ATA: Freight to grow slowly

| May 14, 2010

Total freight tonnage will grow 25 percent, and total freight transportation revenue will grow 69 percent by 2021.

Shock absorbers

| May 14, 2010

Designed for Class 8 trucks, the 2 5/16-in. big bore mono tube shock absorbers have a 4.2-square-in. piston area, spherical rod bearing mountings, two urethane shaft oil seals and a chrome shaft. The shocks are ...

Trailer dome light

| May 14, 2010

The Super 80 LED interior trailer lamp detects motion up to 10 feet away from the lamp’s surface and comes on. The dome lamp is designed to stay on for 5 minutes of inactivity before ...

Disconnect switch

| May 14, 2010

The sureStart Low Voltage Disconnect Switch disconnects non-critical loads with an electronic sensor that detects excessive discharge. The switch has a service life of more than one million on/off cycles and has a rating of ...

Truckers cope with flooding aftermath

| May 14, 2010

Carriers have begun the long process of assessing losses and cleaning up or rebuilding flooded terminal buildings.

Navistar unveils eStar all-electric truck

Jack Roberts | May 13, 2010

The eStar features an all-electric drivetrain that delivers 75 kilowatts, or 104 hp, and a usable range of 100 miles per charge.

Trucking groups oppose climate change bill

| May 13, 2010

ATA and OOIDA contend the bill will lead to a fuel tax that will hit truckers hard.

Drivetrain treatment

| May 13, 2010

Nanomaxx Drive Train Treatment works in engines, transmissions, rear ends and bearings and is designed to improve fuel efficiency and extend the service life of drivetrain parts. The product requires no added appliances or filters. ...

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