Truck News

  • PIT Group and TMC to validate fuel economy, electromechanical braking

    March 17, 2019 12:08PM by John G Smith

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Quebec-based PIT Group and the American Trucking Associations’ Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) are pushing forward with joint research into fuel-saving and emerging braking technologies. PIT Group is reviewing and validating the test data used to develop

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    Cardone unveils brake program

    December 11, 2018 10:09AM by John G Smith

    Cardone Industries is launching a complete heavy-duty brake program that includes air disc calipers, brake pads, rotors, and other accessories for Class 7 and 8 vehicles. While engineered and tested to meet or exceed OE performance, the products will save

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    Meritor optimizes air disc brakes

    September 27, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    ATLANTA, GA – Meritor has unveiled an optimized EX+ air disc brake that will be available to Original Equipment Manufacturers in 2018.

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    United Kingdom Fleets Vs. North American Fleets

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    REDWOOD CITY, CA – GreenRoad report shows risky driving differences between the two regions.

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    Braking Point: There’s options for NHTSA’s stop distance rule

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — After more false starts than an old cabover on a February morning in Saskatoon, the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a long-awaited new braking standard that cuts allowable tractor stopping distance by 30 percent.