Jason Cannon

Daimler Trucks’ Lampert announces retirement

Daimler Trucks North America senior vice president of sales and marketing Mark Lampert announced this week that he plans to retire March 31. As Daimler Trucks North America’s senior vice president of sales and ...

Used CNG trucks trickling into the market

Some of the first Compressed Natural Gas-powered tractors have hit the secondary market in the U.S. Indianapolis based Palmer Trucks says it has 38 used 2012 Kenworth T440 CNG tractors for sale. “Palmer Trucks ...

The Pete Store completes facility upgrades

The Pete Store says the company has completed more than $700,000 in upgrades to its Ringgold, Ga. location. Upgrades include a 3,600 square-foot showroom, which the company says centralizes service, sales and parts retail areas, ...

ATD will name Truck of the Year this weekend

The American Truck Dealers (ATD) will select from seven nominees for distinction as 2014 ATD Commercial Truck of the Year, an annual award recognizing the top truck entries in the heavy- and ...

ATD will crown its top truck dealer Saturday

The 2014 Truck Dealer of the Year and runner-up will be announced Saturday, Jan. 25, during the 51st annual ATD Convention and Expo, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention and ...

Four Star Freightliner salesman receives ‘Elite’ designation

Truman Ingram, utility & municipal account manager for Montgomery, Ala.-based Four Star Freightliner, received one of his industry's highest honors. Ingram, who has received numerous other awards and recognition, was named an Elite Winner ...

Trailer Wizards expands Cornwall, Ontario location

Trailer Wizards has expanded its Cornwall, Ontario location. The company originally started with a leased four acre yard at 18001 Glen Road in October 2012 , which is across the street from the ...

Freightliner auction raises $70k for paralyzed vets

A Freightliner Cascadia donated to Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) by Freightliner Trucks, was sold for $70,000 at the Barrett-Jackson auction Sunday in Scottsdale, Ariz. Proceeds from the sale benefit Paralyzed Veterans of America. "These funds will help ...

Truman Ingram of Four Star Freightliner

JX Enterprises celebrates 44 years

JX Enterprises celebrated 44 years of business Tuesday. Each location celebrated with cake and pizza.

Nacarato wins top Volvo dealer award

Nashville, Tenn.-based Nacarato Volvo has been named the truck maker's North American Dealer of the Year. The award is bestowed based on a range of criteria related to business growth and investment, including ...

The Peterbilt Store – Richmond suffers fire damage

A two-alarm fire damaged The Peterbilt Store - Richmond early Tuesday morning. According to The Richmond Times Dispatch, firefighters were called to the scene at 3:47 a.m., with more units called in for support ...

Wabash National announces leadership changes

Wabash National Corporation has made a number of management changes. Jeff Taylor has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer after serving as Acting Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer since June 1. ...

New suspension from Ridewell

Ridewell Suspensions has released the RSS-233, a steerable auxiliary lift axle suspension system. Ridewell says this completely new suspension design includes a compact mounting envelope and an easy mount, adjustable hanger system. This ...

ATD Convention News


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Aftermarket’s biggest show closes Thursday

Truck Renting and Leasing Association names new president


GALLERY – Friday at the ATD Convention

Aftermarket’s biggest show closes Thursday

GALLERY – Saturday at the ATD Convention

Successful Dealer Award

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