Equipment

Power, versatility in refuse truck line

  |  September 08, 2012

Freightliner's severe-duty waste-haul line offers a solution for most any refuse job.

August Class 8 orders rebound, up 27 percent

  |  September 07, 2012

FTR's preliminary data shows August Class 8 truck net orders at 15,935 units, up 27 percent from July.

Navistar reducing work force to cut costs

  |  September 07, 2012

The company said a voluntary separation program and a reduction in its salaried work force should generate $70-$80 million in annual savings

Mustang’s 3-million-mile, one-truck haul nears end

  |  September 06, 2012

Owner-operator Mike Crawford is approaching 3 million safe miles all logged in the same 1994 Freightliner -- wish him luck on the final 37,000...

PHOTOs: Bridgestone’s retread process, tire maintenance and more

  |  September 05, 2012

A pictorial tour through Bridgestone's La Vergne, Tenn., North American Manufacturing Education Center and retread plant.

A legacy lives on

Steve Sturgess   |  September 01, 2012

The Western Star 4900EX embodies the style and toughness of its Canadian roots, enhanced by the engineering of a global truck maker.

Navistar to pay $3,800 per non-compliant engine

  |  August 30, 2012

The Environmental Protection Agency has issued its final rule regarding Navistar's efforts to produce an EGR-only heavy-duty diesel engine.

Natural gas series, Part 4: Maintenance changes

  |  August 30, 2012

When it comes to maintenance, here are three of the biggest differences between diesel and natural gas engines: