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  • Dana tapped by two truck OEMs for medium-duty electrification

    October 27, 2019 3:17PM by John G. Smith

    The news was coupled by an announcement that the company has secured a new e-powertrain development project with a leading truck manufacturer as well.

  • Dana, Lonestar electrify terminal tractor

    October 27, 2019 1:44PM by johng@newcom.ca

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Dana and Lonestar Specialty Vehicles have officially unveiled a fully electrified terminal tractor, drawing on the new Spicer Electrified e-Powertrain system. Dana’s e-Powertrain can be adapted by Lonestar SV into a vehicle with a non-powered rolling chassis,

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    Direct-drive electric powertrain for Class 2-6

    April 25, 2019 9:42AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana’s TM4 Sumo LD direct-drive electric powertrain combines a motor and inverter for Class 2-6 vehicles. The end result offers a modular package for e-axle platforms. And when integrated with a Dana electrified axle, the TM4 Sumo LD can be

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    Dana training tools expand for electrified vehicles

    April 22, 2019 10:33AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana has expanded its Driveline Forensic training series to include videos that address safety and maintenance tips for electrified vehicles. The new videos offer overviews on both electric vehicle architecture and maintenance, as well as vehicle servicing safety tips. The

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    Dana launches axles for fire, rescue

    April 8, 2019 9:32AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana has launched S35-190FT single-reduction and S35-590FT double-reduction single drive axles with a gross axle weight rating of 35,000 lb. Designed for fire and rescue applications, the axles leverage a high-strength, steel-fabricated housing to support higher weights within a shorter

  • Dana launches training academy, updates e-commerce platform

    January 31, 2019 4:40PM by johng@newcom.ca

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Dana is taking to the internet to educate the commercial vehicle aftermarket, launching a Dana Aftermarket Training Academy that already includes an overview of axle nomenclature. The training resource guides users through a series of slides

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    Dana adds driveshaft to Spicer lineup

    January 29, 2019 12:13AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana has added the SPL 250 Lite driveshaft to its Spicer lineup while also expanding its Spicer Select portfolio to cover the Meritor Permalube RPL Series. The SPL 250 Lite aftermarket replacement offers a press-in mid-ship assembly and includes the

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    Dana gets standard position on T270/T370

    July 19, 2018 3:18PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Kenworth T270 and T370 medium-duty trucks now come standard with Dana Spicer S140 single-reduction, single-drive axles. The Kenworth T270 features the Dana Spicer S17-140 rated at 16,000 lb., while the Kenworth T370 is standard with the Dana Spicer S21-140 rated

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    Bearing and seal kits from Meritor

    June 21, 2018 10:17AM by Truck News

    Meritor has launched 20 bearing and seal kits and 70 individual bearings to cover popular Meritor and Dana axles – covering a significant share of drive axle carrier assemblies. The bearings are manufactured in Europe using high-quality steel for strength,

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    Axle options for Kenworth cabovers

    May 22, 2018 9:09AM by Truck News

    Kenworth has added three Dana Spicer axles to K270 and K370 medium-duty cabovers. The truck models are now available with the Dana Spicer S140 Series of single-reduction, single-drive axles, with gross axle weight ratings from 16,000 to 21,000 lb. The

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    Workhorse using Dana axle

    May 2, 2018 9:16AM by Truck News

    Dana and Workhorse Group have joined forces to develop a city delivery vehicle featuring Dana Spicer’s electrified integrated e-Drive axle. The axle sheds 388 lb. when compared to other options, in an optimized package that allows for more battery space

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    Dana adds more options for downsped powertrains

    February 29, 2016 2:46PM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The downspeeding trend is likely to continue, and efforts to downspeed powertrains will become more aggressive, according to Steve Slesinski, director of global product planning, commercial vehicle driveline technologies with Dana. “Downspeeding is here to stay,” he