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    Navistar buys 668-acre proving grounds

    May 18, 2015 9:01PM by Truck News

    NEW CARLISLE, Ind. — Navistar has purchased a 668-acre proving grounds, featuring a three-mile paved and banked oval, the company announced. It was purchased from Robert Bosch LLC and will be used to test and demonstrate Navistar’s full product line

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    In conversation with Navistar’s Bill Kozek and Mark Belisle

    April 20, 2015 12:36PM by James Menzies

    Navistar executives discuss the company’s renewed focus on uptime, the future of the N-series engine and the evolution of the dealer network

  • International makes OnCommand Connection available in Canada

    April 17, 2015 10:01AM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. — International announced at ExpoCam that its OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics platform is now available in Canada. The company also announced a partnership with Canadian telematics firm Isaac Instruments. “OnCommand Connection demonstrates our commitment to uptime and our

  • International introduces Canadian ProStar ES spec’

    April 16, 2015 1:18PM by James Menzies

    MONTREAL, Que. — International has introduced a Canadianized version of its ProStar ES, featuring an optimized powertrain and the ability to handle 110,000-lb gross combination weights. The new ES 110 Canadian spec’ was shown for the first time today at

  • Navistar trims losses in first quarter

    March 3, 2015 12:37PM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Navistar posted a net loss of US$42 million in the first quarter, on revenue of $2.4 billion. That compared to a loss of $248 million during the first quarter of 2014. Revenues were up 10% compared to

  • News Equipment

    Navistar says OnCommand Connection saving fleets money

    February 19, 2015 12:08PM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Navistar showcased its OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics platform at the Technology & Maintenance Council meetings this week. It is the industry’s only open architecture, all-makes platform, providing fleets with complete coverage. OnCommand Connection has been on the

  • Feature Equipment


    February 18, 2015 10:43AM by James Menzies

    On Feb. 4 I visited Navistar’s world headquarters in Lisle, Ill. for the company’s always-informative Analyst Day. Last Analyst Day I attended was in 2012 and it turns out that’s the last time they hosted one. Navistar has been in

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    Four takeaways from Navistar’s Analyst Day

    February 5, 2015 10:27PM by James Menzies

    LISLE, Ill. — On Wednesday, Navistar held its first Analyst Day since February 2012, when the previous regime was still steadfastly defending its EGR-only emissions strategy. The hosting of an Analyst Day this year, and the debut of a new

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    How Navistar solved its EGR problems

    February 5, 2015 8:33PM by James Menzies

    LISLE, Ill. — It’s no secret that Navistar International had its share of EGR-related failures as it attempted to meet EPA10 emissions standards without the use of SCR exhaust aftertreatment. The company very candidly addressed the issue at its Analyst

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    Navistar sets out to become uptime leader

    February 5, 2015 9:27AM by James Menzies

    ‘Uptime is our new mission,’ Navistar CEO Troy Clarke declares at Analyst Day

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    Navistar recognizes Diamond Suppliers

    February 2, 2015 9:37AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Twenty-six suppliers to Navistar have been awarded Diamond Supplier status, in recognition of “outstanding performance in quality, delivery, technology and cost.” The 26 winners were chosen from among more than 1,200 suppliers. “Among the hundreds of high-quality,

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    Navistar trims losses in fourth quarter

    December 16, 2014 7:32AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Navistar International posted a net loss of US$72 million in the fourth quarter on revenues of $3 billion. During the same quarter last year, Navistar lost $154 million. Its revenues for the quarter were up 9.3% year-over-year.

  • Feature Equipment


    December 8, 2014 12:11PM by James Menzies

    Navistar International held a press conference call last week to announce the official launch of the International ProStar ES, its most fuel-efficient Class 8 highway tractor ever. ES stands for “efficiency specification.” Fuel-efficiency gains come in the form of a

  • Navistar announces new leadership, retirement of Jack Allen

    November 6, 2014 11:52AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. — Navistar has announced a corporate shake-up, which sees expanded responsibilities for some executives and the retirement of chief operating officer Jack Allen. Allen is stepping down after 33 years with the company, Navistar announced. He has served

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    Navistar shows off most fuel-efficient ProStar, announces remote diagnostics enhancements

    October 5, 2014 8:22PM by James Menzies

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Navistar International unveiled what it says is its most fuel-efficient ProStar, featuring the SmartAdvantage powertrain package from Cummins and Eaton. The truck was on display at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition. “Every per