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Stoughton Trailers Announces Newly Designed Platinum Series Grain Trailer

October 13, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News
Stoughton Trailers Announces Newly Designed Platinum Series Grain Trailer

Stoughton Trailers announced its newly designed Platinum Series Grain Trailer. Built using proven components, thorough testing and the same durability and value fleets have come to expect from Stoughton, the Platinum Series grain trailers are are available in 34-foot, 40-foot and 42-foot lengths in eight models to fit a variety [...]

Mack Anthem The Right Fit For Bulk Haul Applications

October 12, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Mack Anthem The Right Fit For Bulk Haul Applications

Mack Trucks highlighted the newly introduced Mack Anthem during 2017 Tank Truck Week at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Combining efficiency and productivity boosting enhancements with weight conscious options, the newly introduced Mack Anthem features an all new exterior design with optimized aerodynamics to help improve [...]

Allison Transmission To Introduce 9 Speed Automatic Transmission By 2020

October 3, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News
Allison Transmission To Introduce 9 Speed Automatic Transmission By 2020

Allison Transmission announced its first nine-speed model at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta. The innovative, fully automatic transmission, for medium and heavy-duty vehicles, will be available globally and is targeted for release in 2020. “With this new transmission, Allison continues to demonstrate its commitment to help achieve [...]

Ryder Partners With Aperia To Introduce Automatic Tire Inflation Systems

October 3, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Ryder Partners With Aperia To Introduce Automatic Tire Inflation Systems

Ryder has signed an exclusive partnership with Aperia Technologies, the leading supplier of tire inflation solutions for tractors and trailers. The Halo Tire Inflator solution will become the standard specification for Ryder’s heavy duty commercial rental fleet as the Company responds to increasing demand from customers looking to improve fleet [...]

Goodyear Rolls Out Its Best Long-Haul Tire For Miles To Removal

October 3, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Goodyear Rolls Out Its Best Long-Haul Tire For Miles To Removal

Displayed this week during the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, Ga., the Endurance LHD is The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s best long-haul tire for miles to removal. “In today’s ultra-competitive freight hauling environment, no truck tire performance benefit is probably more important than long miles to [...]

New Mack Anthem Takes Center Stage

September 28, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators, Safety, Technology
New Mack Anthem Takes Center Stage at the 2017 North American Commercial Vehicle Show

Mack Trucks debuted its powerful and aerodynamic new Mack Anthem highway model during the inaugural 2017 North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, Georgia. The Anthem’s bold design, coupled with its driver-focused interior, stakes a claim as the new highway hero. Mack also announced that Bendix Wingman Fusion, a camera- [...]

Pirelli Launches Premium Tire For Long Haul Market

June 13, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Pirelli Launches Premium Tire For Long Haul Market

Pirelli has launched Pentathlon D a premium tire dedicated to long haul drive applications in North America. After a successful pilot phase and extensive testing, research and development, Pentathlon D is the first tire to launch in the Pentathlon product family for premium long haul needs in the US and [...]

Freedom Air Filters Introduces New Quick Install Pre-Filter For Kenworth T880 Trucks

June 7, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Freedom Air Filters Introduces New Quick Install Pre-Filter For Kenworth T880 Trucks

Freedom Air Filters released a new quick install pre-filter pair for Kenworth T880 trucks. The new pre-filters offer the same protection and extended air filter life without drilling, gluing or removing the intake grilles. The kit comes with retainer clips for a quick and simple installation. These pre-filters are designed [...]

East Manufacturing Introduces New Lightweight Tipper Trailer

June 7, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
East Manufacturing Introduces New Lightweight Tipper Trailer

East Manufacturing introduced its new Lightweight Tipper Trailer, which is designed to maximize payload and provide the strength to handle the stresses of hauling refuse day in and day out. As part of its continuous improvement and commitment to increase value to its customer, East has re-engineered the Tipper trailer [...]

SAF-Holland Announces Holland FW17 Series Fifth Wheel Has Earned Standard Positioning On International RH Series Tractor

April 27, 2017 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
FW17 Series Fifth Wheel

SAF-Holland announced that the Holland FW17 Series Fifth Wheel has earned standard positioning on Navistar’s International RH Series regional haul tractor. “We are honored once again that Navistar selected the Holland FW17 as its standard fifth wheel on International RH Series tractor,” said Jeff Talaga, Vice President of Sales & [...]