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    Schneider’s switch to automated transmissions paying off

    August 24, 2017 7:50AM by Truck News

    GREEN BAY, Wisc. – Schneider says it is experiencing excellent driver acceptance and fewer maintenance issues since it began converting its fleet to automated transmissions. The company has now implemented automated transmissions across more than half its fleet. It says

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    Eaton announces vocational Fuller Advantage Series automated 10-speed

    February 2, 2016 3:22PM by Truck News

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — In an announcement Canadian fleets will welcome, Eaton says it is expanding its Fuller Advantage Series automated manual transmissions to cover vocational applications and gross vehicle weights of up to 110,000 lbs. Previously the Fuller Advantage was

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    Mack makes mDrive HD standard in Titan heavy-hauler

    March 5, 2015 8:59PM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — Mack Trucks officials came to Canada this morning to announce the company’s ultra-heavy-haul Titan by Mack will now come standard with the mDrive HD automated manual transmission. The announcement was made at the National Heavy Equipment Show.