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NTEA Releases New Federal Excise Tax Guide

NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, introduces Federal Excise Tax Guide, a new publication for the work truck industry. Jim Carney, NTEA executive director, says, "For more than 30 years, the ...

FleetPride Acquires Midway Truck Parts

FleetPride, Inc. and Midway Truck Parts, Inc.  announced they have signed a definitive asset purchase agreement. The asset purchase agreement includes 13 Midway Truck Parts locations in Illinois and one in St. ...

FinditParts Launches Website

FinditParts.com officially launched its new website.The site has amassed an inventory of more one million parts from more than 800 manufacturers and OEMs. It specializes in sourcing hard-to-find parts. Users can search ...

Isuzu To Resume Truck Production In Japan

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced that Isuzu Motors Limited will resumed production at its Fujisawa plant on April 5. The factory had been idled since the earthquake and tsunami struck ...

Michelin Advantage Program Extended to Owner-Operators

For the first time, owner-operators in the United States can take advantage of the Michelin Advantage Program. Initially established for small fleets, the Advantage Program now includes owner-operators. Michelin is signing up new ...

Polar Tank Trailer Names Lukacs President

Polar Corporation announced that Frank Lukacs has been named president of its Polar Tank Trailer division.  Lukacs joins Polar with more than 33 years of leadership experience in manufacturing businesses. Lukacs served most ...

Great Dane Debuts MXP-120 All-Aluminum Platform Trailer

After years of development and extensive field and lab testing, Great Dane Trailers launched its new MXP-120 all-aluminum flatbed. By offering weight savings to maximize payload versatility and eliminating the potential for ...

Bendix Launches Wingman Advanced

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC launched Bendix Wingman Advanced, a collision mitigation technology.             Bendix Wingman Advanced delivers adaptive cruise control with braking features along with collision mitigation technology. The system builds upon the ...

Horton Expands QuickShip Program

Horton has expanded its QuickShip warehouse program to improve its customer service. The company has added warehouses in Fontana, Calif., and in Lawrenceville, Ga., to provide even faster response to customer orders, ...

TRP Introduces Line Of Alternators

TRPAftermarket Parts has introduced a line of alternators for all makes of medium-duty to heavy-duty trucks.  Designed to meet or exceed OEM specifications, all TRP alternators are rated for the higher temperatures found ...

Grote Announces Staffing Changes

Grote Industries announced that Kent Bode will be joining the aftermarket sales department in two key roles: manager of the south central aftermarket region and national account manager for the heavy-duty division, ...

Dubowick Elected TRALA Chairman

Terence Dubowick, national account manager for the Mack Leasing System and the Volvo Truck Leasing System, was unanimously chosen as 2011 – 2012 Chairman of the Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA).  Prior ...

Chevron Introduces New Delo Grease ESI

Chevron Lubricants introduced the latest member of its product family, Delo Grease ESI. This extended service interval (ESI) grease is engineered to reduce friction and wear and is designed for a wide ...

Carrier Transicold Announces APX Control System

The new APX control system from Carrier Transicold is said to improve transport refrigeration unit (TRU) operation with distributed electronics for better reliability; a bigger, brighter display with simplified user interface; greater ...

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