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Ryder opens new rental, maintenance facility

Ryder System, Inc. has opened a new maintenance and rental facility in Charlotte, N.C. – the company's third operating location in the area. The facility features four drive-through maintenance repair bays, one wash ...

Frost & Sullivan honors Bendix

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC is the recipient of the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Product Leadership Award for Overall Best Supplier of Advanced Safety Systems for heavy-duty trucks. Frost & Sullivan honored Bendix ...

Reading Truck Body and OEM Systems announce partnership

Reading Truck Body, LLC, manufacturer of vocational truck bodies, and OEM Systems, LLC, compressed natural gas (CNG) conversion provider, have announced a strategic partnership that offers customers the best one-stop solution in CNG ...

Rental truck demand at all-time high

Tom Pecyna, Paccar Leasing Company’s (PacLease) rental development manager, says the company is seeing intense demand for rental units as freight capacity continues to tighten. “We’ve grown our overall rental fleet by 20 percent ...

Daimler Truck revenues improve as truck sales jump

Third quarter North American sales of Daimler Trucks jumped 25 percent to 43,900 units, the company reported Thursday. Revenue climbed by 6 percent to $10.77 billion and Daimler Trucks posted a profit of $744.83 ...

Kenworth adds ‘driver coach’ option on select MX-13 engines

Kenworth says it will offer a Driver Performance Assistant option for new Kenworth T680 and T880 models spec'd with Paccar MX-13 engines and automated transmissions. “Competition breeds improved performance," says Kurt Swihart, Kenworth ...

M&K Truck Centers names new leasing GM

Jeff Spence has been named General Manager for M&K NationaLease, the full service truck leasing company for M&K Truck Centers. Spence has more than 25 years experience in the truck leasing and logistics field ...

Doonan family opens newest Pete dealership in Kansas

Doonan Peterbilt Truck and Equipment has opened its third dealership with a new, purpose-built facility with convenient access from Interstate 70 in Hays, Kansas. “We’re pleased to continue expanding our Peterbilt dealerships to ...

Rush Enterprises Q3 income jumps $8M, sets a slew of company records

Rush Enterprises, Inc. announced Wednesday that for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, the company's net income was $23.5 million, up from $15.2 million in the quarter ended September 30, 2013. In the ...

Wisconsin dealer named among state’s elite businesses

Waukesha, Wis.-based truck dealer JX Enterprises recently placed No. 37 on the Deloitte Wisconsin 75 list, an annual ranking also known as Wisconsin’s Honor Roll. The list recognizes the state’s largest privately and closely held ...

Donaldson honored by Volvo for ‘aftermarket excellence’

Donaldson Company has been awarded a 2014 Supplier Award by Volvo Group Purchasing in the category Aftermarket Excellence. The Volvo Group Purchasing Supplier Award recognizes top suppliers based on specific performance criteria, including ...

Hino hits 30 years in the United States

Hino Trucks has reached the milestone of 30 years in business in the United States. Founded in 1984 as a limited distributorship with responsibility for importing Class 4 through 7 cab-over trucks, Hino ...

September trailer orders ‘strong’, up 80%

September net trailer orders at came in at 32,111 units, according to FTR, up 32 percent from August and a booming 80 percent year-over-year. “September orders at the larger OEMs reflect their increasing ...

Peach State Freightliner branch certified for Elite Support

Peach State Freightliner – Jefferson was recently certified by Daimler as an Elite Support dealership, becoming the third dealership under the Peach State Truck Centers umbrella to earn such distinction. “The Elite Process ...
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