Equipment

Peterbilt to offer 12-liter gas engine in 2013

  |  June 22, 2012

Peterbilt Motors Company announced it will offer the Cummins Westport ISX12 G engine starting next year. The engine will be rated up to 400 horsepower and 1,450 pounds of torque. It features spark ignition technology ...

Kenworth T680 earns EPA SmartWay Designation

  |  June 22, 2012

Kenworth Truck Company announced that the new, aerodynamic Kenworth T680 model has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency SmartWay Designation. Kenworth now has three on-highway vehicles with EPA SmartWay Designation – the Kenworth T660, Kenworth T680 and Kenworth ...

Have you seen this custom truck lately?

  |  June 22, 2012

A look back here a few years to the Custom Rigs magazine vid of Doug Fisher's The Gambler 2007 Peterbilt 379 Legacy edition, which among other features sports of an actual shotgun as the shifter ...

An EOBR that’s ‘by truckers, for truckers’

  |  June 21, 2012

That's the tagline of the newly created Sable Truck Systems, founded by Bill Taylor, a former owner-operator and small-fleet owner.

VIDEO: Mack Bulldog hood ornament installation

  |  June 20, 2012

A Mack worker installs the company's signature bulldog hood ornament.

National Seating sweepstakes: Do you need a new seat?

  |  June 19, 2012

If so, here's your chance to get one free of charge. Get on over to this website, which is offering owner-operators the chance to win a brand-new premium National Commodore seat (pictured) by sharing a shot ...

Stroup, First Class Services going for a sweep?

  |  June 19, 2012

Randy Stroup has had no mercy on his fellow Pride & Polish competitors the last two seasons.

A flamed engine makes all the difference

  |  June 18, 2012

Ray Rodriguez' repainted engine may be what pushes his '88 Pete to a Best of Show victory.