Truck News


  • Transport Canada tackles ‘phantom’ vehicle lighting

    March 21, 2018 9:44AM by Truck News

    OTTAWA, Ont. – Transport Canada will soon require updated lighting packages in new cars, in a bid to address those who travel in the dark without any lights. As of 2021, manufacturers will have to build vehicles that either have

  • Product Equipment

    Optronics announces new family of directional warning lights

    August 23, 2016 3:26PM by Truck West

    TULSA, Okla. – Heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting manufacturer Optronics International had unveiled its line of nine super-premium LED directional warning lights. The white and amber lamps come with lifetime warranties and Optronics said they are designed with flexibility, performance and

  • Product Equipment

    Optronics releases 2016 lighting catalog with over 3,400 products

    January 14, 2016 4:04PM by Truck West

    TULSA, Okla. – Optronics International released its 308-page 2016 lighting products catalog today (Jan. 14), which features 400 new products and more than 3,400 total items available from the heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting manufacturing company. Some of the new offerings

  • Product Equipment

    Optronics unveils new LED lamp, anti-theft technology

    February 16, 2015 11:32AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Optronics has introduced a tougher LED lamp design as well as a new anti-theft system. Both were showcased at the Technology & Maintenance Council meetings. Optronics is the largest offshore vehicle lighting manufacturer and the fastest-growing lighting

  • Product Equipment

    Truck-Lite rolls out new packaging

    January 27, 2015 8:01AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite has unveiled new designs for its polybags, retail boxes and clamshell packaging. The company began rolling out the new packaging this month and will continue to do so over the first quarter. Truck-Lite says it marks

  • TSEI sheds light on use of supplementary trailer lighting

    June 2, 2014 7:46AM by Truck News

    The Transportation Safety Equipment Institute (TSEI) is working to bring clarity to the allowance of supplemental lighting on the rear of trailers. Trucking fleets and OEMs are increasingly interested in adding auxiliary lighting across the top edge of the rear