Equipment

Mack updates telematics monitoring system for mDrive transmission

  |  March 16, 2015

Mack Trucks announced this week that its Mack GuardDog Connect, its proactive telematics system, will now monitor critical fault codes for the Mack mDrive automated manual transmissions.

Kenworth T370 getting heavier front axles

  |  March 13, 2015

Kenworth Truck Co.announced it soon will offer heavier front axles for its T370 Class 7 model. The company said that with the new 18,000-pound and 20,000-pound front axles, customers can put more weight on the ...

Changing Gear: Aero, add-on and chrome rewind

  |  March 13, 2015

Since most of you are busy enough trying to manage your own business, it’s likely you occasionally might have missed a few announcements for new products that we frequently relay to you at OverdriveOnline.com. This ...

Indy first ‘Hardest Working’ city

  |  March 12, 2015

Freightliner Trucks named the Work Truck Show's host city, Indianapolis, Ind., as its first “Hardest Working City” honoree March 4, with the announcement coming at the show itself.

Mack taking customer submissions for 2016 calendar

  |  March 12, 2015

Mack Truck has announced that it is offering customers the chance for their Mack models to be featured in the company's 2016 calendar.

Peterbilt 567 with all-wheel drive

  |  March 10, 2015

The all-wheel drive Model 567 is now available for order and will go into production in April.

Tonka-branded F750 lands at Work Truck Show

  |  March 09, 2015

"When the sheet was lifted off the mystery truck at ... the 2015 Work Truck Show" last week, reported Bruce Smith of Hardworkingtrucks.com, "no one expected to see their favorite toy..."

Truckers could be suspected in $5M gold bar cargo theft, reports say

  |  March 05, 2015

Following an odd cargo theft earlier this week — in which roughly $5 million in gold bars were stolen from the back of a tractor-trailer heading from Miami to Massachusetts — authorities have begun to question whether the two truckers piloting the rig were involved.