VMAC Launches New User-focused Website on VMACAIR.com

VMAC announced the launch of its new website at VMACAIR.com. The new site boasts a revitalized design as well as an improved user experience. This makes it easier for customers to find the right air […] More

Tarps Shipped Same-Day, Safe Fleet Unveils New E-Store

Safe Fleet, a provider of safety solutions for fleet vehicles, announced a new online option for purchasing replacement tarps. Just launched, Rapid Tarps™ e-Store allows for same-day or next-day shipping on tarps for dump truck, […] More

Mullen Partners with Amerit Fleet Solutions to Support National Service, Parts, and Warranty for All Commercial Vehicles

Mullen Automotive, Inc., an electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, announced Amerit Fleet Solutions as the provider for national service and warranty work supporting Mullen’s commercial vehicle lineup, including the Mullen CAMPUS – EV Cargo Van, the […] More

Liacon Cranks Out New 12V LFP Battery with a 4,000-plus Life Cycle

Liacon, European battery manufacturer, released a new, versatile lithium-iron-phosphate (LFP) battery that can replace all Group 31 lead acid units. “Group 31 batteries are one of the highest selling in the market,” says Philip Meek, […] More

Chevron Delo 600 ADF Oils Approved for Cummins Mobile Natural Gas Engines

Chevron Products Company announced the approval of Delo® 600 ADF 10W-30 and Delo® 600 ADF 15W-40 for use in Cummins mobile natural gas engines. The Cummins’ approval process requires two years of field testing in Cummins engines […] More

Trillium Energy Solutions to Fuel Werner Enterprises Field Trials for New Cummins 15-L Natural Gas Engine

Trillium Energy Solutions will supply Werner Enterprises with renewable natural gas (RNG) to fuel the 15-L Cummins natural gas engine as part of field trials of the new Cummins X15N engine in North America. Trillium […] More

Isuzu Creates Director, EV Strategies Position in Preparation for the Future

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc., announced that Matthew A. Mesick will hold the position as the company’s first director, EV strategies. Isuzu created this position in the company just two months after its big […] More

EnerSys Introduces ODYSSEY Connect Battery Monitoring System

EnerSys® launched the ODYSSEY Connect battery monitoring system. The system features technology to actively monitor and track a range of battery health and performance data for optimal operations. The information received through the system is […] More

Physical Operations Leaders Step Up Investments in Workforce and Technology to Reinvent Operations, Samsara Research Shows

Samsara Inc., pioneer of the Connected Operations™ Cloud, announced its 2023 State of Connected Operations Report. The reports offers a look into how organizations within industries that drive more than 40% of the global GDP […] More

Coxreels Improved Options for the Vacuum Series Reel

Coxreels V-100 Series product line has improved and expanded. Introducing the new 1.25-inch vacuum hose reel V-112-735 without hose and the V-112H-735 with hose. The new model features a smaller frame size with 12-inch diameter […] More

Advantage Truck Group Hosts SkillsUSA Massachusetts Diesel Equipment Technology State Championship

Advantage Truck Group hosted the Diesel Equipment Technology competition for the 2023 SkillsUSA Massachusetts State Championships on April 28. The event brought together the state’s top high school students to compete for a chance to […] More

Mullen Announces $15,755,000 Vehicle Purchase Agreement with MGT Lease Company for 250 Class 3 Commercial EV Trucks

Mullen Automotive, Inc., an emerging electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, announced the signing of a vehicle purchase agreement with MGT Lease Company (MGT), a national fleet leasing provider, to purchase 250 all-electric commercial Class 3 cab […] More

The Reading Truck Group Signs an Agreement to Acquire Mastercraft Truck Equipment

The Reading Truck Group signed an agreement to acquire Colorado-based Mastercraft Truck Equipment, a commercial truck and van solutions provider. With two locations in Colorado, the acquisition furthers Reading Truck’s growth strategy. It also positions […] More

Blue Arc EV Delivery Vans Win 2023 Green Car Product of Excellence Award

The Shyft Group, Inc. announced its Blue Arc™ EV delivery vehicles have received a Green Car Journal 2023 Green Car Product of Excellence™ award. The award honors commercial vehicles that feature greater environmental performance through […] More

VMAC Receives Canada’s Best Managed Companies Award for Fifth Consecutive Year

VMAC announced that it has received the Canada’s Best Managed Companies award for the fifth consecutive year; the company will also maintain its Gold Standard designation. The Canada’s Best Managed Companies program annually awards Canadian […] More

Mullen Readies for Commercial Launches, Announces Customer Pricing for Class 1 EV Cargo Vans and Class 3 EV Cab Chassis Trucks

Mullen Automotive, Inc., an electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, announced customer vehicle pricing for the Mullen ONE, Class 1 EV Cargo Van, and Mullen THREE, Class 3 EV Cab Chassis Truck. “As more fleets focus on […] More

Fontaine Modification Introduces Dual Drive Conversion for Kenworth Conventional Medium-duty Trucks

Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations introduced its Kenworth Premium Sit-Down Dual Drive modification. It’s the only sit-down dual drive (SDDD) conversion available for Kenworth T180, T280, T380, and T480 medium-duty conventional trucks. Fontaine […] More

Mack Granite CNG Debuts at 2023 WasteExpo

Mack Trucks announced the availability of a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)-powered Mack® Granite® model. The announcement took place at 2023 WasteExpo, May 1-4, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Mack […] More

Stellar Introduces NXT52 Hooklift to its Lineup

Stellar introduced the NXT52 Hooklift. This 52,000-lb capacity hoist is the latest telescopic hooklift in the NXT series from Stellar. “The introduction of the NXT series has reinvigorated the hooklift market, and we’re pleased to build […] More

Hino Trucks Partners to Distribute Battery Electric Heavy-duty Tractors

Hino Trucks has signed a distribution agreement with Hexagon Purus to exclusively distribute a complete battery electric tractor. This tractor will use Hexagon Purus’ proprietary zero-emission technology, including battery systems, auxiliary modules, power modules, and […] More

Mullen Announces 1,000-Vehicle Order from Randy Marion Automotive Group for Class 3 EV Cab Chassis Trucks

Mullen Automotive, Inc., an electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, announced a 1,000-vehicle order for the Mullen THREE, a Class 3 low cab forward (LCF) EV truck. Randy Marion Automotive Group (RMA) placed the order with deliveries […] More

Innovation and Community Dominate NAFA’S 2023 I&E

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) recently concluded its 2023 Institute and Expo (I&E) in Baltimore, Maryland. Nearly 2,000 fleet and mobility professionals from around the globe convened to network, learn, and explore the latest from […] More

Modine Launches New EVantage Fuel Cell Stack Cooling Package for Commercial Zero-Emission Vehicles

As demand for zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs) grows, the need for reliable and energy-efficient thermal management solutions has never been greater. In response to this need, Modine Manufacturing Company, thermal management technology and solutions, announced the […] More

Fleet Advantage Unveils New Analytic Tool That Will Define the Future of Transportation

Fleet Advantage will unveil a revolutionary new analytic tool at the upcoming National Private Truck Council (NPTC) Annual Conference (May 7-9 in Orlando, booth #923) offering technology to help define the future of transportation for […] More

VMAC Wins Exporter of the Year and Manufactured Products Awards at the 2022 BC Export Awards

VMAC received awards at the 2022 BC Export Awards for its contribution to British Columbia’s economic growth. The company earned: Manufactured Products as well as the top award, BC Exporter of the Year. The BC […] More

ROUSH CleanTech to Showcase Autogas Vehicles at Propane Expo

ROUSH CleanTech will showcase two propane autogas-fueled vehicles used by ThompsonGas in its booth #119 at the 2023 Southeastern Convention & International Propane Expo, April 23-25 in Nashville. ThompsonGas, based in Frederick, Maryland, operates 10 […] More

Roadz Announces Fleetstore Online Marketplace for Commercial Fleet Operators

Roadz, a Silicon Valley based fleet-tech company, announced the latest Roadz-powered SaaS marketplace: Fleetstore, a Bosch Initiative. The one-stop-shop environment offers digital solutions to help commercial fleets address operating costs, productivity, safety, and regulatory compliance. […] More

Cipia Announces the Release of the Next-Gen Cipia-FS10 Plus, Providing AI Video Telematics for Fleets

Cipia, an AI computer vision in-cabin automotive solutions provider, announced the release of Cipia-FS10 Plus, the next generation of its Cipia-FS10 advanced video telematics device specifically designed for fleets. The Cipia-FS10 Plus offers Cipia’s AI-based […] More

Peterbilt Announces Partnership with Lincoln Tech to Expand PTI Service Technician Training Program

Peterbilt announced a partnership with Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (Lincoln Tech), one of America’s most established technical schools. Lincoln Tech will offer the Peterbilt Technician Institute (PTI) program at its Nashville, Tennessee, location. This will […] More

ACE Recycling & Disposal Orders Mack LR Electric Refuse Vehicle

Mack Trucks announced that ACE Recycling & Disposal, based in West Valley City, Utah, recently ordered a Mack® LR Electric Class 8 refuse model to add to its fleet. ACE Disposal will use the LR […] More

Volta Trucks to Debut All-electric Volta Zero at ACT Expo as Highlight of US Launch Plan

Volta Trucks, all-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider, confirmed the US launch and first public display of the all-electric Volta Zero at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo between May 1 and 4, as […] More

STEMCO Announces New Auto-Torq Axle Fastener

STEMCO, an Enpro company and manufacturer of heavy-duty components as well as solutions for commercial vehicles, launched its new Auto-Torq™ axle fastener. This advanced wheel end product recently made its debut at the Technology & […] More

Mack Trucks Launches New E-Commerce Site

Mack Trucks announced the relaunch of its popular e-commerce site, MackShop.com, with new features to make it easier to find and purchase official licensed Mack® merchandise. The updated site features advanced search filters for easier […] More

The Shyft Group Achieves CARB Approval for Blue Arc EV Delivery Vans

The Shyft Group, Inc. completed testing and received an executive order of compliance from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for the Company’s Blue Arc™ EV Solutions Class 3, 4, and 5 electric delivery vehicles. […] More

NAFA Launches ESG Reporting Resource for Fleet Professionals

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) announced a new ESG Reporting offering for the fleet community. Designed by fuel and fleet leaders, this reporting application allows fleets to calculate and track their emissions and emissions reductions. […] More

NAFA Launches Two New Programs to Spark Innovation at Upcoming 2023 Institute & Expo Conference

NAFA Fleet Management Association announced the addition of two new programs at the 2023 Institute & Expo (I&E) Conference. The first is a special Innovations Showcase where attendees can experience new products from I&E exhibitors. […] More

PacLease Places First Leased Electric Peterbilts into Service

PacLease presented keys for two Peterbilt Model 579 EV Day Cabs to Truck King, a Dallas-area trucking company. The day cabs, leased through PacLease Dallas, will be used for local line-haul operations—running approximately 100 miles […] More

5 Ways Parker Hannifin’s QuickFit Oil Change System Will Increase Fleet Maintenance ROI

Hidden costs associated with changing the oil in mobile equipment and trucks costs fleets thousands of dollars each year, and you probably don’t even realize it. These expenses include lost production, proper staff training, oil […] More

ACE Parking Surpasses One Million All-Electric, Zero-Emission Miles with Lightning eMotors Lightning ZEV4 & Lightning ZEV5

Lightning eMotors announced customer ACE Parking’s San Diego Airport ZEV4 and ZEV5 bus fleet surpassed one million all-electric, zero-emission miles. Lightning CRO Kash Sethi says ACE Parking’s San Diego Airport fleet is a success story […] More

TecNiq Develops T67 Family of Lights to Include Stop/Tail/Turn/Reverse, Amber Strobe, and Reverse Options

TecNiq announced the addition of an all-new series of 6-inch oval lighting, the T67 Amber Strobe, and DOT lamps. The T67 is an all-new, diffused lamp from TecNiq. This light comes in four different lenses […] More

SEA Electric Selected to Power Hino Trucks’ M and L Series

The move follows in the footsteps of earlier supply agreements, which included the sale of SEA Electric-branded Class 5 trucks. This announcement paves the way for Hino Trucks to fit SEA Electric’s SEA-Drive® power-system to […] More

Netradyne’s Q1 ’23 Launch Unveils Technologies Addressing Cost, Safety, and Fleet Management Challenges

Netradyne, a SaaS provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing solutions, announced its seasonal launch. The launch introduces new solutions and updates to its existing product suite. Amid economic uncertainty, efficiency and visibility into […] More

Chevron Refreshes and Optimizes Grease Product Line

Chevron announced refreshed branding for its line of grease products, featuring new naming and packaging to make the product selection process more seamless for customers. This product optimization aims to future-proof its product line to […] More

IMT Showcases Industry-Leading Battery-Powered Hydraulic Telescopic Crane at Work Truck Week 2023

Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. (IMT) provided a look into the company’s sustainable technologies with the battery-powered hydraulic telescopic crane and air compressor package displayed at Work Truck Week 2023. “We are leveraging our best […] More

Bestpass and Comdata Announce Partnership

Bestpass, Inc., a payment platform provider and leader in toll management solutions for fleets, announced a partnership with Comdata, Inc. Comdata is a FLEETCOR company and leader in payment innovation. The relationship helps fleets and […] More

Workhorse Group Unveils W56 Step Van at the NTEA Work Truck Show

Workhorse Group Inc. announced the formal unveiling of its W56 step van model at the National Truck Equipment Association’s (NTEA) Work Truck Week in Indianapolis, Indiana. The first-look presentation, hosted by Workhorse CEO Rick Dauch, […] More

3M Launches New Best-in-class Print Wrap Film and Overlaminate for Commercial Vehicles

The performance-minded work truck industry demands creative ideas as well as bold designs and flawless installations. Therefore, graphic manufacturers and installers require solutions that exceed expectations and achieve the maximum return on investment (ROI) for […] More

FCCC Delivers First Two All-electric MT50e Walk-in-van Units to Ryder

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) and Ryder System, Inc. recently delivered two MT50e all-electric walk-in van units for use in the greater Boston area. Both MT50e electric vehicles will join the Boston-area fleet of W.B. […] More

Isuzu Executive Director of Marketing Brian Tabel Joins NTEA Board Of Directors

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced that Brian J. Tabel, the company’s executive director of marketing, has been selected to serve a three-year term on the board of directors of NTEA—The Association for the […] More

Isuzu Introduces Its First Electric Truck

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced its first all-electric production model, the N-Series EV. The 2025-model-year Class 5 truck—featuring a full 19,500-lb gross vehicle weight rating, a battery electric platform developed by Isuzu Motors […] More

VMAC Announces Three New Product Releases at NTEA’s Work Truck Week 2023

VMAC announced three new product innovations at NTEA’s Work Truck Week 2023. New VMAC product releases include the DTM185 direct-transmission mounted air compressor, the G30+GEN rotary screw air compressor/generator, and the 5-in-1 Multifunction power system, […] More

Allison Transmission Showcases Latest Innovations in Propulsion Technology at Work Truck Week 2023 in Indianapolis

Allison Transmission will sponsor and exhibit at Work Truck Week® 2023, March 7 – 10 in Indianapolis. “As a member of the Indianapolis community for more than 100 years, Allison takes immense pride in hosting […] More

Propane Now Reducing Emissions through Recharging Infrastructure

Propane now reduces emissions along the path to zero even further, providing a significantly less expensive and cleaner recharging solution. The new portable dual-purpose standalone fueling system from Propane Fueling Solutions allows fleets with various […] More

The Shyft Group Raises the Bar with EPA 200-Mile Range for Blue Arc Delivery Vans

The Shyft Group, Inc., a North American leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing, assembly, and upfit for the commercial, retail, and service specialty vehicle markets, announced the completed testing as well a certification from the United […] More

WEATHER GUARD Announces New Aluminum Safari Van Rack

WEATHER GUARD®, an industry leader in work truck and van equipment, introduced a new WEATHER GUARD Aluminum Safari Van Rack. Because contractors need to take a bulk of materials and ladders to the jobsite, WEATHER […] More

Fontaine Modification Expands Air-Weigh On-Board Scales Offerings

Air-Weigh will make it easier to add on-board weighing technology to new vocational vehicles through an agreement with Fontaine Modification. Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations will now install Air-Weigh LoadMaxx on-board scales on […] More

A Century of Innovation: Kenworth Turns 100 in 2023

Over the last century, more than 1.3 million trucks have traveled across the US and Canada with a Kenworth badge. In 2023, Kenworth begins a year-long celebration, commemorating its 100th anniversary and contributions to the transportation […] More

Uptake Enhances Predictive Maintenance Technology through Daimler Truck North America’s Data-as-a-Service Model

Uptake, a leader in predictive analytics software-as-a-service (SaaS), entered into a commercial agreement with Daimler Truck North America LLC (DTNA), a manufacturer and provider of commercial vehicle products, services, and technologies. The agreement will enable the use […] More

Cummins Announces New X10 Engine, Next in the Fuel-agnostic Series, Launching in North America in 2026

Cummins Inc. announced it will launch the next engine in the fuel-agnostic series, the X10, in North America in 2026. This engine could replace both the L9 and the X12 with the versatility to serve […] More

Stertil-Koni Faces Polar Vortex Head-on at Event Benefitting Special Olympics of Maryland

Stertil-Koni employees along with their friends and families gathered on February 3rd to brave some of the season’s lowest temperatures. It was all in an effort to jump into the icy Chesapeake Bay at Sandy […] More

NAFA Celebrates the Certified Automotive Fleet Manager 2022 Graduates

NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA), the vehicle fleet industry’s largest membership association, recognizes the 2022 graduates of its Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) program. This eight-module program offers the most current fleet management education. It […] More

Commercial Truck Trader Debuts Visual-based Search to Increase Dealer Leads

Commercial Truck Trader introduced a new search option that uses visual images to help buyers quickly zero in on vehicles that match their specific requirements. The new guided search function dramatically reduces search time and has the […] More

Drive 19 Commercial EVs, Medium-duty Trucks, and More at Work Truck Week 2023 Ride & Drive

Test drive more than a dozen electric commercial vehicles as well as new internal combustion medium-duty trucks just steps from an exhibit hall packed with the latest products and technology from 500 companies at Work […] More

Fleet Advantage’s Latest Industry Benchmark Survey Illustrates Growing Desire for Financial Flexibility and Business Agility in Fleet Operations

Fleet Advantage announced results of its latest industry benchmarking survey. In the survey, the company took the pulse of industry leaders on topics ranging from the use of alternate-fuel trucks; equipment finance trends; and strategies for […] More

The Shyft Group Invests in Michigan to Build Blue Arc All-Electric Commercial Vehicles

The Shyft Group plans to invest in and expand the company’s facilities in Charlotte, Michigan. This will enable production of commercial electric vehicles for its Blue Arc™ EV Solutions brand, launched last year. Shyft will […] More

Bosch Rexroth Completes HydraForce Acquisition to Enhance Global Hydraulics Offering

Bosch Rexroth completed the acquisition of hydraulic specialist HydraForce on February 3. The acquisition of the Lincolnshire, Illinois-based company was announced in July 2022. It strengthens Bosch Rexroth’s footprint in North America. It also expands […] More

Mclaren Doors Launches New Streamline 2-inch Insulated Reinforced Intermediate Panel

MCLAREN DOORS announced the launch of its new reinforced intermediate panel for the Streamline 2-inch Insulated roll-up truck door. The reinforced panel is a completely extruded 1/8-inch thick aluminum panel with an exterior PVC fascia. […] More

Autocar’s Record-breaking Innovations Remain Unparalleled and Celebrated

Autocar LLC shared its record-breaking accomplishments and innovations from 2022. In 2022, the Autocar brand celebrated its 125th anniversary, marking another year as the nation’s first and oldest truck brand. Fueling Autocar’s continued success in […] More

Record Year for Volvo Trucks in 2022

The year 2022 was a record year for Volvo Trucks. The company delivered an all-time high number of its trucks to customers and increased its market share in 41 countries. Volvo Trucks also executed its […] More

Mack Trucks Produces 10,000th Mack MD Series truck at Roanoke Valley Operations

Mack Trucks Roanoke Valley Operations (RVO) employees pose with the 10,000th Mack® MD Series vehicle to roll off the line. The Mack MD6, a Class 6, and the MD7, a Class 7, began rolling off […] More

FCCC Celebrates Delivery of First Two MT50e Units to Penske Truck Leasing in California

Freightliner Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) and Penske Truck Leasing recently commemorated the delivery of two MT50e all-electric walk-in van units for use in California. Penske Truck Leasing delivered one MT50e unit each to two California-based […] More

Felling Trailers Releases Design Innovations for X-Force Hydraulic Detachable Goosenecks

Felling Trailers, Inc. will debut design modifications to the X-Force hydraulic detachable’s gooseneck at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023. Felling is known to enhance and develop new product designs for increased production efficiencies, operator safety, and ease of […] More

Kenworth T880 Concrete Pump Truck Produces $505,000 Donation to Support CIM Education Program

A donated Kenworth T880 truck sold during the Concrete Industry Management annual auction will contribute to the CIM educational program. This is thanks to Kenworth, Alliance Concrete Pumps, Papé Kenworth, as well as other Kenworth […] More

Fontaine Modification’s New International Premium Dual Drive Improves Driver Comfort for Trash Collection, Street Sweeping

The new International Premium Dual Drive modification from Fontaine Modification Medium & Heavy Truck Operations makes it just as comfortable for a driver to operate a refuse collection vehicle, street sweeper, or road-striping truck from […] More

Steering System Manufacturer Enters New Markets

Steering system manufacturer Pailton Engineering will design and build a new steering column for lightweight delivery vehicles. The column will satisfy a growing demand for components optimized for lightweight vehicles, particularly last-mile delivery vehicles. This […] More

Stellar Introduces Six New Lighter-Weight Telescopic Service Cranes Featuring the CDTpro™ Remote with Range Finder™

Stellar launches six new telescopic cranes using the exclusive CDTpro Remote with Range Finder to the marketplace. These cranes are redesigns of its 9,000-lb class cranes (9621 and 9630), 10,000-lb class cranes (10621 and 10630) […] More

Rotary’s New XA12 Alignment Scissor Lift Offers Wide Service Capacity Range in a Small Footprint

Rotary, part of Vehicle Service GroupSM (VSG), a Dover company, announced the new XA12 Alignment Scissor Lift. The lift is an addition to its line of lifts for independent shop owners, dealership service departments, and […] More

Knapheide Manufacturing Company to Celebrate 175th Anniversary

The Knapheide Manufacturing Company will celebrate its 175th anniversary this year, marking nearly two centuries as a family-owned and operated business in Quincy, Illinois. In 1848, Herman Heinrich Knapheide, a German immigrant, moved to Quincy […] More

Volta Trucks 2022 Roundup

2022 was a significant year of milestones for Volta Trucks, a full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider. The company continues its journey toward production of the full-electric Volta Zero vehicles for customers in early […] More

The Shyft Group Acquires XL Fleet

The Shyft Group, Inc. announced its acquisition of XL Fleet as planned and initially announced by Spruce Power last month. The acquisition includes the option to extend employment opportunities to XL Fleet technical talent. Shyft […] More

Cross Underground Development, LLC. Converts Fleet to Felling Trailers

Cross Underground Development, LLC. is a Class A Specialty Contractor located in Chesapeake, Virginia. The company specializes in the natural gas distribution industry. “We are a complete construction service provider: pipeline construction, maintenance, repairs, facility […] More

Fleet Advantage Supports January Financial Wellness Month & Extends the Focus to Helping Corporate Fleets Obtain Financial Flexibility

Financial Wellness Month is observed throughout January each year. It was created to remind people to pay closer attention to their financial wellbeing. With the continued challenges to the overall economy and companies with transportation […] More

SoundOff Signal Introduces Solution for Traffic Advising

SoundOff Signal, a leader in vehicle lighting, control systems, and electronic warning solutions for law enforcement, fire, EMS, utility, as well as government vehicles, announced the official launch of the TM100 Traffic Controller. The TM100 […] More

New 2023 Ram 1500 TRX Havoc Illuminates Expanded Light-duty Lineup

Ram Truck brand announced the exclusive new 2023 Ram 1500 TRX Havoc edition joins the light-duty lineup. The Ram 1500 TRX Havoc edition—with a Baja Yellow exterior—offers customers another option for exterior and interior appointments […] More

New EPA Rule for Heavy-duty Trucks Drives the Next Chapter for Advanced Diesel Technology

The Diesel Technology Forum issued the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement of a final rule establishing future emissions standards for heavy-duty engines. Executive Director Allen Schaeffer says, “Today’s final rule establishes the […] More

Advantage Truck Group Marks 10 Years of Haulin’ 4 Hunger

Advantage Truck Group (ATG) celebrates 10 years of giving back to its communities through Haulin’ 4 Hunger. ATG will celebrate by increasing donations to help provide meals in communities near ATG dealerships throughout New England. […] More

Service Truck Equipment Study Reveals Overwhelming Preference for Rotary Screw Air Compressors

VMAC surveyed 340 people in the service truck industry in 2022, asking them about their fleets and service truck equipment. The data shows 80% of professionals prefer rotary screw air compressors over reciprocating air compressors […] More

Autofleet Launches First Self-Serve Electrification Simulator to Accurately Plan the Transition to Electric Vehicles for Fleets and Charging Point Operators

Autofleet introduced a new, self-serve Fleet Planning Simulator that makes it quick and easy to accurately plan all aspects of the deployment of Electric Vehicles (EVs) and build-out of Charging Infrastructure. This includes considerations such […] More

Leading Commercial EV Manufacturers to Provide Exclusive Updates at Work Truck Week 2023

NTEA added exclusive update sessions from five electric vehicle manufacturers to the Work Truck Week® 2023 educational conference. These EV sessions join the dozen OEM updates previously announced. During the sessions, manufacturer representatives will cover important […] More

Motiv Power Systems Wins 175 New Vehicle Vouchers in California’s HVIP Electric Vehicle Incentive Program

Motiv Power Systems, innovator of all-electric medium-duty trucks and buses, secured 175 new vehicle vouchers in California’s HVIP incentive program. The Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP) is the California program […] More

GPS Insight Continues to Enhance Fleet + Field Offering Across Small Business, Franchise, and Mid-Enterprise Customers

GPS Insight, provider of SaaS-based fleet and field service management software solutions, announced enhancements to its integrated Field Service Management (FSM) suite. These enhancements mark strides toward the empowerment of fleet and field service companies […] More

Mclaren Doors Launches New INSUL-LITE 2.125-inch Bottom Panel

MCLAREN DOORS launched a new bottom panel for the INSUL-LITE 2.125-inch Insulated roll-up truck door. It features a completely extruded 1/8-inch thick aluminum panel with an exterior PVC fascia. The addition of the bottom panel […] More

Dynamic Offers New Line of Tool Organizers for Sockets, Wrenches, and More

The Dynamic® tool brand introduced a new line of tool organizers. The line includes solutions for storing sockets, wrenches, screwdrivers, and other small tools. Manufactured with industrial quality and offered at budget-sensitive prices, each Dynamic […] More

Rotary Announces New Line of Fully Automatic Air Conditioning Recharging Machines Powered by TEXA

Rotary, part of Vehicle Service GroupSM (VSG), a Dover company, launched its new line of fully automatic air conditioning diagnostic and recharging equipment through Rotary’s recently announced partnership with TEXA. The product line offers service […] More

Bonnell Industries Acquires Flink Assets

Bonnell Industries Inc. announces the asset acquisition of the Flink Company located in Streator, Illinois. Bonnell Industries will not be acquiring the company, land, or building in Streator, Illinois. The company will operate and service from […] More

Optimal EV and Fontaine Modification Repower Conventional Trucks and Buses with New E1-R Electric Vehicle System

Optimal EV and Fontaine Modification Work Truck & EV Solutions introduce a repower solution that seamlessly converts conventional gasoline- or diesel-powered trucks and buses to zero-emissions electric power. The companies built the Optimal EV E1-R […] More

Talbert Manufacturing Celebrates the Removable Gooseneck Trailer’s 75th Anniversary

Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, celebrates the 75th anniversary of the release of its non-ground bearing removable gooseneck trailer. First introduced in 1947, the removable gooseneck technology revolutionized safety in […] More

The Bulldog Truck Brand Gives Back to Animals

Mack Trucks donated $100,000 to the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) to create a matching fund for Giving Tuesday. The effort kicks off Mack Trucks’ Partners for the Ride […] More

Volta Trucks News in Brief

VOLTA TRUCKS COMPLETES FIRST CUSTOMER AND MEDIA EVALUATION OF THE FULL-ELECTRIC VOLTA ZERO PROTOTYPE IN EUROPEAN LAUNCH MARKETS Volta Trucks, a full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider, completed the first customer driving evaluations of […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Gasoline Extreme in a New Formula and Capless Bottle Design

Hot Shot’s Secret announced a reformulation of its popular Gasoline Extreme complete fuel system cleaner. The new formula improves on the strong performance of the original formulation; Hot Shot’s Secret will introduce the formula in […] More

Bollinger Motors Announces Our Next Energy as Battery Supplier for Electric Commercial Trucks

Bollinger Motors, which recently became a majority owned company of Mullen Automotive, Inc., announced Our Next Energy will supply modular, linkable Aries battery packs to power its all-electric commercial platforms and chassis cabs. “ONE battery […] More

World-first: Volvo Delivers Electric Trucks with Fossil-free Steel to Customers

In September, Volvo Trucks started series production of heavy-duty electric, 44 tonne GCW trucks. Volvo is the first global truck manufacturer to achieve this. Additionally, the company produced some of the electric trucks with fossil-free […] More

Work Truck Solutions Announces Inventory Listing Partnership with Holman

Work Truck Solutions® announces inventory listing partnership with Holman’s small business division, providing Holman’s customers greater access to locate and acquire commercial vehicles. When companies with shared goals come together, new solutions can fall into […] More

Autocar, LLC Jumps into Basketball Season with Birmingham Squadron Basketball Sponsorship

Birmingham-based Autocar, LLC enters its second season as a sponsor of the Birmingham Squadron basketball team. Part of the National Basketball Association (NBA) G-League, Birmingham’s newest professional sports team makes up one of 30 teams […] More

Felling Trailers’ Pan “Gravity” Tilt Trailers Receive Design Modifications

The Felling Trailers’ drop-deck Pan Tilt model has undergone design modifications to increase operator ease of use and safety. The Pan Tilt is a gravity tilt trailer, using gravity and a center pivot point for […] More

JASPER Announces Availability of RAM 6.4L HEMI Engine

Jasper Engines & Transmissions, a leader in remanufactured products, announced the availability of its Ram 6.4-L HEMI engine. This engine is available for the following applications: 2014-2017 Ram 3500-5500 (Cab/Chassis) 2014-2017 Ram 3500-5500 (Pickup) Jasper […] More

Hilltip Acquires Industrial Metal Products, Inc.

Hilltip, manufacturer of snowplows, spreaders, de-icing sprayers, sweepers, and other road maintenance equipment, acquired all assets of Industrial Metal Products, Inc., an Indiana-based manufacturer of truck beds and other quality metal products. The arrangement provides […] More

Lightning eMotors Announces Transport Canada Registration, Expanding Commercial EV Presence in Canada

Lightning eMotors announced that Transport Canada has registered Lightning eMotors in its pre-clearance program. Transport Canada is a federal institution responsible for transportation policies and programs promoting safe, secure, efficient, and environmentally responsible transportation. This […] More

Trillium Expands CNG Customer Base

Trillium Energy Solutions announced the opening of a public compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Miami. The partnership between Trillium and the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) made this station a […] More

Rotary Debuts New Mobile Advanced Driver Assistance System, Partners with TEXA to Expand Product Line

Rotary, part of Vehicle Service GroupSM (VSG), a Dover company, recently partnered with TEXA to develop its new product line, “Rotary powered by TEXA™”. TEXA is a global leader in the design, development, and production […] More

Mack Bulldog Magazine Adds a Digital Version

Mack Trucks Bulldog Magazine is now available to a wider audience through the introduction of a new online version. The digital platform brings Bulldog to devices everywhere for quicker delivery while minimizing the environmental impact […] More

Fleet Advantage’s Kids Around The Corner Foundation Donates John Deere Tractor to HorsePlay Therapy Center

Fleet Advantage, an innovator in Class 8 fleet data analytics, equipment financing, and life cycle cost management (LCCM), announced a donation of an $18,000 John Deere tractor from Ag-Pro of Hastings through its Kids Around The Corner Foundation to HorsePlay […] More

International Dealers to Offer Customers Comprehensive Ownership Solutions for S13 Integrated Powertrain

Navistar and International® dealer network prepare to support customers with comprehensive ownership solutions for the International S13 Integrated Powertrain. Comprehensive ownership solutions include dealer integrated software, built-in service products, repair maintenance contracts, and preventive maintenance programs. These efforts will […] More

Custom Truck One Source and Battle Motors Announce New Partnership

Custom Truck One Source announced the expansion of its offerings with the addition of Battle Motors to its truck inventory. As part of the partnership, Custom Truck will offer Battle Motors’ full cabover line. This […] More

Heavy Duty Truck Engine Manufacturers Use Parker Hannifin Check Valves as Fuel Pressure Regulators to Meet Emissions Requirements

Truck engine manufacturers continue to face more stringent requirements than ever related to efficiency and emissions. As a result, the pursuit of new ideas and technologies to meet these challenges is ongoing. Whether they realize […] More

Modine Selected to Supply Thermal Management Solution for Shyft Group Blue Arc Commercial EV

As commercial fleet owners move to electric vehicles (EVs) to cut emissions, Modine Manufacturing Company, a diversified global leader in thermal management technology and solutions, announced working with leading specialty vehicle manufacturer The Shyft Group […] More

Uptake Unveils New Analytics Features in Uptake Fleet Predictive Maintenance Platform

Uptake, industrial intelligence software-as-a-service (SaaS), announced the availability of several major new capabilities in Uptake Fleet, its comprehensive predictive maintenance solution for the transportation industry. Leading the additions is an expanded Work Order Analytics capability. This […] More

NTEA Extends Work Truck Week 2023 Exhibit Hours, New Exhibitor Pavilion Returns

Attendees will have more time to check out the latest commercial vehicles, equipment, and technology from 500 companies at Work Truck Week® 2023 thanks to extended Work Truck Show exhibit hours. The popular New Exhibitor Pavilion […] More

Battle Motors and ENGS Commercial Finance Jointly Develop Captive Finance Solutions through Battle Motors’ Extensive Dealer Network

Battle Motors, Inc., formerly Crane Carrier Company (CCC), and ENGS Commercial Finance Co., (ENGS) partnered to launch a customer finance platform in Battle Motors Capital powered by ENGS Commercial Finance Co. and Mitsubishi HC Capital […] More

CarriersEdge Adds New Fleet Resource Library to Support Driver Training Programs

CarriersEdge, provider of online driver training for the trucking industry, introduced a new resource library to the CarriersEdge platform. It is designed to help drivers apply information that is covered in CarriersEdge online training courses […] More

Zonar Announces Next Generation of ZTrak, a Rugged and Reliable Asset Tracking Solution

Zonar, smart mobility solutions, announced the availability of its latest iteration of ZTrak, a ruggedized asset tracker designed for long-range connectivity in remote, harsh environments. Zonar built ZTrak with GPS, cellular, and Wi-Fi technologies. It can […] More

Fleetio Adds VMRS Maintenance Categorization Codes to Create Consistency and Cost Efficiency for Fleet Managers

Fleetio added five VMRS (Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standards) Code Keys to its maintenance data categorization capabilities. This update enables fleet managers to see the scope of their maintenance spend, uncover costly trends, and optimize vehicle […] More

NEXIQ Technologies Launches New USB-Link 3 Vehicle Interface

NEXIQ Technologies® announced the release of its USB-Link™ 3 Vehicle Interface Wireless Edition. NEXIQ bills the device as a next generation handheld device that allows users to “make the connection anyway you like”. The USB-Link […] More

Best Logistics Group Reports Safety Success Metrics with Netradyne

Netradyne, a SaaS leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing focusing on driver and fleet safety, announced that customer Best Logistics Group has significantly decreased its claims and improved its driver safety program over […] More

Town of Cary, North Carolina, Orders Mack LR Electric

The Town of Cary, North Carolina, recently ordered a Mack® LR Electric Class 8 refuse vehicle to reaffirm its commitment to sustainability and its citizens. The Mack LR Electric will provide the community with reduced emissions, maintenance, […] More

Gasboy Launches Site PRIME and Truck PRIME Fuel Management Systems

Gasboy, fleet fueling solutions, added Gasboy Site PRIME and Truck PRIME into the PRIME Suite of Fuel Management Solutions. Site PRIME is Gasboy’s latest innovative fuel management system. Gasboy designed the system for smaller form […] More

Volvo Trucks Simplifies EV Charger Procurement with Vendor Direct Shipping Program

Volvo Trucks North America announced a program providing streamlined access to electric vehicle (EV) charging offerings for dealers and customers. The Vendor Direct Shipping program allows customers to procure mobile and fixed charging hardware solutions […] More

Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Retroactively Extended for Propane Autogas Vehicles

The Propane Education & Research Council 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 Inflation Reduction Act, […] More

Booster Expands Renewable Diesel Product Offering to Fleets across California

Recognizing fleet customers’ growing demand for lower-carbon energy sources, Booster®, a tech-driven mobile energy delivery company, expanded its renewable diesel product offering to three new markets in California. The move enables nearly 50 Sacramento, San […] More

ALI Introduces Electronic Lift Safety Standards and Training Materials

Lift safety advocate Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) now offers digital versions of vehicle lift safety standards and training materials. Electronic versions of ANSI/ALI ALOIM: 2020, the standard governing lift operation, inspection, and maintenance, and ANSI/ALI […] More

Robert Herjavec, Entrepreneur and Star of Shark Tank, Named Work Truck Show Keynote Speaker

Get tips on resilience, building the will to win, and using challenges as motivation from one of North America’s most recognizable business leaders, Robert Herjavec, at Work Truck Week 2023. The entrepreneur, author, and star […] More

The Shyft Group Secures Initial Pre-order for Blue Arc All-electric Delivery Walk-in Vans

Blue Arc™ EV Solutions, part of The Shyft Group, debuted in March with the industry-first commercial grade purpose-built EV chassis; a fully reimagined from the ground up all-electric Class 3 delivery walk-in van; and a […] More

Harbinger and Autel Announce Charging Partnership to Address the Needs of the North American Class 4 to 7 Fleets

Harbinger, an LA-based vehicle and technology company, announced its charging partnership with Autel Energy. Autel Energy is an energy management company that also provides EV charging solutions. The partnership comes on the tail of both […] More

Bollinger Motors and Wabash Announce Joint Development to Produce Last-mile Refrigerated Delivery Electric Truck

Bollinger Motors, which recently became a majority owned company of Mullen Automotive, Inc., announced it has teamed up with Wabash, a leading truck body and trailer manufacturer, to develop a stronger, lighter, refrigerated truck body on electric […] More

Stem Announces Joint Solar, Storage, and EV Charging Offering with InCharge Energy

Stem, a leader in AI-driven clean energy solutions, announced its partnership with InCharge Energy, a fleet electrification services leader. The partnership will equip businesses with a complete EV fleet infrastructure solution to maximize their charging […] More

Winter Equipment Launches New Product Catalog

Winter Equipment recently launched its full-line product catalog for the 2022-2023 season. From cutting edge systems, guards, and gravel road maintenance, the catalog covers all of Winter Equipment’s offerings. The 66-page catalog is divided into […] More

Advantage Truck Group Sponsors Kart Race Team at Seaside Le Mans Charity Event

A kart race team sponsored by Advantage Truck Group and Robert B. Our won first place at the 21st annual Seaside Le Mans charity race. Held on September 10, 2022, the race raised over $500,000 […] More

Mopar Announces New Quality-tested, Factory-backed Accessories for New 2023 Ram ProMaster

Adding to the Ram ProMaster’s adaptability, Mopar offers quality-tested, factory-backed accessories for vocational, delivery, lifestyle, and #vanlife users. “The new 2023 Ram ProMaster is designed and built to meet the demands of a variety of […] More

Rubicon Enters Technology Partnership with Samsara

Rubicon Technologies, Inc., a leading digital marketplace for waste and recycling and provider of innovative software-based products for businesses and governments worldwide, announced it has entered a technology partnership with Samsara Inc. to unlock new value […] More

Battle Motors Announces Series B Capital Raise of $150 Million

Battle Motors, formerly Crane Carrier Company (CCC), completed a Series B investment round with $150 million in new growth capital from a cornerstone global institutional investor. This capital raise follows a $120 million Series A […] More

FordDirect and Work Truck Solutions Team Up to Provide Pathway to Commercial Profits for Ford and Lincoln Dealerships

Work Truck Solutions announced a partnership with FordDirect to assist Ford and Lincoln dealers in capitalizing on the value and profits associated with the growing B2B business opportunity. As a result, this partnership provides Ford […] More

Tomtom’s GO Navigation App Introduces Truck Navigation

TomTom, mapmaker and geolocation specialist, introduced GO Navigation’s truck plan—an offer designed to meet the needs of professional truck drivers. In addition to GO Navigation’s premium navigation capabilities, this enables drivers to plan routes that […] More

Webasto Launches the Webasto Go Charger in the US and Canada

Webasto Charging Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Webasto Group, will launch the Webasto Go, a Level 2 mobile EV Charger, for electric vehicle owners at the Fully Charged LIVE North America 2022 Show in San […] More

New Data Shows Samsara Drives Cost-Savings Opportunities for Customers in First Year

Samsara Inc. released data that shows how it’s helping customers reduce costs within the first year of adoption. Headwinds like inflation and high fuel prices have led physical operations companies to prioritize cost savings. Samsara […] More

New OEM Unveils Commercial Medium-duty Platform Set to Electrify and Revolutionize the Industry

Harbinger announced its official launch and unveiled a new electric vehicle (EV) platform poised to transform the medium-duty industry. Founded to bring modernization and fresh thinking to the electrification market, Harbinger’s products will include stripped […] More

GPS Insight Named 2022 Sustainability Leadership Award Winner by Business Intelligence Group

GPS Insight announced that Business Intelligence Group named the company a 2022 Sustainability Leadership Award winner in the 2022 Sustainability Awards program. Companies bestowed with the Sustainability Leadership Award have demonstrated sustainability as a central […] More

Booster Expands Mobile Fueling Services Coast to Coast

In response to growing customer demand from enterprise fleets looking to optimize costs as well as lower carbon emissions and source renewable fuels, Booster®, a tech-driven mobile energy delivery company, announced expansion across the United […] More

Werner Enterprises Signs Letter of Intent Planning to Secure 500 X15H Engines from Cummins

Werner Enterprises, a transportation and logistics provider, and Cummins Inc., a power solutions provider, announced Werner signed a letter of intent to purchase 500 Cummins’ 15-L hydrogen internal combustion engines upon availability. The two companies […] More

Work Truck Solutions Adds Manheim Vehicles to its Vehicle Acquisition Search Tool

Work Truck Solutions announced an addition to its Vehicle Acquisition Search Tool (VAST), adding Manheim as a partner. As inventory shortages continue restricting franchised dealers’ OEM allotments, enterprising dealers are finding alternative sources to fill […] More

Bollinger Reveals B4 Commercial Electric Truck

Bollinger Motors announced its Class 4 all-electric fleet truck, the Bollinger B4. The B4 features a cab-forward design with industry-leading safety, cargo, and turn circle capabilities. “The cab-forward design is a radical change from our […] More

VMAC Celebrates 25 Years of UNDERHOOD Air Compressor Innovation

VMAC celebrates its 25th anniversary of UNDERHOOD™ air compressors. The first UNDERHOOD70 air compressor shipped in the fall of 1997. Since then, VMAC has sold over 25,000 UNDERHOODs for Ford, RAM, GMC, Chevrolet, International, and […] More

Customer Demand Leads Fontaine Modification to Build Larger Corporate Headquarters in Charlotte

Driven by soaring demand in both its Heavy Truck Operations and Work Truck and EV Solutions divisions, Fontaine Modification will build a new corporate headquarters. The new headquarters will more than double its production and […] More

Registration Open for Work Truck Industry Welder Certification Program Fall 2022 Train-the-Trainer Session

NTEA announced open registration for the fall 2022 Train-the-Trainer session for the Work Truck Industry Welder Certification Program. NTEA will collaborate with Lincoln Electric Company as well as NC3 to present the program. The course […] More

Kenworth Introduces Online 2022 Medium Duty Body Builder Manual

Kenworth published a comprehensive, 152-page online body builder manual for its medium-duty conventional lineup. The lineup ranges from Class 5 to light Class 8 models. The 2022 Kenworth Medium Duty Body Builder Manual features an […] More

Comvoy.com Taps Crestline as Exclusive Transportation Partner

Work Truck Solutions announced Crestline as its exclusive transportation partner for Comvoy.com. “This industry is far from static,” says Kathryn Schifferle, CEO of Work Truck Solutions, the company behind Comvoy.com. “We’re very keen on the […] More

West Michigan International Opens Michigan’s First Public Commercial Vehicle Charging Station

International dealer West Michigan International announced the opening of Michigan’s first public commercial EV charging station at its Kalamazoo location. Located off I-94, one of the largest freight corridors in the Midwest, the station is […] More

PACCAR to Offer Cummins X15N Natural Gas Engine

PACCAR will work with Cummins Inc. to offer the new Cummins X15N natural gas engine in Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks. The X15N is the first natural gas engine specifically designed for heavy-duty truck applications with […] More

Isuzu Celebrates Isuzu Dealers’ Best Sales Consultants, Service Advisors, Parts Salespeople, and Technicians in Unprecedented “Week of Weeks” Competitions

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced the winners of its 2022 National Sales Walkaround, National Service Walkaround, National Parts Salesperson Product Presentation and North America I-1 Grand Prix Technical competitions. The finals of all […] More

Autocar, LLC Begins Field Testing All-Electric Cabover Refuse Trucks

AUTOCAR®, manufacturer of specialized severe-duty vocational trucks, built its first two alpha units that feature a zero emissions, all-electric powertrain. Additionally, the two E-ACX electric cabover refuse trucks are going through a strict validation testing […] More

Emterra Group Orders Mack® LR Electric to be in Service in the Greater Toronto Area

Emterra Group, a Canadian integrated resource management company, recently ordered a Mack® LR Electric Class 8 refuse vehicle. Jonathan Randall, Mack Trucks senior vice president of sales and commercial operations, says Emterra has provided green […] More

Ferguson Collaborates with Holman and Electrada to Launch Groundbreaking Electric Vehicle Program

Through a first-of-its-kind collaboration, Ferguson, North America’s leading distributor of plumbing and HVAC supplies, Holman, a global automotive services organization, and Electrada, an electric fuel solutions company, announce a fleet electrification pilot. This effort delivers […] More

Winter Equipment Outlines Plans for the Future

Winter Equipment, snow and ice management equipment manufacturer, is poised for a breakout season in the commercial snow removal market. For over 30 years Winter Equipment has serviced the government snow removal market. Over three […] More

Supply Chain Disruptions Drive Heightened Focus on Commercial Vehicle Uptime and Latest Lifting Technologies, New Industry Overview Reveals

Supply chain disruptions are approaching their worst levels in nearly 50 years. They are combined with escalating business and consumer demand for product deliveries and passenger transport. To combat industry issues, Stertil-Koni, recommends a six-step […] More

Bridgestone Collaborates with Microsoft to Accelerate Advanced Tire Analytics Integration Across Global Portfolio of Connected Tires and Mobility Solutions

Bridgestone Corporation announced a collaboration with Microsoft to use Microsoft Azure to accelerate development and go-to-market strategies in support of Bridgestone’s digital transformation and sustainable solutions portfolio. “Since our first collaboration announcement in 2020, Microsoft has […] More

McLaren Doors Announces New Roll-up Door Program with Rush Truck Centers

McLaren Doors announced a new Roll-Up Door Program with Rush Truck Centers. Rush Truck Centers is now part of the McLaren Doors Dealer network from coast to coast. McLaren Doors will provide premium lightweight roll-up […] More

Continental Partners with Navistar to Launch Regional On/Off-road Tires with 220-lb Load Capacity

Through a partnership with Navistar, Continental designed a new lineup of 19.5-inch tires for regional on- and off-road uses. Continental launched the tires in Load Range H; this allows them to deliver extra load carrying […] More

Lightning eMotors Unveils Next-generation Mobile Charger for Commercial and Consumer Electric Vehicles

Lightning eMotors announced the unveiling of its second-generation Lightning Mobile chargers for commercial and consumer electric vehicles (EV). The mobile DC fast charger offers deployment of charging capabilities where static charging stations are not possible […] More

World of Concrete and Modern WorkTruck Solutions Present Work Truck Live! at 2023 Trade Show

World of Concrete revealed Work Truck Live!, an all-new experiential initiative designed to showcase the innovations in a contractor’s most important asset—trucks. Presented by Modern WorkTruck Solutions in a dedicated exhibit area, the event will […] More

Kenworth Releases Medium Duty Driver Academy Video Series

Kenworth released a Driver Academy video series for customers operating Kenworth’s line of new medium-duty trucks. The company designed the comprehensive videos to help drivers get the best from their new Kenworth medium-duty trucks. The […] More

Fontaine Heavy-Haul Changes Company Name to Fontaine Specialized

The trailer business previously known as Fontaine Heavy-Haul is now Fontaine Specialized. Todd Anderson, president of Fontaine Specialized, explains the product line will continue to expand beyond traditional trailers. He says over the years, the […] More

Volvo Trucks Constructing California Electrified Charging Corridor for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicles

Volvo Trucks North America announced a joint effort with Volvo Financial Services, Volvo Technology of America, Shell Recharge Solutions, TEC Equipment, Affinity Truck Center, and Western Truck Center. The effort will develop publicly accessible medium- […] More

Ridgeline Lubricants Launches Innovative Fluids Analysis Program

Ridgeline™, Parkland Corporation’s high-performance lubricant brand, announced the launch of the Ridgeline™ Fluids Analysis program for maintenance professionals needing to detect engine problems before they occur. The Ridgeline Fluids Analysis program provides an analysis of equipment’s used […] More

Navistar Serves Customer and Industry Partner Electrification Needs with International eMV Series

Navistar recognizes numerous customer and partner milestones achieved with its International® eMV™ Series battery-electric medium-duty truck. In production since August 2021, the eMV Series’ flexible design has offered customers various specification options to serve multiple […] More

Ensure Food Safety in the Most Severe Conditions with EROAD’s New CoreHub Xtreme

EROAD, a global fleet performance management partner, introduced CoreHub Xtreme, a next-generation IoT trailer monitoring and control gateway designed for supply chain assurance and optimized fleet efficiency for cold chain transportation. Engineered to transform food […] More

Clarience Technologies Acquires Pressure Systems International

Clarience Technologies acquired Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.), a leading provider of automatic tire inflation systems for commercial truck trailers. This acquisition expands the company’s technology portfolio to include tire-related technologies currently gaining adoption as fleets […] More

Healing with Honor, Felling Trailers Announces 2022 Trailer for a Cause Auction Dates

Felling Trailers, Inc. will conduct its 10th online auction of an FT-3 drop deck utility trailer benefiting a nonprofit organization. Eagle’s Healing Nest is the 2022 recipient. Felling Trailers wants to help generate awareness about […] More

Summit Truck Bodies Reveals New Website

Summit’s newly created website, launched on June 17, 2022, will help you find the industry’s premium service and lube trucks. The new website enhances the customer experience, is easy to navigate, provides clear contact and […] More

VMAC Earns Great Place To Work Certification For 2022-2023

VMAC has earned the Great Place To Work Canada® Certification for the fourth year in a row. The certification is based on the confidential responses from VMAC’s coworkers in a Trust Index© Survey. For over […] More

Lippert and Fontaine Modification Introduce LUVERNE 2-inch Tubular Grille Guard for Chevrolet Silverado Medium-duty Trucks

Lippert Components, Inc. (Lippert™) and Fontaine Modification introduce the jointly developed LUVERNE® 2-inch Tubular Grille Guard for Chevrolet® Silverado® 4500 HD, 5500 HD, and 6500 HD Chassis Cabs. The 2-inch tubular grille guard features a […] More

Western Products Launches New Website

Western Products, manufacturer of snow and ice control equipment, announced the launch of its new website featuring a better foundation as well as a more user-friendly layout and enhanced navigation. “We rebuilt the entire website […] More

Leading OEMs to Showcase Chassis Updates at NTEA’s 2022 Commercial Vehicle Upfitting Summit

Work truck industry chassis manufacturers will gather September 13–14, 2022, at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions (Sandusky, Ohio) to share the latest chassis and technical updates at NTEA’s Commercial Vehicle Upfitting Summit, formerly Truck Product Conference. […] More

Samsara Beyond 2022: Driving Resiliency and Digital Transformation of Physical Operations

At its customer conference Beyond, Samsara Inc. announced a series of new integrations, partnerships, and product features to further transform physical operations. Samsara is the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud. The cloud is an […] More

Netradyne Announces Partnership with Boyle Transportation

Netradyne announced a partnership with Boyle Transportation, a specialized transportation logistics provider for life sciences and defense companies. Through the partnership, Boyle Transportation will deploy Netradyne’s vision-based Driver•i safety camera platform throughout its fleet of […] More

NTEA Announces Collaboration with Commercial Truck Trader and S&P Global Mobility for Special Report due This Fall

NTEA announced a collaboration with Commercial Truck Trader and S&P Global Mobility (formerly the automotive team at IHS Markit). The collaboration will provide commercial vehicle life cycle trends as well as intelligence to the work […] More

Samsara and General Motors Work to Optimize Cloud-based Fleet Management

At its customer conference Beyond, Samsara Inc., announced it will work with General Motors (GM) to give shared customers a holistic view of commercial fleets; it will also help them operate more efficiently. Through this […] More

GreenPath Logistics Announces Plans to Double Alternative Fuel Fleet, Hire up to 200 New Employees

As more companies focus on becoming net zero, GreenPath Logistics (GPL) announced plans to double the size of its fleet. Dallas-based GPL’s alternative fuel fleet helps customers reduce carbon emissions by up to 85%. GPL also […] More

King County’s Kenworth T680E Battery Electric Vehicle Rolls out of Kenworth Renton Plant

King County received a first look at its new Kenworth T680E battery electric vehicle at the Kenworth Renton manufacturing plant. A special ceremony featured King County Executive Dow Constantine; Pat McLaughlin, King County Solid Waste […] More

Terex Utilities Names First 9 Utilities to Order New All-Electric Bucket Truck

Terex Utilities introduced the industry’s first all-electric bucket truck at the Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference (EUFMC). The company also announced the first nine customers to receive these new Terex Optima 55-ft aerial devices. The […] More

Morgan Truck Body and EAVX Underscore Commitment to a Zero-Emission Future at CARB and CALSTART Zero-Emission Truck Showcase

Morgan Truck Body featured two advanced-technology truck bodies at the first Zero-emission Truck Showcase and Ride and Drive. The event took place June 8 at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. The California Air […] More

VMAC Awarded Canada’s Best Managed Companies Gold Standard Designation

Canada’s Best Managed Companies recognized VMAC with a designation for the fourth consecutive year. As a result, VMAC became a Gold Standard winner. VMAC won its initial Best Managed award in 2019 and has successfully […] More

VMAC Releases 2022 State of The Mobile Compressed Air Industry Report

VMAC released the 2022 edition of its State of The Mobile Compressed Air Industry Report. The report shares fascinating insights from mobile air users. “We are pleased to release VMAC’s latest research on the mobile […] More

Optronics’ Tough, Low-cost, High-intensity UCL45 LED Utility, Scene, Work Light is Designed for Many Applications, Including EVs

Optronics International, manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems, and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, announced the introduction of its new UCL45 Series LED utility, scene, work light. The lamps have an IP65 […] More

New 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition Joins Ram Lineup

Ram announced the expansion of its lineup with the addition of the exclusive new 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition. “Our customers want to stand out from the crowd, and the new Ram 1500 TRX […] More

Dobbs Peterbilt Opens Monroe Location

Dobbs Peterbilt invites the public of Monroe, Louisiana, to celebrate the opening of its new location. The occasion takes place June 9 from 11 am to 2 pm at Dobbs Peterbilt – Monroe. The grand […] More

Mack Academy Opens New Facility to Better Serve Electric Vehicle Training

Mack Trucks opened a new Mack Academy facility in Tinley Park, Illinois, to better support battery-electric vehicle (BEV) training; the academy will also provide dealers and customers with easier access to training in the central […] More

Wilson Electronics Announces weBoost Mobile App to Simplify Cellular Signal Booster Installation and Improve Customer Experience

Wilson Electronics, cellular signal booster technology, announced the launch of the weBoost app. The free mobile app provides customers with a step-by-step guide to aid with installation of weBoost’s self-install products. Available on the Apple App […] More

Marion Body Works Adds Manufacturing Facility in Shawano, Wisconsin

Marion Body Works, manufacturer of commercial truck bodies as well as custom cabs, custom engineered vehicles, and more, announced plans for expansion. This milestone marks a new chapter in the company’s 117-year history of family […] More

Volvo Trucks Academy Opens New Facility to Better Serve Electric Truck Training

Volvo Trucks North America announced that the Volvo Trucks Academy opened a new facility in Tinley Park, Illinois. The new facility expands access to battery-electric truck training in the central US. The new 14,865-sq-ft facility […] More

Winter Equipment Offers Razor Carbide Insert Snowplow Cutting Edge System

Winter Equipment offers the Razor System carbide insert that is built to last twice as long as standard carbide steel blades at a cost-effective investment. The Razor® system includes two PlowGuard MAXX™ guards to defend […] More

Mack Trucks Launches PreView Collision Warning Technology Now Available for Order

Mack Trucks announced the Sensata Technologies PreView multi-sensor collision warning system is now available for order on the Mack LR®, Mack LR Electric, and Mack® TerraPro® models. Sensata uses radar sensors to detect objects and […] More

Mack Trucks Introduces Electrify My Refuse Route Program to Incentivize Customers to Purchase the Mack LR Electric

Mack Trucks launched its Electrify My Refuse Route Program, a campaign that rewards customers for sharing their refuse routes to prepare the fleet’s readiness for the Mack LR® Electric refuse vehicle. To take advantage of […] More

Motiv Power Systems Wins More Than 100 New Orders and Multiple New Customers during New Incentive Period

Motiv Power Systems secured more than 100 new orders via California’s HVIP program. Customers include Cintas, FedEx, Aramark, Alsco, City Fresh, Great White Packaging, and more. The California Air Resources Board’s HVIP program accelerates commercialization by […] More

Avoid Common TPMS Service Issues by Keeping Up-to-date TPMS Scan Tools

Continental urges all automotive service technicians to update their TPMS scan tools with their tool manufacturer’s latest software. Continental is launching a campaign to make service facilities aware that they need to keep their TPMS […] More

Carrier Transicold’s Electric eCool Series Drives Efficient, Sustainable Transport Refrigeration

Carrier Transicold showcased a range of electric transport refrigeration and cooling products as part of the eCool™ series, which help lower emissions for customers across the cold chain. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier […] More

City of Santa Cruz, California, Purchases Mack LR Electric Vehicle to Help Meet Sustainability Goals

The City of Santa Cruz, California, recently purchased a Mack LR® Electric refuse vehicle and plans to purchase another. The Mack LR Electric is the first fully electric vehicle in the municipality’s sanitation fleet. The […] More

Fontaine Modification Offers Refrigerated Trailer Electrification through New Strategic Alliance with eTRU Innovator eNow

Fontaine Modification expands its extensive electrification integration services to include refrigerated trailers. This is possible through a strategic alliance with electric transport refrigeration unit (eTRU) innovator eNow, Inc. Fontaine will offer application engineering, integration, and […] More

Lightning eMotors Partners with Perrone Robotics to Offer Fully Autonomous Vehicle to Fleet Customers

Lightning eMotors partnered with Perrone Robotics to offer Class 3 – 7 commercial fleet customers self-driving, electric fleet vehicles. Companies can deploy these vehicles for a wide range of dedicated uses. The partnership expands Lightning’s […] More

Merchants Fleet Recognized as a US Best Managed Company

Merchants Fleet, a fleet management company, announced Deloitte selected it as a 2022 US Best Managed Company. Sponsored by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal, the program recognizes US private companies and their management teams’ […] More

Fleet Advantage Celebrates Air Quality Awareness Week by Helping Corporate Transportation Fleets Reduce Emissions

Air pollution is one of the world’s largest health and environmental problems. It is also one of the world’s leading risk factors for death, attributed to an estimated 11.65% of deaths globally. Fleet Advantage recognizes […] More

Kinedyne Offers Free Cargo Securement Regulation Training Ahead of High-Visibility Roadcheck Enforcement

Kinedyne LLC offers free training resources on cargo securement regulations and procedures through the end of May. Kinedyne aims to help truck drivers prepare for the annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck program […] More

ThompsonGas Commits to Autogas with ROUSH CleanTech Propane Vehicles

Maryland-based ThompsonGas increased its 127 propane vehicle fleet, adding 10 2022 Ford F-750 trucks equipped with ROUSH CleanTech propane systems. ThompsonGas strives to operate more propane vehicles. This is because of its commitment to being […] More

NTEA Introduces Commercial Vehicle Upfitting Summit

NTEA will bring together the upfitter community with commercial vehicle chassis manufacturer technical and engineering experts at a familiar event. The Commercial Vehicle Upfitting Summit, formerly Truck Product Conference, takes place September 13–14, 2022. NTEA […] More

Samsara Releases Inaugural Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report

Samsara Inc. announced its inaugural Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) report titled “Building a Safer and More Sustainable World.” Samsara’s report details its progress to date and the principles that will guide the company’s ESG […] More

Navistar Prepares Huntsville Plant for Powertrain Production

Navistar announced plans to build an integrated powertrain at its recently expanded Huntsville Powertrain Manufacturing Plant in Huntsville, Alabama. Navistar broke ground on a 110,000-sq-ft expansion of the Huntsville plant in February 2020 with an […] More

Martins Gets Tough about Safety with Checkpoint

MARTINS, a leader in the North American tire equipment industry, recently acquired UK-based Checkpoint, a global leader in wheel safety. With Checkpoint, Martins adds to its products multiple wheel safety solutions, namely a variety of […] More

Fleet Advantage Celebrates Earth Day 2022 with Complimentary Emissions Scorecards

It is estimated that over a billion people participate in Earth Day every year, making it the largest secular observance in the world. Fleet Advantage recognizes Earth Day by offering complimentary Emissions Scorecards for transportation fleets […] More

Continental Once Again with Top Performance in International Sustainability Rating

For 2021, international non-profit Carbon Disclosure Project (CPD) awarded Continental the highest grade for the fourth time in a row as a global leader in reducing emissions in the supply chain (“Supplier Engagement Rating”). This […] More

Kenworth Receives Clean Energy Award from Clean & Prosperous Washington

Kenworth received the first annual David and Patricia Giuliani Clean Energy Entrepreneur Award—presented by Washington Governor Jay Inslee on behalf of Clean & Prosperous Washington—during an event held at Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle. The […] More

International MV Series Supports Snowplow Applications

Navistar announced the recently updated International® MV™ Series supports snowplow applications. The redesigned truck now benefits customers with a chassis configuration specifically focused on plows. It features improved packaging for easy integration and a multitude […] More

Kenworth Medium Duty Trucks Add Cummins B6.7N Natural Gas Engine for US Operation

Kenworth offers the Cummins B6.7N natural gas engine for new Kenworth T180, T280, and T380 trucks designated for US operation. The Cummins B6.7N is a 100% natural gas engine featuring spark-ignited combustion with cooled EGR […] More

Stertil-Koni Team Plunges into Icy Cold Chesapeake Bay to Raise Funds for Special Olympics of Maryland

Time froze on March 25th at 3:30 pm for the determined team of undaunted souls from vehicle lift leader, Stertil-Koni. The team once again frolicked in the frigid waters of the Chesapeake Bay for a […] More

OMNI Environmental Solutions Selects EROAD as Electronic Logging Device Solution

EROAD, a leading global transportation technology services company, announced a new partnership with OMNI Environmental Solutions, a provider of diverse drilling, completion, and production-related environmental solutions to oil and gas operators. When seeking a new […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Everyday Diesel Treatment Now Available at Travel Centers of America and Petro Truck Stops

Hot Shot’s Secret announced select Travel Centers of America (TA) and Petro stores now sell Everyday Diesel Treatment (EDT). Everyday Diesel Treatment (EDT) additive with LX4 Lubricity Extreme is a concentrated six-in-one treatment with a […] More

Netradyne Announces Partnership with Aim Transportation Solutions

Netradyne, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing focusing on driver and fleet safety, announced a partnership with Aim Transportation Solutions, a provider of customized fleet services designed to benefit any business that […] More

VMAC Named Manufacturing Business of the Year at the 21st Business Excellence Awards

VMAC received Manufacturing Business of the Year award at the 21st Annual Grant Thornton LLP Vancouver Island Business Excellence Awards. “This award speaks to the heart of our organization, recognizing our manufacturing expertise and leadership […] More

Webfleet Solutions Presents the First Global Edition of the Annual Webfleet Mobility Conference

Webfleet Solutions, a telematics solutions provider and part of Bridgestone, presents the first global edition of the annual Webfleet Mobility Conference, held virtually on 26 April 2022. Under the theme “Mobility 2032: Are you ready?” industry experts will share […] More

BYD Discontinues Gas-only Auto Line to Focus on PHEV and Pure Electric Tech

BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced it stopped the production of automobiles powered only by gasoline. Its final gasoline model rolled off the assembly line in March. Further, the China-based automaker will now focus on battery-electric […] More

Peterbilt Wins Three Manufacturing Leadership Council Awards

Peterbilt Motors Company received three prestigious manufacturing leadership awards from the National Association of Manufacturers. The awards recognize the Peterbilt Denton Plant’s leadership in manufacturing, safety, and efficiency. Peterbilt received an Operational Excellence Leadership award […] More

Holman Aligns its Seven Business Units under a Singular Brand

Holman Enterprises, a global automotive services organization, announced the company unified its various business divisions and companies under a new, singular global brand, Holman. After nearly a century in business, Holman has long been established […] More

Fleet Advantage Helps Corporate Truck Fleets Certify GHG Output for New SEC Climate Disclosure Proposal

Fleet Advantage announced a program that helps fleets certify greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) output; a proposed rule issued by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently mandated certifying output. Fleet Advantage has certified such measures […] More

Webasto’s SmarTemp 3.0 and SmarTemp 3.0 Bluetooth Controllers Take Simplicity and User Experience to the Next Level

Webasto North America announced the introduction of its new SmarTemp 3.0 and SmarTemp 3.0 Bluetooth controllers. The devices provide ease of use and control of Webasto fuel-operated air heaters and fuel-operated coolant heaters from one […] More

Proterra Announces Multi-year Battery Supply Agreement with The Shyft Group for Blue Arc Electric Delivery Vans and EV Chassis

Proterra Inc, an innovator in commercial vehicle electrification technology, announced a strategic, multi-year supply agreement with The Shyft Group® to power its Blue Arc™ purpose-built electric delivery van and EV chassis with Proterra’s battery technology. […] More

Volvo Trucks Receives Order of 50 Volvo VNR Electric Trucks for WattEV’s Truck-as-a-Service Start-up

WattEV ordered 50 Class 8 Volvo VNR Electric trucks to launch its Truck-as-a-Service (TaaS) model in California. WattEV provides shippers and carriers battery-electric trucks at a per-mile rate, including charging. With the Taas model, customers […] More

Spireon Helps Summitt Trucking Address Labor and Trailer Shortage While Saving $644,000 per Year

Customer-first, technology-focused truckload and logistics company, Summitt Trucking, realized an annual savings of $644,000 after adopting FleetLocate trailer management and Managed Services from Spireon, a Solera company. Summitt turned to Spireon’s solutions with the aim […] More

Boom Truck Simulator from CM Labs Accurately Replicates Machine Instability to Maximize Trainee Readiness for the Worksite

CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex® training simulators, released its Boom Truck Simulator Training Pack. The simulation-based product accurately replicates machine instability and outrigger deployment, resulting in industry-leading training outcomes. The boom truck presents an […] More

Navistar Enables a Fully Connected Future by Standardizing Factory-installed Telematics Device on All Class 6-8 Vehicles

Navistar solidified its commitment to a connected and data-driven future with the standardization of a factory-installed telematics device on all new builds of the complete Class 6-8 International Truck and IC Bus vehicle product portfolios, […] More

Stellar Introduces New Telescopic Hooklift at NTEA Work Truck Week

Stellar, an employee-owned and operated manufacturer of mechanic trucks and cranes, tire service trucks, hooklifts, roll-off cable hoists, trailers, and service truck and van accessories, announced the next evolution of telescopic hooklifts with the NXT […] More

CarriersEdge Adds Dashcam Event Integration System

CarriersEdge, provider of online driver training for the trucking industry, unveiled its new dashcam integration system. The new system allows carriers to automatically assign and track required training based on dashcam captured events and behaviors. […] More

Netradyne Announces New Relationship with Munich Re

Netradyne, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing focusing on driver and fleet safety, announced that it teamed up with Munich Re America Services, Inc., a provider of risk solutions for the reinsurance […] More

Continental Tire Retread Volumes Increase in 2021

Continental Tire continues growth in the US retread market with its ContiTread brand. Volume of retread tires grew by 2.5% CAGR from 2019 to 2021, based on preliminary figures. The retread market grew by 1.2% […] More

Commercial Truck Industry Reunites at Work Truck Week 2022

Smiles and handshakes were all around when Work Truck Week® returned to Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, March 8–11. North America’s largest work truck event felt more like a long-awaited reunion than a trade show. […] More

Autocar Truck Sponsors NBA G-League Team

Birmingham-based Autocar LLC, manufacturer of severe-duty trucks, will sponsor the city’s newest professional sports team—the Birmingham Squadron. As part of the NBA G-League, the official minor league of the NBA, and one of 29 teams, […] More

Doleco’s Level Deck Self-Leveling Decking Beam Doubles Efficiency and Lifts Itself

Doleco USA, manufacturer of lifting, sling, and load-securing technologies including the DoNova PowerLash Textile Lashing Chain, PowerLift Textile Chain Sling, and LayerLok Double-Decking Systems, unveiled the Level Deck Self-Leveling Decking Beam. The patented Level Deck […] More

Mack Announces Booth Lineup for Work Truck Show 2022

Mack Trucks announced that the Mack® Granite® and Mack MD Series models will take center stage at the Work Truck Show 2022, March 8-11 at the Indiana Convention Center. The two vehicles, both of which […] More

Winter Equipment Releases Informational Video on the Razor XL

Winter Equipment released a video on everything users should know about the Razor XL System. In the video, Winter Equipment’s Nate Kallay unboxes and informs users about the Razor XL and its features. The video […] More

Industry’s First Software-definable Flash LiDAR Complements Software-defined Vehicle

PreAct Technologies announced its patent pending T30P flash LiDAR is the industry’s first sensor designed to be software-definable. The T30P also easily integrates into a complete autonomous driving system stack for automakers, trucking, and robotics […] More

ROUSH CleanTech Battery Electric Ford F-650 On Hand for Launch of StreetsLA’s Center for Green Innovation

ROUSH CleanTech attended the launch of the Los Angeles Bureau of Street Services’ Center for Green Innovation. The event took place on February 15 at the Center for Green Innovation’s North Hollywood Yard. The ROUSH […] More

Kenworth K270E and K370E Electric Vehicles Eligible for Base $85,000 Voucher Incentive Under 2022 CARB HVIP

The Kenworth K270E Class 6 and K370E Class 7 battery electric vehicles are eligible for a base $85,000 voucher incentive available to qualifying California purchasers from the California Air Resources Board (CARB). The financial incentive […] More

TomTom and Webfleet Solutions Collaborate on an Integrated Mobile Solution for Professional Drivers and Fleet Managers

Webfleet Solutions partnered with TomTom (TOM2) to launch the WEBFLEET Work App and TomTom Go Fleet App. The companies’ combined expertise creates a single source for fleet managers and drivers to address challenges they face daily. […] More

AJR Trucking and MDB Transportation Place Largest Kenworth EV Order to Date

AJR Trucking and MDB Transportation ordered 15 Kenworth T680E and 10 Kenworth K270E battery electric vehicles from Inland Kenworth – Montebello. This marks the largest Kenworth battery electric vehicle order placed to date. AJR Trucking […] More

Unprecedented demand drives Green Truck Summit to larger location at Work Truck Week 2022

NTEA will move Green Truck Summit to a larger location for Work Truck Week® 2022 to meet unprecedented demand while maintaining comfortable spacing. Green Truck Summit shifts from the first floor of JW Marriott Indianapolis […] More

Optronics Celebrates 50-year Anniversary with New Headquarters, New Website, New Logo, and New Future Outlook

Optronics International, manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems, and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration announcing the move of its North American headquarters to a new 200,000-sq-ft […] More

Peterbilt Offers New 18-Speed PACCAR TX-18 Automated Transmission

Peterbilt Motors Company added all-new PACCAR TX-18 and TX-18 Pro automated transmissions to the family of PACCAR TX transmissions. The TX-18 Transmission is available in Peterbilt Models 567, 389, and 579 equipped with PACCAR MX […] More

Cummins Unveils Fuel-agnostic Internal Combustion Powertrain Solutions

Cummins Inc. announced the expansion of its powertrain platforms, leveraging a range of lower carbon fuel types. As the industry’s first unified, fuel-agnostic engines, these platforms will use engine blocks and core components that share […] More

VMAC Earns Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence from Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

VMAC earned the Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence (OSSE) Certificate of Recognition (COR), certified through the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of British Columbia, with cooperation from WorkSafeBC. This achievement highlights VMAC’s commitment to the health and […] More

The Shyft Group to Debut Last-mile Electric Delivery Vehicle at NTEA Work Truck Week

The Shyft Group will reveal its electric delivery vehicle on its purpose-built Class 3 EV chassis at Work Truck Week. The NTEA trade show takes place in Indianapolis from March 8-10. “Unable to find a […] More

Fleet Advantage’s Sale-Leaseback Program Continues to Find New Ways to Help Fleets Infuse Cash for Operational Needs

As the world evolves from the severity of the pandemic, industries including transportation leverage partners to overcome new challenges. Fleet Advantage’s innovative Sale-Leaseback program was mobilized early in the pandemic to help organizations infuse cash into […] More

Work Truck Week 2022 Updates

One month from the start of Work Truck Week 2022, NTEA amps up news around electrification and advanced technologies at the event—announcing 19 vehicles available in Ride & Drive, adding a Green Truck Summit session […] More

CTECH Launches Redeveloped Website

CTech Manufacturing announced the launch of a completely redeveloped website. CTech designed the new online experience from the ground up to provide new purchasing options to prospective customers. It will also serve as a platform […] More

Updated Universal J560 PLC Adapter Now Available From NEXIQ

The new Universal J560 PLC Adapter from NEXIQ Technologies now interfaces with all WABCO® PLC trailer brakes. In addition, it is field-updatable, an improvement that service technicians on the go are sure to appreciate. NEXIQ […] More

Lucas Oil Reimagines the Consumer Experience with Updated Product Packaging

Lucas Oil Products, a leader and distributor of high-performance automotive additives and lubricants, announced the rollout of customer-centric QR codes across the entire lineup of racing as well as everyday car care, motorcycle, marine, and […] More

WEATHER GUARD Introduces Van Shelf Lighting with PowerSync™ Technology

WEATHER GUARD® introduced the WEATHER GUARD Van Shelf Lighting with integrated PowerSync™ Technology. The new, easy-to-install van shelf lighting provides better storage visibility and efficiency. It can be customized to the vehicle to provide the […] More

STEMCO Announces New Discover XR Wheel Seal Now Available As Standalone Product

STEMCO, an Enpro company and manufacturer of heavy-duty components and solutions for commercial vehicles, launched the Discover XR wheel seal. This advanced wheel seal solution was previously only available as a part of the Trifecta […] More

Highway Slowdown Alerts Now Available For Truckers in New Jersey

Intelligent Imaging Systems (IIS) announced real-time traffic alerts in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT). New Jersey joins North Carolina in offering the in-state alerts, which are provided through IIS’ sister company, […] More

Trucking Association of Massachusetts Awards Advantage Truck Group Company of the Year

The Trucking Association of Massachusetts (TAM) presented Advantage Truck Group (ATG) the Company of the Year Award. TAM executive director Kevin Weeks recognized ATG for its tireless dedication, involvement, and professionalism in the transportation industry. […] More

Affinity Truck Center in Fresno, a Mack Trucks and Volvo Dealer, is Now Electric Vehicle Certified

Volvo Trucks North America designated Affinity Truck Center as a Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer at its Fresno, California dealership. The designation allows Affinity Truck Center to support both Mack Truck and Volvo electric models. […] More

Opti-Luxx Launches New Amber Products Line

Opti-Luxx, Inc. announced a line of amber warning light products. The lineup is great for snowplows, utility vehicles, delivery fleets, agricultural equipment, as well as all work truck applications. The new line includes beacons, light […] More

Cummins Announces New 20kW Generator for Commercial Mobile Applications

Cummins Inc. announced its new SD 20 diesel generator set for commercial mobile applications. The SD 20 is well suited for a variety of trailer and vehicle applications; this includes disaster relief as well as […] More

New Electric Vehicles Launching at Work Truck Week 2022

Work Truck Week® 2022 will see the launch of electric trucks, chassis, bodies, and more among other new products. The Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis will host North America’s largest work truck event from March […] More

Mack mDRIVE Automated Manual Transmission Now Available with Left and Right Dual PTO Option

Mack Trucks announced that the Mack® mDRIVE™ Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) now features a left and right dual Power Takeoff (PTO) option for highway and vocational customers, offering increased versatility for customers and bodybuilders. Available […] More

Peterbilt Highlights Concrete Lineup at World of Concrete

Peterbilt Motors Company will display vehicles for the concrete industry at World of Concrete in Las Vegas, January 18 – 20. Peterbilt invites attendees to stop by booth #W4005 during the show at the Las […] More

Axele TMS Announces Integration with Triumph Factoring and Digital Bill of Lading Upgrades

Axele, LLC, a Transportation Management System (TMS) company, announced upgrades to its award-winning software, Axele TMS. Upgrades include integration with Triumph Factoring, as well as a digital bill of lading, electronic signature capture, and improved […] More

Morgan Truck Body Embarks on 70th Anniversary at Forefront of Innovation and Electrification

Morgan Truck Body celebrates its 70th year in 2022. And the manufacturer of light- and medium- duty truck bodies announced the unveiling of multiple custom concept bodies in 2022. Morgan will debut two advanced concept […] More

NTEA Offers Second Course in Truck Equipment Electrical Basics Online Educational Series

NTEA, in collaboration with Electude, announced a DC and AC Voltage online course as part of its Truck Equipment (TE) Electrical Basics series. “Helping companies develop and educate their workforce is a large part of why […] More

Special Charity Kenworth T880S Mixer to be Displayed in Con-Tech Manufacturing Booth at 2022 World of Concrete

Kenworth Truck Company, Con-Tech® Manufacturing, and Kenworth of South Florida will exhibit a charity Kenworth T880S at World of Concrete. The 2022 World of Concrete is January 18-20 in Las Vegas. Con-Tech Manufacturing, Inc, will […] More

Mack Granite Models to Take Center Stage at World of Concrete 2022

Mack Trucks will feature two of its Mack® Granite® model construction trucks at World of Concrete 2022, January 18 to 20, 2022, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Known as the workhorse of the Mack […] More

Autocar Reports Record-breaking Year for BADASS Vocational Heavy-Duty OEM

Autocar LLC, manufacturer of severe-duty trucks, announced its record-breaking 2021. In addition to marking the brand’s 124th year, the company’s achievements include unprecedented sales, as well as new and innovative product offerings such as the […] More

Peterbilt Closes 2021 with Strongest Dealer Network in Company History

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it closed 2021 with the strongest Peterbilt dealer network in company history. Peterbilt’s best-in-class dealer network invested at a record level to improve service capacity through relocations to larger facilities, adding […] More

Fleet Advantage Announces Focus on Helping Transportation Fleets Achieve ESG Goals

Fleet Advantage, an innovator in truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing, and life cycle cost management (LCCM), announced an industry-leading focus to help its clients transition to a low-carbon economy and achieve corporate environmental, social, and […] More

Stertil-Koni Industry Overview Shows Advanced Shop Equipment Can Help Mitigate Shortage of Skilled Vehicle Technicians

It’s no secret that the vehicle repair and maintenance industries are suffering from a skilled labor shortage. But managers can find one solution to mitigate the imbalance in the labor force in equipment used in […] More

Morgan Truck Body Teams with SEA Electric and Central Trailer Service for 40 EV Truck Bodies

In a significant step toward an electrified transport future, Morgan Truck Body collaborates with SEA Electric as well as longtime Morgan-authorized distributor Central Trailer Service to fulfill orders for 40 EV truck bodies by year-end […] More

Zonar Launches Light-duty Telematics Control Unit

Zonar announced the availability of its Light Duty Transmission Control Unit (TCU), built in conjunction with its parent company Continental. Zonar and Continental designed the Zonar LD™ TCU to meet the evolving needs of light-duty […] More

Coxreels Shipping Program

Coxreels’ goal has always been to listen to its customers’ needs and the challenges they face. The brand listens to customer feedback and delivers products and services that will help each customer grow their business. […] More

Mack LR Electric Model Now in Serial Production at Lehigh Valley Operations

The Mack® LR Electric model, Mack Trucks’ fully electric Class 8 vehicle, is now in serial production at Mack’s Lehigh Valley Operations (LVO) facility in Macungie, Pennsylvania. LVO is where Mack assembles and exports all […] More

Winter Equipment Uses 3D Printing for Custom Applications

Winter Equipment uses 3D printing to create custom product prototypes, as well as solve problems within the industry. Winter Equipment’s 3D printing allows the company’s engineering department to make modifications on parts in a timely […] More

Advantage Truck Group’s Haulin’ 4 Hunger Expands Support with Yearlong Donations of Non-perishables in Three States

As the increased need for food assistance persists as a result of the pandemic, Advantage Truck Group (ATG) kicks-off its Haulin’ 4 Hunger donations from December 13-22 to help provide meals to people facing hunger in communities […] More

Survey Reveals Industry is Working Overtime

VMAC surveyed over 1,000 people in the mobile compressed air industry; results showed that 47% of survey respondents log more than 50 hours of work each week. The US Department of Labor and the Canada […] More

eTruckBiz Announces the Transportation Business Academy, Seminars Start January 2022

eTruckBiz announces the Transportation Business Academy, its comprehensive training initiative for transportation company managers that includes professional, safety, operations, compliance, administration, and finance instruction that serves as the foundation necessary to own or operate a […] More

Kenworth EV Grant Initiative Connects Customers to Funding Assistance for Kenworth Battery Electric Vehicle Purchases

Kenworth electric vehicle grants help customers find and secure funding assistance toward the purchase of Kenworth T680E, K270E, and K370E battery electric vehicles and supporting charging equipment. Kenworth’s initiative tracks more than 75 federal, state, […] More

Rotomaster Puts New Spin on its Brand

Rotomaster, a leading turbocharger brand of ADP Distributors, Inc., unveiled its new logo and packaging with an expanded vision to provide comprehensive, industry-leading solutions to the automotive aftermarket. The re-engineered brand reflects Rotomaster’s forward-thinking approach […] More

Vehicles Equipped with Geotab Integrated Solution for Ford Now Compatible with Geotab Drive ELD App

Geotab Inc., a leader in IoT and connected transportation, announced that vehicles equipped with Geotab Integrated Solution for Ford are now compatible with the company’s Geotab Drive electronic logging device (ELD) app, allowing drivers to […] More

Motiv Power Systems Passes Safety Testing on its All-electric Technology

The $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) provides significant funding to electrify and modernize transportation. Already ahead of the curve is sustainable technology company Motiv Power Systems. Focused on providing a seamless pathway […] More

Propane Ready to Ensure Equity and Reduce Carbon Emissions under Infrastructure Act

A new $1.2 trillion law to improve America’s infrastructure creates an unprecedented opportunity for propane and other low-emission fuels to power on-road and off-road fleets that have historically operated on diesel and gasoline. The Infrastructure […] More

Continental Showcases Technology ‘From Concrete to Cloud’ at ITS America 2021

Continental will display technology innovations from the concrete to the cloud at the ITS America 2021 Annual Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, which runs from December 7-10. The technology company will show how it is […] More

Love’s Travel Stops and Operation Homefront Distribute Holiday Meal Kits to Military Families

Love’s Travel Stops and Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit whose mission is to build strong, stable, and secure military families, distributed 125 meal kits to preregistered families this past Saturday through Operation Homefront’s Holiday Meals […] More

TecNiq Introduces New 4-inch Round Stop, Tail, Turn, Reverse Light

TecNiq Inc. announces a new T42 Stop, Tail, Turn, Reverse light. The T42 is a 4-inch round, grommet mount replacement for any standard sized 4-inch round light. The T42 features 12 red LEDs and four […] More

GPS Insight Acquires FieldAware to Create a Comprehensive, Market-leading Fleet Management, Field Services, and Telematics Software Platform

GPS Insight, provider of SaaS-based fleet management software and complementary solutions in the United States and Canada, announced the acquisition of FieldAware. FieldAware is a leader in made-for-mobile, cloud-based field service solutions. The acquisition advances […] More

Motiv and EverCharge Team Up to Optimize Fleet Charging

Motiv Power Systems and EverCharge announced a nationwide reseller agreement to incorporate EverCharge charging stations and smart-charging power optimization solutions into the suite of Motiv Energy solutions for commercial EV fleets. Motiv will offer customers […] More

Booster Converts Thousands of Diesel Vehicles Including Top Last-mile Delivery Companies to Renewable Fuel

Booster, the tech-enabled energy delivery service for fleets, announced it converted more than 90 of its diesel customers with close to 1,200 vehicles to renewable fuels within the first month of its decarbonization initiative. This […] More

Fleetio Adds Interstate Truck Center as First National Mobile Service Provider

Fleetio, a fleet maintenance software provider, announced Interstate Truck Center as the first national mobile service provider added to its Maintenance Shop Integration. Fleetio customers will be able to take advantage of Interstate Truck Center’s […] More

Peterbilt Deploys Augmented Reality Tool for Dealer Service Technicians

Peterbilt Motors Company will deploy 200 of its patented ARTech™ augmented reality tools to dealers by March 31, 2022. ARTech is a proprietary software designed to innovate dealer service and improve customer uptime. It uses […] More

Lubrication Specialties Inc. Adds 24,000-sq-ft Distribution and Shipping Hub

Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret™, will expand its warehouse footprint with a 24,000-sq-ft facility located in Mt. Gilead, Ohio. LSI purchased the facility to improve efficiency and distribution of its growing […] More

LSI Chemical Introduces BoostPower247C and BoostPower247K Gasoline Additives

LSI Chemical introduced two new gasoline additives: BoostPower247C and BoostPower247K. LSI Chemical engineered both to clean deposits from fuel injectors as well as intake valves of port fuel injected engines. They also clean the combustion […] More

Trim-Lok, Inc. Announces Major Midwest Expansion

To better serve Trim-Lok’s customers and support the company’s growth, Trim-Lok announces a major expansion in the Midwest. The company entered into an agreement to occupy a new, state-of-the-art facility on the eastern border of […] More

Honda Tests Prototype Autonomous Work Vehicle at Solar Construction Site with Black & Veatch

Honda and Black & Veatch have successfully tested the prototype Honda Autonomous Work Vehicle (AWV) at a Black & Veatch construction site in New Mexico. During the field test, the second-generation prototype of the Honda […] More

Love’s Celebrates Professional Drivers with 12 Days of Christmas

Love’s Travel Stops celebrates professional truck drivers and the holiday season with its second annual 12 Days of Christmas giveaway. Customers can enter to win prizes daily on Love’s Facebook page, beginning Black Friday, November […] More

Peterbilt Honored as Top Workplace for Women by Women In Trucking

Women In Trucking recognized Peterbilt Motors Company in 2021 as a top workplace for women in the transportation industry. This is the fourth time Peterbilt has received this important award; the award acknowledges the accomplishments […] More

Jaltest Telematics Nominated Among more than 80 Candidates for the I-nnovation Awards of Solutrans 2021

Cojali S. L., the Spanish multinational components, diagnostics equipment, and telematics solutions manufacturer was nominated for the I-nnovation Awards at Solutrans fair. The nomination was thanks to the “Predictive Maintenance” of its brand Jaltest Telematics. […] More

PPG Adds Online Training for Commercial Vehicle Paint Technicians to Learning Management System

PPG’s PPG KNOWLEDGE COLLEGE™ learning management system now provides technicians with valuable online instruction on proper application procedures. Offering both free and fee-based content, PPG Knowledge College’s commercial training catalog offers an array of on-demand […] More

Volta Power Systems Releases New Flagship Power System, FLEX

Volta Power Systems announced FLEX, its newest line of engineered li-ion energy solutions for RV, work truck, and specialty vehicles. The FLEX energy storage pack features a redesigned case, heating pads, and a proprietary battery […] More

Jersey City Takes Delivery of Five Battery Electric Refuse Trucks

BYD Motors LLC, Hudson County Motors Inc., Sanitation Equipment Corporation, and Climate Change Mitigation Technologies LLC announced the start of delivery of five BYD refuse trucks to Jersey City, New Jersey. This is the first […] More

Love’s Travel Stops Donates Over $1 Million to United Way in 2021

Love’s Travel Stops contributed just over $1.04 million to the United Way of Central Oklahoma through its annual employee campaign in 2021. Since 1999, Love’s has donated more than $8.5 million to the organization. Shane […] More

BOSS Industries Acquires the Commercial Assets of Hippo Power

BOSS Industries, LLC announced the acquisition of the commercial assets of HIPPO Multipower. This includes HIPPO’s full line of one-of-a-kind mobile multipower solutions for utilities, municipalities, railroads, and industrial coatings. “We are very excited to […] More

Spectra Products Inc Signs Reseller Agreement with Optimum Fleet Health

Spectra Products Inc. announces signing a reseller agreement with Optimum Fleet Health. Optimum Fleet Health provides predictive maintenance solutions using artificial intelligence (AI) to reduce or eliminate unplanned repairs and downtime. Optimum Fleet Health’s Optimum […] More

Proterra to Supply Battery Technology for Up to 10,000 Lightning eMotors Electric Commercial Vehicles

Proterra Inc, expands its Lightning eMotors partnership to power its Class 4 and 5 electric vehicles with Proterra’s battery technology. Proterra contracted to supply battery systems totaling more than 900 megawatt hours in battery storage […] More

Winter Equipment Releases MōDUS Modular Skid Shoe Assembly Installation Video

Winter Equipment has released a video on how to install the MōDUS™ Modular Snow Pusher Shoe System. Winter Equipment’s Nate Kallay walks users through the installation of a MōDUS snow pusher shoe system onto a […] More

Booster and Renewable Energy Group Enter Strategic Partnership to Offer Mobile Delivery of Sustainable Fuels

Booster, an energy delivery service, and Renewable Energy Group (REG), a producer and provider of lower carbon fuels, announced a first-of-its-kind partnership to provide mobile delivery of renewable diesel as well as biodiesel and blended […] More

Monroe Truck Equipment Unveils New Commercial Campus

Monroe Truck Equipment completed its most recent expansion—a new facility to support commercial work truck customers in Monroe, Wisconsin. Monroe built the location to better serve local and regional customers as well as fleet customers. […] More

Terex Utilities Continues to Evolve Hybrid Solutions for Hi-Ranger Aerial Devices and Commander Digger Derricks

Terex Utilities introduced the HyPower™ SmartPTO earlier this year. Terex designed the product for various Hi-Ranger telescopic, overcenter, and non-overcenter aerial devices and Commander and General digger derricks. This simple and reliable product reduces idling, […] More

Spireon Introduces the Next Generation of Its Modular Trailer Management Solution and IntelliScan Cargo Sensor

Spireon introduced the next generation of the FL Flex suite of products and IntelliScan cargo sensor under its FleetLocate® lineup. The updated line of Flex devices provides ultimate flexibility. Updated devices are faster to install with more power […] More

AMPLY Power Launches Containerized EV Charging Infrastructure Solution

To offer enhanced flexibility for its customers’ fleet charging operations, AMPLY Power announced INRUSH, an innovative containerized infrastructure system for EV charging. The first deployment of this customer-ready solution is occurring with AMPLY’s long-standing customer, […] More

Love’s Donates $150,000 to Operation Homefront for Veterans Day

Love’s Travel Stops is thanking those who have served in the military by donating $150,000 to Operation Homefront and by offering them a food and drink deal on Veterans Day. The donation will come from […] More

Lucas Oil Now the Official Oil of the Dallas Cowboys in Multi-year Partnership

Lucas Oil Products, a global leader and distributor of high-performance automotive additives and lubricates, announced a multi-year partnership with the Dallas Cowboys, becoming the “Official Oil” of the five-time Super Bowl winning team. As part […] More

Advantage Truck Group Celebrates Opening of New Facility in Raynham, Massachusetts

Local businesses as well as elected officials, industry executives, and community leaders gathered on Friday, October 15th to celebrate the opening of Advantage Truck Group (ATG)’s new full-service dealership in Raynham, Massachusetts. The facility will expand […] More

Kenworth Launches EV Technician Training and Certification Program for Kenworth Service Technicians

Kenworth recently launched a comprehensive EV technician training and certification program. The program is part of its efforts to prepare Kenworth dealerships to service electric vehicles in the US and Canada. “It’s vitally important to […] More

EROAD Expands Flagship Video Telematics Portfolio with Standalone Solution Designed to Protect Drivers and Fleets of All Types

Transportation technology company EROAD announced the expansion of its flagship video telematics portfolio with EROAD Clarity Solo Dashcam, a single, connected, and cost-effective video solution that delivers more operational visibility while ensuring driver safety and protection from false […] More

EnerSys Expands ODYSSEY Battery Portfolio with Launch of ODYSSEY PRO Batteries

EnerSys®, a leader in stored energy solutions and manufacturer of ODYSSEY® batteries, strengthened its portfolio to include ODYSSEY® PRO batteries. EnerSys engineered ODYSSEY PRO batteries with an advanced carbon additive for more reserve capacity (up […] More

The Shyft Group’s Utilimaster Secures $53 Million Add-on Truck Body Contract from United States Postal Service

The United States Postal Service (USPS) awarded Utilimaster® a $53 million contract for 447 Utilimaster bodies for bulk mail delivery. Utilimaster delivers dependable, efficient utility vehicles specifically designed to meet customers’ exacting requirements and help […] More

GM to Expand Access to EV Charging with More than 40,000 Community-based Charging Stations and New Smart EV Supply Equipment

General Motors announced a community charging program to install up to 40,000 Level 2 EV chargers across North America. GM and its dealers will expand charging access in underserved, rural, and urban communities where EV […] More

Hino Trucks Ushers in Third Generation of Vehicle Connectivity

Hino Trucks introduces Hino Edge, the company’s third generation connected vehicle solution. Hino Edge synergizes the digital connection between the fleet customer, dealer network, telematics service providers (TSPs), and Hino Ultimate Support Center to provide […] More

PPG Introduces Wheel Refurbishing Solution for Commercial Transport Vehicles

PPG announced the launch of the PPG Wheel Refurbishing Program featuring the PPG ENVIROCRON™ family of powder coatings. Created to address the needs of commercial tire retread centers, the program transforms rusty, corroded wheels to […] More

Hino Trucks Commemorates Delivery of First Cummins Powered Truck to Penske Truck Leasing

Earlier this year, Hino announced intent to produce medium- and heavy-duty trucks with Cummins engines by the end of 2021. This month, Hino delivered the first of these vehicles to Penske Truck Leasing in its […] More

International A26 Engine Updates Further Improve Efficiency and Performance

Navistar announced updates to the International® A26 engine, allowing fleets to achieve 10% improved fuel economy since the engine’s launch. Previous design and system updates account for a 6% fuel efficiency improvement; the latest engine […] More

Zeus Electric Chassis to Collaborate with JB Poindexter’s EAVX on Class 4, 5, and 6 Electric Work Trucks

Zeus Electric Chassis, Inc. and EAVX announced a joint force to develop and commercialize innovative and industry-leading all-electric vocational work truck solutions. Joint development efforts will focus on integration of the JB Poindexter & Co […] More

Bridgestone and Penske Truck Leasing Extend Business Partnership Focused on Advanced Technology and Sustainability for Commercial Fleets

Bridgestone Americas and Penske Truck Leasing announced the contract renewal of their partnership to test, develop, and deploy Bridgestone advanced technology and mobility solutions for the commercial segment in the US and Canada with a […] More

Production Begins of 2022 Isuzu F-Series Class 6 & 7 Models

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. announced the beginning of production of its 2022 F-Series trucks. The proven Cummins B6.7 diesel engine powers the new F-Series and offers models in both Class 6 and Class […] More

Isuzu Collaborates With Decisiv to Enhance Customer Experience

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. confirmed a long-term collaboration with Decisiv, provider of dealer Service Relationship Management (SRM) software. The program, branded as Isuzu Connect, has been enhanced for the Isuzu dealer network. All […] More

Element Fleet Management Collaborates with ChargePoint and WEX to Provide Access to Nationwide EV Charging and Simplified Billing

Element Fleet Management Corp. announced a new relationship with ChargePoint and WEX. The relationship will help provide Element clients with access to ChargePoint’s growing nationwide charging network. It provides a billing system for charging and […] More

Fitzgerald Peterbilt Opens New Gadsden, Alabama, Location

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the opening of a new parts and service location in Gadsden, Alabama, by Fitzgerald Peterbilt. The facility features 10 service bays as well as a 600-sq-ft retail space and a 1,750-sq-ft […] More

New Mack Ultra Service Agreement is Now Standard on Mack LR Electric Models

Mack Trucks announced that its new Mack Ultra Service Agreement will come standard with the Mack® LR Electric refuse model, helping further support customers beginning their journey into owning battery electric vehicles (BEVs). The Mack […] More

Monroe Truck Equipment Partners with Work Truck Solutions to Provide Commercial Vehicle Buyers with Easy-to-Use Inventory Search Tools

Work Truck Solutions partnered with Monroe Truck Equipment, Inc. to provide an online platform to search for Monroe commercial vehicles. The commercial vehicles include dump as well as service, platform, and tow bodies, plus snow […] More

Safe Fleet Releases New Prime Design Cantilever Fold-Up Shelving & Modular Sliding Partitions for Delivery Fleets

Prime Design introduced Cantilever Fold-Up Shelving and Modular Sliding Partitions to meet the demands of the final-mile or parcel-delivery segment. These product lines represent Prime Design’s first solutions for promoting the safety and productivity of […] More

Penske First US Fleet to Run International eMV Series

Navistar and Penske Truck Leasing announced their continued commitment to a zero-emissions future with the anticipated delivery of the International® eMV™ Series medium-duty truck. This will mark Navistar’s first US delivery of the full battery […] More

Mopar Gears Up for 2021 SEMA Show

Mopar released concept sketches in advance of the 2021 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show in Las Vegas (November 2-5). Mopar will showcase customized vehicles as well as hundreds of quality-tested, factory-backed performance parts and […] More

Work Truck Solutions Wins 2021 PACE Award

Work Truck Solutions® received a 2021 Automotive News PACE Award at the online awards ceremony. The prestigious award recognizes automotive suppliers for superior innovation, technological advancement, and business performance. Work Truck Solutions received recognition for […] More

Autocar Becomes First Truck Manufacturer to Offer ADAS

Autocar designed its Badass waste collection vehicles as the nation’s first of refuse trucks featuring ADAS (Advanced Driver Assist System). “As part of Autocar’s efforts to address various safety challenges, we built a custom test […] More

Netradyne Announces Driveri D-430 with Most Powerful Processor Available

Netradyne announced the expansion of its Driveri® product line with the introduction of the D-430 video safety device. Additionally, the company announced enhancements to its mobile app and a host of industry-leading features to its […] More

Samsara Introduces New Workflows to Keep Drivers Safe and Productive

With labor in short supply and COVID accelerating the adoption of digital tools, more organizations are turning to mobile technology to keep drivers engaged, safe, and productive. In a recent survey of 160 Samsara customers, […] More

Freightliner’s Battery Electric Customer Fleets Reach Important Milestone

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced its Freightliner battery electric Innovation and Customer Experience (CX) Fleets have reached 1 million miles of real-world usage, with fleets operating across the West Coast and Canada. With order […] More

Coxreels Exceeds Industry Recommended Salt Spray Testing Hours

Due to its numerous properties and, specifically, its corrosion resistance, many industrial applications use powder coatings. As the oldest corrosion resistance test, developers widely prefer the salt spray test to evaluate anti-corrosion coatings. Coxreels announced it […] More

Western Star Introduces All-new 47X

Western Star introduced the newest addition to its purpose-built vocational line-up, the all-new Western Star 47X. The truck complements the Western Star 49X to establish the Western Star X-Series and extend the platform’s reach into […] More

Peterbilt Highlights Versatility of New Medium-duty Trucks at The Utility Expo

Peterbilt Motors Company will display its lineup of medium-duty work trucks at The Utility Expo in Louisville, Kentucky, September 28-30. Peterbilt’s booth will feature a Model 536 with a 26-ft stake bed configuration, perfect for […] More

Volvo Trucks and AMPLY Power Collaborate on Charge Management Programs for Electric Truck Fleets

The Innovation Lab at Volvo Group is a place where Volvo Trucks can collaborate with start-ups. The collaborations combine real-world insights and analyze emerging trends. They also help validate new products and services aimed at […] More

Barko Hydraulics to Showcase Utility Loader at The Utility Expo

Barko Hydraulics (Barko), developer, manufacturer, and distributor of innovative heavy equipment solutions for the forestry, vegetation management, and material handling industries, will exhibit at the Utility Expo at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky, […] More

International Truck Launches Newly Designed MV Series

International Truck announced the launch of the new International® MV™ Series. The next generation of International’s medium-duty vehicles, International reimagined the MV to advance performance, safety, and uptime. “The new International MV Series features thoughtful […] More

Globee Business Awards Names Spireon Company of the Year

Globee® Business Awards recognized Spireon, a vehicle intelligence company, as a 2021 Gold Globee® Winner. Spireon took the Company of the Year award in the Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics category. The award recognized Spireon’s […] More

LSI Chemical Introduces NanoClear504 Oil Additive

LSI Chemical introduces NanoClear504, a new ready-to-use oil additive engineered for higher viscosity mineral, semi-synthetic, or synthetic oils available to upgrade lubricating oils and greases. LSI Chemical formulated NanoClear504 with three patented chemicals: clear nano […] More

Peterbilt Delivers First Production New Medium-duty Model 536 to Elder Logistics

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the delivery of the first production New Medium Duty Model 536 to Elder Logistics. A family owned and operated business, Elder Logistics possesses a deep understanding of local culture and values. […] More

Advantage Truck Group Sponsors Kart Race Team at Seaside Le Mans Charity Event

A kart race team won first place at the 20th annual Seaside Le Mans charity race. Advantage Truck Group along with Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod, Nauset Disposal, and Axial Benefits Group, sponsored the winning […] More

Savage Chooses Netradyne to Help Enable Safety for Its Entire Fleet of Medium and Heavy-Duty Trucks; Help Create Safer Roadways

Netradyne announced that Savage selected Netradyne’s Driveri® devices in more than 1,000 of its fleet vehicles. Savage is a global provider of industry infrastructure and supply chain services. Driveri uses vision-based edge computing and AI […] More

Bridgestone Invests in Wrench Mobile Vehicle Services and Technology Company

Bridgestone Americas announced a 10% minority investment in mobile vehicle services and technology company, Wrench. The partnership will accelerate both companies’ ability to service vehicles in the mobile vehicle inspection, repair, and maintenance market. The […] More

Drōv Technologies and SKF Vehicle Aftermarket Form Partnership for Integrated Trailer Monitoring

Drōv Technologies, a leader in the smart truck and trailer movement, partners with SKF Vehicle Aftermarket. The partnership integrates SKF TraX wheel end monitoring technology with Drōv’s AirBoxOne™ Smart Trailer solution. Drōv’s AirBoxOne powers the […] More

Link’s Smart ROI Auxiliary Suspension Takes the Guesswork Out of Lift Axle Use

Link Mfg., Ltd. unveiled what will become the industry’s first family of intelligent auxiliary suspension systems. With field testing in progress, Link expects the 8K, 10K, 13.5K, and 20K ROI Auxiliary Suspensions Systems to be […] More

Mack Trucks Puts a Premium on Maximum Uptime

Mack Trucks announced the new Mack® Premium Service Agreement, a comprehensive maintenance program that simplifies maintenance management and helps increase uptime, optimize vehicle safety and performance, and improve cost of ownership for Mack Anthem®, Mack […] More

Doleco Enters Cargo Double-decking Arena with Introduction of Three LayerLok Systems Enabling Dry Vans, Reefers, and Shipping Containers to Carry Twice the Load

Doleco USA, the nation’s fastest-growing manufacturer of lifting, sling, and load-securing technologies, including the DoNova PowerLash Textile Lashing Chain and PowerLift textile Chain Sling, introduced the new LayerLok XP, AF, and SC double-decking systems. LoadLok […] More

EnerSys Expands ODYSSEY Battery Portfolio to Include Former NorthStar Battery Product Line

EnerSys®, a leader in stored energy solutions and manufacturer of ODYSSEY® batteries, expanded its ODYSSEY battery brand portfolio. The expansion now includes products formerly sold under the NorthStar® battery brand. As a result of the […] More

SKF Vehicle Aftermarket to Unveil TraX Wheel End Monitor at 2021 TMC Annual Meeting

SKF Vehicle Aftermarket optimizes the end-user experience with the debut of its TraX Wheel End Monitor (WEM) in booth no. 13111 at the American Trucking Association (ATA) Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) 2021 Annual Fall […] More

Stertil-Koni Reports Growing Use across North America of Twin Piston Jacking Beams on Platform SKYLIFT to Deliver Wheels-free Lifting

Heavy-duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni reported that vehicle maintenance shops across North America seeking even more lifting power from the Stertil-Koni SKYLIFT—a true vertical-rise platform lift with a capacity up to 156,000 lbs—turn to Jacking […] More

Frantz Filters Expands Product Line

Frantz Filters now offers an expanded line of Duramax, Cummins, and Powerstroke Bypass Oil Filter Kits. In addition to the company’s kit for gas and diesel-powered vehicles, Frantz now offers custom-designed kits for common diesel-powered […] More

Advantage Truck Group Donates 3,600 Food Items through Haulin’ 4 Hunger

Advantage Truck Group employees delivered 150 cases of tuna to six food pantry organizations across its New England dealer network. ATG made donations through Haulin’ 4 Hunger, a program ATG started in Shrewsbury in 2012 […] More

Representative Wild, Mack Trucks, and Health and Climate Advocates Say It’s Time for Bold Investments in Clean Transportation

Representative Susan Wild and Mack Trucks leaders joined advocates calling Congress to invest in clean vehicles, charging infrastructure, and more. This event is sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Sustainability Network as part of a $10 […] More

Optronics’ High-style, Low-profile, Multifunction, Surface-mount LED Taillight Replaces Four Lamps, Sets the Stage for Future Combo Lamp Offering

Optronics International, a manufacturer of vehicle harnesses, electronic control systems, and LED lighting for the global transportation industry, introduced its new STL02/03 LED taillight. The low-profile, surface-mount lamps function as stop, tail, and turn as […] More

Idelic and Netradyne Announce Strategic Partnership to Improve Driver Safety

Idelic, the creator of the Idelic Safety Suite®, a comprehensive driver management platform dedicated to improving fleet safety, announced a strategic partnership with Netradyne, a leader in video telematics and vision technology. Through this partnership, […] More

AMPLY Power Integrates WattTime API to Enable Electric Fleets to Minimize and Report Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions

As pressure mounts for transportation fleets and their organizations to measure, reduce, and report total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, AMPLY Power taps environmental technology nonprofit WattTime to provide its electric vehicle, bus, and truck customers […] More

Tritium and ReCharge Alaska Engineer Electric Vehicle Charging Solution Capable of Surviving Sub-arctic Temperatures

The importance of creating a robust electric vehicle charging network in all parts of the country is greater than ever. As part of its continued global growth and to address the need for an adaptable […] More

Monroe Truck Equipment Announces New Commercial Division

Monroe Truck Equipment announced its new Commercial Division; this includes a dedicated sales team, a new commercial campus in Monroe, Wisconsin, and updated distinguishable branding. Monroe Truck Equipment is an industry-leading truck equipment designer as […] More

New Way Trucks Partners with BYD to Deliver Three Battery-Electric Refuse Trucks to City of Ocala, Florida

New Way Trucks, refuse equipment manufacturer, and its distributor Southern Sewer Equipment Sales (SSES), recently delivered three battery-electric refuse trucks. New Way and SSES delivered New Way Sidewinder XTR™ automated side loaders (ASLs) to the […] More

NTEA Cancels 2021 Truck Product Conference

After extensive deliberation, NTEA and its board of directors made the decision to cancel its 2021 Truck Product Conference. The cancellation is due to the significant constraints the commercial vehicle technical community is currently facing. […] More

New 2022 Ram ProMaster Evolves Ram Commercial Offerings with New Levels of Safety, Comfort, Connectivity, and Efficiency

Ram Commercial introduced the 2022 Ram ProMaster. The new van is a no-compromise benchmark for durability, efficiency, connectivity, and convenience. It is also aimed at one of the largest commercial customer categories: vocational use. The […] More

Ryder Inventory Now Available In Work Truck Solutions Vehicle Acquisition Search Tool

Work Truck Solutions expands its partnership with Ryder System, Inc. It now offers Ryder used truck inventory on the commercial vehicle channel, Vehicle Acquisition Search Tool (VAST). These trucks will provide users with much needed […] More

US Bank Partners with Mastercard to Launch the US Bank Voyager Mastercard for the Fleet Industry

US Bank announced a partnership with Mastercard to offer the US Bank Voyager® Mastercard®. The US Bank Voyager Mastercard can be used for fleet-related expenses anywhere Voyager or Mastercard are accepted. US Bank currently offers […] More

Peterbilt Delivers Model 579EVs to Shippers Transport Express

Peterbilt delivers 10 Model 579EVs to Shippers Transport Express for immediate in drayage operations at the Port of Oakland. The companies scheduled five additional Model 579EVs to service of Port of Long Beach drayage operations […] More

Volvo Trucks Delivers the First of Five VNR Electrics to New York Customer Manhattan Beer Distributors

Volvo Trucks North America delivered its first Class 8, battery-electric regional hauling truck on the East Coast to its customer Manhattan Beer Distributors. Five zero-emission Volvo VNR Electric trucks join the New York City-based beer […] More

Bridgestone Partners with Electric and Autonomous Freight Leader Einride to Create Cleaner, Safer, Low-Carbon Fleet Mobility

Bridgestone Americas and Einride announced a partnership aimed at co-creating innovative and sustainable mobility solutions for electrified and autonomous Class 8 vehicles. The collaboration will allow Einride to collect new layers of safety and efficiency-related […] More

Peterbilt EV Operating Cost Calculator Wins Communicator Award

Peterbilt Motors Company announced its EV Operating Cost Calculator won the prestigious Award of Distinction from the international Communicator Awards. The Communicator Awards is an international awards program that recognizes excellence, effectiveness, and innovation across […] More

Reading Truck Group Acquires Semi Service, Inc. and Expands Presence in the West

Reading Truck Group acquired Semi Service, Inc., a distributor and upfitter of work truck equipment, installation, service, and repair. With locations in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Caldwell, Idaho, the acquisition expands Reading’s footprint into […] More

Azuga Partners with ServiceTrade to Help Commercial Contractors Improve Service and Streamline Operations

Azuga, a global provider of vehicle analytics, fleet technology and insurtech solutions, integrated its fleet tracking solution with ServiceTrade, whose application is used by commercial contractors to automate and streamline operations as well as sell more […] More

Love’s Travel Stops Opens Tire Retread Plant in El Reno, Oklahoma

Love’s Travel Stops opened a tire retread plant and distribution center in El Reno, Oklahoma. The 220,000-sq-ft facility doubles the size of the one it replaces in Grand Prairie, Texas. The size allows Love’s Truck […] More

New Reflective VeeBoards from Kinedyne Boost Safety by Illuminating Cargo Secured on Trailers

New reflective cargo corner protector VeeBoards® from Kinedyne increase safety by illuminating cargo strapped on an open-deck trailer. The VeeBoards help operators, motorists, and pedestrians see the trailer and load day or night. These bright […] More

Stertil-Koni Floor Pit Jacks with a Hydraulic Telescopic Piston Deliver Safe, Dependable Wheels-free Lifting Across North America

Stertil-Koni provides a heightened level of safe, dependable, and durable lifting in workshops across North America using below-floor concrete pits. The solution? Air hydraulic pit jacks—equipped with telescopic pistons—engineered by Stertil-Koni. The challenge: Many of […] More

Peterbilt Model 579EV Visits the Nation’s Capital

Peterbilt Motors Company visited Washington, DC while displaying the battery electric Model 579EV to government officials and members of Congress. The visit began with a press conference where US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm announced $60 […] More

Summit Quality Management System Certified to ISO:9001

Summit Truck Bodies, a US manufacturer supplying service truck solutions, earned ISO 9001:2015 certification for its quality management system. Summit Truck Bodies certification scope includes design, manufacturing, and assembly of truck bodies at the Wathena, Kansas […] More

Chevron Introduces Delo® Syn ATF 668, a Fully Synthetic Transmission Fluid Approved and Licensed by Allison Transmission® for Transmissions Requiring TES 668™

Chevron Products Company launched Delo Syn ATF 668, a fully synthetic transmission fluid engineered for Allison heavy-duty automatic truck transmissions. Chevron engineered Delo Syn ATF 668 for longer service life, improved transmission performance, optimal fluid […] More

Kenworth Begins New Medium-duty Model Production at PACCAR Ste-Thérèse Assembly Plant in Québec

The Kenworth new medium-duty models are now in production at the PACCAR assembly plant in Ste-Thérèse, Québec. “Our new medium duty trucks are an impressive addition to the World’s Best product line,” says Kevin Baney, […] More

Bridgestone Americas to Acquire Fleet Management Software Provider Azuga to Accelerate Mobility Solutions Business

Bridgestone Americas and Sumeru Equity Partners, Danlaw, Inc., and other shareholders have reached an agreement for Bridgestone to purchase Azuga Holdings, Inc. (Azuga) and the Azuga fleet management platform for $391 million. The acquisition will […] More

Counterfeit Gold Certification Label Found in Ontario, Canada

The Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) warns of counterfeit gold “Certified Automotive Lift” labels applied to automotive lifts. The following is a safety notification from ALI that certain automotive lifts from Budget Automotive Equipment Inc. installed […] More

President Joe Biden Visits Mack Trucks Lehigh Valley Operations

Mack Trucks hosted President Joe Biden at its Lehigh Valley Operations (LVO) facility in Macungie, Pennsylvania. Mack assembles all its heavy-duty models for North America and export at LVO. President Biden stressed the importance of […] More

General Motors Expands Access of OnStar Vehicle Insights to Non-GM Vehicles

Since the introduction of General Motors’ fleet telematics solution, OnStar Vehicle Insights, fleet managers have received nearly 3.5 million notifications and details of almost 16 million trips covering more than 246 million miles. Now, fleets […] More

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

Nine chassis manufacturers will share commercial vehicle updates from a technical and engineering perspective at NTEA’s 2021 Truck Product Conference. This in-person event takes place Tuesday, September 21 to Wednesday, September 22, 2021. Additionally, NTEA […] More

HONK Outperforms in 2021 with Record Growth, New Customers, and Product Expansion

HONK Technologies, a digital roadside assistance platform and vehicle transport company, reached record revenue levels while continuing its product portfolio expansion during the first half of 2021. In the face of a challenging market, HONK’s […] More

Coxreels Product Enhancement for the 1.25-inch and 1.5-inch SLPL Spring-Driven Models

Coxreels made a product enhancement to the spring-driven 1.25-inch and 1.5-inch SLPL models. Prior to this update, these models of the SLPL came standard with Coxreels’ aluminum inline swivel. Optional on all of these models […] More

Visiontrack Inc Makes First US Acquisition to Drive Video Telematics Growth

VisionTrack completed the acquisition of SkyLab Solutions to accelerate its expansion into the US marketplace. The multi-million-pound deal for the California-based, fast-growing, fleet technology business represents the company’s first major investment in North America. It […] More

Penske, ROUSH CleanTech, and Proterra Announce New Collaboration for Next-Generation F-650 Electric Commercial Trucks

ROUSH CleanTech, Penske Truck Leasing, and Proterra announced a collaboration where Proterra will supply its battery technology to ROUSH CleanTech. The goal is to develop ROUSH CleanTech’s next-generation Ford F-650 all-electric commercial truck. ROUSH CleanTech […] More

Stertil-Koni Debuts New Video Highlighting 7 Steps to Safe, Efficient Vehicle Lifting

To help reinforce key safety procedures for vehicle maintenance shops across North America, heavy-duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni released the latest in a series of new videos as part of its popular TechTalk channel. The […] More

Agile Fleet’s Webinar Coming Soon to NAFA

The National Association of Counties expects the financial impact of COVID-19 on fleet finances to exceed $200 billion. Costs associated with idle vehicles stand out as a significant area of financial waste. What can you […] More

In-Charge Energy to Support GM’s New Ultium Charge 360 Fleet Charging Service

GM named In-Charge Energy, leader in turnkey EV infrastructure solutions, as a preferred provider for Ultium Charge 360’s fleet service. Ultium Charge 360 is General Motors Company’s newly-announced fleet charging solution. “Electrifying fleets play a key […] More

Schneider Electric Chosen as GM Preferred Provider to Accelerate US Fleet Customers into EV Market

GM selected Schneider Electric as a preferred provider for GM’s Ultium Charge 360 fleet service. Schneider Electric is a leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation. Ultium Charge 360 will support electric vehicle […] More

New App Integration Standard Aims to Accelerate In-cab Tech Development Industry-wide

Fleets benefit when mobile apps play nicely together in the truck cab, says Eleos Technologies CEO, Kevin Survance. Now thanks to a new mobile app-to-app connectivity protocol, it will be possible to seamlessly connect commercial […] More

GM Announces New Fleet Charging Service Designed to Accelerate the Adoption of Fleet Electrification

General Motors and its new company, BrightDrop, announced the Ultium Charge 360 fleet charging service. Created and wholly owned by GM, BrightDrop reimagines commercial delivery as well as logistics for an all-electric future. The goal […] More

Atlas Copco Launches a Game-changing New Filtration Range Featuring inPASS™ Technology

Atlas Copco’s next-generation air filters now feature the pioneering inPASS™ technology to simplify maintenance and reduce costs significantly. The new range also gives customers flexibility to choose between advanced filter media to match their specific […] More

Felling Trailers Releases Enhanced Fender Design for EZ-Tilt Trailers

Felling Trailers releases an enhanced fender design for its ground-level loading, EZ-Tilt trailers. Felling is an innovative solutions provider in the trailer industry. It employs its engineering team to enhance and develop new product designs […] More

Agile Fleet Partners with NAFA to Present Two New Fleet Webinars

Agile Fleet partnered with NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) to present two all-new webinars in 2021. The webinar “Reducing Fleet Costs in a COVID-19 World: Right-Sizing Strategies for Success” takes place on July 28. The webinar “Making a […] More

Propane Council Launches National Brand for Propane

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) launched a new identity for propane that signals a seismic change in how to view the energy source. The new brand, “PROPANE Energy for Everyone™,” highlights propane’s role […] More

TravelCenters of America Launches Nationwide Fundraising Campaign to Help Professional Drivers in Need

TravelCenters of America Inc. launched a fundraising campaign at locations nationwide to help professional drivers in need. Through Labor Day, customers can round up purchases to the nearest dollar in stores and at fuel islands. […] More

JB Poindexter and Co Launches EAVX

JB Poindexter and Co (JBPCO), providing commercial vehicle bodies, announced the launch of its new business, EAVX. Leveraging JBPCO’s industry expertise, EAVX partners with electric- and alternative-power chassis producers to design, manufacture, distribute, and service […] More

New York City Department of Sanitation to Purchase Seven Mack® LR Electric Models

Mack Trucks announced the New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) plans to purchase seven Mack® LR Electric refuse models, which will operate in the city’s boroughs. Mack made the announcement during WasteExpo 2021 at […] More

Peterbilt Showcases Refuse Lineup at Waste Expo

Peterbilt Motors Company will display five refuse vehicles at WasteExpo held in the Las Vegas Convention Center, June 28-30. The booth will showcase three Model 520s, Peterbilt’s low-cab-forward refuse workhorse. The Model 520s will feature […] More

Jasper Engines Announces the Remanufactured Ford 3.7-L Duratec Engine

Jasper Engines announces the availability of the remanufactured Ford 3.7L Duratec engine. This dual VVT V6 engine is available for the following late-model applications: 2015-2019 Transit 150, 250, and 350 2011-2017 Mustang 2011-2014 F-150 “Our […] More

DICA Launches eCommerce Site for Convenient Purchase of Standard Products

DICA announces customers can now purchase many of its products through an online eCommerce portal. “As our product lines have expanded to include a wide variety of engineered equipment setup aids, our new eCommerce site […] More

VMAC Releases Original Research On Air Compressor Lifespan

A survey of 1,464 VMACAIR.com visitors reveals most respondents expect a truck-mounted air compressor to last 6 to 10 years. Of the respondents, 40.5% selected this option. Next, 19.2% of respondents selected 1 to 5 […] More

Autocar Donates Custom Engineered DC-64R Refuse Truck to the Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Autocar, LLC, manufacturer of North America’s first specialized, severe-duty vocational truck, honors the life and legacy of Charles “Mickey” Flood by donating a custom engineered, full-bodied severe-duty Class 8 DC-64R to the 2021 Environmental Research and Education Foundation (EREF) Annual Charitable Auction. Proceeds from the auction will support the EREF’s scientific […] More

New Kinedyne Kold-Front Refrigerated Curtain System Keeps Cold Air In While Letting Drivers Safely and Easily Get Out

According to many drivers, the polyvinyl chloride (PVC) strip curtains typically used to keep refrigerated cargo at a safe temperature during transport are more frustrating than they are effective. The strips often get in the […] More

Peterbilt Delivers First Production Model 220EV to City of Anchorage

Peterbilt delivered the first production Model 220EV to the Municipality of Anchorage Department of Solid Waste Services (SWS) in Alaska. The announcement came with a celebration at Peterbilt of Alaska’s Anchorage facility. As part of […] More

Winter Equipment Completes Its Western® Pro Plus® Product Lineup with Addition of Razor® Arrow™ Straight Blade System

Winter Equipment released its Razor® Arrow™ Straight Blade System designed specifically for Western® Pro Plus® plows that offers increased blade life and superior cutting. The Razor Arrow Straight Blade System features two 4.5-ft Razor blade […] More

Battle Motors Partners with PositivEnergy for Charging Stations across North America

Battle Motors, the owner and manufacturer of Crane Carrier trucks and a leader in the development of electric vehicle (EV) technology, partnered with PositivEnergy to install charging stations at municipal accounts across North America. PositivEnergy […] More

Morgan Truck Body, LLC. to Showcase New WorkPro at NPTC’s Annual Conference

Morgan Truck Body, LLC. (Morgan) will display its newest offering, the Morgan WorkPro at NPTC’s Annual Conference and Exhibition in booth #416. The WorkPro is a purpose-built mobile fleet service and jobsite commercial truck body. […] More

Discover Commercial Vehicle Market Trends, Forecasts, and Insights at 2021 Executive Leadership Summit

NTEA hosts its Executive Leadership Summit in a new location at Hilton Columbus Downtown in Columbus, Ohio. This year’s program features a convenient, one-day format on October 12, 2021 as well as an October 11 […] More

Morgan Truck Body and Work Truck Solutions Partner to Help Customers Find Upfitted Vehicles

Work Truck Solutions and Morgan Truck Body, LLC (Morgan) joined together to offer customers an online portal www.morgancorp.worktrucksolutions.com for finding Morgan-equipped commercial dry freight, refrigerated, platform, and dump truck bodies. Using Work Truck Solutions’ data […] More

Coxreels Exceeds Industry Recommended Salt Spray Testing Hours

Because of its numerous properties and its corrosion resistance, many in the industrial sector use powder coating for various applications. Known as the oldest corrosion resistance test, users prefer the salt spray test to evaluate […] More

eTechnician Now Provides Diagnostic Coverage For Psi Engines

NEXIQ Technologies announced the release of eTechnician™ v2.3. The diagnostic solution provides diagnostic capabilities for vehicles with Power Solutions International® (PSI) engines using the MT88 Engine Control Module. This adds work truck diagnostic coverage to its […] More

Continental Wireless Cameras Provide Exceptional Vision and Safety for Truck and Off Highway

Continental adds a new line of wireless cameras and monitors to its performance-proven range of cameras systems. Articulated equipment or vehicles where operators do not prefer long cable lengths create an ideal setting for the […] More

Hot Shot’s Secret Donates Funds to Battle Scarred Motorsports to Help Wounded Veterans Race

Hot Shot’s Secret donated $6,000 to Battle Scarred Motorsports. The funds will help convert donated police cars into hand-controlled race cars. Veterans as well as first responders who no longer have full use of their […] More

Stertil-Koni Debuts Five New Air/Hydraulic Jacks for Heavy-duty Applications

Stertil-Koni, a leader in heavy-duty bus lifts and truck lifts across North America, introduced five new air-over-hydraulic jacks. Stertil-Koni engineered each jack for trucking, transit buses, agriculture, construction, and other heavy-duty applications. LIFT FEATURES While […] More

Mack Trucks to Showcase Mack Granite and Mack TerraPro Models at World of Concrete 2021

Mack Trucks will feature the Mack® Granite® mixer and Mack TerraPro® cabover concrete pumper models at World of Concrete 2021. World of Concrete is from June 8-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. In Nevada, […] More

VisionTrack Expands to US

VisionTrack, provider of cloud-based video telematics, expanded its international footprint with the launch of a new US business. The company aims to capitalize on growing demand in North America for advanced AI video telematics solutions. […] More

XL Fleet Acquires World Energy Efficiency Services to Accelerate Fleet Electrification Adoption and Expand Charging Infrastructure Offering

XL Fleet Corp., a leader in fleet electrification solutions for fleets, announced the acquisition of World Energy. World Energy provides energy efficiency solutions as well as renewable technology solutions. It also provides electric vehicle charging […] More

Peterbilt Expands Dealer Network in First Half of 2021

Peterbilt Motors Company announced the opening of two new dealership locations. Rush Peterbilt Truck Center, Phoenix East in Arizona and Peterbilt of Augusta in Georgia are additions to Peterbilt’s dealer network. This adds to the […] More

Master Builders Solutions Named Exclusive Reseller of COMMANDassurance™ System

Master Builders Solutions agreed with Command Alkon to be the sole third-party reseller of the COMMANDassurance in-transit concrete monitoring system. The scope of the agreement includes the US and Canada and is effective as of […] More

Battle Motors Acquires Crane Carrier Company, Launching Path to Class 7 and 8 Truck Electrification

Battle Motors, a leader in the development of electric vehicle (EV) technology acquired Crane Carrier Company, LLC (CCC). Crane Carrier Company has manufactured commercial vehicles for 75 years. Based in New Philadelphia, Ohio, CCC has […] More

Coxreels Offers New Options for the Challenger Series Reels

Coxreels introduced new roller bracket assemblies for the Challenger Series. The function of the roller bracket is to assist in guiding the hose during both extension and retraction. The assembly is available only in a […] More

Reading Truck Group Launches All New RM-45 Crane Body

Reading Truck Group unveiled an all-new crane body to its product lineup. The new RM-45 reflects more than a year of development between Reading, customer input, and those working in the field. As a result, […] More

Mix Telematics Launches Next Generation AI-powered Video Telematics Solution to Optimize Driver Safety and Minimize Fleet Operating Costs

MiX Telematics launched MiX Vision AI—an extensive update to its video telematics offering. With this solution, MiX Telematics further enhances its ability to help customers improve driver safety and reduce operating costs. MiX Vision AI […] More

Continental Extends Commitment to Sustainability in Natural Rubber Supply Chain

Continental extends its commitment to sustainability in the natural rubber supply chain. The tire manufacturer and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) have agreed on a significant expansion of their successful […] More

Neste Opens New Renewable Diesel Fueling Stations in Southern California

Neste announced the opening of two new Neste MY Renewable Diesel fueling stations in Southern California. The company’s ambition is to create a renewable diesel fueling network across the West Coast. “Neste MY Renewable Diesel […] More

Mack Trucks Donates Mack Granite Model to Annual Auction in Support of Concrete Industry Management

Mack Trucks continues its longstanding support of the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program with the donation of a 2021 Mack® Granite® mixer for the annual CIM Auction June 9 during World of Concrete 2021 at […] More

Improve Transportation Efficiency and Jobsite Visibility with Ruckit Field

Command Alkon, a leader in comprehensive supply chain technology solutions for heavy building materials suppliers, haulers, and buyers, delivers Ruckit Field. Ruckit Field is a new mobile experience to support bulk material suppliers, haulers, and […] More

Felling Trailers Releases User-Focused, Re-engineered Utility Pole Cargo Trailer

Operator safety, ease of use, and maintenance are prime factors taken into account when any company is looking into equipment acquisition. These same factors are even more vital in the utility and telcom industry as […] More

Webfleet Solutions Launches WEBFLEET Video, a Fully Integrated Video Telematics Solution

Webfleet Solutions, a leading telematics providers and part of Bridgestone, launched WEBFLEET Video into the market. The integration of Webfleet Solutions and Lytx, a provider of video telematics, on one platform simplifies fleet management. With […] More

Mack Trucks Announces Entry Period for 2022 Mack Calendar Contest

Proud owners of Mack trucks will have the chance to be featured in the upcoming 2022 Mack Trucks Calendar. The brand will accept nominations through the Mack Calendar Contest website, May 4 to June 4, […] More

Advantage Truck Group to Host SkillsUSA Massachusetts Diesel Equipment Technology State Championship in Support of Workforce Development in the Skilled Trades

Advantage Truck Group (ATG) will host the Diesel Equipment Technology competition for the 2021 SkillsUSA Massachusetts State Championship. The state’s top diesel technology students will compete at the event held at ATG’s Shrewsbury facility on […] More

Optimus Technologies Partners with Can-Am Custom Trucks to Provide a Ship-thru Code for Freightliner and Western Star Customers

Optimus Technologies’ Vector System is now available on any new Freightliner or Western Star truck. The Vector System enables diesel engines to operate on 100% biodiesel (B100). A partnership with Can-Am Custom Trucks (Can-Am) makes […] More

KVH Introduces P-series IMUs with PIC Technology and New Accelerometers

KVH Industries, Inc., announced the P-1750 IMU and the P-1725 IMU to complement the previously released P-1775 IMU. This creates a full line of IMUs that feature high-performance accelerometers and KVH’s patented photonic integrated chip […] More

Coxreels Biodiesel Reels

Biodiesel is one of the most common alternative fuels in use today. Various sources such as agricultural oils (soy, corn, canola, etc.), recycled cooking oil, and animal fats produce biodiesel. Due to biodiesel’s reactive nature, […] More

VMAC Recognized as a Best Workplace in Canada for Second Straight Year

Great Place To Work®, an authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures, again recognized VMAC as a Best Workplace in Canada. For Best Workplaces in Canada list consideration, organizations must first be Great Place To Work […] More

Samlex America Celebrates 30 Years of Putting Customers First

Samlex America Inc. marks another milestone as the company celebrates its 30th year as a manufacturer of power conversion products. Founded in 1991, Samlex America has grown from an idea to a global supplier of […] More

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