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  • The Peterbilt Model 567 vocational truck

    October 17, 2014 9:42AM by James Menzies

    If you’re looking for a vocational truck that looks great, provides excellent visibility and a smooth, quiet ride, the Peterbilt Model 567 won’t disappoint

  • The all-new Ford F-150 with aluminum body

    October 2, 2014 12:17PM by James Menzies

    Addition of 2.7L EcoBoost engine gives customers a new, fuel-efficient powertrain option

  • The International ProStar, with 16-speed Cummins-Eaton powertrain

    September 29, 2014 6:54PM by James Menzies

    No, it’s not the SmartAdvantage. But it’s a good example of a collaboration between Cummins and Eaton that is winning fans among Canadian fleets.

  • The all-new Western Star 5700XE

    September 15, 2014 10:14AM by James Menzies

    When it comes to design and drivability, the Western Star 5700 hit not just home runs, but grand slams. If its fuel-efficiency comes in on target and it’s priced right, this truck may finally allow the brand to break through into the on-highway tractor segment in a big way.

  • The Peterbilt Model 579 EPIQ

    August 22, 2014 10:37AM by James Menzies

    Peterbilt’s Model 579 got a lot more fuel-efficient with the introduction of the EPIQ package, a set of specifications that can improve fuel mileage by as much as 10%. We travelled to Texas to drive the 579 EPIQ.

  • The Volvo VNX heavy-hauler

    August 14, 2014 8:19PM by James Menzies

    A smooth-cruisin’ heavy-hauler

  • Kenworth’s T680 Advantage, T880 heavy-hauler

    June 22, 2014 8:51PM by James Menzies

    The T680 Advantage is Kenworth’s most fuel-efficient truck ever. And the T880 has come closer to overtaking the long-running T800 as Kenworth’s most popular vocational truck.

  • The new Ford Transit cargo van

    June 9, 2014 5:30AM by James Menzies

    The Transit is a smartly-designed, well-configured vehicle that has a place in today’s goods-moving industry.

  • The GMC Sierra HD and Chevy Silverado HD

    May 1, 2014 3:27PM by James Menzies

    CALGARY, Alta. — Pulling power is more than just a source of pride among owners of heavy-duty pickup trucks. These trucks usually have a job to do and that job normally entails hauling and towing some serious payload.