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Lawsuits accuse Navistar execs of inflating stock price, violating SEC law

| April 09, 2013

A lawsuit brought against the truck and engine maker alleges that top officers inflated the company's stock price and sold personal shares for millions of dollars when the stock was at its peak.

Navistar sued for allegedly misleading shareholders

| April 08, 2013

Three separate lawsuits have been filed against Navistar alleging the company misled shareholders during its time pursuing an EGR-only approach to meeting emissions regs.

XTRA Lease 2013 Size and Weight Guide now available

| April 03, 2013

The 2013 Size & Weight Guide is now available from XTRA Lease, containing state-by-state listings of size and weight regulations. Fleets and owner-operators can download a digital version or request that a booklet version be ...

Freightliner issues recall of 46,000 Cascadias

| April 02, 2013

Due to a software glitch that is causing daytime running lights to turn off, Freightliner is recalling 46,000 Cascadia model trucks.

Volvo, Mack, Shell announce natural gas collaboration

| March 28, 2013

Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks have announced partnerships with Shell to collaborate on activities supporting the use of liquefied natural gas as a fuel for heavy-duty commercial vehicles. The agreement is global and non-exclusive, and ...

10 mpg? It looms, says Daimler’s CEO

| March 12, 2013

Martin Daum said during in an address to the Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association that trucks getting 10 mpg "will definitely come during our professional lifetimes."

Hadley SmartValve simplifies electronic height control

| March 11, 2013

A video from the Hadley company details its new SmartValve electronic height control system's potential to reduce the physical burden on drivers raising and lowering landing gear, among other benefits.

Eaton, Cummins unveil new powertrain package

| March 10, 2013

The companies estimate their new powertrain package -- combining the ISX15 and Eaton's Advantage Series automated series transmission -- will deliver 3-6 percent fuel economy improvements.

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