 product offering and launches them into the Class 8 market for the first time in the U.S. The Hino […]

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New England Freightliner andWestern Star Dealers join to create the Advantage Truck Group

TriState Truck Center Freightliner/Western Star and McDevitt Trucks with its affiliate, Patriot Freightliner, Western Star, have joined forces to form Advantage Truck Group LLC (ATG). ATG with its six locations creates a comprehensive customer service network across central New England including New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts. ATG is dedicated to provide an unprecedented customer experience […]

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Volvo Trucks’ New VNX Series is Heavy-Haul’s New Heavy Hitter

Volvo Trucks debuted its rugged, yet refined new VNX series, built specifically for the needs of heavy-haul trucking operations. Available with up to 605 horsepower and 2,050 lb.-ft. of torque, the VNX provides the power and performance demanded for heavy-haul applications such as logging, heavy equipment transport, and long combination vehicles. The new VNX series […]

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Kenworth Donates T680 Advantage 76-inch Sleeper in Support of the 2018 “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” Award

Recognizes Top Rookie Veteran Serving as Commercial Truck Driver Kenworth, FASTPORT and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring our Heroes initiative are joining together for the third consecutive year to promote the trucking industry and discover America’s top rookie military veteran driver, who has made the transition from military service in the U.S. Armed […]

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