Equipment

  |  February 02, 2012

This 1990 Peterbilt 379 hauls produce and seafood weekly between Florida and New York. The pride of owner-operator David Adorno Jr. of Port Orange, Fla., it’s equipped with a 400-hp Cummins and a 15-speed transmission. ...

Star Power

Jack Roberts   |  February 01, 2012

2012 International ProStar+ with MaxxForce 15-liter shines during editor’s test.

How to: Maintain Fuses

John Baxter   |  February 01, 2012

When a fuse blows, suspect electrical system trouble, but it’s worthwhile to try a replacement fuse first.

Video: ProStar+ test drive

  |  January 30, 2012

  |  January 25, 2012

This 1979 A-Model Kenworth is owned by Fikes Truck Lines and was restored in 2008 by the Chrome Shop Mafia in Joplin, Mo., after the carrier bought it from an owner-operator leased to them at ...

ISX 12-liter for regional, vocational hauls

  |  January 23, 2012

The ISX12, built for regional hauls and vocational and specialty applications, uses components of the big-bore ISX15 to offer more power and better fuel economy than its predecessor, the ISX11.9, the company says. Borrowed from ...

Supernova series

  |  January 22, 2012

Grote Industries’ Supernova lighting series has added integrated flange four-inch stop/tail/turn and dual system back-up lamps to its collection.  The LED light has a cushioning gasket seal to keep out water and debris, and a ...

Sky-Lite trailer lighting

  |  January 21, 2012

Sky Lite, a 4-in. diameter hole cut in the sides of the trailer, helps external sunlight enter trailer to increase view of cargo inside the trailer.  The polycarbonate product features snap-in parts and an adhesive ...