Tag Archives: Work Trucks

Western Star 4800SB 8×8 All-Wheel Drive Model Now Available

Western Star Truck Sales, Inc. announced the availability of its 4800SB all-wheel drive (AWD) model in an 8×8 axle configuration. Complementing Western Star’s rugged 4800 model lineup, the new configuration provides additional traction for the most extreme off-road conditions. Suited for demanding utility, construction, government and refuse applications, the Western Star® 4800SB 8×8 all-wheel drive […]

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All-New Kenworth T880 Vocational Truck Now Available for Order

The all-new Kenworth T880™ – the flagship of Kenworth’s outstanding vocational trucks – is now available for order. Introduced at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show, the Kenworth T880 is especially suited for vocational customers who demand a durable and reliable truck, including dump, mixer, refuse, and heavy haul applications. The Kenworth T880 is standard with […]

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Peterbilt Showcases New Model 567 and Other Vocational Trucks at 2013 ICUEE

Peterbilt Motors Company will showcase its new all-purpose vocational Model 567 and several other vehicles during the 2013 International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 1-3. Peterbilt, which has an outdoor display located at N1032, will feature the following the vehicles: • Model 567 spec’d in a dump configuration • Model 365 equipped […]

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Kenworth Showcased Vocational Product Offering at NTEA New Model Truck Product Conference

Kenworth Truck Company offered the latest information on its quality work trucks to leading body builders during NTEA’s New Model Truck Product Conference Sept. 10-12 at the Adoba Hotel in Dearborn, Mich. The National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) sponsored the show, which gives invited body builders an opportunity to preview new model chassis. “Kenworth exhibited […]

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Hino 195DC

Hino Trucks Expands Cab-Over Product Offering

During the NTEA Work Truck Show, Hino Trucks displayed their new Class 5 COE model 195 Double Cab. Less than a year after introducing the cab-over model195 into the market, the new double cab option for the 2014 model year will arrive at Hino dealers June 2013 and is offered in both a diesel model […]

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Getting Your Work Truck Ready for Winter

Winter weather and the harsh driving conditions that come with it can be hard on trucks, but Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America suggests that downtime can be minimized with proper maintenance procedures. Here is a list of winter preparation measures that should be part of every owner’s truck maintenance program. Some are routine and apply […]

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Work Trucks Traveling to Help with Clean Up in the NorthEast

While traveling on I-81 in Virginia, Rock & Dirt‘s Sales Manager took this photo of Chippers and Chipper Trucks. We can only assume that these trucks are traveling Northeast to help the affected parts of the country clean up after Hurricane Sandy. Some of the equipment needed for the clean up efforts may also include bucket […]

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