Truck News


  • DTNA working with Zonar on next-generation telematics offerings

    July 29, 2015 2:56PM by James Menzies

    YOUNTVILLE, Calif. — Having recently taken a minority ownership stake in tech company Zonar, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is already making the most of that arrangement and transferring to Zonar aspects of its telematics offerings. Detroit Connect’s Visibility Fleet

  • Dealers, customers benefiting from DTNA’s Elite Support program

    July 28, 2015 7:13PM by James Menzies

    YOUNTVILLE, Calif. — It takes more than investments in bricks in mortar to expand the capacity and maximize the efficiency of a dealer network. Investments must also be made into new processes if dealerships are to make the most of

  • Tallman Truck Centre to host Meritor Driveforce Tour

    July 22, 2015 8:54AM by Truck News

    MARKHAM, Ont. — Tallman Truck Centre will be hosting the Meritor Driveforce Tour at its Markham dealership July 23. The Meritor Driveforce trailer will be there from 11 a.m. till 3 p.m. Activities will include: An interactive walk-through product display

  • Product Equipment

    Alliance Truck Parts adds bellows

    May 21, 2015 6:45AM by Truck News

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Alliance Truck Parts has expanded its exhaust product line to include torsional and standard bellows. The company says its Alliance bellows are the first true all-makes product of their kind in the industry. They’re Tier 4 compliant

  • News Equipment

    Mascot Truck Parts opens new production and distribution facility

    May 1, 2015 8:33AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Mascot Truck Parts Canada has moved into a new 40,000 sq.-ft. production and distribution facility in Mississauga, Ont. The company says its new base will allow it to increase remanufactured product availability across Canada and to decrease

  • News Equipment

    Service and its importance to the aftermarket

    January 30, 2015 8:58AM by Sonia Straface

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – It wasn’t all parts and products talk at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue (HDAD) earlier this week. Lots of focus was actually placed on the role service plays in the industry. “The replacement parts business is

  • News Equipment

    The evolution of aftermarket distribution

    January 30, 2015 8:46AM by Sonia Straface

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – “It’s not your Father’s Aftermarket” was the main theme at the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue held earlier this week in Las Vegas. A panel comprised of people in a variety of positions in the aftermarket industry

  • News Equipment

    Mascot Truck Parts to expand under new ownership

    October 31, 2014 8:48PM by Truck News

    BRAMPTON, Ont. — Divested by Meritor and under new ownership, Mascot Truck Parts Canada will continue to be a major remanufacturer of heavy truck components with a renewed focus on customer service, officials said Friday. The company is looking to

  • Meritor’s DriveForce tour now underway

    May 19, 2014 10:32AM by Truck News

    TROY, Mich. — Meritor’s DriveForce tour has hit the road and will visit truck dealerships throughout the country to educate customers on Meritor and Meritor Wabco products. The schedule is still being developed. The tour will feature an interactive walk-through