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International enhances drivetrain offerings

International’s priority at the moment is full selective catalytic reduction integration throughout its product line, but the truck maker is also putting stock in integrating automated-manual transmissions and upping fuel economy with ...

Mack names new VP of national accounts

Mack Trucks announced Tuesday it has named Stan Mikalonis vice president of National Accounts. In this role, Mikalonis will lead Mack’s National Accounts team, which encompasses a range of Class 8 market ...

Hazelwood out at Pilot Flying J

Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood is no longer with the company, a source close to the investigation has told CCJ. Hazelwood is one of the company's executives named in a 120-page ...

Volvo debuts ‘Ride for Freedom’ truck for Memorial Day

Volvo’s New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant in Dublin, Va. unveiled the design for its 2014 Ride for Freedom memorial truck, which will travel in a motorcade of about 175 motorcycles from ...

An in-depth look at succession planning

Hard as it may be to hear, you can’t run your business forever. At some point there will be a time where you’ll want (or need) to step aside, and when that ...

Worldwide Equipment names new Greenville, S.C. manager

Worldwide Equipment has named Bob Kelley new Branch Manager for the Greenville, S.C. Division. Kelley joined the Worldwide Equipment Cincinnati Division sales team in 2010 and was formerly a technician who worked his way up to ...

Hendrickson releases resin bumper for ProStar

Hendrickson Bumper and Trim has released its All Makes Aero Guard resin bumper for International ProStar with a fixed mounting bracket that retrofits to all truck year models. Aero Guard bumper for ProStar offers nearly 3.75-inches ...

Navistar, Swift launch fuel economy pilot program

Navistar, Inc. and Swift Transportation announced Monday a joint pilot program designed to maximize fuel economy. Navistar developed a specification for the International ProStar tractor that the company expects to deliver industry leading fuel economy ...

TEC Equipment joins Wabash trailer dealership network

Portland-based TEC Equipment, Inc. has joined the Wabash National Corporation trailer dealership network. The company will provide sales, parts and service for Wabash National, Transcraft and Benson brand trailers in California, Oregon and Washington. “The ...

Meritor offering new optimized axle ratios

Meritor, Inc. has added optimized axle ratios to its 14X rear-drive axle portfolio, the company announced Friday. Meritor’s 14X tandem drive axles with a 2.79 ratio will be available for production in June, and ...

Eaton named top supplier by Cummins

Eaton has been named a “Top Supplier” by Cummins Inc. for its Technology Contribution on the SuperTruck program and SmartAdvantage integrated powertrain product. The award was presented to Eaton at Cummins’ U.S. ...

Jost fifth wheel now standard on Freightliner trucks

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) says it will offer the JOST International JSK36 lightweight fifth wheel as the standard fifth wheel for all Freightliner truck models. The JSK36 is also available as ...

Mitsubishi Fuso introduces warranty for used trucks

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) says it will make a used-truck warranty option available through its authorized dealers for any used FUSO work truck up to 7 years old with ...

M&K Quality Truck rebranding, changing name

M & K Quality Truck Sales, one of the nation’s largest Mack and Volvo dealer groups, announced today they will begin operating under a new name and will be known as M&K ...

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