Daimler

Work Truck Show wrap-up

| March 10, 2013

Rounding up commercial van market, hybrid truck, solar panel, natural gas powertrain and other news from the NTEA show in Indianapolis, which ended March 8.

Daimler unveils aerodynamic Freightliner Cascadia Evolution

Jack Roberts | May 30, 2012

The new truck makes advancements in fuel economy and will feature Daimler's Detroit DD 15 engine.

Daimler trucks meet 2014 greenhouse gas regs

| February 23, 2012

DTNA’s GHG14 compliance came a year ahead of the mandate for certification by the EPA and the Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Navistar: Part defect leads to production halt

| February 01, 2012

Company says it stopped Class 8 truck production in mid-December until the problem can be remedied. Paccar and Volvo trucks also are affected.

Alliance Truck Parts 2012 NASCAR schedule set

| January 27, 2012

Alliance Truck Parts Racing Team’s NASCAR racing starts Feb. 25 in Daytona, Fla., and includes 22 weekends. Penske driver Sam Hornish Jr. is the driver for the Alliance Truck Parts No. 12 Dodge Challenger in ...

Stereo upgrade

| December 08, 2011

The new Alliance replacement stereo has an AM/FM receiver, MP3-capable CD player, remote control and auxiliary input for MP3 players and portable satellite radios. The display shows track info read from MP3 tag information, and ...

Daimler to increase Western Star production in Portland

| October 21, 2011

Manufacturer aims to add second shift and ramp up production at its Western Star plant in Portland, Ore.

Blacked out for the night?

| October 10, 2011

How long before Class 8 trucks come equipped with SmartGlass technology? Lately making inroads in concept cars at auto shows around the world, the SPD-Smart window-tint technology by Research Frontiers enables a vehicle's operator to, ...

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