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Cascade Sierra to offer rebates in New England

The EPA rebates will be provided on a first-come basis for qualified projects until the funds are distributed.

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Western Star offers Cummins ISX15

The Cummins ISX15 EPA 2010 engine is now available for the North American Western Star market, in addition to the company’s Detroit Diesel offerings.

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January truck orders drop 18%

Class 8 production topped projections, dipping 3 percent below January 2009.

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Karl Krueger dies in Iowa accident

Krueger is known among truckers for a run he made for the presidency of the United States, beginning in 2007.

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Side skirts

The Utility Side Skirt 120 and 160 are created with galvanized, high-tensile steel braces that can be bent back to their original shape if damaged. Both models are made with UV-protected fiberglass reinforced plastic. The EPA SmartWay verified models can save fuel more than 4 percent, the company says. Both side skirt designs are now available as factory installed options for new Utility trailers.  Retrofitting for existing trailers is available through Utility’s aftermarket department.  UTILITY TRAILER ...

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Annual Marmon Truck Gathering

APRIL 16-17: ANNUAL MARMOM TRUCK GATHERING, TA Travel Centers of America, Terrell, Texas, I-20 exit 503 (469) 667-7158, www.marmontrucksports.com.

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DOT freight index unchanged

Though freight TSI declined 4.1 percent during 2009, the index increased 2.9 percent over the last seven months of the year.

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Freight index unchanged in December

Though freight TSI declined 4.1 percent during 2009, the index increased 2.9 percent over the last seven months of the year.

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DOT makes transit awards

Recovery Act awards were made to fund 51 innovative transportation projects.

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Lower fuel prices

For the fifth straight week, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel dropped.

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