Jason Cannon

Goodyear debuts new Endurance long-haul tire

The Goodyear Endurance LHD contains several improvements over the G572A drive tire the company will phase out next year.

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Mack makes Bendix Wingman Fusion collision mitigation system standard on new Anthem tractor

Fusion provides collision mitigation, adaptive cruise control and lane departure warning.

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Eaton, Cummins launch new transmission pairing for X15 engine

Endurant –the first product to launch under the Eaton-Cummins joint powertrain venture – will be matched with the Cummins X15 Efficiency Series engines rated up to 510 hp beginning next month for Peterbilt 579 and Kenworth T680.

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Freightliner adds mid-roof sleeper options for Cascadia

Freightliner is adding a mid-roof cab configuration for its Cascadia the company announced Monday at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, including 48-, 60- and 72-inch mid-roof XT sleeper cabs in both 116- and 126-inch BBC platforms.

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Fleets top 10 mpg average in NACFE’s cross-country test

Seven participating trucks drove a combined 50,107 miles during the 17 day event – which kicked off Sept. 7 and ended in Atlanta – and used commercially available technologies, including 6×2 axles, trailer and tractor aerodynamics, engine accessories, tire pressure systems, automated transmissions and low viscosity oils.

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Time to buy: How to properly inspect a used truck

A thorough pretrip inspection can uncover obvious problems, such as oil and water leaks, faulty lights and loose belts. The tips here, which include some pretrip basics, give further pointers on assessing a truck’s condition.

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Luxury old and new: Test driving Volvo’s new VNL

Volvo has made inroads with owner-operators with the roomy comforts and drivability of its VNL 780, but the truck maker is hoping a new super-luxury model will open even more doors.

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Mack announces updates to Pinnacle, Granite trucks

Mack may have debuted a new tractor this week, but that doesn't mean existing models are being overlooked.

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Time to buy: Popular specs for used trucks

The used truck surplus generally means lower prices, but buyers might find they have to pay up for their preferences in model or specs.

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Mack unveils Anthem on-highway tractor

The truck was engineered with an emphasis on driver comfort and productivity and is available in day cab, an all-new 48-inch flat top sleeper and an all-new 70-inch stand-up sleeper that features 35 percent more space than previous models and 27 cubic feet of storage.

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