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Fras-Le Named Most Improved Supplier

Fras-Le was named "Most Improved Supplier" for 2010 by Carlisle Brake and Friction. Fras-le was one of six suppliers to receive awards from the company. Fras-le and Carlisle have been working together ...

C.R. England Dedicated Leases LNG-Powered Tractors

C.R. England Dedicated, a division of the nation’s largest temperature controlled carrier C.R. England, Inc., and Paccar Leasing Company (PacLease) announced that they have entered into a full-service lease agreement on new ...

WABCO Announces Agreement to Supply Emergency Braking Technology to Hyundai

Wabco Holding announced that it has entered into a long term agreement with Hyundai Motor Company to develop and supply Wabco’s OnGuardPlus system. OnGuardPLUS, an emergency braking system (AEBS), is said to reduce ...

Bruckner Truck Sales Named 2010 Mack Parts Dealer of the Year

Mack Trucks, Inc. named Bruckner Truck Sales, Odessa, Texas, as its 2010 North American Parts Dealer of the Year. Each year, Mack selects its dealer of the year based on sales performance ...

Snap-on Instant Rebates

For a limited time, Snap-on is offering instant rebates up to $1,800 when your purchase is financed through Snap-on Credit with an extended credit contract.   “Snap-on’s ‘Triple Threat’ instant rebate program is a ...

Continental Truck Tires Now Available at TA & Petro Locations

Continental Tire the Americas, LLC announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to sell Continental brand commercial tires at TravelCenters of America and Petro Stopping Center sites throughout the U.S. and ...

Kinedyne Appoints New Account Manager

Kinedyne Corporation has appointed Randy K. Poore as the new account manager for its Northwest territory. He will be responsible for providing sales and marketing support to Kinedyne distributors across the northwestern ...

Vibratech TVD Releases Torsional Viscous Damper

Vibratech TVD announces the release of its new viscous crankshaft damper for Caterpillar C10, C12 and C13 engines. The Vibratech TVD damper, part number 1341604, is a direct replacement for OEM stock ...

Eaton Forms Global Aftermarket Unit

Eaton Corporation announced the formation of a new Global Aftermarket and Clutch Business Unit, and named John Beering as its vice president and general manager. The new business unit combines Eaton’s automotive ...

Goodyear’s fleetHQ Now Offers Photos of Replaced Tires Following Road Service

Goodyear’s fleetHQ dealers now offer photos of a replaced tire during a road service call as an added service to its fleetHQ solutions portfolio.  The service, called TirePix, provides truck owners and fleet ...

Fleetline Products Earns Paccar Award

Fleetline Products, a brand of Fontaine Spray Suppression Company, has earned Paccar’s top quality award for the second consecutive year. Paccar Inc. has presented Fleetline with its 50 PPM award for 2010. ...

Rugby Expands Aluminum Dump Body Line

Rugby Manufacturing now offers a complete line of aluminum dump bodies.  The expanded offering means contractors can get the benefits of an aluminum body in the size and capacity that best suits ...

FTR’s Shippers’ Condition Index Falls Significantly

FTR Associates’ Shippers’ Condition Index (SCI) as reported in the firm’s May Shippers Update fell significantly to a reading of -11.4 reflecting tightening capacity and accelerating transport costs.  The SCI sums up ...

ATA Supports NAFTA Pilot Program, But Raises Some Concerns

In comments filed May 13, 2011, the American Trucking Associations says it supports the efforts of the Obama administration to implement the cross-border trucking provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement, ...