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Navistar Ships Approximately 17,000 Vehicles In Its Fourth Quarter

Navistar International Corporation announced that it delivered approximately 17,000 vehicles to U.S. and Canadian customers in the past quarter. “Like our other manufacturing facilities, our Huntsville engine plant is operating in full production ...

Kinedyne Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Kinedyne Corporation, a manufacturer of cargo control products, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the opening of its Lawrence, Kans. facility. In the spring of 1990, soon after it was acquired by ...

Peterbilt receives Robert Transport order for 180 LNG trucks

Peterbilt Motors Co. announced the purchase of 180 liquefied natural gas (LNG) trucks, the new clean fuel Model 386 and 367, by Robert Transport of Boucherville, Quebec. Robert Transport provides logistics solutions ...

Election reshapes House transportation panel leadership

Florida Republican Rep. John Mica is set to take over as chairman of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee when the next Congress convenes in January following the Republicans' takeover of control ...

Year-over-year NAFTA surface trade up 25.3%

Trade using surface transportation between the United States and its North American Free Trade Agreement partners Canada and Mexico was 25.3 percent higher in August 2010 than in August 2009, reaching $68.0 ...

Preliminary Class 8 Net Orders Rose In October

FTR Associates has released preliminary data showing October Class 8 truck total net orders for all major North American OEMs at 18,386 units, a 22 percent increase over the previous month. October ...

Karmak Launches Smartphone Photo Attachment App

Karmak, Inc. recently introduced Karmak Attach-It, a smartphone application for attaching photos to sales and repair records, at its annual Technology Conference and Expo. The app supports iPhone, Android and Windows Phone ...

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations Announces Price Increase

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) announced price increases in the United States across several of its divisions, including consumer replacement; consumer original equipment; truck and bus; agricultural; and off road. Beginning Nov. 1, ...

JX Enterprises Announces New Name

JX Enterprises announced that the Peterbile Wisconsin and Illinois brand will be changing to JX Peterbilt. This brand change, effective immediately, reflects the recent purchase of a dealership in Grand Rapids, Mich. According ...

Mobil Delvac Coolant To Be Featured at TA and Petro Truck Stops

Mobil Delvac extended-life coolant/antifreeze been selected as the featured coolant for all Travel Centers of America (TA) and Petro TravelCenters of America (TA). Mobil Delvac extended-life coolants, as well as Mobil Delvac ...

VIS-Polish Introduces Sectional Sanding Upgrade

Vehicle Inspection Systems announces the release of new, Version 3.0 software for its VIS-Polish automated wheel polishing machine. The new software upgrade, fully compatible with all existing VIS-Polish machines, includes new Sectional ...

Minimizer To Open New World Headquarters

Minimizer plans to open a new world headquarters in Bloomington Prairie, Minn. considerable growth during that past 25 years. Commenting on the plan, Craig Kruckeberg, Minimizer chief visionary, says, “Now is the ...

Thomas Built Buses Names 2010 Top Dealers

Thomas Built Buses president and CEO Kelley Platt presented the company’s 2010 Dealer of the Year award to Nelson’s Bus Service, Inc. at the annual Thomas dealers meeting. Platt says, “The hallmark of ...

New Kenworth T440 Brochure Available

Kenworth now offers a new brochure on its Kenworth T440. The T440 is said to fill a customer’s need for heavy-duty performance in more demanding medium-duty applications, such as regional haul, pickup ...