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Sales of Class 8 Used Trucks Gain 8% in September; Flat Year Over Year

October 27, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators
Sales of Class 8 Used Trucks Gain 8% in September; Flat Year Over Year

Used Class 8 truck metrics were mixed in September, with some dealer sales inching closer to the six-month moving average. Volumes gained 8 percent month over month, but were up just 1 percent year over year. Meanwhile average mileage remained flat month over month, dropping 8 percent year over year. [...]

Navistar Selects Continental Tires as Standard Equipment for all Vehicles

October 12, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators
Navistar Selects Continental Tires as Standard Equipment for all Vehicles

Navistar Inc. and Continental Tire the Americas have signed a Letter of Intent for a five-year supply agreement where Continental tires will be the standard tire offering on all International brand medium-duty, severe service and heavy-duty trucks and all IC Bus brand school buses. “Continental tires are well-regarded by customers [...]

GM, Navistar to Develop, Assemble Medium-duty Commercial Trucks

October 1, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News, Technology

General Motors Co. and Navistar have reached a long-term agreement to develop and assemble future medium-duty, conventional cab Class 4 and 5 commercial vehicles, allowing Navistar to strengthen its product lineup and GM to expand its Chevrolet commercial truck portfolio. “Bringing medium-duty conventional cab trucks back into the portfolio strengthens [...]

Prices for Used Class 8 Trucks Soften Slightly for August and the Year

September 28, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators
Prices for Used Class 8 Trucks Soften Slightly for August, Year

Used Class 8 truck metrics were generally in line on a year-to-date basis, but all except volumes fell slightly when compared month over month and year over year. Volumes dropped 7 percent month over month, but were up 2 percent year over year, while average mileage decreased 3 percent and [...]

Navistar Defense Nets $369 Million Order for 2,200-plus Tactical Vehicles

September 10, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
Navistar Defense Nets $369 Million Order for 2,200-plus Tactical Vehicles

The U.S. Army Contracting Command has awarded Navistar Defense a $369 million contract to provide 2,293 Medium Tactical Vehicles (MTVs) to build upon the Afghanistan National Security Force’s (ANSF) MTV Fleet. Production will commence immediately, with deliveries starting in January 2016 and concluding in 2019. “We are honored to continue [...]

Navistar Reports 3Q Loss of $28 Million on Revenues of $2.5 Billion

September 3, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators
Navistar Reports 3Q Loss of $28 Million on Revenues of $2.5 Billion

Navistar International Corp. has announced a third-quarter 2015 net loss of $28 million, or $0.34 per diluted share, compared to a third quarter 2014 net loss of $2 million, or $0.02 per diluted share. Revenues in the quarter were $2.5 billion. An increase in the company’s truck, bus and parts [...]

Bill McMenamin Adds Treasurer to His Titles at Navistar International

August 26, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Navistar International Corp. said Tuesday that Bill McMenamin, president of Navistar Financial Corp., will add responsibilities as senior vice president and treasurer of the company. McMenamin replaces Jim Moran, who is leaving Navistar to pursue other career opportunities. McMenamin joined Navistar in 2001 as director of corporate finance and has [...]

Caterpillar Ends Navistar Partnership to Build its Own Vocational Trucks

July 29, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Caterpillar Ends Navistar Partnership to Build its Own Vocational Trucks

Caterpillar Inc. said Tuesday it will begin designing and manufacturing its own vocational truck product family at its plant in Victoria, Texas. The plant, which opened in 2012, currently produces hydraulic excavators. Caterpillar launched its first vocational truck — the CT660 — in the North American market in 2011. Two [...]

Navistar Adds Eaton Procision Transmissions on Medium-duty Trucks

July 29, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, Fuel, Technology
Navistar Adds Eaton Procision Transmissions on Medium-duty Trucks

Navistar said Monday it will be the first-to-market truckbuilder to add the Eaton Procision line of dual-clutch transmissions to its International DuraStar medium-duty trucks. Available later this year, the new seven-speed Eaton transmission delivers a significant fuel economy advantage compared to a similarly equipped vehicle with a torque converter automatic [...]

Used Class 8 Truck Volumes Up in June — As are the Prices

July 27, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators
Nation’s Used Class 8 Truck Volumes Up in June — As are the Prices

While the average age of Class 8 used trucks was flat in June and the average miles of sold used trucks slipped 2 percent month over month, the average sale price remained strong. Prices were up 3 percent year over year. They also rose 7 percent year to date, in [...]