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Yokohama's Tire Tips: Winter Tires

FULLERTON, CA – Yokohama Tire Corporation has released its latest episode of “Tire Tips,” a consumer education video series. In the newest installment, the importance of winter tires and their proper application is covered.

Chevrolet Provides 50 Trucks, Storm Relief to Red Cross

DETROIT – Chevrolet donated 50 Silverado full-size pickup trucks and Express cargo vans to the American Red Cross for use in relief and recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.

Second Edition of 'Road to Natural Gas' Released by Clean Energy

SEAL BEACH, CA – Clean Energy Fuels Corp. released the second edition of “The Road to Natural Gas,” an update of truck companies, refuse haulers, fleet operators, airports, municipalities and other organizations, which are making the switch to natural gas.

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IMT Names Business Development Manager, New Product Manager of Commercial Products

GARNER, IOWA – Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company, announced two employee promotions.

Firestone Launches New Facebook Page & Blog Site

INDIANAPOLIS - Firestone Industrial Products Company, LLC has launched several social media sites to allow increased interaction among Ride-Rite customers.

NTEA Announces New and Requalified MVP Companies for Quarter Ending September 2012

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI - The NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, announced that four companies have qualified for the Member Verification Program (MVP) for the quarter ending September 2012.

Chevron’s Delo Brand Lubricants Announces September 2012 Inductees to Million Mile Club

SAN RAMON, CA – Chevron Lubricants, maker of the Delo brand of technologically advanced engine oils, lubricants and coolants, unveiled the eight drivers inducted to the Chevron Delo sponsored Red Eye Radio (formerly Midnight Trucking Radio) Million Mile Club in September 2012.

Webinar: How Fleets Are Increasing MPG and Decreasing Collisions

TORRANCE, CA - Join us for a webinar, to be held Nov. 15, titled, "How Fleets Are Increasing MPG by as Much as 14% and Decreasing Collisions by 50%."

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Ford F-Series Trucks and Utilities Recognized by Texas Auto Writers

SAN ANTONIO – The Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) has awarded Ford F-Series trucks and utilities with top honors in key categories after comparing the vehicles against competitors during the group’s annual Texas Truck Rodeo near San Antonio.

Go Natural Converts an F150 to Bi-Fuel CNG in Just 2 Hours and 15 Minutes

WOODS CROSS, UTAH - During the recent Green Fleet Conference & Expo in Schaumburg, Ill. Go Natural conducted a live demonstration in front of more than 1,000 attendees.

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ATA Selects XRS for America’s Road Team Truck Fleet Optimization and Compliance

LAS VEGAS - XRS Corporation announced that its Turnpike mobile solution is the official fleet optimization platform for the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) Interstate One truck.

America's Top Truck Drivers Offer Tips During Operation Safe Driver

ARLINGTON, VA - A team of million-mile, accident-free truck drivers helped to raise safety awareness during Operation Safe Driver, October 14-20, 2012.

The Ram 2500 CNG pickup truck.

Chrysler Begins Production of Ram 2500 CNG Pickup Truck

SALTILLO, MEXICO – Chrysler announced that the first Ram 2500 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) pickup trucks began coming off the assembly line at the company’s Satillo, Mexico, assembly plant, on Oct. 29.

Safety-Kleen Releases EcoPower Documentary

CHICAGO - In its newly released documentary, Safety-Kleen tells the EcoPower story about how engine oil can protect the environment and protect engines, even up to 1 million miles.

GE’s FlexEfficiency* Truck Tour Rolls into Chicago

CHICAGO - GE’s FlexEfficiency Truck Tour, which is showcasing the power generation technology of tomorrow and is making stops in 25 North American cities over the next four months, rolled through Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 25.

TravelCenters of America Turns Out Another Champion Truck Service Technician for Sixth Straight Year at TMCSuperTech Skills Competition

WESTLAKE, OHIO - TravelCenters of America LLC, operator of TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded travel centers, has once again earned honors at the TMCSuperTech competition.

Grand Prize Winner Announced for Airtex Top Drawer Sweepstakes

FAIRFIELD, IL -Airtex Fuel Delivery Systems announced the winner of the $5,000 Grand Prize in the Top Drawer Sweepstakes.

Yokohama Tire Corporation Announces ‘Miles of Fun’ Social Media Contest

FULLERTON, CA – Yokohama Tire Corporation has launched “Miles of Fun,” a social media contest where consumers have the opportunity to dream of and experience their “ultimate road trip,” while driving on all-new YK580 orange oil-infused tires.

Ingersoll Rand Gives Technicians a Chance to Win an Extreme Toolbox Overhaul at SEMA 2012

ANNANDALE, NJ - Vehicle service professionals will have the opportunity to win an Extreme Toolbox Overhaul from Ingersoll Rand at SEMA 2012.

Armstrong Truck & Tractor has been a KIOTI dealer since 2006 and offers the full line of KIOTI tractors, UTV’s and implements for homeowners, farmers, hobby farmers, landscapers and a variety of other end users.

KIOTI Tractor Spotlights Armstrong Truck & Tractor as Standout Dealer

FORD CITY, PA – Armstrong Truck & Tractor was named a KIOTI Million Dollar Dealer for the first time in 2010 and is on track to earn this award in 2012 as well.

Venchurs will show that with a little extra planning and patience, it is completely possible to drive across the country on CNG, a fuel that in many places, costs half as much as regular gasoline.

Venchurs CNG Bi-Fuel Ford Truck to Tow Custom Jeep from Detroit to Las Vegas

ADRIAN, MI - Making the trek from Michigan to Las Vegas for the SEMA Show is a Venchurs’ converted 2012 Bi-Fuel F-350, which will tow one of VWerks’ booth vehicles, a custom upfitted Jeep Wrangler.

Sears Auto Center Announces a New Authorization Offering for Fleet Customers Via Auto Integrate

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL - Sears Auto Center has announced a new service transaction authorization platform with Auto Integrate, a specialty provider of leading-edge e-commerce solutions to the automotive service and fleet management industry.

Navistar, Cummins Finalize Supply Agreements for Emissions Aftertreatment, Heavy-duty Engines

LISLE, IL - Navistar International Corporation announced it has reached definitive, long-term supply agreements for heavy-duty diesel engines and emissions aftertreatment technologies with Cummins Inc.

Hino Engines Ranks Highest in Customer Satisfaction Fifth Consecutive Year

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA — As medium-duty truck engine technology advances, more complicated repairs lead to more unscheduled downtime, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 U.S. Medium-Duty Truck Engine and Transmission Study released Oct. 18.

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