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Navistar Announces Private Offering of Convertible Notes

March 18, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
Navistar Announces Private Offering of Convertible Notes

Navistar International Corp. announced today it plans to issue — subject to market conditions —  $350 million of senior subordinated convertible notes due 2019. In addition, the company will grant the initial purchasers an option to purchase up to an additional $52.5 million of convertible notes. The company expects to [...]

Navistar Enhances its Truck Fleet OnCommand System

March 11, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology

Navistar has integrated Mitchell 1 Repair-Connect.net and in-bay service tools from Nexiq Technologies and Noregon Systems into its OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system. The company’s diagnostics system is designed to increase vehicle uptime and provide increased fleet management efficiency for International truck customers. “OnCommand Connection was designed to help our [...]

Navistar Adds SCR to its DuraStar and WorkStar Truck Engines

March 6, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News
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Navistar Inc. today said it is expanding vehicle enhancements and powertrain choices on International brand vocational truck models and adding selective catalytic reduction (SCR) emissions technology to its high-horsepower mid-range engines starting this summer. The company’s medium-duty SCR transition began in September 2013 with the International DuraStar and the Cummins [...]

Navistar International Reports Q1 Net Loss of $248 Million

March 5, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Navistar International Corp. today reported a first quarter 2014 net loss of $248 million, compared to a first quarter 2013 net loss of $123 million. Revenues in the quarter were $2.2 billion, down from $2.6 billion in the first quarter of 2013. Lower sales volumes — primarily due to the [...]

Navistar Custom Bundles Electrical System for Vocational Trucks

March 5, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News, Owner Operators, Technology

Navistar Inc. this week announced new Diamond Logic feature bundles specific to the vocational truck market. Feature bundles are categorized by usage and body integration such as dry van, dump and utility as well as outline features relevant to operations of the particular application. “Our Diamond Logic operating system is [...]

Navistar Engine Manufacturing Consolidation Eliminates 280 Jobs

February 21, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Navistar International Corp. says it is moving its mid-range truck engine production from the Huntsville, Ala., plant to Melrose Park in Illinois in an effort to consolidate mid-range engine manufacturing. The company will continue to build its 13-liter engine at the Huntsville, Ala., big-bore engine plant. “As we have stated [...]

Navistar Garners 4,500 New Orders for DuraStar Medium-duty Trucks

January 6, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, News
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Navistar Inc. has begun shipping its first International DuraStar vehicles to customers, equipped with the Cummins ISB 6.7-liter engine. The first units were released from the company’s Escobedo, Mexico, assembly plant, and more than 4,500 medium-duty trucks were ordered just before the new year. “The addition of the ISB to [...]

Navistar Reports Q4 Loss of $154 Million

December 20, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
Navistar Reports Q4 Loss of $154 Million

Navistar International Corp. has reported a fourth quarter 2013 net loss of $154 million compared to a  net loss of $2.8 billion in the fourth quarter of last year. Current quarter results include an income tax benefit of $220 million related to an intra-period tax allocation, a non-cash charge of $77 [...]

Navistar Recalling 2,622 International ProStar Trucks

December 19, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News, Regulations, Safety
Navistar Recalling 2,622 International ProStar Trucks

Navistar Inc. said it is recalling 2,622 International ProStar sleeper cab vehicles manufactured between Dec. 12, 2012, and Aug. 8, 2013, that are equipped with feature code 16XSA, 16XSB, 16XSC or 16XSD chassis skirts. According to the truckmaker, the affected tractors have a rear chassis skirt upper horizontal support S-bracket [...]

Navistar Taking Orders Today for International LoneStar with SCR

October 29, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management, News
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International’s LoneStar on-highway tractor with Cummins ISX15 engine and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions technology is available now, according to Navistar Inc., with orders being taken across the country today. The LoneStar is the company’s final heavy-duty Class 8 on-highway truck model to incorporate SCR emissions technology since Navistar began [...]