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International Truck Challenges Its OEM Competitors to a “Drive Off”

July 23, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, Image, News, Technology
International Truck Challenges Its OEM Competitors to a “Drive Off”

International Truck this week challenged each of its Class 8 competitors to participate in an open performance testing of products to take place the week of Aug. 31 at the Navistar Proving Grounds in New Carlisle, Ind. The company sent letters to Freightliner, Kenworth, Peterbilt and Volvo, urging the OEMs [...]

Navistar Connects With MCity for Connected, Automated Trucks

July 23, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News, Safety, Technology

Navistar International Corp. has joined industry leaders from a range of automotive and technology sectors for the grand opening of MCity, the University of Michigan’s one-of-a-kind test site for connected and automated vehicles. “This is an exciting opportunity for Navistar to leverage our leadership in connected vehicle technologies and collaborate [...]

International Truck Producing WorkStar With Cummins ISB6.7 Engine

July 9, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
International Truck Producing WorkStar With Cummins ISB6.7 Engine

International Truck said this week it has started production of its first International WorkStar vocational trucks powered by the Cummins ISB6.7 engine. Both the WorkStar and the International DuraStar medium-duty truck are available with the ISB6.7 as an engine option. “Production of the WorkStar with Cummins ISB6.7 is an important [...]

International Truck Launches Telematics Credit For OnCommand

July 8, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
International Truck Launches Telematics Credit For OnCommand

International Truck this week announced the industry’s first telematics credit available through approved, integrated telematics providers — effective immediately. “The commitment to invest in the telematics and remote diagnostics bundle represents our continued commitment to increase our customers’ uptime and lower their operating costs,” said Jeff Sass, Navistar senior vice [...]

Prices for the Nation’s Class 8 Used Trucks Level Off in May

June 25, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Owner Operators

Keeping with the flattening trend seen in age and mileage, the average price for previously owned Class 8 tractors in May also experienced a leveling off compared to April. According to ACT Research, year-to-date prices were up 8 percent from last year, with gains in line for ACT’s expectations of [...]

Navistar Adds Shaw Tracking To OnCommand Connection System

June 17, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Technology
Navistar Adds Shaw Tracking To OnCommand Connection System

Navistar Inc. said this week it has added Shaw Tracking — among Canada’s major telematics providers — to its industry-leading, open architecture remote diagnostics system, OnCommand Connection (OCC) for its flagship brand of International trucks. “OnCommand Connection has had an extremely rapid rollout in the Canadian market, and we believe, [...]

Navistar Names Jeff Sass To Head Truck Sales And Marketing

June 8, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Navistar International Corp. has appointed Jeff Sass as senior vice president of North America Truck Sales and Marketing. Sass joins Navistar following a 20-year career at Paccar Inc. in various roles of increasing responsibility in marketing, dealer development, customer service and sales for Paccar Leasing, Paccar Parts, Kenworth Truck Co. [...]

Navistar Reports Q2 Loss of $64 Million; Revenues at $2.7 Billion

June 5, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Navistar International Corp. has announced a second quarter 2015 net loss of $64 million, or $0.78 per diluted share, compared to a second quarter 2014 net loss of $297 million, or $3.65 per diluted share. Revenues in the quarter were $2.7 billion. Second quarter 2015 EBITDA was $85 million versus [...]

Navistar Opens Truck Proving Grounds In New Carlisle, Indiana

May 21, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News, Safety, Technology
Navistar Opens Truck Proving Grounds In New Carlisle, Indiana

Navistar Inc. has opened its Navistar Proving Grounds in New Carlisle, Ind., where the company will test its entire portfolio of products: Class 5 through 8 commercial trucks, school buses and military vehicles. Recently purchased from Robert Bosch, the 668-acre site includes a three-mile paved and banked oval with several [...]

TransPower Touts Testing of its Heavy-Duty Electric Truck Technologies

May 13, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News, Technology
TransPower Touts Testing of its Heavy-Duty Electric Truck Technologies

Transportation Power Inc., which provides clean vehicle and stationary energy storage technologies and products, has announced results of independent laboratory testing that touts its electric vehicle technologies. Frank Falcone, TransPower’s director of powertrain engineering, said the testing at the University of California in Riverside, “confirms the significant reliability, environmental benefits [...]