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  • Product Equipment

    Toyo offers new SmartWay-verified drive tire

    October 30, 2014 11:18AM by Truck News

    CYPRESS, Calif. — Toyo Tires has announced the introduction of a new SmartWay-verified drive tire. The Toyo M650 is designed for regional-haul service and higher torque operating conditions, the company announced. The unique design offers traction and even wear while

  • Product Transportation

    Cummins launches mobile app

    October 22, 2014 8:23PM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – Cummins announced today that they have released a mobile app for Apple iOS devices to customers who want on-the-go access to Cummins part options an engine dataplate information for 15 million Cummins Engine Serial Numbers. The new

  • Product Transportation

    Thermo King reveals new multi-temp S-600M model

    October 22, 2014 9:40AM by Truck News

    Minneapolis, Minn. – Thermo King has enhanced its S-600M model of the Precedent S-Series line. The new enhancement allows products to be shippe with multi-temp capabilities, which ultimately saves time and money. The S-600M has a strong pull-down and two-speed

  • Product Transportation

    Carrier Transicold offers extended warranties on Vector units

    October 22, 2014 9:30AM by Truck News

    ATHENS, Ga. – Carrier Transicold has announced the new enhanced coverage for its Vector trailer refrigeration units. The units will still offer one year of unlimited coverage and 36-month/6,000-hour limited coverage. For the Vector 8600MT, basic warranty coverage has been

  • Clear frame rail package available for Peterbilt Model 220

    October 20, 2014 3:38PM by Truck News

    DENTON, Texas – Peterbilt announced today that its new medium-duty Model 220 can now be spec’d with a clear frame rail package. Adding this spec will add 10 inches of frame rail space. “This new option is ideal for customers

  • Product Uncategorized

    Kenworth opens up the option goodie bag

    October 17, 2014 4:51PM by Truck News

    Kenworth offers buyers ant-theft system, a virtual driver’s coach and new wheel and tire sizes as options.

  • Companies show support for the Eaglehook product

    October 16, 2014 3:32PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Since releasing its device last April, Eaglehook has been lauded by the trucking community for helping them prevent falls and improve safety. The Eaglehook is a mobile system that was developed to restrain workers from falling from

  • Product Transportation

    Antares Equipment announce new flatbed trailer

    October 16, 2014 2:55PM by Truck News

    WINAMAC, IN – Antares Equipment has unveiled its new 48’ flatbed trailer with a fixed wide-spread air suspension. The company said the new trailer is lightweight and comes with corrosion protection. “We’re confident that the specialty vocations like steel- and

  • Product Uncategorized

    Michelin launches new SmartWay-verified X-One

    October 16, 2014 11:55AM by Truck News

    GREENVILLE, S.C. – Energy conscious fleets looking for tires now have a new option from Michelin North America Inc.   The company has debuted a wide-base single-trailer tire that is verified under the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) SmartWay program.

  • Product Transportation

    Truck-Right launches new recruiting management, HR and payroll solution

    October 15, 2014 10:14AM by Truck News

    BELLEVILLE, Ont. – Truck-Right Data Management has recently launched two new endeavours – TruckRight and Drivers Authenticated Data (D.A.D). TruckRight is a web-based recruiting management, HR and payroll solution. The program will help build and manage application files from the

  • Product Transportation

    ORBCOMM introduces new Chassis Tracking Solution

    October 8, 2014 10:05AM by Truck News

    Rochelle Park, NJ – At the American Trucking Association Management Conference and Exhibition that ran from Oct. 4-7 in San Diego, Calif, ORBCOMM announced the launch of its GT 1100 Chassis Tracking Solution (CTS).  The GT 1100-CTS was designed to facilitate

  • Product Transportation

    SmartDrive announces new SmartDrive Assurance product line

    October 8, 2014 9:46AM by Truck News

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. – SmartDrive Systems has announced the release of its new SmartDrive Assurance product line – a video-based safety program that uses road-facing cameras. The company says SmartDrive Assurance can be customized to fit the needs of your specific

  • Velociti launches new service to help fleets deploy technologies

    October 7, 2014 2:58PM by James Menzies

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Velociti has announced a new Deployment as a Service model, which will help motor carriers install and manage various technology systems across their fleets. The new service, available in Canada as well as the US, was

  • Bendix offers tips for tire pressure monitoring systems

    October 7, 2014 9:59AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Oh. – As part of its Tech Tips series, Bendix has released maintenance and installation tips for systems and sensors inside the tire. “Ninety percent of all tire failures are caused by underinflation, and almost half of all emergency

  • Product Transportation

    Out2Protect announces first mobile criminal search service

    October 6, 2014 9:56AM by Truck News

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