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Four Star Freightliner mixes business and pleasure with night out

Four Star Freightliner, Inc. hosted its third annual customer appreciation event at the Montgomery Motor Speedway in Montgomery, Ala. last week. The "Four Star Freightliner Night of Destruction" was held Saturday, May 31 ...

Navistar gets marketshare boost, reports loss

Navistar International Corporation announced Thursday a second quarter 2014 net loss of $297 million on revenues of $2.7 billion. That marks an improvement over 2013's $374 million net loss on revenues of $2.5 billion. Second quarter ...

May truck orders jump 14%, annualize to 343K units

Preliminary data for the month of May show truck orders North American Class 8 truck net orders at 25,605 units, a 14 percent year-over-year increase – the strongest May since 2006 Class 8 orders ...

MHC buys Ohio dealership

Murphy-Hoffman Company (MHC) has acquired a dealership in Chillicothe, Ohio from Hissong Group, Inc., a parent company to five Kenworth dealerships in Ohio. The Chillicothe dealership, MHC says, will enable the company to ...

Pete Store sponsored NASCAR finishes 29th

NASCAR driver David Gilliland, sponsored in Sunday's race by The Pete Store, finished 29th at Dover. Gilliland fought fuel pickup issues late in the race.

Palfinger names new VP for sales & marketing

Gene Ayres has been named Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Palfinger Liftgates.   Ayres has spent 36 years at Morgan Corporation and has held the position VP of Sales and Marketing for ...

The Pete Store sponsoring NASCAR team this weekend at Dover

The Pete Store, a Peterbilt dealer group with 11 full-service locations from Delaware to Georgia, will serve as primary sponsor for driver David Gilliland's No. 38 Front Row Motorsports car in this ...

Truck Center Companies kicks off tech competition

Truck Center Companies (TCC) kicked off its sixth annual Ultimate Tech competition Wednesday, pitting the company's top two diesel techs from each of their dealerships in Nebraska, Kansas and Iowa against one another ...

Hunter Truck Sales appoints new VP of used trucks

Hunter, the largest Peterbilt dealer in the Northeast, has hired Rick Dodson as the Vice President of Used Trucks. Dodson will oversee the Used Truck division for Hunter Truck Sales and Hunter Keystone ...

Truck build rates get 10k unit bump

Cleveland Research Company, an independent equity research firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, on Tuesday raised its 2014 North American heavy truck build forecast by 10,000 units on stronger demand. Year-to-date, sales of Class 8 ...

Numbers begin to favor strong 2014 in truck sales

As the sun set on 2013, most industry expects projected truck sales for this year to be mostly flat to the year before. A more optimistic group forecast a 5-10 percent growth. After ...

Stoops Freightliner CIC inducted into DTNA CIC Summit Club

Sarah Dazey, Continuous Improvement Coordinator (CIC) for Indianapolis, Ind.-based Stoops Freightliner, has been inducted into the CIC Summit Club of Daimler Trucks North America. The CIC Summit Club recognizes individuals throughout North America each ...

Employee charged with stealing $300k from Kenworth dealer

A Wisconsin woman was sentenced to 10 years probation and eight months in jail for stealing more than $300,000 from Kenworth dealer CSM Companies between January 2008 and October 2012. Tammie V. Davis, an employee ...

Class 8 truck sales hit 6 month high, trailer orders surging

Retail sales for Classes 5-8 posted solid gains in April according to the latest State of the Industry report, recently released by ACT Research Co. (ACT), with Class 8 sales surging to milestone heights. “Class ...
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