Peterbilt

Side rollover protection system

| May 31, 2011

The IMMI RollTek side rollover protection system has been integrated in the Atlas Premium Air Ride, high back driver’s seat on all Peterbilt Class 8 vehicles. RollTek combines side airbag protection with seatbelt technology. The ...

American Trucker features NASA trucks

| May 26, 2011

The season finale takes an inside look at the trucking team readying every Shuttle mission for takeoff.

Peterbilt to make air disc brakes standard

Jack Roberts | March 30, 2011

Move will apply to entire Calss 8 truck lineup.

New diesel thieves; ‘American Trucker’ visits the custom shops

| March 17, 2011

High-tech diesel thieves You know fuel prices are bad when you start seeing reports such as the one published yesterday via the website of Central Florida's WFTV. "Some long-haul truckers found a new way to steal ...

‘Here comes plug-in diesel!’

| March 15, 2011

So gushed the website and weekly update of the group Hybrid Owners of America about several automakers' concept cars on display at the Geneva Auto Show last week. But in some sense, freight movement by ...

A few extra horses power rig through snow

| March 10, 2011

Sometimes, the best solutions to problems are the simplest. Or that's one way of looking at the vid below, posted to YouTube by user roush61799 on Feb. 21 and purporting to come from Amish country in ...

Engine Spotlight

John Baxter | March 01, 2011

Paccar’s MX stands out with unique design features.

Aftermarket mirrors

| February 26, 2011

The new line of aftermarket mirrors for Class 6, 7 and 8 trucks fit all manufacturers and come in two styles, the 8-in. convex mirror and a 7-in. by 16-in. West Coast mirror, available in ...

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