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15L engines more fuel efficient than ever

| January 11, 2013

Engine makers understand that bigger engines still fit many applications, which is why all continue to offer – and improve upon – larger-liter designs.

Bridgestone reintroduces Dayton brand

| January 11, 2013

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, a business of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, announced this week the reintroduction of its Dayton medium-duty truck tire line for 2013. The tires are made in the U.S. and, because of lower ...

13-liter vs. 15-liter: Which is right for you? Part 1

| January 10, 2013

The leading heavy-duty engine sizes differ by only two liters, and one now dominates the market. Make sure you’re powered by the best fit for your operation.

Volvo adding QR codes to all new trucks

| January 10, 2013

Volvo announced it will be incorporating QR Codes into all new trucks in an effort to reduce downtime for owners and drivers and increase efficiency of technicians.

Mack selects fifth-wheel supplier

| January 03, 2013

Mack Trucks announced that Jost International, a global manufacturer of fifth wheels, landing gears and kingpins, will supply fifth-wheel coupling devices as a standard feature on Mack Pinnacle, Titan and Granite models. Jost fifth wheels, ...

Navistar records $3 billion net loss in 2012

| December 19, 2012

Navistar reported a loss of $2.8 billion in the fourth quarter of 2012, stemming largely from restructuring efforts and warranty claims on its 2010 MaxxForce engines.

Vanguard opens Mack dealer

| December 17, 2012

Vanguard Truck Centers announced the opening of its newest Mack and Isuzu dealership in St. Louis, Mo. The dealership is located in downtown St. Louis, off Highway 64 and Highway 44. The new location’s address ...

EPA verifies Goodyear

| December 16, 2012

Three Goodyear truck tire retread products have received SmartWay verification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: the G316 AT Fuel Max, the G572 LHD Fuel Max and the G305 ATS Fuel Max. The verification, the ...

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