Truck News


  • New Speedee software helps dispatchers

    January 22, 2018 4:16PM by Truck West

    VANCOUVER, B.C. – Speedee Transport has released a new software it says will maximize scheduling efficiency and minimize shipment. SpeedeeGo Trucking Dispatch comes with EDI integration capabilities, live GPS tracking, automated reporting, electronic signature capture, and real-time dispatch updates. Speedee,

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    Wabco to launch budget parts line

    January 22, 2018 9:39AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Wabco is planning to showcase its broadest range of advanced aftermarket solutions yet for distributors, workshops and fleet operators at the 2018 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) that is set to take place January 22-25 at

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    Truck-Lite adds LED fog and driving light kits to heavy-duty aftermarket

    January 19, 2018 8:32AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite has added SAE-compliant LED fog light kits and an LED auxiliary driving light kit to its Rigid product offering. Based on the D-Series from Rigid Industries, the 3″x3″ fog lights are designed as plug-and-play replacements for

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    EROAD introduces new in-vehicle DVIR

    January 18, 2018 10:46AM by Truck News

    PORTLAND, Ore. – EROAD today introduced EROAD Inspect, an in-vehicle Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) reporting tool. “Inspect DVIR uses the same EROAD in-vehicle ELD hardware used to ensure Hours of Service logs compliance to lead drivers through a simple and

  • Western Star’s “Wings of Awesomeness” continue to soar for 2018

    January 11, 2018 5:24PM by Truck West

    PORTLAND, Ore. – John Denver may have been on the “wings of an eagle,” but Western Star drivers can be on the “Wings of Awesomeness.” For the limited edition graphics package’s 50th anniversary, the truck producer is extending its popular

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    Glasvan offers antimicrobial protection for its reefer trailers

    January 9, 2018 11:26AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Glasvan Great Dane’s new 2019 model Great Dane Everest Reefer trailer line up is now equipped with Microban protection. Trailer liners with Microban offer broad-spectrum 24/7 antimicrobial trailer to help support compliance and safety requirements under the

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    Volvo Trucks’s 2018 calendar now available for order

    January 9, 2018 7:44AM by Truck News

    DUBLIN, Va. — Volvo Trucks’s 2018 calendar is now available for order. The new calendar features photos of the new VNR and VNL series. Calendars are just $15. You can order yours by clicking here:

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    Daimler updates Express WriteUp app

    January 9, 2018 7:21AM by Truck News

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced enhancements to its Express WriteUp mobile application. Express WriteUp allows service advisors at Freightliner and Western Star dealerships to create repair orders with a mobile device. When a vehicle arrives

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    Bendix Wingman Fusion now an option for Kenworth T270, T370

    January 2, 2018 8:10AM by Truck News

    KIRKLAND, Wash. – Kenworth now offers the Bendix Wingman Fusion advanced driver assistance system as an option on the Kenworth T270 and T370 medium duty trucks. Bendix Wingman Fusion integrates and advances a proven suite of Bendix safety technologies –

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    Purkeys unveils new nosebox line

    January 2, 2018 7:46AM by Truck News

    LOWELL, Ark. — Purkeys has unveiled its newest space-saving nosebox for the heavy-duty truck market. The Direct nosebox line developed by Purkeys, allows fleets to utilize the functionality of both the nosebox and liftgate charging system in one convenient receptacle,

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    Mobile Awareness unveils new HOS solution

    December 19, 2017 8:25AM by Truck News

    SOLON, Ohio — Mobile Awareness has introduced the release of a new Hours of Service (HOS) solution providing transport businesses a paperless Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) compliant system. It is fully integrated with Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR)

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    Instructional Technologies rolls out new ELD training course

    December 19, 2017 8:10AM by Truck News

    VANCOUVER, Wash.— Instructional Technologies today announced a new Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) course. The course covers the basics of ELDs for drivers, and allows carriers to customize the training to meet company-specific needs. “Understanding the basics of using ELDs is

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    PeopleNet debuts ELD app for Android

    December 19, 2017 7:55AM by Truck News

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.  — PeopleNet today announced the commercial availability of its eDriver Logs Electronic Logging Device (ELD) for Android. PeopleNet’s eDriver Logs are self-certified to comply with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)’s Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate. “With

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    PrePass ELD app now available for download

    December 19, 2017 7:25AM by Truck News

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – Help Inc. has announced its PrePass ELD application is now available for iOS devices through Apple’s App store. PrePass ELD was released in late November 2017 as a low-cost solution to the federal electronic logging device (ELD)

  • Blackberry Radar now available to Pana-Pacific customers

    December 18, 2017 6:00PM by Truck News

    WATERLOO, Ont. – Blackberry Ltd. has partnered with Pana-Pacific to offer its asset tracking solution to more than 2,800 commercial dealers across North America. During the announcement, Philip Poulidis, senior vice-president and general manager of Blackberry Radar, said that although