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 Amerisure FleetAlliance program. The decision to partner up came after the results of a two-year safety study. The comprehensive […] More

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

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

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

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

Winter Equipment Launches Full-line Product Catalog

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

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

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

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

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

XL Fleet Electrifying Apex Clean Energy Pickup Fleet

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

Ranger Design’s New Ladder Rack Line

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

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

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

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

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

Fluid Truck Orders 40 Additional Zero Emission Trucks from Lightning eMotors

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

Volvo Penta and Terminal Tractor Manufacturer TICO Partner in Electromobility

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

Kenworth Introduces Innovative, User-Friendly Website

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

Motiv Power Systems Partners to Expand Sales into Canada

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

VMAC Sponsors Four Scholarships for Vancouver Island University Engineering Students

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

Maintenance Technicians in High Demand as TA Truck Service Expands Operations

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

Cummins Launches Online Store for its Genuine Parts and Products

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

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

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

Peterbilt Launches EV Operating Cost Calculator

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

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

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

PROTERRA BATTERY TECHNOLOGY TO POWER LIGHTNING EMOTORS ELECTRIC TRANSIT COMMERCIAL VAN

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

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

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

Winter Equipment Offers Complete Lineup of Gravel Road Maintenance Products

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ORIGOSafeDriver Launches on the Geotab Marketplace

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

Phillips 66 Lubricants Launches e-Shield Line for Electric Vehicles

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

EchoMaster Fleet Solutions Exhibits at Work Truck Week 2021

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

Unlimited Parameter Updates Available with Volvo, Mack

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

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

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

J&M Sanitation Deploys BYD, Amrep Electric Refuse Trucks

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

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

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

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

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

Peterbilt Launches Updated Vocational Models 567 and 520

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sensata Technologies Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Xirgo Technologies

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

Winter Equipment Launches New Website to Improve Customer Experience

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

CARDONE Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Recertification

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

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

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

Ranger Design Expands Fleet Upfit Solutions for Clients

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

Fontaine Modification Approved as a Bendix Authorized Upgrade Center

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

Study Shows Propane Outpaces Electric for Carbon Footprint in Trucks

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

NTEA Announces Truck Equipment Electrical Basics Online Courses

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

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

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

New ROUSH CleanTech Electric Truck Achieves Key California Incentive

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

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

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

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

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

Spireon Launches FL360 with Optional FL Dashcam to Streamline Fleet Operations

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

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

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

Winter Equipment Offers Pegasus Expandable Plow Cutting Edge System

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

Work Truck Week 2021 Schedule Announced, Registration Open

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

TecNiq Inc. Announces New California Mid-Turn Light

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

Booster Fuels Tapped to Service Inauguration Fleets

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

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

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

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

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

CM Truck Beds introduces new Gen 2 SB Service Body

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

Monroe Truck Equipment Acquires Southern Coach Commercial and Custom Vehicle Upfitting

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

New Heavy-duty Reel Covers Protect Reels From the Elements

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

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

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

NTEA Announces Climate Change Policy

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

McLaren Doors Photo Contest

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

Dakota Bodies Unveils Second Generation Service Body

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

TecNiq Inc. Announces New Grille Lights

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

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

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

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

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

Toco Warranty Chooses HONK to Manage its Roadside Assistance Program

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ATW Acquires Dakota Bodies

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

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

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

Worksport Announces Participation in the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference

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

Motiv Power Systems Debuts Fifth Generation Medium-Duty Electric Chassis

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

PACCAR Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary of Engine Manufacturing in North America

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

XL Fleet Launches Its XL Grid Division with Charging Infrastructure Solutions

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tritium Unveils World First Scalable Electric Vehicle Charging Platform

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

DHL Expands Green Fleet with Launch of Electric Vehicles in US

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

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

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

Reading Truck Group Announces Acquisition of Rayside Truck & Trailer

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

Peterbilt Model 520EV Now Available for Customer Orders

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

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

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

Spireon Activates Live Tracking for the 2020 US Capitol Christmas Tree

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Continental Ships First Truck Tires from Clinton, Mississippi Plant

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

Teletrac Navman Recharges the Market with New Electric Vehicle Fleet Solution

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

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

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

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

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

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces CDL Discount

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

ROUSH CleanTech Deploys Class 6 Battery Electric Vehicles

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

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

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

Peterbilt Recognized for Outstanding Leadership Investment in Denton

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

NTEA Provides Update on Work Truck Week 2021

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

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

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

BYD Brings Zero-emission Refuse Collection to Sunshine State

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

Spiffy Partners with SparkCharge to Deliver On-demand EV Charging

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

LSI Chemical Introduces TotalArmorW7

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

Mack Trucks Awarded Sourcewell Contract

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

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

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

JASPER Offers Remanufactured Ford 6.2-L Engine

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

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

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

Yokohama Tire to Increase Prices on Commercial Truck Tires

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

AAMCO Announces Partnership with Fleetio

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

Reading Truck Group to Feature Aluminum Classic II in Upcoming Webinar

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

Fluid Truck Orders 600 Lightning Electric Vehicles

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

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

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

CM Truck Beds Introduces New Hotshot Trucking Body

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

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

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

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

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

Marion Body Works Launches Express Body Program

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Superior Signals’ Cold Weather LED Work Lights Now Available

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

PERC Resource Highlights Maintenance Advantages of Propane Autogas

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

Nikola Announces Leadership Transition

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

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

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

Mack LR Electric to Begin Production in 2021

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

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

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

Fleetio Announces Addition of Discount Tire to Its Maintenance Provider Network

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

DanaAftermarket.com Features Instructional Video Series, Extensive Literature Library

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

Mopar Makes It Easy to ‘Step’ into Ram Truck

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

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

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

LSI Chemical Introduces ArcticArmor523 Cold Flow Improver for Diesel Fuel

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRO-VISION Announces Acquisition of Zone Defense

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

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

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

SSI Introduces Snowplow Blade Lights

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

Planet Underground Joins The Utility Expo’s Orbit

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

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

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

Peterbilt and PacLease Offer Special Lease Financing for Model 220EV

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

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

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

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

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

Spiffy Brings Fleet Management Solutions to Six New Markets

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

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

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

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

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

Link Introduces ROI Cabmate Aftermarket Kits for Top Makes and Models

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

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

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

New Kinedyne Video Series Teaches the Basics of Cargo Securement

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Introducing TerraVis: The Solar Panel Tonneau Cover

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

Lubrication Specialties Inc. Forms LSI Chemical®

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Peterbilt Model 220EV Now Available for Customer Orders

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