Equipment

Lucky 13: Natural gas engines performing well in ready-mix

  |  April 21, 2012

Chicago-based Ozinga Ready Mix drivers report plenty of power and responsive shifting from 13 Cummins-Westport natural gas-powered Kenworth mixer trucks now in operation, moving from its Chinatown Plant near downtown. “Since city officials are trying to ...

Life-Time Fenders expands mud flap hanger product line

  |  April 20, 2012

Life-Time Fenders has expanded their spray suppression bundle with popular mud flap hanger part numbers. Life-Time’s mud flap hanger offering includes all popular bar type and spring loaded hangers, integrated and standalone conspicuity solutions ...

Volvo unveils new drivetrain packages

  |  April 20, 2012

Volvo announced two new XE drivetrain packages for its 16-liter D16 engine.

  |  April 18, 2012

With the opportunity to make a lifelong dream a reality staring him in the face, Graves became this 379's owner in 2007. He got to work right away to make the truck suit its new ...

Easily installed APU

  |  April 18, 2012

The Hodyon Dynasys APU has a non-integrated four component design, allowing for fast installation. The mounting system offers flexibility to accommodate all current Class 8 truck frames and can be located on either side of ...

Wireless backup camera system

  |  April 17, 2012

The WVRXCAMTC digital wireless backup camera and receiver system was made for drivers looking to replace or add a camera to factory-installed monitors. The component connects to an existing monitor with an optional adapter harness. The ...

Mobile document scanner

  |  April 17, 2012

Xerox Company TripPak Services now offers a mobile scanner for all TripPak Mobile users that's compatible with most smartphones, computers and tablets. The scanner uses AutoLaunch technology, with the scanning beginning immediately upon recognition of a ...

  |  April 13, 2012

This 2007 Peterbilt 379 powers the 4 million-plus-mile journey that Jimmy Ardis has managed with one arm.