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International ProStar ES Debuts in Canada — with 110,000-pound GCWR

April 16, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, Fuel
International ProStar ES Debuts in Canada — with 110,000-pound GCWR

International Truck on Wednesday introduced an additional fuel-efficiency package for its ProStar ES that is specifically designed for the Canadian market with that nation’s ability to operate up to 110,000 gross combined weight rating (GCWR). “The launch of the ProStar ES in late 2014 generated a lot of interest in Canada, [...]

Eaton Enhances Automated Transmissions to Boost Fuel Efficiency

March 30, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, Mid America Show, Technology
Eaton Enhances Automated Transmissions to Boost Fuel Efficiency

Power management company Eaton has introduced new electronic capabilities to its Fuller Advantage Series and UltraShift PLUS automated transmissions that allow for disengagement of a truck’s driveline while on slight downhill grades to drop engine speeds to idle. The new technology improves fuel consumption by up to one percent and [...]

International Truck’s ProStar ES Features New Enhancements

March 27, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Mid America Show, Technology
International Truck’s ProStar ES Features New Enhancements

International Truck introduced new enhancements to its ProStar ES fuel efficiency package at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week. The ProStar ES — which is short for efficiency specification — features industry-leading aerodynamics, fuel-efficient powertrain/transmission combinations and a number of other advanced technologies. Together, these features enable the ProStar ES [...]

International Truck Shows Off New Products, Enhancements at MATS

March 24, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Mid America Show, Technology
International Trucks models on display at a show earlier this year.

At this week’s Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS), International Truck will demonstrate the latest enhancements to its commercial truck line-up and the integration of best-in-class technologies in its efforts to become the uptime leader in the industry. “Delivering industry-leading levels of uptime to our customers is more than just building a [...]

2015 Influential Woman in Trucking Award Goes to KW’s Kari Rihm

March 11, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News

The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) presented its fifth annual Influential Woman in Trucking award to Kari Rihm, president and CEO of Rihm Kenworth, during this week’s Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) annual meeting. The Influential Woman in Trucking award, which is sponsored by Navistar, recognizes women in the trucking industry [...]

Navistar Launches Fleetrite.com Website for International Truck Parts

March 5, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management

Navistar this week launched Fleetrite.com, a new website for the Fleetrite brand, Navistar’s fastest growing line of all-makes truck parts sold through the International Truck and IC Bus dealer network. Through Fleetrite.com, truck fleets and owner-operators are able to search thousands of parts for all truck and bus manufacturers, and [...]

Navistar Reports Q1 Revenues Up 10%; Cites Increased Truck Production

March 3, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News
Navistar Reports Q1 Revenues Up 10%; Cites Increased Truck Production

Navistar International Corp. today announced a first quarter 2015 net loss of $42 million, or $0.52 per diluted share, compared to a first quarter 2014 net loss of $248 million, or $3.05 per diluted share. Revenues in the quarter were $2.4 billion — up $213 million or 10 percent, versus [...]

Navistar And UAW Members Approve New Labor Agreement

February 10, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News, Regulations

Navistar International Corp. and the United Auto Workers (UAW) said union employees have ratified a new four-year labor agreement. The contract, which was approved Monday by a majority of voting UAW members, replaces the prior contract that expired Oct. 1, 2014. “The new contract will help our UAW-represented facilities embrace [...]

Navistar Launches ‘Uptime’ Marketing Campaign for International Trucks

February 9, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Navistar Launches ‘Uptime’ Marketing Campaign for International Trucks

Navistar has launched a new marketing campaign for its International Truck brand that concentrates on customer uptime and in particular, keeping the commercial trucks operated by fleets and drivers on the road. “Uptime means more than designing and building trucks to stay on the road longer,” said Bill Kozek, Navistar’s [...]

Navistar Recognizes its Top 26 Global Truck Suppliers

February 3, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Image

Navistar has awarded 26 top-performing suppliers with its annual Diamond Supplier Award. Out of more than 1,200 suppliers, this group exceeded the performance expectations for quality, delivery, technology and cost. “Among the hundreds of high-quality, high-performance suppliers we depend on to build our trucks, buses and engines, Diamond Suppliers are [...]