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Wabco To Supply Adaptive Cruise Control In China

Wabco Holdings will supply its adaptive cruise control to Yutong in China, the world’s largest manufacturer of buses, as part of an expanded long-term agreement to furnish advanced safety technologies. It marks ...

Freightliner Trucks Announces Design Competition

Freightliner Trucks announced its “Design the Future of Pride & Profit” truck design contest. Open to college students within North America, entrants are invited to submit original designs for the owner-operator style ...

TransChicago Truck Delivers First CNG Freightliner Trucks

TransChicago Truck Group, headquartered in Elmhurst, Ill., delivered two Freightliner, Cummins powered compressed natural gas fueled trucks to Exel, part of the Supply Chain division of Deutsche Post DHL. The Illinois Clean Diesel ...

World’s Strongest Men Battle Mack Titan

The heavy-haul Titan by Mack was featured in the recent truck-pull event of The Met-Rx World’s Strongest Man competition, held at Wingate University in Charlotte, NC.  The battle pitched the Titan against ...

Carrier Introduces New Display For Refrigerated Haulers

Carrier Transicold’s Dual-View Temperature Display is an external temperature and status indicator that provides a reverse image in the rearview mirror so it appears correctly for drivers at a glance.             The Dual-View ...

Biodiesel Industry Sets New Annual Production Record

The U.S. biodiesel industry has set a new record for annual production, according to the latest EPA figures.             The industry has produced more than 802 million gallons of biodiesel in plants from ...

Monthly Tonnage Index Up 0.5% In October, Year-Over-Year Up 5.7%

The American Trucking Associations on Tuesday, Nov. 22, announced that its advance seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 0.5 percent in October after 1.5 percent in September. The latest gain put ...

Truck Centers Christmas Promotion Returns

Illinois-based Truck Centers, Inc. recently launched the second consecutive year of its holiday promotion.   Truck Centers has posted more than 90 transportation-related prizes with a “Twelve Days of Christmas” themed sweepstakes. Customers can ...

Nine Commercial Trucks Nominated For National Award

The American Truck Dealers announced the nominees for a national award that recognizes the top truck entries in the heavy- and medium-duty categories. Nine trucks were nominated for the 2012 ATD Commercial Truck ...

Battery Oil Additive

Battery De-Mister from Thermoil Co. is a patented battery oil additive that when added to any non-sealed lead acid battery claims to increase batteries life while reducing the battery’s need for maintenance. ...

Heri Automotive Releases New Catalog

Heri Automotive has released its new product catalog with over 1,100 SKUs. With a complete listing of new CV axles for import and domestic passenger vehicles, vans and trucks, the new catalog ...

Alliance Truck Parts Touts Momentum

Alliance Truck Parts, the all-makes private label parts brand from Daimler Trucks North America, said at a recent press conference that it grew revenue from parts sales by 19 percent in 2011 ...

Used Commercial Vehicle Registrations Hit Record Levels, Polk Says

Used commercial vehicle registrations (GVW 3-8) in the U.S. during the first three quarters of 2011 reached record levels at 649,900 units, surpassing the previous record for the first nine months of ...

Cross Country Automotive Services , Beacon Funding Partner Create Truck Financing Programs

Cross Country Automotive Services, a provider of driver and vehicle assistance services in North America, and Beacon Funding Corp., an equipment financing company specializing in the tow industry, have joined forces to ...