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Seats available for fall ATD Truck Dealer Academy

ATD Truck Dealer Academy Class 030 is still accepting participants. The course will include the features of many past Dealer Academy events, plus a new ATD Special Ops Certificate Program and in-dealership training ...

Mack, Navistar issue recall over potential lighting, brake defect

Mack Trucks has issued a recall for 44,047 trucks spanning various years and models for potentially defective hazard warning lights, according to a recall notice made public this week. Potentially affected models include: 2010-2014 ...

Registration open for more ADP PROFIT clinics

KEA Advisors says registration has opened for three ADP PROFIT clinics set for July in Philadelphia. This summer’s clinics include Parts I (July 15-16), Service I (July 17-18) and Accounting/DOC (July 15-17). According to ...

The Pete Store sponsoring NASCAR team this weekend at Dover

The Pete Store, a Peterbilt dealer group with 11 full-service locations from Delaware to Georgia, will serve as primary sponsor for driver David Gilliland's No. 38 Front Row Motorsports car in this ...

Stiteler joins KEA Advisors

Rob Stiteler has joined KEA Advisors as a professional advisor. Stiteler was Dealer Academy Class 19 President and has extensive experience as a general manager, dealer principal, fleet operations manager and consultant, KEA ...

Truck Center Companies kicks off tech competition

Truck Center Companies (TCC) kicked off its sixth annual Ultimate Tech competition Wednesday, pitting the company's top two diesel techs from each of their dealerships in Nebraska, Kansas and Iowa against one another ...

Hunter Truck Sales appoints new VP of used trucks

Hunter, the largest Peterbilt dealer in the Northeast, has hired Rick Dodson as the Vice President of Used Trucks. Dodson will oversee the Used Truck division for Hunter Truck Sales and Hunter Keystone ...

Truck build rates get 10k unit bump

Cleveland Research Company, an independent equity research firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, on Tuesday raised its 2014 North American heavy truck build forecast by 10,000 units on stronger demand. Year-to-date, sales of Class 8 ...

Stoops Freightliner CIC inducted into DTNA CIC Summit Club

Sarah Dazey, Continuous Improvement Coordinator (CIC) for Indianapolis, Ind.-based Stoops Freightliner, has been inducted into the CIC Summit Club of Daimler Trucks North America. The CIC Summit Club recognizes individuals throughout North America each ...

Employee charged with stealing $300k from Kenworth dealer

A Wisconsin woman was sentenced to 10 years probation and eight months in jail for stealing more than $300,000 from Kenworth dealer CSM Companies between January 2008 and October 2012. Tammie V. Davis, an employee ...

Trailer Wizards moving to new Saskatchewan location

Trailer Wizards’ Saskatoon branch is moving to a new full-service branch this month in Saskatchewan, which the company says will provide updated offices, more yard space and a two-bay shop. “These improvements will ...

Class 8 truck sales hit 6 month high, trailer orders surging

Retail sales for Classes 5-8 posted solid gains in April according to the latest State of the Industry report, recently released by ACT Research Co. (ACT), with Class 8 sales surging to milestone heights. “Class ...

Former ATD Executive Director passes away

Jim Westlake, former Executive Director of American Truck Dealers (ATD) passed away on Monday, May 12, in Sebring, Fla. He was 68. Westlake was employed by Northern Virginia Community College as an Instructor and ...

McCoy Group to purchase Stoops Freightliner

McCoy Group, Inc. has entered into an agreement to purchase Stoops Freightliner – Quality Trailer, based in Indianapolis. The sale will include all six Stoops locations in Indiana and Ohio, as well as ...

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