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Kenworth T880 Now Available in All-Wheel Drive

Kenworth’s flagship construction truck, the T880, continues to broaden its application reach, and is now available in an all-wheel drive configuration. The front drive axle is installed at the Kenworth factory, which speeds delivery time and saves costs for customers. “For severe duty applications where the ultimate in traction is required, our new configuration is […]

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Mack® Granite® Model is Once Again the Best-Selling Class 8 Straight Truck

The rugged Mack® Granite® model is once again the No. 1-selling heavy-duty conventional straight truck in the U.S., based on IHS Markit U.S. new commercial vehicle registrations.* Built in the U.S.A. with Mack’s legendary durability and reliability, as well as the latest pioneering features to improve productivity and performance, the Granite model is the jobsite […]

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Peterbilt Showcases Model 567 SFFA at 2017 CONEXPO-CONAGG

Peterbilt is showcasing its Model 567 Set Forward Front Axle (SFFA), featuring innovative design solutions and class-leading performance, at this year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, March 7-11. The Model 567 SFFA is engineered to optimize weight distribution, resulting in maximized payloads while meeting state and federal bridge laws. Ideal for mixer […]

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International Truck Showcases HX™ Series and WorkStar® at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

International Truck returns to the CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 show March 7-11th in Las Vegas, showcasing their line-up of severe service trucks tough enough to tackle the construction industry. International Truck will feature three International HX Series models with applications specific to the construction industry, including an HX515 mixer, HX615 stone slinger and two HX620 dump trucks, […]

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SelecTrucks Announces Commitment to Veterans

SelecTrucks announced a new discount program for military veterans at 24 SelecTrucks Centers throughout the United States and Canada. In support of “Hiring our Heroes,” Veterans of the United States and Canadian military are now eligible to receive a discount of up to $3,500 on qualifying vehicle purchases through the Proud to Serve Veterans Discount. […]

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Minimizer looking for new product ideas

Heavy duty trucking veterans, or anybody else for that matter, Minimizer wants to hear from you! The aftermarket parts company is looking for its next Tested and Tortured product, and often receives ideas from the people that do the job day-in and day-out. “We were started by my father, who developed the world’s first poly […]

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Volvo Trucks Increases Uptime and Efficiency with Remote Programming

Volvo Trucks North America is expanding its connected vehicle services with new Remote Programming to increase truck uptime, reduce downtime costs, and improve vehicle efficiency, all through powertrain software and parameter updates. Remote Programming, which leverages Volvo’s factory-installed telematics hardware, allows Volvo customers to perform over-the-air powertrain software and parameter updates anywhere in the U.S. […]

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Navistar Announces Key Leadership Appointments

– Persio Lisboa Named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer – Steven Covey, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, to Retire – Curt Kramer Promoted to Senior Vice President and General Counsel Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) announced the appointment of Persio V. Lisboa, president of operations, as executive vice president and chief operating […]

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Stoughton Trailers News Announcements from TMC

Stoughton® Trailers New Rear Underride Guard Lauded Important for Safety Stoughton® Trailers, a global leader in transportation equipment, stresses the safety aspect of its new Rear Underride Guard. The underride guard is designed to provide greater protection to the driving public in the event of an accident at the rear of the trailer. On May […]

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Mack Trucks News Announcements from TMC

Mack Increases Customer Uptime With Over The Air Software Updates Mack Trucks launched Mack® Over The Air (OTA), enabling customers to update software without disrupting their schedules, increasing operational efficiency and uptime. Mack announced the offer at the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee. “Mack Over The Air represents […]

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Cummins X15 Efficiency Wins TWNA’s Tech Award

The Cummins X15 Efficiency Series diesel has won the Truck Writers of North America’s 2016 Technical Achievement Award. The presentation was made on Wednesday, Mar. 1, during an awards luncheon at the ATA Technology & Maintenance Council’s annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee. “The engine won for its advanced combustion design that includes a little-used Atkinson […]

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Mack Trucks Announces Booth Lineup for 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Mack Trucks will feature an extensive display of powerful, rugged and durable work trucks during the 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG show March 7-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Visitors to Mack booth No. S61107 will experience firsthand several Mack® Granite® models, including the economical, lightweight Mack Granite Medium Heavy Duty (MHD) model, which can be configured […]

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