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Rove To Deliver Keynote Address at Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference

Karl Rove, former deputy chief of staff and senior advisor to President George W. Bush, will share his political insights with attendees during the second-annual Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference, Aug. 24-25, 2011 ...

Volvo Trucks Recognizes Top North American Parts Dealer of 2010

Volvo Trucks’ named Westfall Odell Truck Sales of Kansas City, Mo. Its Parts Dealer of the Year.  The award recognizes the accomplishments and performance of North America’s top parts organization. Dealers are ...

Navistar Launches Dealer Training

Navistar is providing a series of in-depth, hands-on training programs designed to educate and empower its dealer organization to be even better partners. Throughout the month, Navistar is hosting a series of comprehensive ...

Kinedyne Announces Third Annual College Scholarship Program

Kinedyne has launched its third annual Kinedyne Cares College Scholarship Program, which in 2011 will provide a $2,500 award to one applicant each from the Alabama and New Jersey state trucking associations. To ...

Pulse of Commerce Index Falls 0.5 Percent in April

The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index (PCI), issued May 11 by the UCLA Anderson School of Management and Ceridian Corporation fell 0.5 percent on a seasonally and workday adjusted basis in April, ...

Meritor and Pressure Systems International Renew Strategic Alliance

Meritor, Inc. and Pressure Systems International (PSI) have announced the renewal of their strategic alliance covering the distribution of the Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS) by PSI in North America. Under terms of ...

Haldex Receives Award From Caterpillar

Haldex Commercial Vehicle Systems earned Caterpillar‘s Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) bronze award at the Marion, N.C. facility. This facility builds new and remanufactured products (mostly air compressors) for Caterpillar’s air braked ...

New Firestone Drive Tire

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions Group (BCSG), a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, is introducing the new Firestone brand FD695 PLUS drive tire. The FD695 PLUS is approved for use on Environmental Protection ...

Hume Named Regional Manager At Hutchens

Hutchens Industries announces the promotion of Kandy Hume to regional manager for the Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, western Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska and South Dakota. She will be responsible for calling on existing ...

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck Announces Dealers Of The Year

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) has announced its 2010 U.S. Dealer of the Year awards for all categories. Each year, MFTA recognizes its most outstanding dealers in the U.S. and ...

Dana Breaks Ground on Technical Center in China

Dana Holding Corporation broke ground on May 10 on a technical center in Wuxi, Jiangsu, China. The new technical center will provide advanced product and applications engineering through research, design, development and testing ...

NationaLease To Hold 67th Annual Meeting

NationaLease will hold its 67th Annual Meeting September 18-19 in San Francisco at the InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco. Each year, representatives of NationaLease’s 175 independently owned truck leasing companies gather to tackle ...

Mobile Column Lift Goes Wireless

Using patented technology, Rotary Lift’s new Wireless Mach 4 mobile column lift does away with cords and cables. Each Wireless Mach 4 column is powered by batteries and communicates with the other ...

Goodyear Introduces Super Single Tire for Severe-Duty Applications

Goodyear’s announces the G278 MSD to replace its G178 Super Single and provides enhanced mileage, as the result of a one-inch larger footprint, deeper tread depth and special compounding. Available in 385, 425, ...