Friday, January 19, 2018
Equipment
Yokohama launches tool to show fuel savings

Yokohama launches tool to show fuel savings

FULLERTON, Calif. — Yokohama Tire Corp. Thursday announced it had launched an interactive, online-based tool on its website that will enable commercial fleet owners to learn how they can improve their bottom line in terms of fuel savings.

DTNA: Navistar 'fluid' test run unrealistic, 'apples and oranges' comparison

DTNA: Navistar 'fluid' test run unrealistic, 'apples and oranges' comparison

“It is neither appropriate nor credible to compare the 12.4L MaxxForce ‘mystery’ engine with proven technology available in the market,” said Daimler Trucks North America in response to Navistar’s “fluid efficiency” test findings (click here to read story).

Volvo celebrates delivery of 300,000 13-Liter engine

Volvo celebrates delivery of 300,000 13-Liter engine

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Volvo Trucks North America celebrated production of the 300,000th Volvo

Wingfoot Commercial Tire opens new location in Midland, Texas

Wingfoot Commercial Tire opens new location in Midland, Texas

FORT SMITH, Ark. — Wingfoot Commercial Tire has opened a new truck maintenance center in Midland, Texas.

Kenworth T700 now in full production at company’s plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

Kenworth T700 now in full production at company’s plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The new, aerodynamic Kenworth T700 is now in full production at the Kenworth Truck Company manufacturing plant in Chillicothe, Ohio.

Navistar boasts ‘fluid efficiency’ over competitors in on-road testing

Navistar boasts ‘fluid efficiency’ over competitors in on-road testing

WARRENVILLE, Ill. — Navistar Inc. said Monday that “fluid efficiency” and not “fuel efficiency” should be the correct term when comparing 2010 engine technology and that its ProStar+ and MaxxForce 13 EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) 2010 engine beat competitors in third-party, on-road testing.

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