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Panel: Telematics come of age, fleets realizing benefits

Fleets today are starting to see real benefits from maintenance-focused telematics systems on trucks -- but work remains to fully optimize current communications systems. That was message from a panel of telematics ...

From data to the driverless truck

The deployment of autonomous trucks isn’t here yet, but Rich Glasmann, vice president, OEM strategy, sales and marketing at Omnitracs, says it’s not as far away as one might believe.

Thursday at GATS

The Great American Trucking Show opened at noon Thursday at the Dallas Convention Center. With more than 500,000 sq. ft. of exhibits, the Overdrive "Pride & Polish" truck beauty show and various educational ...

Bret Baier talks mid-terms at CVOC

The upcoming mid-term election and civil unrest globally dominated discussion when Fox News Anchor Bret Baier took to the stage Wednesday at the fifth-annual Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference in Dallas. Baier says this ...

Friday at GATS

Friday was another busy day at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas. Exhibitors streamed into the Dallas Convention Center early to enjoy the day. Below are some photos of the day.

ATD Dealer of the Year speaks at Dealer Academy

Kyle Treadway, the 2014 ATD Truck Dealer of the Year, spoke about his career path and provided insight about the commercial truck industry during the 2014 ATD Academy graduation earlier this month. Treadway, ...

Summit Holdings names new executive team

Summit Holdings announces its board of directors has elected Blair Roberts, one of the three founding Summit Holdings Partners, to serve as the organization’s chief executive officer. Justin Fink, who has served ...

Seattle Mariners-themed Kenworth to appear at fundraising event

A Kenworth T880 52-in. sleeper truck with a special Seattle Mariners theme will be part of a Paccar fund-raising effort outside Safeco Field in support of the Page Ahead Children’s Literacy Program ...

River States pair wins corporate sales award

Two River States Truck and Trailer sales professionals have been awarded the 2013/2014 Leland James Sales Achievement Award, recognizing them as elite sales professionals. John Scheller, from the Roberts, Wis. dealership, and Gary ...

What will the truck market look like in 2022?

During the opening address of the 2014 Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference in Dallas, Sandeep Kar, global director, automotive & transportation research for Frost & Sullivan, said the global truck market will increase ...

Panel: Technology changing needs of drivers, technicians

In 2014, a Class 8 truck is as technologically advanced as it’s ever been, and it’s among one of the most sophisticated tools on the road. However, if new truck technologies are not ...

Mack announces new high horsepower MP8

Mack Trucks announced Thursday its newest powertrain offering, the Mack MP8 505C+. Built on the 13-liter MP8 engine platform, the MP8 505C+ offers 505 horsepower and 1,860 lb.-ft. of torque. Mack says its MP8 505C+ ...

What will the truck market look like in 2022?

During the opening address of the 2014 Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference in Dallas, researcher and analyst Sandeep Karr said the global truck market will increase tremendously between now and 2022.

Truck Centers, Inc. named 2014 Successful Dealer Award winner

Truck Centers, Inc. was named the 2014 Successful Dealer Award winner Wednesday night at the conclusion of the first day of the Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference in Dallas. The award was sponsored ...
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