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Jason Cannon

MAXXUS brakes now on the highway with Daimler

WABCO Holdings Inc. announced this week at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. that series production trucks from Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), are now on the road and fitted ...

Cascadia Evolution hits 10,000 orders

Freightliner Trucks announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. this week that its 2014 Cascadia Evolution has reached more than 10,000 orders. Introduced in 2012, the truck is now in ...

Volvo makes I-Shift standard

Volvo Trucks announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show Thursday it will now offer its I-Shift automated manual transmission (AMT) as standard on all Volvo-powered trucks built for the North American market. The company ...

VIDEO: Get up close with Volvo’s LNG engine

Volvo Trucks unveiled its D13-LNG engine at the Mid-America Trucking Show Thursday. It is the company's first integrated natural gas entry for the North American market. Here's a close up look at the ...

Trucking intelligence tool gives insight into truck equipment ownership

Trucking industry manufacturers, dealers and aftermarket providers now have a new tool to help them identify and target prospects. Using RigDig Business Intelligence, they can determine market share, provide their sales forces ...

Great Dane launches mobile app Thursday

Great Dane gave attendees of the Mid-America Trucking Show this week the first look at the company's new mobile app. Great Dane’s "Innovation Experience" booth at MATS 2013 featured a display with an ...

Volvo reveals its LNG engine

Volvo Trucks unveiled its D13-LNG engine at the Mid-America Trucking Show Thursday, the company's first integrated natural gas entry for the North American market. The Volvo D13-LNG compression-ignition engine utilizes liquefied natural gas ...

How do your sales compensation plans compare?

Compensation plans among sales staff can vary greatly but generally, they all include some mixture of base pay and commission. The right mixture can be tricky as managers seek to offer a base ...

Trail King announces new ag trailer

Trail King introduced a new continuous belt ag trailer at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Thursday. The Continuous Belt Super Hi-Lite Rolled Side Ag Trailer (ASHR-C) features a 48 inch 2-ply ...

Volvo unveils new heavy-haul truck

Volvo Trucks unveiled its new entry to the heavy-haul tractor market at the Mid-America Trucking Show Thursday, rolling out the Volvo VNX, a high-performance model designed for extreme gross weight applications. The truck's ...

Talbert honors top dealer

Talbert Manufacturing recognized Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel as its 2012 Top Dealer at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Thursday morning. For the sixth consecutive year the New Jersey-based Hale ...

Peterbilt rolling out a new truck

Peterbilt unveiled today a new vocational truck, the Model 567, at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., where it also announced the availability of a new 80-inch sleeper for its Model ...

VIDEO: Walk though of a Great Dane Everest reefer

Want a good look at a "cool" trailer? Here's a short walk through of Great Dane's Everest Reefer.

Survey: 44% of respondents ready to replace equipment

Overall business conditions in February appeared slightly better than those in January even though many trucking executives believe the economy still isn’t improving fast enough, according to the latest Randall-Reilly MarketPulse survey ...