Truck News


  • Ford releases third-generation Transit Connect cargo van

    March 6, 2018 7:55PM by Truck West

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Coined the “workhorse of the Transit Connect lineup,” Ford Motor Company announced a new 2019 Transit Connect cargo van today during Work Truck. The third of its generation in nine years, the Transit Connect comes with seven

  • Ford expands its QVM program and enjoys solid commercial sales

    March 15, 2017 3:01PM by Truck West

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Ford Motor Company announced that its Ford Advanced QVM program will include companies that develop and install electric and hydraulic hybrid powertrains. Making the statement during the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, the ‘eQVM’ program will initially

  • News Equipment

    Truck components manufacturer expands into US market

    July 2, 2015 10:31AM by Truck News

    PLYMOUTH, Mich. — A new supplier of suspension and brake components has entered the US/Canada market, with a goal of doubling its North American market share by 2018. Rassini is a Mexican industrial company that designs and manufactures suspension and

  • News Equipment

    Ford reveals new Tonka-inspired F-650/F-750 medium-duty truck

    March 4, 2015 7:55AM by James Menzies

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Ford’s new F-650/F-750 medium-duty truck is much quieter than its predecessor, but the company is making some noise with its introduction by showing it in Tonka trim. The Tonka-inspired F-750 on display this week at the NTEA

  • Feature Equipment


    October 14, 2014 8:25AM by James Menzies

    Ford made a huge splash when it announced its best-selling F-150 pickup would feature an aluminum cab, beginning in 2015. Have they gone mad? people wondered. It’s a truck. Built to pull things and haul things. They had visions of

  • Feature Equipment


    June 9, 2014 3:15PM by James Menzies

    The European cargo van invasion is underway, with the arrival on these shores of the Ford Transit. At last! It offers the first true rival to the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, with a high-roof model that can easily accommodate an upright refrigerator.