Equipment

Redux: The cost of emissions-system maintenance

For too many truck buyers, such costs and associated practices are unforeseen and unheeded at time purchase, notes a longtime truck sales/service rep. And: "Let’s face it, even with proper maintenance emissions systems are still not as reliable as they should be."

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Trucking Moves America Forward introduces trailer wrap program

Trucking Moves America Forward has unveiled its trailer decal wrap program, which it believes will help push TMAF's mission of educating the public on the trucking industry and those that work in it.

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Caterpillar, Navistar partnership ends on Cat trucks, each to make own lineup

Navistar and Caterpillar each announced Tuesday, July 28, they're ending their partnership, an arrangement under which Navistar produced and engineered Cat-branded CT-series trucks since 2011.

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Cadle Transport 2013 Coronado glider, small fleet rise from recession’s ashes

Small fleet owner Ben Cadle launched his business with his own authority in 2007, right as the financial world was starting to collapse under its own weight. His 2013 show-worthy glider illustrates his subsequent, ongoing success.

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Gear

Fleet Engineers’ wide-base mudflap

Fleet Engineers’ AF-19 AeroFlap mudflap for wide-base tires is designed for spray suppression and enhanced aerodynamics. The 19-inch-wide mudflap has a diamond-patterned design that allows air and water to flow through the flap, which helps reduce vehicle drag and rain spray while increasing fuel mileage ...

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Goodyear’s mixed-service all-position retread

Goodyear’s G186 MSA (Mixed-Service All-Position) UniCircle retread is designed for oilfield and other mixed-service fleets seeking enhanced traction and more miles to removal. The retread has three zig-zag circumferential grooves for added all-season traction, a long-wearing compound for increased tread life and the company’s proprietary ...

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Gates’ hood latch kit

Gates’ Hood Latch Kit for both medium- and heavy-duty applications has a universal 5 7/8-inch size, an anti-rattle nub, a nylon locknut and a corrosion-resistant plating, all designed for a longer service life. The kit is suited for replacement in heavy equipment, earlier Class ...

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VMAC’s multifunction system

VMAC’s Raptair-MF diesel engine-driven multifunction system is designed to be customizable and adaptable for mobile service technicians to run air tools, handle welding needs, boost and charge batteries and provide a source of power. The system consists of a Kubota diesel engine and a 45 cfm ...

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