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Toyo Tires Rated #1 Overall Brand for Consumer and Commercial Tires

CYPRESS, CA - Toyo Tires has once again been rated the #1 Overall Brand for both consumer and commercial tires in Tire Review magazine's annual Tire Brand Study of North American Tire Dealers.

A.R.E. Outfits the Exterminator Pest Control Truck with Bedslide

MASSILLON, OHIO - A.R.E. has outfitted its latest project truck - The A.R.E. Exterminator - with a BedSlide in their ongoing build up of the ultimate pest control work truck.

Shell Rotella Energized Protection Portfolio Leads New Initiative

Shell Lubricants unveiled its revamped Shell Rotella Energized Protection product portfolio, part of a bold initiative in brand positioning and marketing strategy for the brand of heavy-duty engine oil in the U.S.

New IntelliRoute TND 500 From Rand McNally Delivers Trucker Business Tools and Trucker-Tested Routing

SKOKIE, IL - Rand McNally, a leader in trucking industry navigation, announced the availability of the new IntelliRoute TND 500, the first truck navigation device built from the ground up for professional truck drivers.

Toyota Announces Pricing on Several 2010 Models

TORRANCE, CA - Pricing was announced for the all-new 2010 4Runner sport utility vehicle (SUV), Land Cruiser full-size SUV, Venza sedan, Prius hybrid, and Tacoma pickup truck.

Peach County Excited Over New Fire Trucks

FORT VALLEY, GA - Replacing 1982 and 1989 fire trucks, the new trucks have stirred up employee morale for the Peach County Fire Department.

Peterbilt Delivers U.S. House of Representatives’ First Hybrid Truck

WASHINGTON - The environmentally-friendly truck is slated to carry thousands of lbs. of furniture and office equipment on the Capitol Campus and throughout the Greater Washington, D.C. area.

Balloting to Open for Fleet 2010 Truck and Car of the Year

TORRANCE, CA - Online balloting will begin Friday, Sept. 25, for the 2010 Fleet Truck and Car of the Year.

Hino Trucks Names New Senior Vice President Sales & Customer Support

NOVI, MI - Hino Trucks announced the appointment of Robert (Bob) E. McDowell as senior vice president, sales & customer support. He succeeds Dominick (Nick) Vermet who will return to a position with a stakeholder of Hino Trucks.

Jasper Names Preferred Partners of 2008

JASPER, IN - Jasper Engines & Transmissions of Jasper, Indiana, has named its Preferred Partners of 2008. The recipients of the award are Enginetech Inc., Raytech-Allomatic Products, Elgin Industries, Grant Iron and Motors, Melling Automotive Products, Mahle-Clevite, and Sonnax Industries.

HTUF Brings Hybrid and Advanced Trucks to Atlanta for Major Industry Conference October 27-29

PASADENA, CA - CALSTART's Hybrid Truck Users Forum is bringing its 2009 HTUF National Conference and Ride and Drive to Atlanta October 27-29, 2009

Alliant Power Introduces New Products

MADISON, WI - Alliant Power has introduced a number of new products for Cummins engine owners as well as parts to their expanding product line for Ford truck owners. v2.0 Launched to Offer Lift Truck News, Information and Advice

GREENVILLE, NC -, an online resource for lift truck manufacturers, buyers, operators ,and dealers, was recently re-launched with an updated appearance, improved navigation and a wider range of information.

Pace Edwards Releases Retractable Truck Bed Covers for 2009 Dodge Ram With Rambox Option

ELKHART, IN - Pace Edwards, a member company of Truck Accessories Group, LLC releases retractable truck bed cover line for 2009 Dodge Ram with the Rambox option.

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The Load'N'Go Powerbody Makes Debut

PHOENIX - Fleetwest Transferable Truck Bodies has released a new product for its Load'N'Go line, the Powerbody, the industry's first fully removable full size utility body.

XATA & Digi International Sign Partner Agreement

MINNEAPOLIS - XATA Corporation, a fleet operations optimization company, has signed a partner services agreement with Digi International.

A.R.E. Creates Pest Control Truck for 'Verminators' Host Mike Masterson

MASSILLON, OHIO - Mike Masterson, star of the hit TV show "Verminators" and CEO of ISOTECH Pest Management, Inc., relies on efficient equipment to help him perform his job properly.

GM to Invest $21M for 2011 Light-Duty Crew Cab Production

FLINT, MI - The $21-million investment will enable GM to produce both heavy- and light-duty trucks on the same assembly line.

Freightliner & Enova Parter to Develop All-Electric Commercial Chassis'

TORRANCE, CA and GAFFNEY, SC - Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) and Enova Systems (Enova) announced they have jointly executed a Letter of Intent to enter into an all-electric commercial chassis development program.

Navistar and Caterpillar Announce Global Truck Joint Venture

WARRENVILLE, IL - Navistar International Corporation and Caterpillar Inc., closed a joint venture transaction resulting in a new company, NC2 Global LLC, to serve the global commercial truck market.

National Truck Protection (NTP) Used Truck Warranties Increase the Value of Used Trucks

CARLSTADT, NJ - In times of economic stress, a used-truck warranty can serve as an "asset value multiplier" and help used truck owners derive enhanced value and increased profitability from their trucks.

Daimler Trucks North America Subjected BlueTec SCR Technology to 25 Million Miles in Tests

DETROIT - Detroit Diesel, the engine manufacturer that belongs to Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), has subjected BlueTec SCR technology in trucks to tests totaling 25 million miles.

NTEA & CALSTART Partner to Provide an Expanded Green Truck Summit

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI - Two of the leading organizations driving the development and deployment of "green" technology for fleet vehicles are joining forces to produce an in-depth educational conference.

Navistar Launches MaxxForce TV

WARRENVILLE, IL - As Navistar completes its final testing stages and prepares for the upcoming launch of its 2010 MaxxForce engines, a new online entertainment channel - MaxxForce TV - is making its debut.

Penske Truck Leasing and Freightliner Hit the Road for 2010 SCR Engine Seminars

READING, PA - Penske Truck Leasing announced a 16 city, North American 2010 Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Engine Seminar and Open House, debuting Sept. 15 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada and wrapping up Nov. 17 in Portland, Ore.

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