Continental eyes wide single market

| August 21, 2009

Continental has enjoyed the reception of its wide single trailer tire, the HTL1, which was introduced early this year, says Dr. Hans-Joachim Nikolin, a member of the Continental Executive Board. The company hopes to introduce ...

Rand McNally debuts system

| August 21, 2009

Rand McNally unveiled a new navigation system today, Aug. 20, that is designed for truck drivers. According to the company, the IntelliRoute TND 500 has 35 percent more truck-attributed roads than any other data provider and ...

Engine makers discuss 2010 products

| August 21, 2009

Officials from heavy-duty engine manufacturers Thursday, Aug. 20, gave an audience of drivers and fleet representatives the latest details concerning cost and performance of their technologies for meeting 2010 engine regulations at the Great American ...

Tracy Lawrence to play GATS concert

| August 21, 2009

Country music artist Tracy Lawrence will headline tonight’s GATS concert sponsored by Mobil Delvac. Tickets for the concert will be distributed at GATS today before the concert and are free for registered attendees. The concert ...

Roadside Medical plans clinics

| August 21, 2009

Roadside Medical Clinic + Lab, a network of retail health clinics at Pilot Travel Centers, plans to expand after selling licenses for 11 additional sites in six states including Texas and California. A clinic in Oklahoma ...

Group advocates for truckers’ health

| August 21, 2009

The Healthy Trucking Association of America was started to advocate for wellness among the professional trucking community, Merck Smith, chairman of the nonprofit's fleet advisory board, told visitors at the group's Great American Trucking Show ...

Spray-on windshield protectant

| August 21, 2009

BulletProof Autosports' Windshield Protectant for fleets cuts fleet windshield glass repair and replacement costs by 50 percent annually -- guaranteed, the company says. The micro-polymer spray-on protectant forms a covalent bond to the glass on ...

Mobile scanning program

| August 21, 2009

A new mobile in-cab scanning program is available for drivers and fleets on the PeopleNet BLU platform through Internet-based provider PeopleNet and Affiliated Computer Services, Inc. Users of this service can scan and send documents ...

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