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Phillips & Temro Industries Continues to Innovate APUs, Launches Idle Free® Series 5000 eAPU® for Class 8 Trucks

Phillips & Temro Industries (PTI) announced today the launch of its Idle Free Series 5000 eAPU®, a high capacity cooling electric auxiliary power unit designed specifically to keep truckers comfortable in hot climates. Phillips & Temro developed the Idle Free Series 5000 utilizing the latest, proven compressor technology, which when combined with a wall mounted […]

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Eaton Bulk Pack Product Announcement

Eaton Vehicle Group has added 27 new part numbers to its aftermarket lineup of Eaton Fuller Rebuilder Bulk Packs for transmission components. The Rebuilder Bulk Packs improve rebuilder efficiency and competitiveness by eliminating individual component packaging on popular transmission parts. The newest additions, the result of customer feedback, consist of gears, shafts and yoke assemblies, […]

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Dana Partners with Workhorse Group on City Delivery Vehicle with New Spicer® Electrified™ Integrated Electric Axle

At the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) and Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS) announced the design, development, and production of a city delivery vehicle featuring Dana’s Spicerâ Electrifiedäintegrated e-Drive axle. Ohio-based Workhorse is a technology company focused on providing sustainable and cost-effective electric mobility solutions to the commercial electric transportation sector. The company […]

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Celadon’s First Reefer Trailer Completed at Great Dane’s Statesboro Plant

Great Dane recently completed production of Celadon Group’s first refrigerated trailer, part of a 200-reefer order being built at Great Dane’s newest manufacturing facility in Statesboro, GA. These reefers represent the first refrigerated trailers that Celadon, one of North America’s largest truckload carriers, has purchased from any manufacturer. “As a long-time supplier of Celadon’s dry […]

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Volvo Trucks in North American announced plans to begin production in 2015 of vehicles powered by Dimethyl Ether, a fuel that mirrors the exceptional performance qualities and energy efficiency of diesel. DME also burns clean without producing any soot.

Volvo Trucks to Commercialize DME-Powered Vehicles for North America

Volvo Trucks became the first manufacturer to announce plans to commercialize dimethyl ether (DME)-powered heavy-duty commercial vehicles in North America. As the latest step in its comprehensive “Blue Power” alternative fuel strategy, Volvo revealed ongoing U.S. customer field testing of trucks powered by DME, and demonstrated the technology after an announcement at the California State […]

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Dillon Transport To Add 25 Kenworth T800s with New Cummins Westport ISX12 G Heavy Duty Engine

Dillon Transport will add 25 Kenworth T800 short hood day cabs powered by the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy duty natural gas engine to its 450+ truck fleet starting this summer. “We’re excited to expand our leadership in natural gas trucks by becoming among the first Kenworth customers to select the Cummins Westport ISX12 […]

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Peterbilt Unveils New Interior for Model 320

Peterbilt Motors Company unveiled its all-new Model 320 interior during the Waste Expo show in New Orleans, La.  The new ProBilt interior for Peterbilt’s low-cab forward vehicle features ergonomic improvements, system enhancements and improved overall visibility for maximum operator efficiency and comfort. “The Model 320’s new interior delivers unparalleled fit and finish and provides drivers […]

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MACK® TerraPro™ models equipped with the MACK mRIDE spring suspension deliver superior performance for refuse applications.

Mack® mRIDE Debuts at Waste Expo 2013

Mack Trucks introduced the MACK® mRIDE spring suspension for the MACK TerraPro™ refuse model during Waste Expo 2013. The Mack mRIDE spring suspension, now available with proprietary MACK axles, delivers increased stability and a smoother ride. The mRIDE is a six-rod spring suspension with Mack ductile iron axle housings and Mack C150/151 series axle carriers. […]

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Peterbilt Names Camions Excellence Peterbilt – Laval Its Parts & Service Dealer of the Year

Exceeding goals and excelling in customer satisfaction, Camions Excellence Peterbilt – Laval led the way in aftermarket performance in 2012, earning Peterbilt’s North American Parts and Service Dealer of the Year Award. The award was presented during Peterbilt’s annual Dealer Meeting held at the PACCAR Engine manufacturing facility (Columbus, Miss.) to Nicole and Dany Lussier, […]

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Peterbilt Announces Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo as North American Dealer of the Year

Recognized for significant sales growth, operational excellence and exceptional dedication to exceeding customer expectations, Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo (N.D.) was named the 2012 North American Dealer of the Year by Peterbilt Motors Company. Dealer principals Don Larson and Jeff Vanthournout accepted the award during the annual Peterbilt Dealer Meeting, held at the PACCAR MX Engine […]

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Navistar Begins Shipping MaxxForce 13-Liter with SCR

Navistar, Inc. announced that it has started shipping—ahead of schedule—its first International® ProStar® units powered by the company’s SCR-based MaxxForce 13 engine. The first units began shipping last Friday, April 26, from truck manufacturing plants in Escobedo, Mexico and Springfield, Ohio. Earlier in the month, the company received certification for the SCR-based 13-liter engine from […]

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Kenworth of Lincoln Opens New Dealership Location Near Interstate 80 and Highway 77 Interchange

Kenworth of Lincoln has opened a full-service dealership at a remodeled facility on property west of Lincoln near the U.S. Interstate 80 and Highway 77 interchange. A member of the Kenworth dealer network of nearly 340 locations in the United States and Canada, Kenworth of Lincoln is located on 24 acres off Exit 396 on […]

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