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Dana to Supply Axles, Driveshafts for 2018 Isuzu Medium-Duty Truck

December 16, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, Technology

Dana Inc. said it will begin supplying axles and driveshafts for the 2018 Isuzu FTR from Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, with production of this new Class 6 medium-duty truck starting in mid-2017. The 2018 Isuzu FTR will be assembled with a Spicer single-reduction drive axle, Spicer E-Series steer axles, [...]

Utility Trailer Sales of Utah Opens New Location in Las Vegas

December 14, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management
Utility Trailer Sales of Utah Opens New Location in Las Vegas

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., among the industry’s largest manufacturers of refrigerated trailers and a leading manufacturer of dry freight vans, flatbeds and curtainsided trailers, has announced that Utility Trailer Sales of Utah Inc. has opened a new full-service and parts location in Nevada — Utility Trailer Sales of Las Vegas. [...]

Carrier Transicold’s New Recorder for Refrigerated Haulers

December 7, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
Carrier Transicold’s New Recorder for Refrigerated Haulers

For refrigerated haulers that require independent verification of temperatures inside trucks and trailers or immediate documentation for receivers, Carrier Transicold now offers the DataLink 2 recorder. Carrier Transicold is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. For single-temperature or multi-temperature applications, the DataLink [...]

ClearPathGPS Partners With VisTracks for Trucking ELD Product Set

December 2, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
ClearPathGPS Partners With VisTracks for Trucking ELD Product Set

VisTracks Inc., a provider of FMCSA-certified Hours of Service (HOS) and DVIR applications, has partnered with fleet solutions provider ClearPathGPS whereby ClearPathGPS will resell a branded version of this product set. After evaluating several competing products, ClearPathGPS selected VisTracks as their FMCSA-certified ELD/DVIR provider. VisTracks gained Federal Motor Carrier Safety [...]

AmeriPride’s F-59 Truck Fleet Gets Hybrid Electric Powertrains

December 1, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fuel, Technology
AmeriPride’s F-59 Truck Fleet Gets Hybrid Electric Powertrains

XL Hybrids Inc., a leader in connected fleet electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, said AmeriPride Services will take delivery of 21 Ford F-59 trucks featuring XL Hybrids’ XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive System by the end of this year. AmeriPride, which is a leader in sustainable practices in the [...]

Navistar Debuts Fleetrite Truck Collision Replacement Products

November 29, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment
Navistar Debuts Fleetrite Truck Collision Replacement Products

Navistar has introduced a new line of Fleetrite collision replacement products for a variety of heavy-duty truck applications. The all-makes trucks parts line of bumpers, hoods and grilles provides what customers expect from an original equipment manufacturer (OEM). “For over 40 years, our Fleetrite brand has provided quality parts for [...]

MyGeotab Benefits Fleets Managing Trucks by Mobile Phone, Tablet

November 21, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
MyGeotab Benefits Fleets Managing Trucks by Mobile Phone, Tablet

Geotab, a leading open platform in telematics with more than 500,000 subscribers in 70 countries, said its MyGeotab fleet management software app is now available in the Google Play Store. The new app makes accessing MyGeotab quicker and more convenient for those fleet managers or business owners who tend to [...]

New Horton Truck Fan, Fan Drive Deliver Cool Engine Solutions

November 9, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
New Horton Truck Fan, Fan Drive Deliver Cool Engine Solutions

Horton, a provider of engine cooling solutions worldwide, has introduced two new offerings that enhance its expanding product portfolio — the HTEC 1800 fan and the RCV1000 fan drive. The new products provide engine-cooling solutions for customers in the off-highway trucking industry seeking increased productivity, fuel efficiency, reliability and noise [...]

Omnitracs Makes Asset Tracking Beneficial to All Truck Fleets

November 8, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
Omnitracs Makes Asset Tracking Beneficial to All Truck Fleets

Omnitracs, a global pioneer of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, now offers two flagship solutions for scalable, easy-to-deploy telematics and compliance that can benefit a wider number of industries using a variety of vehicle classes, to allow fleets of all sizes to realize greater benefits from real-time [...]

SAF-Holland Launches AeroBeam Sliding Air Suspension for Trucks

November 4, 2016 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
SAF-Holland Launches AeroBeam Sliding Air Suspension for Trucks

SAF-Holland has introduced the next generation of the SAF CBX Series lineup — the CBX40 AeroBeam sliding tandem axle air suspension, which the manufacturer claims is the lightest weight air suspension in the trucking industry. SAF-Holland, which is a leading global manufacturer of trailer suspension and axle systems, truck suspensions, [...]