LAS VEGAS — Peterbilt trucks took top honors at the American Truck Dealers (ATD) Commercial Truck of the Year awards at the ATD Convention and Expo on Sunday, Feb. 5.
LISLE, Ill. — Navistar, Inc. Feb. 1 launched a comprehensive natural gas strategy, including integrated natural gas product offerings and a strategic partnership with Clean Energy Fuels Corp. that it said will provide customers with a “sustainable, commercially viable solution for adding natural gas powered trucks to their fleets.”
ELYRIA, Ohio — Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems has identified a potential defect in its Bendix ATR-6 valve manufactured between Dec. 2, 2010, and Jan. 18, 2012, and advised the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Jan. 26, 2012, about the issue.
KIRKLAND, Wash. — To help truck fleets and drivers meet the new hands-free cell phone law, Kenworth now offers customers two Bluetooth capability choices — factory-installed radios and Kenworth NavPlus — for Kenworth trucks.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin Americas Truck Tires (MATT) will continue to support Arrow Truck Sales’ “Back on the Road Program” as a 2012 sponsor. The Back On The Road program provides a deserving truck driver with a truck and a job to get him or her back on the road — as well as many more prizes designed to keep the driver on the road.
LAS VEGAS — The Mack Granite model’s new sibling, the Mack Granite Medium Heavy Duty (MHD), makes its World of Concrete debut this week. Fit for the show with an eight-yard volumetric concrete mixer body, the MHD offers a lower cost, lighter weight option, without sacrificing Mack’s legendary durability and reliability.