WABCO opens first North American Customer Care Center

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ROCHESTER HILL, Mich. — WABCO Holdings, a global supplier of technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, has opened its...

Oregon DOT director: ‘It’s a brave new world of change’

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SPOKANE, Wash. — Technology is rapidly changing all aspects of public and private sector operations, according to Matthew Garrett, director of the Oregon Department...

Daimler sets new standard in customer experience

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YOUNTVILLE, Calif. – Daimler Trucks North America on Wednesday revealed what the OEM called “several significant updates that will positively impact the customer experience.”Enhanced...

INRIX develops self-driving vehicle pilot program

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KIRKLAND, Wash.-- Highly automated vehicles (HAV) are currently testing on public roads in fewer than 50 cities around the world, but more markets are...

Truck-Lite releases 2018 full-line catalog

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FALCONER, N.Y.   ---    Truck-Lite Co., LLC, a worldwide provider of heavy-duty lighting, telematics, engine protection, safety and visibility systems, has released its 2018 full-line...

Carrier increases service interval of ComfortPro APU

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ATHENS, Ga. — The latest generation of ComfortPro diesel-powered auxiliary power units from Carrier Transicold includes upgrades that improve reliability, reduce maintenance and double...

CVSA ‘unannounced’ brake safety initiative sidelines nearly 1,600 CMVs

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More than 13 percent or nearly 1,600 CMVs inspected during the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s “unannounced” brake safety initiative April 25, were sidelined, CVSA...

Trucker Tools gets additional funding for development, customer acquisition

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RESTON, Va. — Trucker Tools, a company that provides shipment visibility, carrier capacity management and predictive freight-matching solutions for the transportation industry, has completed...

Mack, Volvo to offer Diesel Advanced Technology Education program

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America are partnering with colleges in Florida, Ohio and Texas to offer the Diesel Advanced...

Peterbilt delivers first Model 579 UltraLoft to Freymiller Trucking

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DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. on July 6 delivered the keys to the first production unit of the new Model 579 UltraLoft to...

New battery powered HVAC system now available for new Freightliner Cascadia truck models

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PORTLAND, Ore. –  A new Battery Powered HVAC system is now available as a factory-installed option for new Freightliner Cascadia® truck models. This system...

Peterbilt offers ‘panic button’ as option in Models 567 and 579

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DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. is offering two new options for Models 567 and 579 trucks: the alert switch and the pass-through seat.These...

Kenworth T680 now standard with air disc brakes

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KIRKLAND, Wash. — The Kenworth T680 on-highway flagship is now standard with Bendix ADB22X front and rear air disc brakes.The pairing is a result...

New Yokohama long haul/regional tire now available

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SANTA ANA, Calif. — Yokohama Tire’s max-mileage 902L ultra wide base (UWB) long-haul/regional drive tire is now available in a new size: 455/55R22.5.“The SmartWay-verified 902L UWB...

Volvo Trucks, FedEx demonstrate truck platooning on N.C. 540

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks North America, together with FedEx and the North Carolina Turnpike Authority, used advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) technology to...

Optronics introduces five new LED Light Bars

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TULSA, Okla. — Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, has introduced five new LED Light Bars increasing the product...

Landstar launches exclusive mobile app for finding multi-leg runs

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Landstar System, a worldwide, asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions, has launched its enhanced Landstar Maximizer mobile app, a search...

Geotab’s interactive infographic showcases evolution of America’s interstate highway system

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TORONTO — Geotab, a global leader in the internet of things (IoT) and connected transportation, has launched an interactive infographic depicting the evolution of...

Eaton takes aim at vehicle electrification market with new eMobility business

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Power management company Eaton is addressing increasing demand for high-voltage electrified vehicle technologies with the creation of its new eMobility business.With...

United Bus Technology offers free ELD demo period to former ONE20 customers

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McLEAN, Va. — United Bus Technology (UBT), an IT solution provider in the trucking and motorcoach industries, Monday invited those customers affected by the...