GPS Insight Named Preferred Telematics Solution Partner for Amerisure FleetAlliance Program Following Two-year Safety Study

Fleet software provider GPS Insight partnered with commercial insurance provider Amerisure as its telematics solution for the Amerisure FleetAlliance program. The decision to partner up came after the results of a two-year safety study. The comprehensive […] More

Felling Trailers, Inc. Announces Beneficiary of 2021 Trailer for a Cause

Felling Trailers will host its ninth Trailer for a Cause auction of an FT-3 Utility trailer benefiting a nonprofit organization. Felling Trailers’ will donate 100% of the auction’s winning bid to a nonprofit, with a […] More

New Virtual Reality Training Program Helps Working Adults in Alabama Gear Up for Diesel Tech Jobs

Wallace State Community College, part of the Alabama Community College System, announced the launch of a new initiative that will harness the power of virtual reality to train thousands of workers for roles in diesel […] More

Winter Equipment Launches Full-line Product Catalog

Winter Equipment recently launched its inaugural full-line product catalog for the winter 2021-2022 season. From complete snowplow cutting edge systems to plow markers, hardware, and milling tools, the catalog covers Winter Equipment’s high-quality offerings. Divided […] More

Advantage Truck Group Expands Haulin’ 4 Hunger Program with Non-Perishable Food Donations

With the need for food assistance straining community food pantries, Advantage Truck Group will expand its Haulin’ 4 Hunger program. The expansion will provide meals to those in need and include additional donations of non-perishable […] More

Peterbilt Unveils All-new Medium-duty Model 535, Model 536, Model 537, and Model 548 Featuring All-new Transmission

Peterbilt Motors Company unveiled the all-new medium-duty Model 535 and Model 536, for Class 5/6 non-CDL lease and rental markets. Peterbilt also unveiled the all-new medium-duty Model 537 and Model 548, designed for the Class […] More

XL Fleet Electrifying Apex Clean Energy Pickup Fleet

XL Fleet Corp. and Apex Clean Energy announced that XL Fleet will electrify Apex’s vehicle fleet to help reduce emissions. Apex Clean Energy is a company that develops, constructs, and operates utility-scale wind and solar […] More

Ranger Design’s New Ladder Rack Line

The vision at Ranger Design is to provide customers with innovative solutions and quality products ranging from van shelving all the way to ladder racks. With that in mind, Ranger Design announced the redesign of […] More

Isuzu North America Corporation and Gatik Form Collaboration to Develop and Evaluate Fully Autonomous Medium-duty Trucks

Isuzu North America Corporation and Gatik agreed to collaborate on a project to develop and evaluate fully autonomous medium-duty trucks. Isuzu is a market leader in Low Cab Forward (LCF) trucks in the US and […] More

Link Breaks Ground on 50,000-sq-ft, High-tech Manufacturing and Training Facility

Link Mfg., Ltd. announced its plan to begin construction of a new 50,000-sq-ft manufacturing and training facility. The mayor, local media, and plant workers were present as company officials and dignitaries used ceremonial shovels to […] More

Fluid Truck Orders 40 Additional Zero Emission Trucks from Lightning eMotors

Lightning eMotors, provider of purpose-built commercial electric vehicles for fleets, announced that Fluid Truck has ordered 40 additional zero-emission delivery trucks for its New York City fleet. XPO Logistics and NAL Group will use these […] More

Volvo Penta and Terminal Tractor Manufacturer TICO Partner in Electromobility

In line with Volvo Penta’s wider sustainability ambitions, the company took another step in its emobility journey together with TICO, a North American pioneer in fleet services, terminal services, and terminal tractor manufacturing. The two […] More

Kenworth Introduces Innovative, User-Friendly Website

Kenworth Truck Company launched a new website (www.kenworth.com) that features the latest Kenworth truck technology and The World’s Best® trucks. “Our new website features a more interactive design that includes integrated videos and information about […] More

Motiv Power Systems Partners to Expand Sales into Canada

Delivery company Purolator announced the arrival of fully electric curbside-delivery trucks in Vancouver. These are the first to launch nationally by a Canadian courier company. Additionally, Purolator’s new electric delivery vehicles feature a Ford F-59 […] More

Duramag to Build and Upfit Electric Vehicle Vocational Bodies For Firefly ESVs, Further Demonstrating Its Service Body Design and Application Flexibility

DuraMag, a brand of The Shyft Group’s Specialty Vehicles business unit, announced it will engineer, manufacture, and install vocational body upfits for ev Transportation Services’ (evTS) FireFly vehicles, making the all-electric lightweight utility vehicle well […] More

DHL Express Deploys Nearly 100 New Lightning Electric Delivery Vans in US

DHL Express, providing international shipping services, continues to make investments to meet its goals for emissions reduction and climate protection. After a pilot program with Lightning Electric vans, DHL plans to deploy another 89 EVs […] More

Mack LR Electric Eligible for Incentives to Improve Total Cost of Ownership

Mack Trucks announced that the Mack® LR Electric model, the OEM’s first fully electric refuse vehicle, is eligible for multiple incentive packages in the US and Canada, including $120,000 per vehicle through the California Hybrid […] More

VMAC Sponsors Four Scholarships for Vancouver Island University Engineering Students

VMAC will provide four $1,000 scholarships for Vancouver Island University (VIU). The scholarships will go to students entering the second year of either the Engineering Transfer or Engineering Technologist program. VMAC has committed to the […] More

Maintenance Technicians in High Demand as TA Truck Service Expands Operations

TravelCenters of America will expand its team of expert technicians at its nearly 250 TA Truck Service centers nationwide. The company invites candidates to apply at open interviews held at TA Truck Service centers nationwide, […] More

Cummins Launches Online Store for its Genuine Parts and Products

Cummins launched its new online store giving customers a way to shop for Genuine Cummins parts and products. “With the launch of shop.cummins.com, we are excited to offer yet another way for our brand-loyal customers […] More

“I’ve Saved $8 Million with Propane Autogas”

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) offers a new webinar that will allow fleet directors to hear directly from their peers about how propane autogas can benefit their fleet. The webinar, titled “Propane Autogas – Fuel […] More

Peterbilt Launches EV Operating Cost Calculator

Peterbilt Motors Company introduced an EV Operating Cost Calculator for prospective Peterbilt electric vehicle customers. Hosted on peterbilt.com, the calculator allows prospective customers to evaluate the Total Cost of Ownership of a Peterbilt electric model. […] More

Fuel Ox LLC Introduces Fuel Ox Infinity Lube Enhanced with Patented Metal Conditioner that Improves and Sustains Equipment Performance and Efficiency

Fuel Ox LLC, fuel additive manufacturer, unveiled a solution to maximize equipment performance and sustainability called Fuel Ox Infinity Lube™. Fuel Ox formulated the Infinity Lube line of lubricants with a patented technology that goes […] More

PROTERRA BATTERY TECHNOLOGY TO POWER LIGHTNING EMOTORS ELECTRIC TRANSIT COMMERCIAL VAN

Proterra, an innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, and Lightning eMotors announced a collaboration. The purpose is to power the Generation 4 Lightning Electric Transit commercial van using Proterra’s industry-leading battery technology. The Lightning Electric […] More

EV Connect Pilots First Vehicle-to-Grid Charging Project in the Midwest

EV Connect, a California-based software-as-a-service company, announced its collaboration with the Indiana-based Battery Innovation Center (BIC) and Energy Systems Network (ESN). The collaboration aims to deploy Indiana’s first large-scale, Vehicle-to-Grid-capable charging system, supporting school bus […] More

Winter Equipment Offers Complete Lineup of Gravel Road Maintenance Products

Winter Equipment offers a complete lineup of gravel road maintenance products to help keep roads even, safe, and maintained after harsh winters. The road grading equipment includes carbide-tipped milling tools, grader blades, scarifier boards, and […] More

Hino Trucks and Cummins Announce Medium and Heavy-Duty Engine Offering

During Work Truck Week, Hino Trucks announced intent to produce medium- and heavy-duty trucks with Cummins engines for North America. As a result, Hino intends to offer Cummins B6.7 and L9 engines in its L […] More

New M5 Magnetic Catches from Southco Hold Panels snd Doors in Place

SOUTHCO®, a leader in engineered access hardware, introduced a new magnetic catch that combines strength and style. Constructed of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, the M5 Magnetic Catch combines a polished finish with the power of rare […] More

Isuzu Announces Major Enhancements to N-Series Diesel Trucks for 2022imy

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced running changes that will enhance its 2022 interim model year N-Series diesel trucks. Isuzu announced the trucks—designated as model year 2022i—during the NTEA’s Work Truck Week 2021 virtual […] More

Fontaine Modification Establishes GM Bailment Pool to Provide Ready-to-Work Chevrolet Medium-Duty Trucks to Dealers

GM approves Fontaine Modification’s Springfield, Ohio, location for a bailment pool. This approval is part of the General Motors Fleet Specialty Vehicle Manufacturer program. The pool will make it efficient to order work-ready Chevrolet trucks […] More

Link Obtains Hadley’s SmartValve and SAMS Brands, Integrated Dynamic Suspension Control Business and More

Link Mfg., Ltd., announced it has finalized an agreement acquiring valve and suspension control product lines and related expertise from Hadley Products Corp. Hadley’s brands include SmartValve Electronic Height Control System and Smart Air Management […] More

ORIGOSafeDriver Launches on the Geotab Marketplace

ORIGOSafeDriver, a Virginia-based technology company, announced the launch of its latest cell phone safety solution on the Geotab Marketplace, a go-to source for top organizations seeking to better manage their fleets. Joining Geotab with ORIGO […] More

Phillips 66 Lubricants Launches e-Shield Line for Electric Vehicles

Phillips 66 Lubricants announced the launch of Phillips 66 e-Shield, high-performing lubricant solutions to optimize electric vehicle performance and protection. The Phillips 66 e-Shield line includes system fluid, grease, and coolant designed to fulfill the […] More

EchoMaster Fleet Solutions Exhibits at Work Truck Week 2021

EchoMaster Fleet Solutions will showcase its full-service solution capabilities for fleet, commercial, and OES at NTEA Work Truck Week 2021. EchoMaster Fleet Solutions is a full-service provider with a passion for engineering efficient solutions for […] More

Unlimited Parameter Updates Available with Volvo, Mack

Mack Trucks and Volvo customers can make unlimited parameter updates through Mack Over the Air (OTA) and Volvo’s Remote Programming. “With an unlimited number of parameter updates, we allow customers to proactively change settings to […] More

Ram Launches Fifth and Final Phase of US Armed Forces-inspired, Limited-edition ‘Built to Serve’ Trucks

Ram Truck announced the fifth and final installment of its “Built to Serve Edition” trucks will open for orders this month. Production is slated for the second quarter of 2021 at Ram’s Sterling Heights (Michigan) […] More

J&M Sanitation Deploys BYD, Amrep Electric Refuse Trucks

J&M Sanitation in Kuna, Idaho, deployed two all-electric Class 8 refuse trucks, the first such battery-electric, zero-emission vehicles in Idaho. The trucks replace two current diesel vehicles, resulting in cleaner air and a lower carbon […] More

Check Out More Than 100 New Commercial Truck Products at Work Truck Week 2021

Thanks to the virtual nature of Work Truck Week 2021, industry professionals can now learn about more than 100 new commercial truck products now with more to debut when the event goes live next week. […] More

Driver Technologies Selects HONK for a Co-branded Roadside Assistance Solution

HONK Technologies, the digital platform connecting drivers and towing professionals, announced that it is now managing a co-branded roadside assistance program for Driver Technologies. This New York-based tech company provides AI-based automotive technology that transforms […] More

Peterbilt Launches Updated Vocational Models 567 and 520

Peterbilt Motors Company delivers significant updates to the vocational Model 567 and 520 trucks. Find the key updates in the new VMUX electrical system. This system delivers enhanced functionality and seamless integration with many different […] More

The Shyft Group’s Builtmore Contract Manufacturing Selected to Produce New Options in Isuzu’s Commercial Truck Lineup

Builtmore Contract Manufacturing, owned and operated by The Shyft Group, a leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing, assembly, and upfit for ecommerce-driven parcel delivery, as well as the broader commercial, retail, and service specialty vehicle markets, […] More

Shell Rotella Introduces Portfolio of Carbon Neutral Engine Oils in North America

Shell Rotella® announced it will offer customers carbon neutral lubricants for heavy-duty engines in North America. Existing products, Shell Rotella® T6 Full Synthetic and Shell Rotella® T5 Synthetic Blend engine oils will now be carbon […] More

EnerSys Marks 25 Years of ODYSSEY Battery Production with Year-long Activities

EnerSys® celebrates the 25th Anniversary of ODYSSEY® batteries by taking a look back on the journey toward success. Through a series of digital activities launching throughout 2021, EnerSys will highlight special ODYSSEY battery moments over […] More

Phoenix Motorcars Deploys First All-electric Service Truck to City of Woodland, California, in Collaboration with Pacific Gas and Electric

SPI Energy Co., Ltd., a global renewable energy company and provider of solar storage as well as electric vehicle (EV) solutions for business, residential, government, logistics, and utility customers and investors, announced Phoenix Motorcars, a […] More

JASPER Offers GM 6.6-L Duramax LML Running Complete Diesel Product Line

Jasper Engines & Transmissions announced the availability of its remanufactured GM Duramax 6.6-L LML Running Complete diesel engine. This engine is officially available for 2011-2016 Silverado and Sierra 2500 and 3500 models. “This engine has […] More

See What’s New And What’s Next from Top Commercial Vehicle Manufacturers at Work Truck Week™ 2021 Exclusive OEM Update Sessions

Learn what 13 of North America’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers have planned for 2021 and beyond at exclusive OEM Update Sessions during Work Truck Week 2021 (WTW21) Tuesday, March 9–Thursday March 11. WTW21, presented by […] More

Sensata Technologies Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Xirgo Technologies

Sensata Technologies, provider of solutions that create insight for customers, acquired Xirgo® Technologies Intermediate Holdings, LLC for $400 million. Xirgo is a telematics and data insight provider with annual revenue expected to exceed $100 million […] More

Winter Equipment Launches New Website to Improve Customer Experience

Winter Equipment recently launched a new website to improve its customers’ experience and provide better functionality. Winter Equipment improved its new mobile-friendly website’s navigation to provide multiple options for users to gain more information on […] More

CARDONE Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Recertification

CARDONE Industries, Inc., a leader in the automotive aftermarket, announces its recent achievement of ISO 9001:2015 recertification. The certification covers the process system at CARDONE’s major manufacturing, engineering, handling, and distribution facilities across the US […] More

Worksport Broadens Development with Advanced TerraVis COR Portable Solar & Battery System for Global Market Launch

Worksport Ltd has expanded the development of its advanced TerraVis COR™ mobile energy storage system (ESS) that recharges via solar or conventional A/C power. It is an outgrowth of its ground-breaking TerraVis™ tonneau cover system, […] More

Ranger Design Expands Fleet Upfit Solutions for Clients

“For over 30 years, Ranger Design has grown its position as an industry leader in van solution manufacturing for small and large fleets,” says Peter Young, head of business development. “We now look to build […] More

Fontaine Modification Approved as a Bendix Authorized Upgrade Center

Fontaine Modification was named a Bendix Authorized Upgrade Center (AUC). This designation means Fontaine personnel at all 10 of its locations across the United States are trained to properly install as well as support Bendix […] More

Study Shows Propane Outpaces Electric for Carbon Footprint in Trucks

A new comparative analysis analyzes the carbon footprint of medium-duty and heavy-duty (MD-HD) engine vehicles powered by propane and electricity. The analysis, Decarbonization of MD-HD Vehicles with Propane, found that propane-fueled MD-HD internal combustion engine […] More

XL Fleet Partnering with Curbtender to Develop All-electric and Plug-in Hybrid Refuse Trucks

XL Fleet Corp announced a partnership with Curbtender, a leader in Under CDL refuse trucks and automated side loader collection. Under the agreement, the companies will develop battery electric (BEV) and plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV) […] More

Link Introduces 42-inch-wide, 108-inch-long, Spring-assisted Folding Aluminum Ramp

Link Mfg., Ltd. announced the introduction of its versatile new LB20-42-108SA spring-assist ramp. The new 42-inch-wide ramp fits neatly between the company’s current 36- and 47-inch offerings. This allows more ramp width without blocking door […] More

Stertil-Koni Incorporates Touch Screen Control Technology in Full Vertical Rise Platform SKYLIFT

Stertil-Koni announced it incorporated its advanced, full-color, touch-screen control console into the company’s highly acclaimed full vertical rise platform SKYLIFT. Using the system—called the ebright Smart Control System—the real-time operation and monitoring of the SKYLIFT […] More

NTEA Announces Truck Equipment Electrical Basics Online Courses

NTEA launched Truck Equipment Electrical Basics, a new online course series developed in partnership with e-learning platform Electude. NTEA designed this offering to provide the industry with fundamental understanding of electrical theory as well as […] More

Teletrac Navman Announces AI Dual Dashboard Camera as the Latest Addition to Its Hardware Lineup of Fleet Management Solutions

Teletrac Navman, a global telematics software-as-a-service provider that leverages the latest location-based technology for managing mobile assets, announced the release of its AI Dual Dashboard Camera, a powerful AI-enabled smart dashcam with forward- and driver-facing […] More

New ROUSH CleanTech Electric Truck Achieves Key California Incentive

ROUSH CleanTech’s battery electric Ford F-650 achieved the California Hybrid and Zero-emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) listing. The California Air Resources Board (CARB), in partnership with CALSTART, launched the California HVIP vehicle […] More

ACT Expo Announces 2021 Live Event Return with Daimler, Penske and Shell as Presenting Sponsors

Organizers of the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America’s largest advanced transportation and clean fleet event, announced that the 10th annual conference and expo will take place at the Long Beach Convention Center in Southern […] More

Sewell Fleet Management Partners with HONK for Concierge-level Roadside Assistance

HONK Technologies, a digital platform connecting drivers and towing professionals, announced it now manages roadside assistance for Sewell Fleet Management. Sewell is a Texas-based company providing an innovative approach to fleet management with simple and […] More

Spireon Launches FL360 with Optional FL Dashcam to Streamline Fleet Operations

Spireon announced the availability of the new FL360™, a modular vehicle tracking hardware device with the all-new, optional FL Dashcam. Surfsight™, a solution of Lytx®, a global leader in video telematics, enables the FL Dashcam. This […] More

Mack Enhances Axle Warranty for Normal, Heavy-Duty, and Severe-Duty Applications

Mack Trucks enhanced its standard Mack® axle warranty for Model Year 2022 Mack models, extending time and mileage coverage to improve the total cost of ownership for customers. Vehicles covered under the axle warranty include […] More

Winter Equipment Offers Pegasus Expandable Plow Cutting Edge System

Winter Equipment offers its Pegasus™ expandable plow cutting edge system that features an all-in-one, hybrid solution. Designed for reliability, the Pegasus system consists of Winter Equipment’s Razor® cutting edge combined with its WinterFlex® rubber wings. […] More

Work Truck Week 2021 Schedule Announced, Registration Open

NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry shares information about what to expect at Work Truck Week 2021 (WTW21). WTW21 is a new online event for the commercial vehicle industry happening March 8–12, […] More

TecNiq Inc. Announces New California Mid-Turn Light

TecNiq Inc. announced the release of its T90 California Mid-Turn Lights. The T90 features seven LEDs with an output of 245 lumens. The T90 is a heavily used light for vehicles over 30 ft, including […] More

Booster Fuels Tapped to Service Inauguration Fleets

Booster, a same-day mobile fuel delivery service, was tapped to fuel essential fleets during inauguration week. Booster will deliver fuel to government and business vehicles during an important security operation ahead of Inauguration Day. The […] More

Mack Over the Air Updates Now Standard with Driver Download Activation Feature

Mack Trucks announced that its driver-activated Mack® Over The Air (OTA) updates feature is now standard on the Mack Anthem®, Pinnacle™ and Granite® models, enabling customers to implement software updates themselves at a time when […] More

Motiv Power Systems Secures $20 Million From Crescent Cove Advisors, LP

Motiv Power Systems announced that it has secured $20 million in financing from Crescent Cove Advisors, LP. In 2020, Motiv had record customer orders and secured $15 million in funding from GMAG Holdings Corp. This funding […] More

CM Truck Beds introduces new Gen 2 SB Service Body

CM Truck Beds introduced its new Gen 2 SB Service Body. Building on its SB model, CM added several upgrades that make the new SB even better suited to users’ needs. “We’re pleased to debut the […] More

Monroe Truck Equipment Acquires Southern Coach Commercial and Custom Vehicle Upfitting

Monroe Truck Equipment announced the acquisition of Southern Coach Commercial and Custom Vehicle Upfitting in Kernersville, North Carolina. Monroe Truck Equipment founded the acquisition on many great congruencies between the two companies. As a result, […] More

New Heavy-duty Reel Covers Protect Reels From the Elements

Designed to withstand the rigors and abuse of daily use, new covers from Reelcraft protect reels from the elements. The high-quality polyester fabric with PVC coating resists puncture and tears as well as abrasion. Additionally, […] More

Stertil-Koni Production Facility on Track to Produce 15,000th Mobile Column Lift in 2021

Stertil-Koni announced its production facility in Streator, Illinois, is on track to produce its 15,000th Mobile Column Lift in 2021. The significance of the milestone at the facility, Stertil ALM, is important. While Stertil-Koni offers […] More

NTEA Announces Climate Change Policy

NTEA—The Association for the Work Truck Industry announced a climate change policy. It continues the Association’s commitment to facilitating productive use of alternative fuels and advanced technologies for commercial vehicles. The policy also explains how […] More

McLaren Doors Photo Contest

McLaren Doors presents a photo contest for all McLaren Door owners. Simply submit a photo of your McLaren door with a caption to info@mclarendoors.com to win a cash prize. The deadline to submit photos is […] More

Dakota Bodies Unveils Second Generation Service Body

Dakota Bodies announced the release of its new weld together service body. From what started the company in 1997, the traditional weld together design has seen many improvements over the years. Dakota Bodies recently introduced […] More

TecNiq Inc. Announces New Grille Lights

TecNiq announces its all-new K30 Series Grille Lights. Each light includes a passive heat-resistant body as well as high-powered LEDs that provide up to 100,000 hours of performance. The K30s come in either a three […] More

XL Fleet Expands Electrification Solutions Portfolio to Ford F-550 Chassis to Meet Strong Customer Demand

XL Fleet expanded its electrified powertrains to include a hybrid electric drive system for the Ford F-550 Super Duty chassis. XL Fleet developed and brought the system to market within six months to meet a […] More

New Generation 4 Lightning Electric Transit Class 3 Van Introduced by Lightning eMotors

Lightning eMotors, provider of commercial electric vehicles for fleets, announced the debut of a new model of its popular Class 3 Lightning Electric Transit Van. The new, longer-range Lightning Electric Transit Van is the fourth […] More

Toco Warranty Chooses HONK to Manage its Roadside Assistance Program

HONK Technologies, the platform connecting drivers, towing professionals, and insurers, announced it will manage roadside assistance for Toco Warranty starting early 2021. Toco’s services include roadside assistance, and the company wanted to make the process […] More

Mack Defense Partners with XPER for Spare Tire Carrier and Transparent Armor on M917A3 Heavy Dump Truck

Mack Defense and XPER partner to provide a Spare Tire Carrier (STC) and armor for M917A3 Heavy Dump Truck (HDT). XPER is a worldwide leader in transparent and opaque armor solutions, LED lighting, and vehicle accessories. […] More

Urban Commercial Zero-emission Vehicle Company Lightning eMotors to List on New York Stock Exchange through Merger with GigCapital3, Inc.

Lightning eMotors, provider of complete electrification solutions for commercial fleets, and GigCapital3, Inc., a technology, media and telecom (TMT) Private-to-Public Equity (PPE)™ corporation, announced a business combination that will result in Lightning eMotors becoming a […] More

Optronics Introduces LED Combination ID Light Bar with Integrated Utility and Scene Light

Optronics International, a leading manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems, and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, announced the introduction of its MCL80RCB LED Combination ID Light Bar and Utility Light. The lamp […] More

ATG’s Haulin’ 4 Hunger Program Doubles Commitment to Help Fight Hunger, Expands Support to Meet Increased Need

Food insecurity in New England could increase by nearly 50% in 2020 due to the pandemic. In response, Advantage Truck Group (ATG) announced it will double its commitment to fight food insecurity through Haulin’ 4 […] More

Alsco Uniforms North America Launches Fleet Electrification Program with Motiv Power Systems

As fleets nationwide transition to all-electric vehicles for last-mile deliveries, Motiv announced the deployment of four all-electric step vans with Alsco, a global uniform service company. These zero-emission step vans are built on Motiv’s EPIC […] More

ATW Acquires Dakota Bodies

ATW® recently announced the purchase of custom truck body manufacturer Dakota Bodies™. The acquisition expands the ATW Truck Equipment business unit, adding to its growing flatbed and service body manufacturing capabilities. “For years, ATW has partnered with Dakota […] More

The Peterbilt Store Opens New West Columbia, South Carolina, Facility

The Peterbilt Store recently opened a new facility in West Columbia, South Carolina. Located on 11-acres just off I-26 at Exit 119, construction on the state-of-the-art, 40,000-sq-ft facility began in early 2020. Compared to the previous […] More

Worksport Announces Participation in the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference

Worksport will present at the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference taking place on December 8 and 9, 2020. The company invites shareholders as well as all interested parties to explore small cap investment opportunities through two […] More

Motiv Power Systems Debuts Fifth Generation Medium-Duty Electric Chassis

Motiv Power Systems announced its newest generation of EPIC chassis for medium-duty electric fleets. The fifth generation EPIC F-59 and E-450 chassis have reduced the total number of components in the electric powertrain by 30%, […] More

PACCAR Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of Engine Manufacturing in North America

PACCAR recognizes its Columbus, Mississippi, engine factory for 10 years of manufacturing excellence and a strong commitment to its community. “PACCAR is very proud of the Columbus, Mississippi, engine factory’s achievements in the first 10 […] More

XL Fleet Launches Its XL Grid Division with Charging Infrastructure Solutions

XL Fleet, a vehicle electrification solutions company, announced a partnership with a commercial EVSE (electric vehicle supply equipment) supplier. This partnership announcement begins the launch of its XL Grid division. XL Grid will provide charging […] More

Winter Equipment Improves Razor XL Carbide Snowplow Cutting Edge System’s Wear Bar

Winter Equipment improved the wear bar on its Razor® XL Carbide Snowplow Cutting Edge System due to positive customer feedback from the recent improvement to its Patriot® Cutting Edge System. Rated for department of transportation […] More

Mack Trucks, Goodyear Partner on Contest to Name the Mack Granite Hauling the Goodyear Blimp

Mack Trucks launched its promotion of Goodyear’s social media contest to name the Mack® Granite® model hauling the Goodyear Blimp. Winners receive a ride on the Goodyear Blimp as well as an opportunity to see […] More

Transfer Flow Introduces 50- and 80-Gallon Diesel Refueling Tanks

Transfer Flow, fuel tank manufacturer, introduced two new refueling tanks for diesel fuel. The 50- and 80-gallon fuel tanks fit full-size pickups and come with mounting hardware, fuel cap, and rollover valve. Additionally, they work […] More

XL Fleet Expands XLP Plug-in Hybrid Electric Drive System for Use in Multiple GM Fleet Applications

XL Fleet announced its XLP™ plug-in hybrid technology will expand for use across a range of fleet vehicles from GM. XL expects shipping to begin on select configurations of the Silverado/Sierra 2500 HD and 3500 […] More

Tritium Unveils World First Scalable Electric Vehicle Charging Platform

Tritium, a leader in DC fast charging technology for electric vehicles (EVs), launched its MSC hardware platform. This is the first platform to enable truly scalable EV charging networks anywhere in the world. The MSC […] More

DHL Expands Green Fleet with Launch of Electric Vehicles in US

DHL forges ahead with its emissions reduction goals launching four BYD Class 8 battery-electric trucks in the United States. DHL will pilot the trucks in the Los Angeles market, just in time for the peak holiday […] More

Work Truck Solutions Partners with SpinCar to Bring Advanced Digital Merchandising Technology to the Commercial Vehicle Industry

Work Truck Solutions and SpinCar, digital vehicle merchandising software, partner to bring virtual 360-degree WalkArounds® to commercial vehicle retailers. SpinCar is the first and only digital merchandising provider to offer commercial sellers the ability to […] More

Reading Truck Group Announces Acquisition of Rayside Truck & Trailer

Reading Truck Group announced the acquisition of Rayside Truck & Trailer (Rayside), based in West Palm Beach, Florida. Rayside is a well-established regional work truck body, equipment, accessory, and trailer upfitter and dealership. With the […] More

Peterbilt Model 520EV Now Available for Customer Orders

Peterbilt announces the Model 520EV is now available for customer orders. Customers can configure the Model 520EV through the SmartSpec® sales tool and order at a Peterbilt’s dealership. Peterbilt expects production to start by Q2 […] More

Kenworth Awarded New Four-year Cooperative Government Purchasing Contract with Sourcewell

Kenworth Truck Company has won a new, four-year Cooperative Government Purchasing Contract with Sourcewell. The cooperative contract expands sales opportunities for new Kenworth trucks to more than 77,000 Sourcewell members throughout the US. “Our new […] More

Spireon Activates Live Tracking for the 2020 US Capitol Christmas Tree

Spireon launched real-time tracking of the US Capitol Christmas Tree as it makes its way from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison National (GMUG) forests in Colorado to Washington, DC. For 50 years, the USDA […] More

Motiv Power Systems Receives Follow-up Order for Electric Delivery Trucks from Bimbo Bakeries USA After Successful Pilot

Motiv Power Systems announced a renewal of its partnership with Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU), the largest bakery in the United States. This follows a successful 12-month pilot of five Motiv-powered electric trucks that performed well […] More

Advantage Truck Group Expands Operations with Acquisition of Freightliner Trucks Franchise and Freightliner of New Hampshire Dealerships

Advantage Truck Group (ATG), Daimler Trucks North America dealer network in New England, announced it the completed acquisition of the Freightliner Trucks franchise of Freightliner of New Hampshire and its full-service dealerships in Lebanon and […] More

Active-duty and Veteran Military Invited to Receive a Free Meal on Veterans Day

TravelCenters of America Inc. invites active-duty military, veterans, and reservists to enjoy a complimentary meal on Veterans Day. Participating quick service restaurants and Country Pride and Iron Skillet locations will serve complimentary meals on Wednesday, […] More

Autocar’s DC-64D Work Truck is Perfect for Construction

In 1897, Autocar debuted its first work truck “Autocar No. 1,” a tricycle powered by a one-cylinder gasoline engine. The company that invented the American work truck now debuts an innovative new product line and […] More

Mack Trucks Adds Apple CarPlay, Updated Seats to Improve Driver Comfort, Productivity

Mack Trucks improves driver comfort and productivity with Apple CarPlay for Mack® infotainment and updated Mack Premium Comfort 2.0 seats in Mack Anthem®, Pinnacle™, and Granite® models. Both new features are now available for order. […] More

Continental Ships First Truck Tires from Clinton, Mississippi Plant

Continental shipped the first tires from its greenfield plant in Clinton, Mississippi, less than four years after the initial groundbreaking. The Clinton plant produces large truck and bus tires for the North American market. It […] More

Teletrac Navman Recharges the Market with New Electric Vehicle Fleet Solution

Teletrac Navman added a web-based automated AI tool to its suite of software solutions. This tool is aimed at supporting fleet operators with the shift to electric vehicles. Fleets want to adopt cleaner vehicles to […] More

Stertil-Koni Salutes Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, World Food Program, Launches Joint Fundraising Effort for WFP

Heavy-duty vehicle lift manufacturer Stertil-Koni saluted Nobel Peace Prize laureate, the World Food Program (WFP), in efforts to confront hunger. Stertil-Koni also announced a joint fundraising effort—working with its distributor network and employees across North America—to […] More

Winter Equipment Improves Patriot Steel Snowplow Cutting Edge System’s Wear Bar for Increased Durability and Longevity

Winter Equipment improved the wear bar on its Patriot® Steel Snowplow Cutting Edge System. The wear bar is a one-piece, high-quality, cast steel design with increased hardness filled with Winter® Carbide Matrix™. This provides up […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces CDL Discount

Hot Shot’s Secret announces a 10% discount applicable to all products on its website for qualified CDL drivers. Active duty and retired military and first responders already receive a Hot Shot’s Secret discount. Now US-based […] More

ROUSH CleanTech Deploys Class 6 Battery Electric Vehicles

ROUSH CleanTech will provide Penske Truck Leasing with all-new Ford F-650 battery electric vehicles for deployment across Southern California. “Penske has been expanding its battery electric fleet for the past several years,” says Paul Rosa, […] More

Fontaine Modification Certified to Install EZ Trac All-Wheel Drive Systems

Terra Drive Systems has named Fontaine Modification a certified installer of its EZ Trac® hydraulic all-wheel drive system. EZ Trac improves traction and maneuverability for on-highway and severe service vocational trucks without altering OEM cab […] More

Peterbilt Recognized for Outstanding Leadership Investment in Denton

The City of Denton, Texas, recognized Peterbilt Motors Company for Outstanding Leadership Investment in Denton for 2020. Peterbilt has been a member of the Denton community for 40 years. The Economic Development Partnership Board of […] More

NTEA Provides Update on Work Truck Week 2021

NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry announced it will not be possible to produce Work Truck Week in its traditional in-person format next year. The event, originally scheduled March 9–12, 2021, in […] More

Power Solutions International 8.8-L Ultra-low NOx Propane Engine Receives EPA Certification

Power Solutions International, Inc. (PSI) announced certification from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Air Resources Board (CARB). The EPA and CARB granted certification for PSI’s 8.8-L ultra-low nitrogen oxide (NOx) emission propane […] More

BYD Brings Zero-emission Refuse Collection to Sunshine State

BYD announced the City of Ocala, Florida, will add five Class 8 battery-electric refuse trucks to its fleet. This makes it one of the first cities in Florida to adopt BYD’s innovative zero-emission technology. The […] More

Spiffy Partners with SparkCharge to Deliver On-demand EV Charging

Get Spiffy, Inc. (Spiffy), an on-demand car care, technology, and services company, announced a partnership with SparkCharge to deliver on-demand electric vehicle charging. The Roadie portable charging system by SparkCharge fights a lack of EV […] More

Lightning Systems Renames Company Lightning eMotors, Expands to Meet Growing Demand for Medium-Duty Commercial EVs

Lightning Systems, provider of complete electrification solutions for commercial fleets, announced the expansion and new name of the company to Lightning eMotors, effective immediately. “When we originally selected Lightning Systems as our name, our product […] More

Peterbilt Announces New Four-year Contract with Sourcewell Cooperative Purchasing Program

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the award of a new four-year contract with Sourcewell. The contract provides Sourcewell members the opportunity to procure Peterbilt trucks while satisfying the requirements of the traditional bid process. The Sourcewell […] More

Graco to Host a Fluid Chat with Stories of Success with the Latest in Automatic Lubrication

Graco Inc. hosts a free fluid chat event showcasing customers’ successes using the latest in automatic lubrication equipment. Join Graco’s product experts on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at 10 am CT to be part of […] More

LSI Chemical Introduces TotalArmorW7

LSI Chemical introduces TotalArmorW7, a new winter blend diesel fuel aftermarket additive formulated to ensure complete operability in freezing temperatures while also improving other important characteristics of diesel fuel. TotalArmorW7 provides consistent winter operability and […] More

Mack Trucks Awarded Sourcewell Contract

Sourcewell, a cooperative purchasing agency awarded a contract to Mack Trucks. With the contract Sourcewell offers competitive pricing and volume discounts on Mack® trucks to over 50,000 public and governmental agencies. The contract allows Sourcewell […] More

EV Connect Partner Program to Deliver Best-in-class Electric Vehicle Charging

Building on the success of improving charge station reliability through its groundbreaking EV Charge Station (EVCS) Certification Program, EV Connect announced a new partner program to simplify charge station deployment, improve the ownership experience for […] More

JASPER Offers Remanufactured Ford 6.2-L Engine

Jasper Engines & Transmissions announces the availability of the Ford 6.2-L engine for the following applications: 2010-2014 Ford F-150/Raptor 2011-2019 Ford F-250/F350 2017-2020 Ford E-350/E450 2015-2020 Indmar Marine (Raptor Engine) One of the main objectives […] More

Volvo Group Named One of the 2020 World’s Best Workplaces by Great Place to Work and Fortune

The 25 World’s Best Workplaces stand out with exceptional employee experiences, high-trust relationships, and workplaces that are fair and equal. Given the historic challenges of the past year, The Volvo Group’s position is especially impressive. […] More

Yokohama Tire to Increase Prices on Commercial Truck Tires

Yokohama Tire Corporation announced a price increase of up to 6% on select commercial truck tires sold in the US. The price increase goes into effect December 1. This includes drive, all-position/steer, and trailer tires. […] More

AAMCO Announces Partnership with Fleetio

AAMCO, transmission specialists and a leader in total car care for nearly 60 years, joins forces with Fleetio, a modern fleet management provider that uses the latest web-based and mobile technology to reduce downtime and […] More

Reading Truck Group to Feature Aluminum Classic II in Upcoming Webinar

Reading Truck Group will feature the latest upgrades to its flagship aluminum service body, the Aluminum Classic II in its next installment of the new “Driving What’s Next” webinar series on October 22. Some models […] More

Fluid Truck Orders 600 Lightning Electric Vehicles

Lightning Systems, provider of electrification solutions for fleets, announced Fluid Truck will incorporate 600 Lightning Electric vehicles onto its platform. Availability starts in Q4 2020. Fluid Truck, a truck rental platform, empowers businesses to rent […] More

Kenworth and PacLease Offer Special Lease Financing for New Kenworth K270E and K370E Battery-Electric Vehicles

Kenworth and PacLease announce a special introductory lease program for the new Kenworth K270E and K370E battery-electric vehicles. The six-year lease features lower monthly payments in the first year, followed by a regular payment for […] More

CM Truck Beds Introduces New Hotshot Trucking Body

CM Truck Beds has added another innovation to its lineup with the debut of the specialized Hotshot model. CM designed this single-piece steel truck body for ultimate strength and durability. It features an industry-best hauling […] More

Seifert Takes Winning Bid on 2020 Trailer for a Cause Auction Benefitting the Lymphoma Research Foundation

Felling Trailers conducted its eighth annual online auction of an FT-3 drop deck utility trailer to benefit a non-profit organization. This year’s benefit recipient was the Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF). A bid of $4,650 won […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Everyday Diesel Treatment Now Available at AutoZone, O’Reilly Auto Parts, and Advance Auto Parts

One of Hot Shot’s Secret’s best sellers, Everyday Diesel Treatment (EDT), is now available in three new brick and mortar retail locations—AutoZone®, O’Reilly® Auto Parts, and Advance Auto Parts® nationwide. Additionally, EDT is available at over […] More

Marion Body Works Launches Express Body Program

Marion Body Works, manufacturer of commercial truck bodies, fire and emergency apparatus, custom cabs, and defense vehicles, launched the Marion Express Body Program for customers seeking stock body solutions with the fastest turn-around time in […] More

First Mack LR Electric Model Begins Service with New York City Department of Sanitation

Mack Trucks turned over keys to its Mack® LR Electric demonstration model to the New York City Department of Sanitation. The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) will put the truck through rigorous, real-world […] More

Employee-developed “Know & Go” Mobile App Debuts on 2021 Ram 1500 TRX

Ram Trucks announced the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX will be the first FCA vehicle to feature the new Know & Go mobile app. The app, pitched by a group of FCA employees during the company’s […] More

User-focused Heavy-duty Equipment Hauling Solution, Felling’s Low Pro Limited Tags

Felling Trailers, Inc. adds the Low Pro Limited to its deck-over tag model line. “Our engineers improved on our already award-winning design to create a heavy-duty, extremely user-focused construction tag trailer while incorporating all of […] More

Superior Signals’ Cold Weather LED Work Lights Now Available

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI) introduced a new line of LED work lights specifically designed for cold climates. In low temperature environments, the temperature control will increase light output, wattage, and current draw. The results are […] More

PERC Resource Highlights Maintenance Advantages of Propane Autogas

To highlight the ease of propane autogas vehicle maintenance, the Propane Education & Research Council released a new online resource for fleet owners interested in lowering their maintenance costs and downtime. “Propane autogas provides fleets […] More

Nikola Announces Leadership Transition

Nikola Corporation announced that Trevor Milton proposed to voluntarily step aside as executive chairman and from the board. The board appointed Stephen Girsky, former vice chairman of General Motors Co. and a member of Nikola’s […] More

Ram Launches Third Phase of US Armed Forces-inspired, Limited-edition ‘Built to Serve’ Trucks

Ram Truck announced production of the third installment of “Built to Serve Edition” trucks will begin next month at its Sterling Heights (Michigan) Assembly Plant. Ram celebrates America’s five land, sea, and air-based armed forces […] More

Mack LR Electric to Begin Production in 2021

Mack Trucks announced plans to commercialize the Mack® LR Electric, its refuse model equipped with a fully electric Mack drivetrain. Orders for the Mack LR Electric will open in Q4 2020 with deliveries beginning in […] More

Stertil-Koni Awarded Five-year GSA Contract Extension for Vehicle Material Handling Equipment

Stertil-Koni announced a five-year extension of its General Services Administration (GSA) contract for Vehicle Material Handling Equipment. The contract is effective through 2025 and includes Stertil-Koni’s portfolio of heavy-duty lifts, related accessories, as well as […] More

Fleetio Announces Addition of Discount Tire to Its Maintenance Provider Network

Fleetio, a fleet maintenance software platform, announced the addition of Discount Tire to its Maintenance Provider Network. Fleetio’s Maintenance Provider Network powers its Shop Integration feature, which automates third-party maintenance processes from repair order approvals […] More

Peterbilt Model 220EV Eligible for $95,000 CARB HVIP Voucher

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the 2020 Peterbilt Model 220EV is now eligible for the Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) program by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). All Peterbilt Model 220EVs sold to customers […] More

Webasto’s HFT 300 and HFT 600 Air Cleaners Feature Filtration to Battle Airborne Pathogens in Vehicles

Webasto North America announced the introduction of its HFT 300 and HFT 600 high-efficiency air cleaners. The lightweight, compact, cylindrical units use medical-grade HEPA-14 filtration media. Owners can install them almost anywhere inside vehicles and […] More

Volvo Trucks Salutes Professional Truck Drivers Leading United States’ Economic Recovery

Volvo Trucks North America celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, recognizing the industry’s 3.5 million professional drivers. Professional drivers serve as a lifeline, transporting food, fuel, medications, and other goods, especially this year under pandemic […] More

DanaAftermarket.com Features Instructional Video Series, Extensive Literature Library

Automotive professionals can learn to get the most of Dana Incorporated’s e-commerce platform with DanaAftermarket.com’s instructional videos. The website also features an extensive literature library that provides in-depth product attribute information. “For those new to […] More

Mopar Makes It Easy to ‘Step’ into Ram Truck

Mopar now offers multiple ways to enhance the functionality and utility of the Ram Truck lineup. The brand’s latest retractable center-mounted bed step further enhances Ram 1500’s exclusive multifunction tailgate. The factory-backed step offers customers cargo-access […] More

Snow, Ice, Sand and Mud: Kinedyne Enhanced Grip Link Tire Chains Help Trucks Go Farther

In recent years, many commercial truck tires have evolved to include a broader surface face and extra-deep treads. Kinedyne redesigned Grip Link tire chains to include additional links on the side chains as well as […] More

LSI Chemical Introduces ArcticArmor523 Cold Flow Improver for Diesel Fuel

LSI Chemical now offers a cold flow improver additive for any diesel or biodiesel blend to improve cold weather performance. This diesel fuel additive significantly improves the operation of any diesel engine in extreme temperatures. […] More

Worksport Provides Latest Updates on Additional TerraVis OEM Discussions and Private Label Revenue Growth

Responding to interest from its TerraVis™ solar panel, Worksport provided a general update to its audience of interested stakeholders. TerraVis provides users with a fully integrated, scalable cargo bed experience meeting owners’ needs as they […] More

America’s Aging Trailer Fleet Gets a Lift from Stertil-Koni Kingpin Crossbeam Adapter

As large trucking operators grapple with how to conserve costs associated with maintaining an extensive fleet of trailers in a lackluster economy, one cleverly engineered piece of equipment from bus lift and truck lift leader […] More

Ram 1500 and Heavy Duty Limited Night Editions Expand 2021 Ram Truck Lineup

For model year 2021, Ram Truck introduces new Limited Night Editions for Ram 1500 and Ram 2500/3500 Heavy Duty models. These models enhance the well-appointed Limited trim, offering buyers a wide selection of exterior appointments […] More

PRO-VISION Announces Acquisition of Zone Defense

Pro-Vision Video Systems, a leader in mobile video solutions, announced the completed acquisition of Zone Defense. Zone Defense specializes in the development, engineering, and manufacturing of advanced vision systems for the automotive and fleet industries. […] More

Worksport Enters into $70 Million OEM Agreement for TerraVis with US Based EV Truck Manufacturer

Worksport Ltd (Formerly Franchise Holdings International Ltd), announces more details from its late-stage agreement. The agreement, presently in active negotiations, to supply the Worksport TerraVis tonneau cover system with solar power integration to a US-based […] More

SSI Introduces Snowplow Blade Lights

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI) unveils its LED snowplow light collection. Included among that offering is the LED04 Series. Bringing you lights developed with the latest technology, SSI wants to help you prepare for anything Mother […] More

Planet Underground Joins The Utility Expo’s Orbit

Planet Underground, provider of information about underground utility safety, and The Utility Expo join forces. The collaboration brings the “Roundtable Live!” event to Louisville every other year as “The Jobsite, presented by Planet Underground.” The […] More

Peterson’s 358 Series adds Surface-mount Versatility to its LED Interior Lighting

Peterson Manufacturing expanded its line of USA-made LED interior lighting with the new 358 Series. The 358 Series is a lower-profile, flat-back bar light. It is ideal for surface mounting to any trailer center ceiling, […] More

Peterbilt and PacLease Offer Special Lease Financing for Model 220EV

Peterbilt announces a special introductory lease offer on the Peterbilt Model 220EV through PacLease. The six year lease features a lower monthly payment for the first year. Then it transitions to a regular payment for […] More

Mack Highlights Features, Benefits of Mack MD Series for Customers during Virtual Event

Mack Trucks recently hosted a virtual deep-dive session about the Mack® MD Series of medium-duty trucks for more than 300 people who represented more than 200 different municipalities and companies, as well as their Mack […] More

Leadership Panel on the State of the Fleet Industry Takes Place at NAFA’s Virtual I&E

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA), the vehicle fleet industry’s largest membership association, announces a can’t-miss I&E general session spotlighting fleets’ purpose and challenges both for today and tomorrow. Registration for the 2020 Virtual Institute & […] More

Spiffy Brings Fleet Management Solutions to Six New Markets

Get Spiffy, Inc. (SpiffyⓇ), an on-demand car care, technology, and services company, announced its expansion into six new markets. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Spiffy has continued to grow its mobile car care operations throughout the […] More

Navistar Announces Partnership with In-Charge Energy to Provide Charging Infrastructure and Consulting Services for Electric Vehicle Customers

Navistar announced its NEXT eMobility Solutions business unit signed a master services agreement with In-Charge Energy. In-Charge, an energy solutions company, will provide charging infrastructure and consulting services to Navistar and its electric vehicle customers. […] More

Lightning Systems Lowers Prices of Electric Powertrains While Adding, Enhancing Features

Lightning Systems will lower prices of 2021 battery and fuel cell electric vehicles by 10-50% for Class 3-8 vehicles. In addition to lower prices, zero-emission vehicles from Colorado’s Lightning Systems also will have new features, including: […] More

Link Introduces ROI Cabmate Aftermarket Kits for Top Makes and Models

Link Mfg., Ltd. announced the availability of aftermarket kits for its ROI Cabmate Semi-Active Cab Suspension. Link designed and engineered the kits to replace factory-installed suspensions with intelligent cab suspensions featuring Road Optimized Innovation (ROI) […] More

OnStar Business Solutions is the New Hub for All Things Fleet Management

AdOnStar takes its more than 20 years of safety and security expertise and expands its offerings to meet the needs of fleet managers and small business owners in a new, more seamless way. Available now, […] More

New Kinedyne Video Series Teaches the Basics of Cargo Securement

What type of strap is required to secure construction materials? What does a winch do, and why is it important? And what key components make up a tarp tie? Finally, how do you choose the […] More

Kenworth Introduces New Options for T270 and T370 Medium-duty Conventional Trucks

Kenworth offers new options for Kenworth T270 and T370 medium-duty conventional trucks. Kenworth approved the roll-back flatbed body for use with the Kenworth AG210L single-axle rear suspension on the T270 and T370. The Kenworth AG210L […] More

New Mack® MD Series to be Supported by Best-in-Class Body Builder Resources

Mack Trucks announced that its extensive body builder resources will also support the Mack® MD Series. This ensures the same unmatched level of support provided for its Class 8 vehicles. The Mack Body Builder Support […] More

Motiv Power Systems Secures $15 Million in Funding from GMAG Holdings Corp.

Motiv Power Systems, a company delivering all-electric chassis with a proven software platform for the electrification of medium-duty trucks and buses, announced it has secured $15 million of additional funding from GMAG Holdings Corp. The […] More

Teletrac Navman Launches Next Generation AI-Based Real-Time, Predictive Telematics Platform – TN360

Teletrac Navman announced the release of its next generation solution TN360. Powered by artificial intelligence, TN360 delivers telematics functionalities in real time, providing businesses with simplified, smart, predictive, and actionable insights. “The digital transformation of […] More

Introducing TerraVis: The Solar Panel Tonneau Cover

Worksport™ launched a new website releasing information on a brand new tonneau cover system with solar power integration. The site is now home to information on the TerraVis™ system—a platform for versatile and cost-effective solar […] More

Lubrication Specialties Inc. Forms LSI Chemical®

Due to explosive growth in sales in multiple markets of LSI’s performance additives and oils and custom lubricant solutions for industrial clients, Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI) announced LSI Chemical®. The mission is to become an […] More

Third-party Testing Reveals Significant Fuel Savings Using Michelin Energy Guard Combined with X One Tires

Independent third-party certified fuel-economy testing by Mesilla Valley Transportation Solutions (MVTS) confirmed that the MICHELIN® Energy Guard system coupled with a Michelin X One tire package demonstrated a combined fuel savings of 17.01 gallons/1000 miles1. […] More

Red Hook Terminals to Deploy Largest Electric Truck Fleet on US East Coast

Red Hook Terminals ordered 10 BYD 8Y all-electric yard tractors from BYD’s local truck dealer, Hudson County Motors. This zero-emission fleet will deploy at Red Hook Terminal’s intermodal yard in Port Newark, New Jersey. It […] More

New Tritium DC Fast Charger Powers Electric Vehicles to 80% in 15 Minutes

Electric vehicle (EV) charging is now closer to the speed of a gas station visit with Tritium’s DC fast charger. The RT175-S smart charging system powers EVs to an 80% charge in 15 minutes on […] More

Peterbilt Model 220EV Now Available for Customer Orders

Peterbilt announced the Model 220EV is now available for customer orders. Future owners can configure the Model 220EV through the SmartSpec® sales tool and order at a dealership. The brand expects customer deliveries to start […] More

Navistar Announces New Facility for Its NEXT eMobility Solutions Business Unit in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Navistar announced a new facility in Rochester Hills, Michigan, which will house its NEXT eMobility Solutions business unit. The building, about 30 miles north of Detroit, will serve as the technical lead location for NEXT. […] More

Peterbilt Wins Two Manufacturing Leadership Council Awards

Peterbilt Motors Company received two prestigious Manufacturing Leadership Awards from the National Association of Manufacturers. The awards recognized the plant’s leadership in manufacturing as well as Peterbilt’s efforts in diversity. The Association awarded the Operational […] More

Valvoline Launches Premium Blue One Solution Gen2, Enhancing Multi-Engine Heavy Duty Innovation

Valvoline announced the launch of Valvoline™ Premium Blue One Solution™ Gen2. This is the brand’s second iteration of its heavy-duty engine oil first released in 2018. Valvoline developed the new Premium Blue One Solution Gen2 […] More

Miller Releases New Wireless Interface Control for Engine Drives

Miller Electric Mfg. LLC announced the release of Wireless Interface Control as an option on Trailblazer® and Big Blue® welder/generators. Wireless Interface Control provides full control of the machine in the operator’s hand, so they […] More

Worksport Announces Launch for TerraVis Solar Charging System for Pickup Trucks

Worksport Ltd (Formerly Franchise Holdings International Ltd) announces the global launch of its TerraVis™ System. The add-on solar accessory will electrify conventional trucks and provide a meaningful charge for electric pickups and other light trucks. […] More

Electrical Contractor Adds FT-6Rs to Fleet, Allows for Optimal Equipment Use

Southland Electric, Inc. is a San Diego based commercial and industrial electrical contractor that serves the Southern California region. The company does electrical work for Cox Cable, San Diego City Schools, San Diego Gas & […] More

Michelin Introduces Digital Services Platform

In 2018, Michelin created its Services and Solutions division addressing business challenges and providing innovative solutions for sustainable connected mobility. In support, Michelin introduces its cloud-based platform—MAESTROTM—creating a stronger, more effective relationship between service providers, […] More

Mack Dealer Vanguard Increases Footprint with Opening of Georgetown, Texas, Facility

Mack Trucks dealer Vanguard Truck Centers recently opened a new facility in Georgetown, Texas. This expands the Centers’ sales and service support for the rapidly growing region north of Austin, Texas. The 19,288 sq-ft facility […] More

Peterbilt’s Denton Plant Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Peterbilt’s Denton, Texas, manufacturing plant celebrates its 40th year of operation. Since its beginnings in August 1980, Peterbilt’s Denton plant has become the main manufacturing facility for the brand. The Denton plant was built with […] More

Octillion Power Systems Debuts New EV Battery-Leasing Plan

Octillion Power Systems, provider of advanced lithium-ion storage systems for electric mobility, announced a new demonstrator program for battery leasing. The program allows fleet customers to lease batteries when they purchase vehicles. Under the program, […] More

Wallwork Kenworth – Williston Relocates to New Full-Service Dealership

Wallwork Kenworth relocated its current Williston, North Dakota, operation to a larger full-service facility. The goal of the move is to meet the growing demand for Kenworth trucks and services in Western North Dakota. The […] More

NTEA’s Green Truck Association Celebrates 10 Years

Green Truck Association (GTA), an NTEA affiliate division, commemorates its 10th anniversary this year. Since its establishment in 2010, GTA has made significant strides in improving work truck efficiency and productivity through the development and […] More

Stertil-Koni Continues Support of New York-based Bailey’s Café with Additional $5,000 Donation

Stertil-Koni has continued its support of Brooklyn, New York-based Bailey’s Café, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, with an additional $5,000 donation. The funds support a collaborative, creative, and enriching summer program that engages young people […] More

Kenworth TruckTech+ Adds Remote Diagnostics Extended Subscription Option for Medium-duty Conventional Models

Kenworth TruckTech+® Remote Diagnostics now offers an extended subscription coverage option. New Kenworth medium-duty conventional models equipped with PACCAR PX-7 and PACCAR PX-9 engines are eligible for the option. Fleets and operators receive Kenworth TruckTech+ […] More

Phoenix Motorcars Deploys Electric Cargo Truck to Service Family Owned Business in Sacramento

Phoenix Motorcars, manufacturer of medium-duty all-electric buses and trucks, delivered its first ZEUS 500 Electric Cargo Truck to C&V Contractors. The Sacramento Emergency Clean Air & Transportation Grant Program (SECAT) funded the deployment. The deployment […] More

IPA Launches Innovative Specialty Blow-Gun Set

Products of America® (IPA®) introduced three new, innovative, and versatile blow guns in a three-piece Specialty Blow-Gun Assortment (#8055). The BlowBack™ Gun cleans debris from the bottom of a bolt hole and out of all […] More

Lightning Systems Launches New Energy Division to Provide Charging Solutions for Fleets

Lightning Systems, a developer and manufacturer of zero-emission commercial electric vehicles, announced the launch of Lightning Energy. Lightning Energy is a division of the Colorado-based company that offers charging technologies and services to commercial and […] More

Peterbilt Dealers Focus on Service to Help Drive Uptime

To eliminate downtime, Peterbilt dealerships continually increase their focus on delivering a level of service that is a class above. Peterbilt dealers invest in growing service abilities through new locations, upgraded facilities, remodels, and expanded […] More

Holman Enterprises Announces Partnership with Lordstown Motors

Holman Enterprises, a global automotive services organization, announced a new partnership with Lordstown Motors, an Ohio-based original equipment manufacturer of all-electric, light-duty fleet vehicles. The partnership will help introduce the Lordstown Endurance™, an all-electric commercial […] More

Mack MD Series Trucks Begin to Roll Off Line at RVO in Preparation for Full Production

Mack Trucks began production of its MD Series trucks at its Roanoke Valley Operations (RVO) facility in Roanoke Valley, Virginia. Full production of the Mack MD Series is scheduled to begin September 1, 2020. Pictured […] More

Jersey City to Receive First Electric Refuse Trucks

Hudson County Motors and BYD announced they will provide all-electric refuse trucks to the City of Jersey City, New Jersey. These will be the first all-electric refuse trucks on the US East Coast capable of […] More

Nikola Corporation Breaks Ground on Coolidge Multi-Product Factory 4.0 Manufacturing Facility

Nikola Corporation is one step closer to bringing a 1 million-sq-ft manufacturing facility to Coolidge, Arizona. An official groundbreaking ceremony was held on July 23 on its approximate 430-acre parcel. The ceremony included speakers from […] More

SmartDrive Introduces SmartSense for Speeding for Conditions and Sitting Duck to Address Emerging Areas of Concern for Fleet Safety

SmartDrive Systems announced the release of SmartSense™ for Speeding for Conditions and SmartSense for Sitting Duck. This offering features never-before-available capabilities to support and protect drivers. Tested by nationally recognized fleets, these intelligent driver-assist offerings […] More

Stertil-Koni Compressed Air Piping System Boosts Productivity for Techs Using Pneumatic Tools while Operating Heavy-duty Vehicle Lifts

Maintenance technicians using Stertil-Koni 4-Post and SKYLIFT platform lifts increasingly turn to the company’s Compressed Air-in-Platform Kit to boost productivity. Here’s how it works: The compressed air piping system from bus lift and truck lift […] More

FCA and Waymo Further Expand Autonomous Driving Technology Partnership and Sign Exclusive Agreement for Light Commercial Vehicles

FCA and Waymo announced they have taken the next steps in the expansion of their successful autonomous driving technology partnership. Waymo will work exclusively with FCA to develop and test Class 1-3 commercial vehicles for […] More

Reading Truck Group Launches Mid-duty Master Mechanic Series Crane Body

Reading Truck Group announced the addition of the new Master Mechanic 20-Series (MM 20-Series) to its crane body lineup. Reading designed the MM20-Series to equip Class 3 to 5 chassis with up to 4,000 lbs […] More

Neste Opens Four Fueling Stations to Benefit West Coast Businesses

Neste, producer of renewable diesel, announced it opened four new fueling stations in California, providing greater accessibility to renewable diesel. The fueling stations are open 24/7 and provide a seamless and quick customer experience. Neste […] More

JASPER Offers Remanufactured Chrysler 5.7L Hemi MDS-Delete Engine

Jasper Engines & Transmissions announced the availability of the Chrysler 5.7L Hemi MDS-Delete engine. It is available for 2009 to 2014 Ram 1500. However, this engine is currently not for sale or use in California. […] More

Isuzu Now Has Dealerships in All 50 States

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. welcomed its newest dealership, located in Casper, Wyoming. As a result of the addition of Isuzu Truck of Wyoming, the company now has dealerships in all 50 states. The […] More

Felling 2020 Trailer for a Cause Auction Dates Set for September

Felling Trailers conducts its eighth annual online auction of an FT-3 drop deck utility trailer to benefit a nonprofit organization. Lymphoma Research Foundation is the 2020 recipient. Felling Trailers wants to generate awareness about lymphoma […] More

Volvo Trucks’ Virtual Walk-Arounds Enable Customers to Review Truck Models Live and in High Definition

The Volvo Trucks Customer Center in Dublin, Virginia, will conduct live presentations of new Volvo Trucks models via video conference. This is due to physical distancing and travel restrictions currently in place due to COVID-19. […] More

Autocar to Produce Six New Advanced Safety Features for Refuse Driver Safety

Autocar commits to producing a tool that not only protects your greatest asset, your drivers, but also enables them to do the rough work the work truck industry requires with safety, comfort, and efficiency. With […] More

NAFA’s 2020 Institute & Expo Virtual Conference Opens Registration

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) announces open registration for the 2020 Institute & Expo (I&E) Virtual Conference, September 14-17. Register now. NAFA pivoted from an in-person event to an online model. This was to ensure […] More

EV Connect Partners with Greenlots to Enable Access to EV Charging Stations across North America

To improve the electric vehicle (EV) driver experience, EV Connect and Greenlots, a member of the Shell Group, have announced the completion of the driver roaming integration between the companies’ charging networks. EV Connect smartphone […] More

Fisker Inc. to List on NYSE through Merger with Apollo-affiliated Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp.

Fisker Inc. and Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. (Spartan) (NYSE: SPAQ), a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, Inc. (NYSE: APO) (together with its subsidiaries, “Apollo”), announced a definitive agreement that […] More

Leading OEMs Present New Model Year Updates at NTEA’s Virtual Truck Product Conference

Major chassis manufacturers will share the latest commercial vehicle updates at NTEA’s 2020 Truck Product Conference. This virtual, multi-day conference will be held Tuesday, September 22 through Thursday, September 24, 2020. Attendees can gain insights […] More

Coxreels Offers a Variety of Stainless Steel

Coxreels® offers various stainless steel grade choices to its customers, ideally servicing exact specification needs. Coxreels offers complete stainless steel reels and powder-coated steel reels with stainless steel fluid paths. Now customers can choose between […] More

Marion Body Works Seeking Accountable, Creative Employees

Marion Body Works, national manufacturer of commercial truck bodies, fire and emergency apparatus, custom cabs, and defense vehicles, seeks top talent to support its growing customer base. Marion calls on innovative individuals who can uphold […] More

SKF Recognized as a Supplier of the Year by American Axle & Manufacturing

American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) recognized SKF as a Supplier of the Year for 2019 at AAM’s 26th Annual Supplier Day, held virtually from Detroit. AAM recognized SKF for continued and consistent exceptional performance. The […] More

McLane Deploys Zero-Emission Class 8 Trucks Further Reducing Carbon Footprint

Orange EV and McLane Company, Inc. announced the deployment of Orange EV T-Series pure-electric terminal trucks to the McLane Foodservice distribution center in Riverside, California. Deploying heavy-duty zero-emission vehicles furthers McLane’s Green Advantage initiatives to […] More

Navistar Partners with Samsara to Deliver Integrated Fleet Solution

Navistar has partnered with fleet management solutions provider Samsara. Since pioneering OnCommand® Connection, an open-architecture, all-makes remote diagnostics solution, Navistar has committed to delivering simplified, powerful solutions for customers. The partnership allows International customers to seamlessly […] More

SSI Expands Inventory with SY4435-A

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI), announces the introduction of the SY4435-A. The addition of the SY4435-A, a stop/tail/turn light, is just one way SSI grows its offering to meet customers’ needs. While it may look like […] More

Optronics Presents Smart, Dimmable, Super-Bright, Ultra-Thin Opti-Brite Diamond Series LED Interior Lamps

Optronics International, a leading manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, unveiled its new Opti-Brite Diamond Series LED Interior Lamps. The thin, surface-mount lamps are dimmable and […] More

Work Truck Solutions Provides Members of the NTEA with Free Services

Work Truck Solutions launched a program with the National Truck and Equipment Association (NTEA). In 2020, body and equipment manufacturers and distributors that are active NTEA members get free services from Work Truck Solutions. These […] More

SSI Goes Big with Thinnest LED Module Yet

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI), announces the arrival of the TLP6 and TLP12 LED modules. The TLP6 and TLP12 LED modules bring a big punch of light in a small package. These modules feature an ultra-thin […] More

Yokohama Tire’s New 714R Regional Pickup/Delivery Tire Now on Sale

Yokohama Tire’s all-new 714R™ will deliver year-round. Engineered for urban pick-up/delivery applications, the open shoulder drive tire is available in sizes 225/70R19.5 (14) and 245/70R19.5 (16). The 714R first debuted at the TMC show in […] More

NAFA Announces Virtual 2020 Institute & Expo

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) announced its 2020 Institute & Expo will be an interactive, virtual experience from September 14-17. Amidst the uncertainty about events and travel restrictions due to COVID-19, NAFA pivoted from September’s […] More

Propane Council Introduces Online Resource Database for Fleets, Service Technicians

The Propane Education & Research Council created online learning resources with educational information about propane autogas for fleets and service technicians that are returning to work after recent shutdowns while navigating through new challenges. “The […] More

Nikola Badger Preorders Open June 29 at 11 am ET

In February 2020, Nikola Corporation, leader in zero-emissions and infrastructure solutions, made industry headlines when it announced its entry into the electric pick-up market with its advanced electric pickup, Nikola Badger, designed to outperform pickups […] More

Felling Acquires 2-Cell Gantry Robot, Increasing Production Efficiencies

In the fall of 2019, Felling acquired a 2-Cell Gantry Robot with Fanuc R-100iC Robotic Arms. The Gantry Robot addition helps to reduce lead times by increasing production capabilities and efficiencies. “Our (Felling Trailers’) goal […] More

EV Connect, Trillium Announce Completion of California’s Central Valley Electric Highway

Electric vehicle drivers traveling through California’s Central Valley now have more than 150 miles of State Highway 99 supported by fast-charging stations at three Love’s Travel Stops. The expansion is a result of a partnership […] More

DC Public Works Expands Biodiesel Truck Fleet with Optimus Technologies’ Advanced Fuel Systems

The Washington DC Department of Public Works (DPW) increased its number of fleet vehicles running on renewable pure biodiesel (B100). The Department achieved this by installing Optimus Technologies’ Vector System onto 17 new refuse trucks. […] More

Runnion Equipment Expands Knapheide Product Line

Runnion Equipment Company grew its product line by expanding its Knapheide body offerings. Runnion Equipment has used Knapheide bodies for its National Crane boom trucks and Palfinger knucklebooms for many years. Now, with its recent expansion, […] More

Kenworth T880 and W990 Add WABCO OnGuardACTIVE as Option

Kenworth now offers WABCO OnGuardACTIVE™ as an option for the Kenworth T880 and W990. OnGuardACTIVE is a driver assistance system that helps drivers mitigate or avoid rear-end collisions and provides adaptive cruise control (ACC). The […] More

Motiv Power Systems Delivers Nine Electric Box Trucks to Community Resource Project

Motiv Power Systems, a sustainable technology company delivering all-electric chassis with a proven software platform for the electrification of medium-duty trucks and buses, announced the deployment of nine electric box trucks with Community Resource Project […] More

SSI Expands Inventory with 53-inch Light Bar

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI) announces the addition of the SYLRLB-53 to its selection of light bars. This light bar is 53-inches long and a little under 5-inches wide. It features 20 replaceable LED modules and […] More

New York City Department of Sanitation Braves Unknowns to Keep City Safe, Clean during the Coronavirus Pandemic

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) truly is a department that never sleeps; it’s evident through the extreme circumstances it has had to manage during the coronavirus pandemic. Refuse and recycling collection continues, […] More

Volvo Trucks Partners with Galfab and Fontaine Modification to Streamline Installation of Roll-Off Bodies

Volvo Trucks North America announces a collaboration between Galfab and Fontaine Modification. The collaboration makes roll-off bodies available for installation at the Fontaine Modification facility near the Volvo facility in Dublin, Virginia. The process enables […] More

Mack Trucks Partners with Life is Good to #ThankATrucker

Mack Trucks partnered with Life is Good to offer a limited-edition, #ThankATrucker Mack® T-shirt with proceeds benefiting the St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund (SCF). SCF is a nonprofit offering financial assistance to ill or injured […] More

Winter Equipment Encourages Early Orders of Snowplow Equipment to Avoid Shortages

Winter Equipment encourages early orders of snowplow equipment in order to avoid shortages brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. As demand for snowplow equipment typically increases in late summer, some expect delivery times to also […] More

Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks Offer New Geotab Telematics Package for Fleets and Drivers

Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America announce a partnership with Geotab. The partnership offers an integrated, factory-fit telematics solution and best-in-class technology platform, providing comprehensive management, diagnostics, compliance, and driver support. “Geotab Connected by […] More

SSI Introduces the LED3200T Series Worklight

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI) announced the arrival of the LED3200T worklight series. This small LED work light, at just 7.09-inches long, 2.18-inches high, and 1.5-inchs deep, can fit into tight places. It has a total […] More

Kenworth Sales Company – Las Vegas Relocates to Newly Constructed Facility

Kenworth Sales Company – Las Vegas relocated its full-service dealership to a larger, newly constructed facility. The new location and facility will help meet increasing customer demands due to growth in the greater Las Vegas […] More

Mack Trucks’ Customers Take Starring Role in 2021 Mack Calendar

The truck lineup for the 2021 Mack Trucks Calendar is set after thousands of Mack fans cast their vote on Mack social channels to choose winners in six categories. Each winner will receive a professional […] More

Volvo Trucks Deploys First Pilot All-Electric VNR Truck at TEC Equipment in Southern California

Volvo Trucks North America deployed its first pilot VNR Electric truck in California. The pilot is part of the Volvo LIGHTS (Low Impact Green Heavy Transport Solutions) project. Volvo’s LIGHTS project is a collaboration with […] More

Coxreels Offers Dual Hydraulic Reels

Coxreels®’ dual hydraulic reels, designed for use with hydraulic tools and accessories, are offered in two configurations; the MPD and the TDMP series. As with most Coxreels spring rewind reels, the dual hydraulic reels feature […] More

New Video Showcases What’s Next for Propane Autogas: Renewable Propane

In an effort to showcase the zero-emissions outlook of propane autogas, the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) unveiled a new video highlighting renewable propane: the energy source for fleets now and into the future. […] More

ARI Set to Launch Virtual Learning and Webinar Series on June 16

ARI®, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announced a four-part, interactive virtual learning and webinar series that provides comprehensive fleet management strategies intended to help organizations respond to […] More

Samsara Launches Integrated Fleet Management Solution for Ford Vehicles

Samsara announced a new integration with Ford Commercial Solutions as part of a continued effort to unlock the power of embedded telematics data for fleet customers. This launch ushers in a turnkey integration between Samsara and […] More

Bridgestone Launches Bandag MaxTread Line for Commercial Fleets

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. announced the introduction of the new Bandag MaxTread line designed to deliver reliability comparable to new tires1. The Bandag MaxTread line features quality Bandag retreads as a standalone, single unit tire solution, […] More

Northwest Equipment Sales Opens Mack Dealership in Burbank, Washington

Mack Trucks dealer Northwest Equipment Sales opened its fourth location, Tri-Cities, based in Burbank, Washington. The new facility will serve one of the fastest growing areas of Washington State. It will also extend Mack’s sales […] More

Ram Launches Second Phase of US Armed Forces-inspired, Limited-edition ‘Built to Serve’ Trucks

Ram Truck announced production of the second installment of the “Built to Serve Edition” trucks at its Sterling Heights (Michigan) Assembly Plant. Ram celebrates America’s armed forces branches with “Built to Serve Editions” of its […] More

Cooper Tire Unveils Two Roadmaster Tires for Van and Local Delivery Trucks

Cooper Tire’s introduced two new tires to its Roadmaster brand. This introduction bolsters its presence in “final mile,” pick-up and delivery, and emergency vehicle tire segment. The Roadmaster RM257™ drive and Roadmaster RM170+™ steer, both 19.5-inch […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Rebrands Transmission Stiction Eliminator to Shift Restore

Hot Shot’s Secret announces the immediate rebranding of Transmission Stiction Eliminator to Shift Restore. The brand selected the new name for the popular transmission additive as it more accurately describes the product’s primary consumer benefit […] More

Stertil-Koni Debuts Portable Air Over Hydraulic Jack for Field Use with 25-Ton Capacity

Stertil-Koni introduced its first portable air over hydraulic jack—ideal for servicing vehicles in the maintenance bay or on the road. Weighing only 60 lbs, the Model SKB25-2 is a lightweight, two-stage workhorse. Model SKB25-2 has […] More

Webinar on Creating Efficiencies, Eliminating Downtime, and Saving Money

Graco Inc., manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, hosts a free webinar discussing the benefits of simplifying fleet maintenance practices with on-vehicle automatic lubrication and high-quality in-shop fluid handling equipment. Register to learn how Graco’s lubrication […] More

InPower’s Latest Start/Stop Control Module Developed for Diesel GM/Navistar CV Vehicles

InPower developed the SS-GM-02 Start/Stop High Idle Control Module for chassis engine control for diesel-equipped General Motors and Navistar vehicles. The module is for 2019 and newer General Motors C2500 to C6500 and Navistar CV […] More

The Utility Expo is More than Just a New Name

John Rozum, show director of The Utility Expo (formerly known as ICUEE), shares a message to past and future attendees of the second-largest trade show in the US.   What started in 1964 in Elburn, […] More

PACCAR Parts Opens New Parts Distribution Center in Las Vegas

PACCAR Parts announced the opening of a new 250,000-sq-ft parts distribution center (PDC) in Las Vegas, Nevada. The facility, including a 20,000-sq-ft small parts mezzanine, opened in May, increasing parts availability and uptime to dealers […] More

Yokohama Tire Launches New All-position 504C Radial Tire

Yokohama Tire rolled out a new all-position radial tire, the 504C™. Yokohama engineered the 504C  with an undertread that handles the punishment of on- and off-highway applications. The 504C replaces Yokohama’s MY507™ and is available […] More

Stellar Industries Celebrates 30 Years of Innovation

Stellar Industries, Inc., celebrated its 30th anniversary on Saturday, May 9. In the midst of today’s uncertainties, the manufacturer took a moment to recognize three decades of innovation that powers productivity. Three ambitious entrepreneurs, Francis […] More

Coxreels Shipping Program

As a result of customer feedback, Coxreels launched its “Coxreels Ship Ready” program. The brand’s desire and commitment to provide its customers with the highest level of quality reels is paramount. Just as important, is […] More

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. Discontinues New Truck Sales in US and Canadian Markets

After a reevaluation by Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) in the US and Canada, MFTBC made the decision to shift to a service-focused operation. In addition to this shift, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces Ford 6-L and 6.4-L PowerStroke Quick Install Frantz Bypass Oil Filter System

Hot Shot’s Secret introduces a quick-install Frantz Bypass Filter System for the Ford 6-L and 6.4-L PowerStroke. The system installs in five minutes and removes up to 96% of all wear particles from engine oil. […] More

Stertil-Koni Debuts Customizable “G-Series” Heavy-duty Mobile Column Lifts with Customer-specified Pick-up Points

Heavy-duty bus lift and truck lift leader Stertil-Koni announced the launch of its new “G-Series” Mobile Column Lifts. Stertil-Koni engineered the “G-Series” to solve the challenge of applications that demand special lifting adapter configurations with […] More

Info on How to Buy and Use a Car Lift on Updated Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) Website

In keeping with its mission to promote the safe design, construction, installation, service, inspection, and use of vehicle lifts, the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) updated its website, www.autolift.org, to provide more resources to lift owners, […] More

Fuel-efficient Firestone Drive Tire Provides All-Weather Dependability and Helps Lower Costs for Commercial Trucking Fleets

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. announced the release of the Firestone FD692 drive tire, offering fleets a fuel-efficient, SmartWay-verified and California Air Resources Board (CARB) compliant tire backed by the Firestone brand. Bridgestone engineered the tire with […] More

Peterbilt of Louisiana Group Opens New Dealership Location

The Peterbilt of Louisiana Group opens a new full service Peterbilt dealership in Gray, Louisiana. The new dealership is located along Highway 90 and Highway 316 at 325 Service Road Southwest. With its well-positioned location, […] More

Stertil-Koni Expands Heavy-Duty Shop Equipment Line with Models Engineered for Military Applications

Heavy-duty lift manufacturer Stertil-Koni announced the expansion of its heavy-duty shop equipment for servicing and repairing military vehicles. The company engineered the new products to perform flawlessly in the rigorous and demanding realm of military […] More

WAI Premium Alternators for Heavy Duty

WAI strives to meet the ever-changing needs of its customers in the heavy-duty market. This includes its commitment to be “first-to-market” with the latest coverage for 100% new heavy-duty alternators. WAI’s complete line of alternators […] More

Stertil-Koni Wheel Dolly Spurs Efforts to Minimize Back Injuries in Vehicle Maintenance Facilities, Boost Efficiency across North America

Statistics show that 80% of adults will experience a back injury in their lifetime. Additionally, statistics show that more than one million back injuries are sustained in the workplace each year. Yet one apparatus in […] More

Volta Power Systems Partners with Stellar Industries to Reduce Idling on Utility Service and Work Trucks with Li-ion Auxiliary Power System

As 23 states across the US continue to strengthen enforcement of anti-idling regulations to improve urban air quality, Volta Power Systems partnered with Stellar Industries to provide lithium-ion power systems that reduce idling from fleet […] More

JASPER Opens 50th Branch in Visalia, California

Jasper Engines & Transmissions opened a branch location in Visalia, California, to better serve the businesses and communities of the San Joaquin Valley. Situated between Fresno and Bakersfield, JASPER’s newest branch is located at 7940 […] More

Rasmussen Group Deploys SmartDrive 360 Safety Program to Reduce Accidents

SmartDrive Systems, a video-based safety and transportation intelligence platform, announced that The Rasmussen Group deployed the SmartDrive® video-based safety program with SmartDrive 360 and Extended Recording in two of its subsidiary companies, Concrete Supply and JMT Trucking. “Safety is a top priority […] More

Jasper Holdings, Inc. Announces ESOP Share Value

Associate-owner shareholders in the Jasper Holdings, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) were treated to another record-setting share value on May 5. JASPER® distributed a total of $17,097,741 in new shares to over 2,500 eligible […] More

Kienstra Ready-Mix Concrete Reports Reductions in At-fault Risks after 18 Months with SmartDrive

SmartDrive Systems, provider of video-based safety and transportation intelligence, announced that Kienstra Ready-Mix Concrete has experienced a reduction in at-fault collisions since rolling out the SmartDrive® video-based safety program in 2018. In addition to the […] More

Peterbilt Launches New Website to Recruit Next Generation of Service Technicians

Peterbilt Motors Company announces the launch of Peterbilt.tech, a website created solely to help individuals interested in a rewarding career as a Peterbilt service technician at one of Peterbilt’s over 400 dealer locations. Just as […] More

ICUEE Is Now The Utility Expo

When utility professionals converge in Louisville September 28-30, 2021, they will find more education, more equipment manufacturers, and service providers. At this place, everything will have the utility industry in mind, and now with a […] More

PRO-VISION Releases New Hybrid HD DVR for Commercial Fleets

PRO-VISION® Video Systems announced the release of its new 900 Series™ Hybrid HD DVR. The series combines 1080p HD recording and observation technology in one device for video coverage on commercial vehicles. The PRO-VISION 900 […] More

AMPLY Power Secures $13.2 Million to Unlock Electric Charging Infrastructure for Commercial Fleets

As cities and corporations accelerate their adoption of electric trucks and buses, AMPLY Power, a leader in charging solutions for fleets, has secured $13.2 million in financing from Soros Fund Management and Siemens Financial Services. […] More

TruckIT Launches New Web and Mobile App Platform Built for the Heavy Civil Supply Chain

TruckIT, a leading construction technology firm specializing in dispatching and electronic ticketing solutions, launched a comprehensive upgrade to its technology suite. The UI/UX redesign of the web portal and mobile app contains enhancements and features. […] More

Stertil-Koni Launches Heavy-Duty Shop Equipment Initiative

Heavy-duty bus lift and truck lift leader, Stertil-Koni, announced its launch of a new Shop Equipment initiative. The initiative broadens its product offerings in support of large-scale vehicle service and repair facilities across the US […] More

Spireon Wins 2020 Excellence in Customer Service Award

Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, announced it was named a winner of the 2020 Excellence in Customer Service Award, presented by Business Intelligence Group. Spireon won in the Organization of the Year category as it commits […] More

Polygon Announces PolySlide Composite Tubing for Pneumatic, Hydraulic Cylinders

Polygon Composites Technology, manufacturer of composite tubing solutions for bearings, dielectric applications, surgical devices, and more, announced PolySlide® Composite Tubing for pneumatic and hydraulic cylinders. PolySlide tubing replaces metallic material in a variety of cylinder […] More

Winter Equipment’s Xtendor Universal Plow Guard Available for Majority of OEM Snow Plows

Winter Equipment introduced its new Xtendor® Universal plow guard designed to fit Boss® snow plows along with most Douglas Dynamic (Fisher®, Western®, and SnowEx), Meyer®, and SnowDogg® snow plows. Some exceptions may apply depending on […] More

Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Retroactively Extended for Propane Autogas Vehicles

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) encourages propane autogas fleet operators to take advantage of the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit, which was recently passed by the US Congress as part of the Further Consolidated […] More

CarriersEdge Releases New Course on Cybersecurity

CarriersEdge, a provider of online driver training for the trucking industry, introduced a course to help truck drivers and office staff better understand how to protect personal and company information from cyberattacks. The online training […] More

WAI Premium Starters for Heavy Duty

WAI strives to relentlessly meet the ever-changing needs of its customers in the heavy-duty market. This includes a commitment to be “first-to-market” with the latest and most complete coverage for 100% new heavy-duty starters. WAI’s […] More

Felling Trailers, Inc. Announces Beneficiary of 2020 Trailer for a Cause

Felling Trailers hosts its eighth Trailer for a Cause auction of an FT-3 Utility trailer to benefit a nonprofit organization. The goal is to bring awareness to nonprofits by donating 100% of the winning bid […] More

Jasper Offers Remanufactured Ford 3.5-L EcoBoost Turbo GDI Engine

Jasper Engines & Transmissions, a leader in remanufactured drivetrain products, announced the availability of the Ford 3.5-L EcoBoost Turbo GDI engine. This engine is available for the following Ford and Lincoln applications: 2011 – 8/26/2015 […] More

Propane Council Releases New Refueling Infrastructure Installation Video

The Propane Education & Research Council released a new online video that gives fleet owners an in-depth look at what happens during the installation of a permanent, on-site propane autogas refueling station. The video walks […] More

Mack Financial Services Offers Customers Competitive Finance Options for All Segments

Mack Financial Services (MFS) offers several enhanced finance programs to help customers of all segments during the current coronavirus situation. “We’ve always recognized how vital trucking is to society, but it’s never been as evident […] More

SmartDrive Shows Appreciation During Pandemic

During the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, the public and medical personnel rely on commercial trucking more than ever. Drivers, dispatchers, fleet managers, and others in the industry go to heroic lengths to deliver medical supplies to […] More

Peterbilt Technician Institute Graduates Historic 75th Class

The Peterbilt Technician Institute (PTI) program celebrated a the graduation ceremony of its 75th class of students. Eleven newly certified diesel technicians join PTI graduates currently in the workplace at Peterbilt service locations across North […] More

Link’s 85K Air Link Tandem Drive Chassis Suspension Fills Super-Heavy-Duty Niche

ink Mfg., Ltd., announced that its 85K Air Link Tandem Drive Chassis Suspension is now commercially available for select makes and models. The 85K Air Link is optimized for heavy vocational applications and was revealed […] More

Ram Truck Unveils 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition

Ram unveiled the 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition, a luxury trim for the largest truck-buying region in the world. The Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition packages together popular appearance and luxury features. Ram will […] More

Kinedyne Website Showcases Full Cargo Control Product Portfolio

Kinedyne LLC launches new website that is even more useful for customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The new www.kinedyne.com includes full specifications and photos of every product, including hundreds of 360-degree images. […] More

Route Optimization Company Offers Free Service in the Interest of Public Health, Safety Amid Pandemic

Route4Me, a Dynamic Route Optimization™ platform, offers its available services free of charge to all government agencies at the federal, city, and municipality level around the world in the interest of public health and safety. […] More

Fontaine Modification Opens Facility to Support Detroit Chassis

Fontaine Modification opened its 10th modification center—this one located in the greater Detroit area. The facility will provide modifications for Ford’s F-59 and F-53 stripped chassis assembled by Detroit Chassis. This becomes the fourth facility […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces Spray and Stay Grease

Ever spray on a lubricant only to see it drip and create a mess? Hot Shot’s Secret™ Spray & Stay Grease now offers a handy solution. Spray & Stay Grease is an aerosolized synthetic grease […] More

ICUEE Honored Among “Fastest 50” Growing Trade Shows

In May, the International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) will be recognized by Trade Show Executive magazine with its “Fastest 50” award. “It’s great to be recognized by the event industry, especially after our […] More

Mack Introduces S852 85,000-lb Tandem Axles

Mack Trucks introduced the Mack® S852, an 85,000-lb GAW (gross axle weight) rating of its proprietary tandem drive axles. This comes just as the brand celebrates 120 years of drive axle design, engineering, and manufacturing. […] More

The Best Can be Improved

With close to a million units sold, the Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E tires and compatible Noktop Hakkapeliitta E retreading materials have been a benchmark for extreme winter traction tire for over a decade. While the […] More

Maintainer Introduces Aluminum Service Bodies

Maintainer Corporation of Iowa, Inc. announced the addition of aluminum service bodies to its lineup. In addition to service body-only models, Maintainer also releases it first aluminum body with telescoping crane. The new series releases […] More

Amerisure and IMS Partner for Commercial, Usage-based Insurance Telematics Program

Amerisure, an elite, US-based property and casualty (P&C) insurance company, and IMS (Insurance & Mobility Solutions), a global telematics solutions provider to insurers, mobility operators, enterprises, and governments, have teamed up for a commercial fleet […] More

International Truck Introduces New Lightweight HV Series Mixer Spec

At CONEXPO, International Truck introduced a new lightweight spec for its International® HV™ Series. The new HV50B mixer package removes over 1,000 lbs of weight from the vehicle with engineering optimizations that allow drivers to […] More

Link Unveils TR50-HDT, Allows Manufacturers to Achieve 150K Capacities in a Tri-Axle Configuration

Link Mfg., Ltd., the leader in specialty-engineered suspensions, presented its new TR50-HDT heavy-duty off-highway air-ride suspension to the industry for the first time at the CONEXPO in Las Vegas. Three of the 50K suspensions will […] More

New American Eagle Multi-tank Fuel Trailer Eliminates Need for CDL Hazmat Certification

American Eagle expands its FuelMate® Fuel Trailer line with the new Multi-Tank Fuel Trailer. The multi-tank design enables contractors to haul diesel fuel without the need for CDL hazmat certification—helping them stay DOT-compliant while saving […] More

Kenworth Introduces T880 Twin Steer at ConExpo-Con/Agg

Kenworth introduced a new, factory-installed twin steer configuration for its Kenworth T880 at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020 in Las Vegas. Available as a day cab, the new Kenworth T880 Twin Steer with set-back front axles is ideal […] More

Mack Trucks Reduces Driver Strain with Command Steer for Mack Granite

Mack Trucks brings its advanced Mack® Command Steer active steering system to Mack Granite® axle back models. Command Steer reduces driver fatigue and helps cut muscle strain up to 30%. It accomplishes this by combining […] More

Volvo Trucks Unveils Tougher, Smarter Volvo VHD

The most significant evolution of Volvo Trucks North America’s vocational offering in decades, the combination of structural upgrades, technological and innovative advances builds on the new Volvo VHD’s world-class durability, versatility, and productivity. “The new […] More

Teletrac Navman Granted Reciprocal Authority to Operate

Teletrac Navman in partnership with its subsidiary, Fleet Management Solutions (FMS), announced its DIRECTOR® product platform was granted Authority to Operate (ATO) with the US Air Force (USAF). Teletrac Navman is now the only telematics […] More

Winners Announced for NAFA’S 2020 Fleet Excellence Awards (FLEXYS)

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) announces the winners for NAFA’s 2020 Fleet Excellence Awards (FLEXYs), the top honors in the fleet and mobility industry. They will be presented on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at the […] More

Ranger Design’s New Generation of Fold-away Shelving

Ranger Design unveiled its new generation of Fold-Away shelving. After creating many custom shelves for large fleets, the brand focused all of that knowledge into this line of new Fold-Away. Designed primarily for delivery applications, […] More

AAMP Global Introduces EchoMaster Fleet Solutions

AAMP Global announced the launch of its new division, EchoMaster Fleet Solutions, at the NTEA Work Truck Show 2020. EchoMaster Fleet Solutions is a full-service provider with a passion for engineering efficient solutions for fleet, […] More

CM Truck Beds’ New T-handle Compression Latches

Among CM Truck Beds’ product releases at the 2020 NTEA Work Truck Show is a new T-handle compression latch design that promises improved weather protection and enhanced performance in even the toughest conditions. CM’s new […] More

Ford E-Series, Ford F-650, and F-750 Upgraded with New Options

“We are just as passionate about the success of our customers’ businesses as they are,” Mark Buzzell, Ford director of fleet, lease, and remarketing operations, says. “So, we have devoted decades to developing deep insights […] More

Peterbilt Displays Vocational and Medium-duty Vehicle Lineup at the Work Truck Show

Peterbilt Motors Company will display a wide range of work truck solutions for the vocational and medium-duty market at NTEA’s Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, The Work Truck Show […] More

Kenworth to Showcase Six Work Trucks at the Work Truck Show

Kenworth Truck Company will feature its lineup of medium- and heavy-duty work trucks at The Work Truck Show. Kenworth will also offer the latest information and spec’ing options for its vocational trucks in its booth […] More

XL Fleet to Launch Hybrid Electric Upfit Technology on Chevrolet Silverado HD Pickup Family at the Work Truck Show

XL Fleet will debut two new hybrid electric Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck options at NTEA’s The Work Truck Show, March 3-6 in Indianapolis. XL Fleet will display an upfitted hybrid electric Silverado 2500 HD in […] More

Dakota Bodies Announces New Dakota Canopy Body

Dakota Bodies announced the release of its new utility body for cab chassis and vans. It was developed with multiple applications in mind including utilities, HVAC/plumbing, telecommunications, electrical, and other similar trades. The enclosed, utility […] More

Transflo Integrates Mobile+ App with Espyr’s Fit to Pass Program

Transflo, a leader in enterprise mobility and business process automation, integrates with Espyr’s Fit to Pass program to reinforce healthy lifestyles for drivers. The program also aims to assist them in passing the DOT re-certification […] More

Felling Trailers, Inc. Showcases New Air Bi-fold Ramps at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020

Felling Trailers, Inc. will introduce its new Air Bi-fold Ramps at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020. The Air Bi-Fold Ramp system is featured on Felling’s 25-ton FT-50-3 LP, a tri-axle low profile flatbed tag trailer. Felling Trailers, Inc. […] More

Cooper Tire Launches Two WORK Series Tires for Local and Vocational Trucks

Cooper Tire has expanded its WORK Series™ line of tires with the introduction of two new tires in 19.5-inch sizes (225/70R and 245/70R) for Class 4-6 trucks and vans. The WORK Series All-Steel Drive (ASD) tire […] More

Mack Trucks Showcases the Mack MD Series at the Work Truck Show

The medium-duty Mack® MD Series will grab the spotlight in Mack Trucks booth (#3523) at The Work Truck Show March 3-6 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Two Mack MD6 models will be on […] More

Rotary Lift’s New ARO22 High-capacity Alignment Lift Provides Flexible Repair Options

Rotary’s new ARO22 Alignment Lift now makes it easier for shops to service a wider range of vehicles. This lift is the highest capacity, open-front alignment lift on the market and can handle everything from […] More

Kenworth to Feature 9 Vocational Trucks at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020 in Las Vegas

Kenworth will have a heavy presence at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020 with nine vocational trucks on display in the Kenworth booth (#S62939) March 10-14 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The vocational flagship Kenworth T880 leads the […] More

Alliance AutoGas to Unveil New Technology at NTEA’s Work Truck Show

Alliance AutoGas (AAG) will unveil its latest technology at the 20th Anniversary NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis on March 4 – 6. The show features the latest advancements in technology in the work truck […] More

BankFinancial Equipment Finance Expands to Lease to Government, Middle Market, and Small Business

BankFinancial NA announced the expansion of its Equipment Finance’s capabilities to include leasing to governmental, middle market, and small business lessees. BankFinancial Equipment Finance will continue to provide corporate leasing, lending, deposit, and treasury management […] More

Reading Truck Group Announces Acquisition of Action Fabrication and Truck Equipment, Inc.

Reading Truck Group announced that it acquired substantially all of the assets of Action Fabrication & Truck Equipment Inc. and its affiliates (Action). Action, a current Reading distributor, is a regional manufacturer and upfitter of service […] More

JS Helwig and Sons Renews SmartDrive Partnership with Multi-year Contract

SmartDrive Systems, a leader in video-based safety and transportation intelligence, announced JS Helwig & Sons, an award-winning contract carrier of temperature-controlled and time-sensitive freight, has signed a multi-year contract renewal with SmartDrive®. Since adopting the SmartDrive video-based safety program, Helwig has reduced bodily injuries by 60%, seen 44 initial claims […] More

Advantage Truck Group Plans New Full-service Dealership in Raynham

Advantage Truck Group (ATG), the largest Daimler Trucks North America dealer network in New England, announces its plans to open a new full-service dealership in Raynham, Massachusetts. The dealership will ensure the highest level of […] More

Lytx Enhances Video Telematics with More Risk Detection to Decrease Distracted Driving

Lytx® kicked-off its annual User Group Conference by unveiling a next-generation technology designed to address distracted driving: enhanced machine vision and artificial intelligence-powered risk detection. Each day in the US, over 1,000 people are injured […] More

Plug Power Partners with Lightning Systems to Build Zero-emission ‘Middle-mile’ Delivery Solution

Plug Power Inc., provider of hydrogen engines and fueling solutions enabling e-mobility, announced its partnership with Colorado-based Lightning Systems, developer of zero-emission drivetrains. This collaboration enables both companies to offer an electric, fuel cell-powered Class […] More

XL Fleet Announces Expansion with New Partner Network

XL Fleet launched a comprehensive new partner network with 27 professional fleet equipment installer companies throughout 96 individual locations in the US, Canada, and Mexico. The new agreements expand the company’s ability to offer local […] More

Help the Propane Council Support Clean Air Initiatives at the Work Truck Show

The Propane Education & Research Council invites fleet owners and managers to visit its booth (#5591) during the NTEA Work Truck Show from March 3-6 in Indianapolis. Attendees can help the council raise awareness of […] More

Optronics Introduces Compliant, Smoke-Lens LED Lamps

Optronics International, a manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems, and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, announced the introduction of five new LED lamps with Optronics’ Smoke-Lens effect. The lamps’ darkened lenses help […] More

WorkTruckCert Celebrates Anniversary with Enhanced Data Integration Module

NTEA’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Work Truck Services Inc., celebrated the anniversary of WorkTruckCert, its cloud-based initiative to provide the work truck industry with greater and faster access to industry data. Currently, WorkTruckCert has 320 user companies […] More

See, Drive, Experience the Latest Vocational Trucks and Equipment at the Work Truck Show 2020

The Work Truck Show 2020 offers industry professionals the opportunity not just to see the latest trucks and equipment from more than 500 exhibiting companies, but to participate in hands-on activities to get a deeper […] More

Coxreels Industrial Duty LED Lights for PC13 Model

Coxreels® new line of three industrial duty LED lights is available on the PC13 (Power Cord) cord reels. The LED lights feature a variety of industrial-grade features and options, including: a 50,000-hour rating, internal light […] More

Fleetio Announces Addition to GSA Federal Supplier List

The US General Services Administration (GSA) adds fleet maintenance software platform Fleetio to federal supplier list as an IT Schedule 70 contract holder, making it a government-approved supplier of fleet management software. Fleetio helps government […] More

Work Truck Marketplace Comvoy Sees Success Three Months After Launch

Comvoy, the first and only structured, searchable marketplace for work-ready trucks and vans, launched in November 2019 to match customers with the right work truck for the right job––across any vocation, body type, vehicle, or […] More

Record-size Stertil-Koni Team Takes Polar Plunge to Help Raise Funds for Special Olympics of Maryland

On January 24th—with warm intentions and cold breezes—a stouthearted Stertil-Koni team of 28 strong jumped into the frigid waters of the Chesapeake Bay, all in support of the Special Olympics of Maryland. For the fourth […] More

Volvo Trucks North America Demonstrates Pilot All-electric VNR Models

The Volvo Low Impact Green Heavy Transport Solutions (LIGHTS) Innovation Showcase, held at Volvo Trucks’ TEC Equipment dealership’s Fontana location, revealed the progress achieved since the announcement of the Volvo LIGHTS project in late 2018. […] More

Nikola Unveils the Badger

Nikola Corporation announced the product launch of the Nikola Badger electric pickup truck with an estimated range of 600 miles. The advanced electric pickup is designed to target and exceed every electric or petrol pickup […] More

KH Industries Releases CRK Series Cord Reels

KH Industries announced its new CRK series cord reels available in three models. These cord reels are versatile enough to work in a variety of environments including indoor or outdoor use. These enclosed cord reels […] More

Peterbilt Dealer Network Reaches Historic 400-location Milestone

Citing a strong commitment to Driving Uptime Every Day, Peterbilt announced record dealer network growth, adding its 400th location with the new TLG Peterbilt facility in Dunn, North Carolina. “Increased uptime and greater profitability for […] More

Mack Granite Now Available with Bendix Wingman Fusion, Enhanced Features

The Mack® Granite® model is now available with the next generation of Bendix Wingman Fusion, improving safety for those on the road or traveling to a jobsite. Bendix Wingman Fusion is a camera- and radar-based […] More

Winter Equipment Announces Midseason Promotion for MŌDUS Modular Skid Shoe Assembly

Winter Equipment announced its “Midseason MoDUS Sale” on  MōDUS™ skid shoe assemblies for OEM pusher box plows. The new skid shoe assembly system extends life, increases effectiveness, and reduces in-season downtime on this style of […] More

Kenworth Features Two T880S Mixers at World of Concrete

If you’re attending World of Concrete in Las Vegas this week, stop by Kenworth’s booth (#C6217) to see two Kenworth T880S mixers. The Kenworth T880S with its set-forward axle is Kenworth’s answer for a standard […] More

53-inch LED Light Bar from Superior Signals Now Available

Superior Signals, Inc. (SSI) expanded its LED light bar inventory. The SYLRLB-53 is 53 inches long, only 4.72 inches wide, and includes a built-in traffic adviser as well as a work light scene override function. […] More

Stertil-Koni Unveils Product Catalog of Entire Portfolio of Lifts, Accessories, Shop Equipment

Stertil-Koni, a leader in heavy-duty bus lifts and truck lifts, announced that it has just unveiled a comprehensive, new full-color catalog showcasing the company’s award-winning portfolio of heavy-duty vehicle lifts, accessories, and shop equipment. Available […] More

Volvo Trucks to Exhibit Power, Productivity at World of Concrete

Volvo Trucks North America will demonstrate how the Volvo VHD series makes hard work easy at World of Concrete. An eye-catching pink VHD 300 with a mixer body and a special purpose will be the […] More

Peterbilt Selects Meritor as Primary Supplier of Integrated Battery Electric Systems for Models 579EV and 520EV

Peterbilt has entered into an agreement with Meritor to supply electric powertrains for its heavy-duty 579EV and 520EV battery-electric vehicles. “Peterbilt is leading the charge when it comes to electrification, and this agreement with Meritor […] More

Twin Cities Auto Show Plans for First National Truck Summit

The Twin Cities Auto Show, Minnesota’s largest annual trade show, announced plans for a first-of-its-kind, annual National Truck Summit. The Summit takes place on Friday, March 6, prior to the opening of the annual Twin […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces 10W-30 Green Diamond Fleet Diesel Engine Oil

Hot Shot’s Secret™ announces expansion of the company’s Green Diamond Fleet Full Synthetic Group III/Group IV engine oil line by rolling out a new 10W-30 blend. Specially formulated for use in diesel-powered vehicles that experience […] More

New Truck to Come from Mack Facility in Salem, Virginia

Mack Trucks opens facility in Salem, Virginia. The brand invested $13 billion in the facility, which will bring 250 jobs to the Roanoke Valley area. Production of a new truck, the Mack MD, will take […] More

Fleetio Announces Launch of App Directory

Fleetio announced the launch of the Fleetio App Directory. The Fleetio App Directory is a catalog of seamless integrations from industry partners that allow Fleetio customers to automate fleet operations processes and centralize fleet data […] More

Peterbilt Honored as Top Workplace for Women by Women in Trucking

Peterbilt Motors Company is recognized by Women In Trucking as a top workplace for women in the transportation industry. “Peterbilt is committed to championing the development of women leaders and cultivating a diverse workforce. We […] More

Mack Trucks Donates Granite to Benefit Concrete Industry Management Programs

Mack Trucks donated a 2019 Mack® Granite® Axle Forward model to the 15th annual Concrete Industry Management (CIM) auction, taking place February 5 during World of Concrete 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. “Mack […] More

Heavy-duty Maintenance Facilities Increasingly Turn to Latest Green Technologies in Vehicle Servicing

As heavy-duty over-the-road vehicles increasingly go green—featuring hybrid, electric, CNG, and hydrogen engines—a new industry overview has found that facilities maintaining these large vehicles are also turning to the latest eco-friendly equipment to keep pace. […] More

Nextran Truck Center Named Mack 2019 North American Dealer of the Year

Nextran Truck Center of Tuscumbia, Alabama, is Mack Trucks’ 2019 North American Dealer of the Year. Mack announced the winner during its annual dealer meeting, which brings together dealer leadership from the US and Canada. […] More

Kenworth Mid Atlantic Adds New Location in Westminster

Kenworth Mid Atlantic has expanded its footprint in the state of Maryland with the addition of a full-service location in Westminster. The 17,400-sq-ft facility features a full parts and service department with 10 service bays […] More

Willow Springs Facility Builds 100,000 Transmissions

The Willow Springs, Missouri, remanufacturing facility of Jasper Engines & Transmissions celebrates a milestone with its 100,000th transmission. “We started building transmissions in 2004 and achieved a 30,000 unit milestone in 2010,” Mearl McBride, Willow […] More

Sean Waters of Daimler Trucks to Keynote Green Truck Summit 2020

Sean Waters, vice president of product compliance and regulatory affairs for Daimler Trucks North America, will give the keynote address at Green Truck Summit 2020 on Tuesday, March 3. Waters will discuss the future of […] More

MiX Telematics Announces New Webinar

MiX Telematics a provider of fleet and asset management solutions, announced that it will present a webinar titled “How To Leverage Telematics To Supercharge Your Driver Coaching.” The event will take place January 28, 2020 […] More

VMAC Hits Milestone with 40,000 Air Compressors Shipped

VMAC hit yet another milestone, shipping its 40,000th air compressor system. This specific air compressor system was shipped to VMAC Authorized Dealer Summit Truck Bodies in Wathena, Kansas, to be upfitted on a new truck […] More

The Greenest and Meanest Light-Duty Pickups of 2019

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy released its 23rd GreenerCars ratings for consumer vehicles, and the results might surprise you. There are no trucks on the list of this year’s greenest cars; the list […] More

Transflo Adds Surfsight Vehicle Video Technology to Platform of Freight Solutions

Transflo, a leading mobile, telematics, and business process automation provider to the transportation industry, announced the AI-12 Dual Facing Dashcam solution as part of its Mobile+ ecosystem of digital and telematics solutions for truck fleets and drivers. Surfsight provides real-time video visibility […] More

NTEA Releases 2020 Fleet Purchasing Outlook

NTEA recently published its eighth annual Fleet Purchasing Outlook to showcase purchasing trends for the commercial vehicle community. The insights provided by fleet professionals give the entire work truck industry perspective on anticipated purchasing intent […] More

Meritor Announces 2020 Schedule for Aftermarket Training Series

Meritor announced the 2020 schedule for its Aftermarket Sales/Parts and Service Training events. The first event will be held February 5-6, 2020 in Dallas. Meritor’s Aftermarket Training events focus on component product function and features […] More

Peterbilt Delivers Model 579EV to Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises has selected the Peterbilt Model 579EV for its battery electric-powered truck pilot program. “Werner Enterprises has long been regarded as an industry pioneer, and Peterbilt is honored to partner with them and have […] More

Meritor Acquires TransPower, Advancing Electrification Expertise

Meritor, Inc. announced that it has acquired all the outstanding common shares of Transportation Power, Inc. (“TransPower”). “We are excited to welcome TransPower to the Meritor family as we continue providing our customers with sophisticated […] More

Stertil-Koni USA Notches Record Sales in 2019

Stertil-Koni announced that it achieved record sales in 2019, further boosting its presence in both the municipal and private sectors of the heavy-duty vehicle lift market in the US and Canada. Driving its performance, noted […] More

LIQUI MOLY Continues Growth in Spite of Problems

Despite considerable difficulties, the German oil and additive specialist LIQUI MOLY remains on course for growth. The year 2019 was closed with a record turnover of 569 million euros, an increase of 4% over the […] More

Peterson Celebrates 75 Years of ‘Solutions on the Move’

In 2020 Peterson Manufacturing celebrates its 75th year of supplying the vehicle safety lighting market with an ever-growing line of quality, USA-made products. As one of the world’s leading safety lighting manufacturers, Peterson boasts a […] More

Fontaine Modification to Offer Samsara Hardware Installation to Help Fleets Access Real-time Data

Fontaine Modification is now offering installation of Samsara hardware including Vehicle Gateways, Asset Gateways, AI dash cams, and Environmental Monitors to help fleets access important real-time data. This hardware can be installed at Fontaine’s nine […] More

New Trucks and Equipment Set to Debut at the Work Truck Show 2020

More than 100 companies have announced plans to introduce new commercial trucks, bodies, and truck equipment at The Work Truck Show 2020, North America’s largest work truck event. Work Truck Week runs March 3–6 at […] More

The Godwin Group of Dunn, North Carolina, Launches Allied Mobile Systems, Inc.

The Godwin Group headquartered in Dunn, North Carolina, announced the launch of a new company, Allied Mobile Systems Inc. Allied has been in new product development and branding for several years with the intent to […] More

The Floow Announces Enhanced FloowFleet Connected Insurance Platform

The Floow, a telematics innovator, released an enhanced off-the-shelf version of FloowFleet, a white-labeled Connected Insurance solution specially designed for managers of small fleets. FloowFleet allows fleet managers to track their vehicles via an OBD […] More

Mack Trucks Demonstrates Mack LR Electric Model for New York City Department of Sanitation

Mack Trucks demonstrated the Mack® LR Electric, a fully electric version of the Mack LR refuse model, to officials from the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) at the Allentown, Pennsylvania-based Mack Customer Center. Unveiled […] More

ArcReach Technology Now Standard on Trailblazer 325 Welder/Generators

Miller Electric Mfg. LLC, manufacturer of Miller® brand arc welding equipment, announced that ArcReach technology will now come standard on Trailblazer 325 welder/generator gas and diesel models (excluding Battery Charge models and optional on LP […] More

BYD Delivers 100th Battery-Electric Truck in the United States

BYD announced it delivered its 100th battery-electric truck in the United States. Globally, BYD has delivered more than 12,000 zero-emission electric trucks across all classes. BYD’s 100th US truck is a second generation BYD 8TT […] More

NTEA Releases Training Module on Powertrain Systems

To continue support of employee education and training in the work truck industry, NTEA developed a new Truck Equipment 201 module covering powertrain systems. TE201 is a series of online courses designed for those with […] More

Stainless Steel Top Bracket from McLaren Doors

McLaren Doors announces a new Stainless-Steel Top Bracket for its Streamline Insulated door models. The Stainless Steel Top Bracket is the final step to making the entire door assembly rust free (excludes counterbalance and tracks). […] More

Comfort Motion Global Adapts Motion Seating Technology for Commercial Vehicle Market

Comfort Motion Global (CMG) announced the company is working with a number of commercial vehicle suppliers and fleet owners to bring its Motion Seating technology to the commercial motor vehicle market. “With the heightened government […] More

Golight Boosts LED Work Lamps to an Industry-leading Half-million Candela

Golight, Inc., a world leader in pan-and-tilt remote-controlled lighting technology, announced the launch of new, more powerful versions of both its Stryker ST and Golight GT remote-controlled LED work lamps. The lamps will be on […] More

Tapplock Enterprise Simplifies Security for Businesses

Padlocks are commonly used in businesses to secure assets, but assigning keys, managing user permissions, and tracking access history is time consuming, inefficient, and often impractical. Tapplock enterprise™ uses a smart fingerprint padlock, Tapplock one+, […] More

NexTraq Introduces Advanced In-vehicle Camera System

NexTraq, a Michelin® Group company, launches the new NexTraq® Dashcam—the high-definition vehicle incident camera system configured for NexTraq with 4G LTE connectivity. Among the most advanced incident in-vehicle cameras in the industry, Dashcam provides downloadable […] More

Paragon Software Systems Launches on the Geotab Marketplace

Paragon Software Systems announced that its route optimization software has launched on the Geotab Marketplace. Fleet managers who are already creating accurate, efficient routes using Paragon can now view vehicle data from Geotab’s telematics system […] More

Michelin Retread Technologies Adds Denray Tire as New Licensee

Michelin North America, announced that Denray Tire will join Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) as a franchisee manufacturing commercial truck retreads servicing Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Operating since the 1970s, Denray Tire is a family-owned and operated business in western […] More

Volvo Group Venture Capital Invests in Software for Autonomous Mobility

Apex.AI, a Palo Alto, California-based company founded in 2017, is building an automotive-grade version of ROS (Robot Operating System), an established open source software framework commonly used in robotics and autonomous systems research. By providing […] More

Netradyne Launches Driveri Artificial Intelligence Vision-based Safety Solution on the Geotab Marketplace

Netradyne, a leader in artificial intelligence technology focusing on driver and fleet safety, announces the availability of the Driveri® vision-based driver recognition safety  program on the Geotab Marketplace, a growing portfolio of mobile apps, software […] More

Stop Fuel Card Fraud with the BlueArrow Fuel App

BlueArrow Telematics announces the release of its proprietary fuel card integration app, BlueArrow Fuel. The app automates and monitors credit card use and abuse with one simple, convenient application. THE PROBLEM Fuel card fraud affects […] More

Kenworth Expands Branded Merchandise Collection for 2020

The 2020 Kenworth Merchandise Collection has added more than 65 new officially-licensed merchandise items for fleets, truck operators and drivers interested in purchasing products that represent Kenworth. The new Kenworth items now available include: digi-camo […] More

GM CCA Furthers Growth for My GM Partner Perks, Continues Upward Trend

General Motors Customer Care and Aftersales (CCA) announces milestone growth as well as a new enhancement to my GM Partner Perks. GM continues to build strong and robust programs to support business partners and customers. […] More

GOAT Tank DOT-Compliant Transfer System Unveiled at SEMA 2019

ECI Fuel Systems has unveiled the GOAT Tank™ line of mobile fueling systems. The GOAT Tank system is a fully assembled DOT-compliant transfer tank that fits in the bed of a full-size pickup truck, with […] More

Technical Service, Support Tools Deliver Uptime Solutions for Service Personnel

In 2019, Terex Utilities released or updated more than 50 Tech Tips and service presentations. “Terex equipment has a reputation for long life. Over the course of that in-service life, we strive to partner with […] More

New WEATHER GUARD CabMax Composite Bullkhead Brings Comfort, Ease of Use to Commercial Van Users, Contractors, Technicians

WEATHER GUARD®, an industry leader in truck and van equipment, announces the new WEATHER GUARD® CabMax™ Composite Bulkhead. Designed to enhance drivers’ comfort and workspace, the revolutionary, single-piece design is strong yet lightweight weighing just […] More

Harsh Winter Season Spurs Use of New Technologies in Vehicle Maintenance Facilities

According to a recent overview of operations in heavy-duty vehicle maintenance facilities conducted by Stertil-Koni—a recognized leader in the hydraulic bus lift and truck lift industry—new technologies are increasingly adopted to address harsh winter conditions that appear to […] More

Ranger Design’s New Lockers and Workbenches

Ranger Design launches its newly redesigned van lockers and workbenches. These products are great for storage and organization within the mobile technician’s work vehicle. The brand’s lockers are updated with new black end panels, keeping […] More

Anheuser-Busch Completes First Zero-Emission Beer Delivery

[easy-tweet tweet=”Anheuser-Busch, in partnership with Nikola and BYD Motors LLC, completed its first ever ‘Zero-Emission Beer Delivery’ in the company’s hometown of St. Louis using both companies’ innovative fleet technology.” user=”mwsmag” template=”qlite”] Anheuser-Busch, in partnership […] More

Jasper Engines & Transmissions Relocates Austin Branch to San Marcos

The branch is located at 794 Transportation Way, Building 4, in San Marcos, Texas. “The new location is along the Interstate 35 corridor,” Kevin Powell, JASPER director of branch operations, says. “This allows JASPER many […] More

Webasto Announces Modular Battery System, Thermal Management and Charging Solutions

Webasto, one of the top 100 global automotive suppliers, continues to stake a claim in the rapidly expanding e-mobility segment of the commercial vehicle and automotive marketplace. The company exhibited elements of a new modular battery […] More

Work Truck Solutions Launches Comvoy

COMVOY METRICS Comvoy currently covers 25% of all work truck inventory in the US, including detailed specs on over 440,000 vehicles in 46 states (and counting). Comvoy is the only work truck marketplace that surfaces […] More

Winter Equipment Offers BlockBuster Carbide Insert Snowplow Cutting Edge System

Winter Equipment, an established name in the municipal snow and ice management industry, offers its BlockBuster® carbide insert snowplow cutting edge system that provides increased efficiencies. Its longer blade life and superior cutting performance means […] More

Automotive Lift Institute Announces 75th Anniversary

The Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) celebrates 75 years as the lift industry safety watchdog in 2020. The ALI Board of Directors adopted a resolution recognizing the milestone at its annual meeting in Las Vegas on […] More

Worksport to Launch World’s First Tonneau Cover Integration with Solar Technology for Pickup Trucks

The current lead investment and subsidiary of Franchise Holdings International (FNHI), Worksport Ltd., applied for trademark and is set to release information regarding its plan to move forward with a groundbreaking new technological initiative, TerraVis. […] More

GCR Tires and Service Expands Operations in the Pacific Northwest

GCR Tires & Service (GCR), the commercial tire and service network owned and operated by Bridgestone Americas, Inc., announced the expansion of its operations in the Pacific Northwest. GCR has finalized the acquisition of Tires, […] More

McLaren Doors Launches the Streamline Hinge

McLaren Doors announced its new “Streamline Hinge” also known as the “SL-Hinge.” The Streamline Hinge is designed for the McLaren Doors Streamline Series door models. The SL-Hinge provides faster installation and easier serviceability of the […] More

Meritor Highlights Customer Uptime with New Service Group

The Uptime Services Group, which launches January 1, 2020, will accelerate the delivery of parts to customers in emergency situations and when vehicles require unscheduled repairs. The Uptime Services Group will also expedite the fulfillment […] More

Volvo Trucks Launches Sales of Electric Trucks for Urban Transport in Europe

Volvo Trucks announces the start of sales of its Volvo FL and Volvo FE electric trucks in selected markets, meeting the increasing demand for sustainable transport solutions in city environments. More

Bergstrom, Inc. and Grip Idle Management, Inc. Partner to Provide Innovative Solutions for Fleets

For those in the public service sector, idling is a common occurrence. Utility workers sit in idling vehicles, and many work trucks are left idling. What if there were a solution capable of reducing CO2 […] More

BYD and AMPLY Partner for electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure and Energy Services

With the high costs and operational complexities surrounding electric vehicle (EV) deployments within commercial fleets, EV manufacturer BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced a preferred partnership with charging infrastructure provider, AMPLY Power.  The partnership allows fleet […] More

Engineered Components and Systems Unveils New Corporate Identity

Changes name to CentroMotion; completes sale to One Rock Capital Partners More

Ranger Design’s Updated Partskeeper and Cabinets

Ranger Design launched a revamped version of one of its most popular product lines: the Partskeeper cases and cabinets. These products are for storing and organizing small parts and tools that tradesmen may need to […] More

Maxion Wheels Tackles Industry Challenges with New Wheels Debuting at NACV 2019

Maxion Wheels unveiled several new commercial vehicle wheels and related innovations designed to tackle some of North America’s biggest industry challenges at its press conference during the North American Commercial Vehicle Show 2019 (NACV Show) […] More

SkyBitz Releases Flexible GPS Tracking Device Targeting Light- to Medium-duty Trucks

SA2012 offers Legacy and new customers configurable GPS tracking device More

Coxreels Offers a Variety of Stainless Steel

Coxreels offers complete stainless steel reels and powder-coated steel reels with stainless steel fluid paths. Now customers can choose between 316 and 304 grade stainless steels for their fluid paths on many reel types to […] More

Jasper Offers GM Gen V 5.3-L GDI Engines

JASPER announces the availability of GM Gen V 5.3-L GDI engines. More

Spireon’s FleetLocate Wins Gold in 2019 Compass Intelligence IoT Innovator Awards

FleetLocate’s FL Flex, IntelliScan solutions recognized as trucking industry disruptors More

Focus on Tech Training Drives Stertil-Koni Distributor Alan Tye and Associates to New Heights in Vehicle Lift Industry

In the highly competitive world of heavy-duty vehicle lifting, Stertil-Koni distributor, Alan Tye & Associates (ATA), expanded its investment in ongoing training for its growing team of technical service people to further differentiate it from the competition. […] More

Hino Trucks Introduces New Models and Cab Configurations

Hino unified its entire lineup of trucks, including model names, to make it even easier for you to match the perfect Hino to your business’ needs. More

Kinedyne Engineers Superior, Lighter Yet Stronger Winches that Integrate with Heavy-duty Load Securement Straps

Kinedyne’s new winches weigh less, offer a new thumb pawl feature, and work with its RHINO MAX and K-FORCE load securement straps as an integrated system that boosts working load limits by more than 20% More

Link Introduces 52K Air Link Gen 3 Tandem Drive Suspension for Heavy Vocational Applications with 315 Tires and Chains

Link’s robust Air Link Gen 3 Tandem Drive Suspension accommodates 315 tires with snow chains, is easier to maintain, has a three-year warranty, and weighs 50 lbs less than its Gen 2 predecessor More

Optronics Introduces Industry’s First Custom LED Logo Stop, Tail, Turn Lamps Featuring GloLight Technology

Optronics uses signature GloLight optics to create stunning branded LED lighting that can incorporate a manufacturer’s, carrier’s, or product’s logo More

Peterbilt Pride and Class Parade Raises More Than $20,000 for United Way

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it raised more than $20,000 in donations at its fourth annual Pride and Class Parade in the downtown Denton square as part of the annual United Way Denton County campaign. The […] More

Continental Celebrates Grand Opening of New Mississippi Tire PLant

Continental celebrates a major milestone with the opening of its new tire plant near Clinton, Mississippi. More

Peterbilt Delivers First Medium-duty Electric Model 220EV to Frito-Lay

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the delivery of the first Peterbilt Model 220EV to Frito-Lay. Six battery electric Model 220EV medium-duty trucks will be used by PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division as part of its Modesto, California, Zero- […] More

Surfsight Launches AI-12 Video Telematics Platform to Enhance Driver Safety on the Geotab Marketplace

Surfsight AI-12 captures both the drive and driver behavior in real-time, providing fleets of all sizes with a powerful solution to enhance driver and fleet safety and reduce safety related costs. More

Fuso Strengthens Presence in Alabama with Birmingham Freightliner Becoming an Authorized Dealership

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA), announces the newest FUSO Sales, Service and Parts center at Birmingham Freightliner in Birmingham, Alabama. This marks the third FUSO franchise for Birmingham Freightliner’s parent company, Peach State […] More

Tenna Launches the TennaMINI GPS Tracker, Expanding Product Line

Tenna announced the launch of the TennaMINI, a GPS tracking device that represents the latest in the company’s ongoing expansion of the Tenna product line. The TennaMINI is a small, durable GPS tracker that can […] More

International Truck to Feature Allison Neutral at Stop as Standard Equipment on the 2020 International MV Series

International Truck announced it will feature Allison Neutral at Stop as standard equipment on the International® MV™ Series beginning Q1 2020. With the Allison Transmission Neutral at Stop feature, the transmission is automatically shifted into neutral when […] More

Winter Equipment Guarantees Product Wear Life

Company provides wear factor ratings and emphasizes overall cost of use versus purchase price. More

Motiv Power Systems Secures $60 Million to Scale Epic All-electric Chassis, Establish Detroit Operations

Investors including GMAG Holdings and Winnebago will help fund the expansion of Motiv in Foster City as well as open an engineering and manufacturing center in Detroit. More

VMAC Releases UNDERHOOD™ Air Compressor for 2019 CHEVY and International Trucks

VMAC released the latest UNDERHOOD™ 70 air compressor installation kit for Chevrolet and International trucks. The UNDERHOOD™ 70 is now available for International 6.6-L Duramax V8 Diesel trucks on the CV 515 chassis, as well […] More

XL Acquires Quantum Fuel’s Electrification Division, Appoints Kazarinoff as CEO

Strategic investment and leadership additions position the company for rapid growth More

Fuso Begins FE180 Gas Class 5 Cabover Production

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) announced that production of the industry’s first Class 5 cabover gasoline-powered work truck began at Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) plant in Gaffney, South Carolina. FCCC is a […] More

Terex Utilities to Provide Equipment for Lineworker Skills Competition

Terex Utilities and Custom Truck One Source will provide equipment for the Hurtman Rescue event at the International Lineman’s Rodeo held October 19, 2019 in Bonner Springs, Kansas. For 35 years, the competition has attracted […] More

Mack Defense Introduces 40T All-terrain Crane at AUSA 2019

Mack Defense will introduce a Mack® Granite®-based 40-ton capacity all-terrain crane, the ATC-40T, built in partnership with Manitowoc Crane, at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition. AUSA, the largest […] More

Bergstrom and Viatec Partner to Provide Package of No-idle Options for Utility Trucks

An idling utility truck is common. In order to supply power to the lift, the truck must idle. Likewise, in order for the crew to stay cool during drastically hot temperatures, the truck must idle. […] More

Hino Trucks Announces Partnership with Los Angeles Rams

Hino Trucks is stepping into the NFL arena again to announce an additional partnership with an NFL team—the Los Angeles Rams. As the Official Commercial Truck of the Los Angeles Rams, Hino will work with […] More

NoSweat Changes the Way the World Sweats, One Hat or Helmet at a Time

Disposable headwear liners soak up sweat to prevent stains, odors, and burning eyes More

Continental Demonstrates Complete Solutions for Construction at Uvalde Proving Grounds

Continental demonstrated complete solutions for the construction and other on/off-road industries at its proving grounds in Uvalde, Texas, on September 24-26, 2019. Approximately 100 attendees viewed demonstrations of Continental’s broad tire portfolio, from 19.5-inches to […] More

Spireon Introduces Intelligent Trailer Management Portfolio

Intelligent Trailer Management provides solutions to bring rich data and actionable intelligence to the forefront of the trucking industry More

Register Now for the Work Truck Show 2020, Green Truck Summit, and Manufacturer and Distributor Innovation Conference

20th anniversary event features training, networking, and new trucks More

Stertil-Koni Expands Distributor Network with Addition of Indiana Automotive Equipment

Stertil-Koni announces network expansion with the addition of Indiana Automotive Equipment More

Michelin Recognized by EPA with 2019 SmartWay Excellence Award

Award recipients are top environmental performers and leaders for freight supply chain efficiency More

PACCAR Parts Honored with 2019 “Top Company for Women to Work For” Recognition

PACCAR Parts was recognized as a 2019 “Top Company for Women to Work For” by the Women In Trucking Association More

Volvo Trucks North America Partners with Geotab to Deliver Streamlined FMCSA-compliant ELD

Volvo Trucks has partnered with world-class telematics leader Geotab to provide an integrated Electronic Logging Device (ELD) solution for all Volvo-powered trucks model-year 2015 and newer. More

VMAC Releases Multifunction Power System with CAT Engine

VMAC releases a 6-in-1 Multifunction Power System with a Caterpillar engine More

New Fontaine Heavy-Haul Magnitude 55L Delivers 2,000-lb Larger Payload

Fontaine Heavy-Haul, a recognized technology leader and innovator in the lowbed trailer industry, introduces a new trailer that carries heavy loads in a lighter package—the Fontaine Magnitude® 55L. “The Fontaine Magnitude 55L is designed for […] More

BW Mitchum Selects SmartDrive Video-based Safety Program to Support Commitment to Reliable, Personalized, and Safe Freight Handling

Citing exceptional service and support, fleet skips pilot and moves straight to rollout More

Anheuser-Busch to Deploy 21 BYD Electric Trucks as Part of Statewide Commitment to Sustainable Logistics

The project will showcase BYD’s second generation 8TT Class 8 electric trucks at four Anheuser-Busch distribution facilities across Southern California. More

Fontaine Introduces Versatile Infinity Forklift Trailer

Fontaine, a recognized technology leader in the platform trailer industry, introduces a new Infinity combo trailer for forklift applications. In an industry traditionally served by bolt-on aftermarket forklift kits, the Infinity Forklift Trailer is set […] More

Coxreels New Idler Sprockets for the 1195 Series Reduce Rewind Speed and Increase Motor Torque

Coxreels introduces the all new gear reducing idler sprockets for the 1195 Series electric motorized hose reels. This new add-on benefits the user in reducing the rewind speed, increasing motor torque, and fitting an optional […] More

TomTom Telematics is Officially Renamed WEBFLEET Solutions

Twenty years after the launch of the WEBFLEET solution, Europe’s #1 fleet management provider changes its company name More

Michelin Announces Price Increase for NAFA Accounts in US, Canada

Michelin North America, Inc. announced a price increase up to 4.9% for all North American Fleet Account customers for Michelin, BFGoodrich, Michelin Retread Technologies, and Oliver brand products in the United States and Canada. The […] More

International Truck Introduces High Visibility HV Series at ICUEE

New configuration features set-back axle with improved maneuverability More

Bridgestone Celebrates 50 Years of Retread Manufacturing at Bandag Plant in Oxford, North Carolina

Milestone signifies the company’s longstanding commitment to the local community More

Mack Defense M917A3 Heavy Dump Trucks Meet Specification with CARC Coatings

Mack Defense and Sherwin-Williams General Industrial Coatings partnered to implement multiple solutions for applying Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) for use on the Mack Defense M917A3 heavy dump truck (HDT) model. These coating solutions are […] More

Felling Trailers, Inc. Part of Dream It. Do It. Minnesota Statewide Tour of Manufacturing

Local manufacturer opening doors to the public More