Industry briefs

Roehl to add TrailerTails

| July 17, 2013

Roehl Transport recently announced it will expand its investment in TrailerTail aerodynamics technology by installing 500 TrailerTails on all new trailers purchased from Wabash National in 2013. The additional TrailerTails will offset the fuel consumption ...

Progressive hosting trucking hero contest

| July 17, 2013

Progressive Insurance recently announced the launch of the second annual Real Life Trucking Hero Contest. From now until September 30, anyone can nominate any trucker by submitting a photo and short essay (up to 500 ...

Idle Smart/OOIDA partnership

| July 17, 2013

OOIDA members to receive rebate on the purchase of the Idle Smart automatic engine start/stop solution for in-cab climate control.

Mobil Delvac, TA giving away aero package

| July 10, 2013

Mobil Delvac has partnered with TravelCenters of America to offer in a sweepstakes giveaway the chance to outfit a driver's truck with aerodynamic technology. Through August 31, customers who use the UltraONE Driver Rewards card ...

Bridgestone, Firestone available at Love’s

| July 10, 2013

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions recently announced that Bridgestone and Firestone commercial truck tires will retail at Love’s Travel Stops. Tires will be sold at the 175 locations with tire care service throughout the U.S. The tires ...

Inland adds full service

| July 10, 2013

Inland Truck Parts has moved to a bigger, brand-new facility in North Platte, Neb., and is now offering full-service truck maintenance and repairs. The facility is 26,000 square feet and hosts a full drive-in service ...

Bridgestone unveils new Ecopia

| July 09, 2013

Bridgestone has developed the a new drive radial, the M760 Ecopia, that is EPA SmartWay verified and CARB compliant.

OOIDA show giving away 32-in. TV

| July 01, 2013

The Heart of America trucking show will be held at the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., hosted by the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association on Oct. 18-19. The show will celebrate OOIDA’s 40th anniversary. A 32-inch ...

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