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Volvo Trucks plans 13-liter LNG engine for 2014

| May 18, 2012

Volvo's new LNG engine will round out a complete range of natural gas-powered offerings.

Compact power distribution module

| May 15, 2012

The new Cole Hersee HBW18 sealed power distribution module is for use in small battery compartments and handling added equipment on heavy-duty vehicles.  The 18-slot device accepts circuit protection components with a 280 style footprint, ...

The owner-operator: Takes a lickin’, still tickin’

| May 11, 2012

Looking at the overall need for owner-operators, their health tracks freight demand.

Trucker Buddy announces January’s Buddy standout

| May 11, 2012

Roy Sewell has been named the January 2012 Trucker Buddy of the Month by Trucker Buddy International.

Diesel oil additive for injectors

| May 11, 2012

Hot Shot’s Secret, marketed by Lubrication Specialties, Inc., removes the build-up of coking and varnishing left behind from the overheating of engine oil, the company says. The product is made to inexpensively prolong injector life, as ...

New Kenworth service center in Oregon

| May 11, 2012

Kenworth announced a new 10,000-square-foot parts and service facility in Pendleton, Oregon, off of Interstate 84. The center adds to a network of more than 320 locations in the U.S. and Canada. The location features eight ...

Study indicates growing number of independents

| May 07, 2012

A recent jump in carrier registrations might be due to drivers getting their own operating authority.

Natural gas + trucking = 6 stock tips

| May 04, 2012

It's interesting to see investors and mainstream business media take note of how the boom in natural gas production is affecting the truck market.

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