Equipment

  |  August 23, 2010

Mark Voeltz’s 2006 Peterbilt 379 extended hood tri-axle dump truck hauls blacktop and concrete. The truck has a 475-hp Caterpillar and an 18-speed Fuller transmission.

Lane departure warning available in Kenworth T line

  |  August 20, 2010

The Takata SafeTrak 3 lane departure warning system is available for the Kenworth T660, T700 and T800. The systems uses an interior-mounted camera with vision software and attention to turn signal usage to alert drivers ...

  |  August 17, 2010

Lee, Fla., resident Von Tompkins Jr. owns this 2002 Peterbilt 379. The working truck is equipped with a 550-hp Caterpillar.

Severe service battery

  |  August 17, 2010

The 65 Initimidator Absorbed Glass Mat battery line is designed to handle severe driving conditions, frequent stopping and starting and powering many electronic devices. The battery has a tightly compressed structure and reinforced internal design ...

Replacement fuel tank

  |  August 17, 2010

The aftermarket fuel tank is available in 50- and 150-gallon options and 23-in., 24.5-in., 25-in., and 26-in. diameters and fits all original equipment makers. The tank is available with a filler neck in right, left ...

Navistar recognizes Grede as top supplier

  |  August 16, 2010

Navistar named engine components manufacturer Grede Holdings as one of its 2009 Diamond Suppliers. The award is given to suppliers who “exceed performance expectations.” Grede is one of 37 suppliers to receive the award. Grede Holdings, ...

APU giveaway at Great American Trucking Show

  |  August 13, 2010

NAS will be giving away a Comfort Cab APU, including batteries, at the company’s booth at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Aug. 26-28. The unit will feature the molecular radiant heater technology, new ...

LED Beacon

  |  August 11, 2010

The LED beacon 6260 is 4.9-in. tall, has three 3-watt LED bulbs and a flash operation to produce a warning signal. The unit has an operating range of 12-80 volts. The beacon light is available ...