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Navistar Sues EPA Again Over ‘Irrelevant’ SCR Rule

Navistar has filed another suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, signaling the latest round in the ongoing battle between the exhaust gas recirculation-only engine manufacturer and its competitors, all of which ...

Peterbilt Hosts Governor For Natural Gas Development Bill Signing

Peterbilt Motors Company hosted Texas Governor Rick Perry for a special bill signing ceremony and tour of Peterbilt’s truck manufacturing plant in Denton, Texas. Accompanied by Senator Jane Nelson, Commissioner Bryan Shaw ...

Aero Industries Promotes Boyd

Aero Industries announces Jeff Boyd as the new flatbed products manager, a new position at Aero. Previously the national account manager for the Conestoga 2, Boyd has more than 12 years of ...

ATA Chief Economist To Give Trucking Forecast At NationaLease Meeting

Bob Costello, chief economist and vice president for the American Trucking Associations will be a featured speaker at the NationaLease 67th Annual Meeting September 18-19 in San Francisco.  The gathering of the ...

Fras-Le Announces Expanded Role For Mordue

Fras-Le North America has announced that Randy Mordue is now director of sales and marketing for the company's North American commercial and light vehicle aftermarket. Previously, he was only responsible for the ...

Grote Appoints Hoskins to Plant Manager

Grote Industries announced that Ken Hoskins will be stepping into the role of plant manager for Madison operations. In this role, Hoskins will report to Tom Blades, vice president of operations for ...

Handheld Diagnostic Tool For Commercial Vehicles

The new Blue-Point Pocket iQ (EEHD181030S) is a handheld diagnostic tool that can be used for all commercial vehicles from light-duty to Class 8 trucks.  Powered by Nexiq, this scan claims to ...

Hendrickson, AxleTech Awarded Contracts By Navistar Defense

Hendrickson, a Boler Company, and AxleTech International, a General Dynamics company, were awarded two contracts from Navistar Defense, LLC to equip 250 International MaxxPro Dash ambulances and 471 mine resistant ambush protected ...

Hissong Kenworth Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Hissong Kenworth recently celebrated its 50th anniversary during its annual open house and customer appreciation day at its flagship store and corporate headquarters in Richfield, Ohio. The day's events included an award ceremony and a ...

Volvo Trucks Adds Natural Gas Option For VNM Daycab

Volvo Trucks has introduced a natural gas-powered Volvo VNM daycab. The natural gas option is suited for port drayage, pickup and delivery applications, grocery and beverage haulers or any private fleet concerned ...

Marathon Introduces HS20 Premium Brake Linings

Marathon Brake announces the release of a new, premium-grade brake lining rated for 20,000 lb. axle loads, HeatStar20. It is said to be a versatile, high performance premium brake lining designed to ...

Kenworth Offers Low-Weight Slider System

Kenworth Truck Co. now offers the Holland Integrated Low-Weight Slider System (ILS), which is said to provide an average weight savings of 30 lbs. over traditional fifth wheel slider assemblies. The Holland ILS ...

Hino Trucks Approves The Use Of B20 Biodiesel

Hino Trucks' complete product line of Class 4 and 5 cab over, and Class 6 and 7 conventional trucks are now approved to use up to B20 biodiesel. All 2011 and 2012 model ...

Talbert Manufacturing Chooses Automatic Tire Inflation System

Meritor, Inc. and Pressure Systems International announce that Talbert Manufacturing, Inc. has chosen the Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS) by PSI as its preferred automatic tire inflation system.  MTIS by PSI can be ...