Traditional vocational-niche truck maker expands its business model with the 5700XE over-the-road tractor boasting 12% better aerodynamics than 4800/4900 models
September 22, 2014
Heil Trailer International
EnTrans plans to offer a variety of hydraulic fracturing equipment and tank trailers
September 19, 2014
Minimizer/Spray Control Systems
'This award is a testament to Minimizer’s commitment to manufacturing American made products'
September 17, 2014
Cummins Inc. emerged as overall best heavy-duty truck engine supplier with 49% of the votes; next closest competitor received 23% of the votes
September 16, 2014
Domestic sales of diesel-electric hybrid trucks started drying up when U.S. federal credits expired and diesel prices stabilized
Eaton expects 8% to 10% better fuel economy with its new Procision transmissionthan a similarly equipped vehicle with a torque-converter automatic
Western Star - Daimler Trucks North America
New hood, roof, chassis and cab fairings achieve an average 12% aerodynamic improvement over the 4800/4900 models
Buyers Products Co.
The polymer, chain-drive, electric SaltDogg SHPE3000CH spreader has a double-wall, poly molded hopper suited for sand and salt-sand mixtures.
Features a 3-cu.-yd. capacity and is intended for use on vehicles with a gross weight of 13,000 lbs. or...
September 9, 2014
Peterbilt Motors Co. - Paccar
Company uses the ITS World Congress to demonstrate technologies capable of autonomous driving as a means to complement vehicle operators
September 3, 2014
Navistar International Corporation
International Truck maker reports positive income from continuing operations before taxes for the first time since 2011 on revenues essentially unchanged at $2.8 billion
Kenworth Truck Company
Kenworth's T880 features a lightweight aluminum cab that is robotically assembled from stamped aluminum panels.
Freightliner Trucks - Daimler Trucks North America
12-liter ISX12 G heavy-duty natural gas engine option features ratings of up to 400 hp and 1,450-lb-ft torque
The QuickDraw keyless remote access system for truck boxes offers push button access from up to 100 ft. away and keyless unlocking within 5 ft. of the truck box.
Open up to three truck boxes on the same vehicle
Truck boxes automatically...
August 25, 2014
PickupTrucks.com’s report on head-to-head testing of diesel one-ton duallies gives readers the info they need to pick their own winner based on their work-truck priorities