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Mohawk Releases New Lift

AMSTERDAM, NY – Mohawk lifts model LMF-12 & TP-16 lifts allow full size box vans and utility trucks to be fully raised without the trucks limiting lifting height.

Grand Challenger Offers Function and Form

WOOSTER, OHIO – STAHL's Grand Challenger service body combines the function of a service body with the style of a truck chassis.

Bruce Miller (left-right) and Geoff Schick, WEATHER GUARD, presents the keys to a 2007 Toyota Tundra outfitted with WEATHER GUARD truck equipment to Boulder, Col. resident, Steve Hargreaves (right).

Winner of WEATHER GUARD “Work Truck Drive Away” Contest Receives 2007 Toyota Tundra

CRYSTAL LAKE, IL – Representatives of KNAACK LLC and Toyota Motor Sales, U.S. A., Inc. presented the keys to a 2007 Toyota Tundra pick-up truck to Boulder, Col. resident Steve Hargreaves.

5 Ways to a Greener Fleet Using GPS Tracking

SALISBURY, MD – A growing awareness of global warming and other important (and potentially harmful) environmental trends is causing many companies with mobile workforces to start thinking about their “carbon footprint.”

Navistar Restates Earnings, Reveals GM Talks

WARRENVILLE, IL – Navistar International Corp., parent of International Truck and Engine, released restated results for fiscal years 2003, 2004, and 2005.

SNUGTOP “Super Sport” Offered for New GMC Sierra 1500 Crew Cab

LONG BEACH, CA - GMC's versatile Sierra 1500 Crew Cab Short Box pickup is the latest truck to be fitted for SNUGTOP's Super Sport cap.

Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. Licenses its Patented Emission Control Technology to Tenneco

STAMFORD, CT – Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc., a global company providing innovative technologies and solutions that reduce emissions, conserve fuel, and improve engine performance, has signed a worldwide, non-exclusive licensing agreement with Tenneco.

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Opens New Service Center at Eugene, Oregon

THOMASVILLE, N.C. – Chuck Powell, vice president of the Pacific Northwest region for Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc., announced the opening of a new service center in Eugene, Ore.

ARI EnviroFleet Team Joins With U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. – Automotive Resources International (ARI) announced its affiliation with SmartWay Transport, to increase energy efficiency while significantly reducing greenhouse gases and air pollution.

Kenworth Says its Clean Power No-Idle System Compliant with '08 CARB Regs

KIRKLAND, WA – The Kenworth Clean Power no-idle system is fully compliant with California Air Resources Board (CARB) idling regulations going into effect Jan. 1, 2008, for sleeper trucks with 2007 and later model engines.

Penske Truck Leasing Celebrated Grand Opening of $7.6 Million State-of-the-Art Facility in Portland, Oregon

READING, PA – On Nov. 1, Penske Truck Leasing celebrated the grand opening of a 14,000 square-foot new facility in Portland, Ore.

STAHL Rolls out ChallengerST Service Body

WOOSTER, OHIO – STAHL has made the traditional service body better with the ChallengerST Service Body with a corrosion-resistant, all-galvanneal steel body featuring a “Lock Bolt Construction” which reduces the exposed welding used on conventional service bodies.

DiamondBack Side Toolboxes — A Custom No-Drill Toolbox Solution

PHILIPSBURG, PA – The DiamondBack Side Toolboxes, now available, are open tool bins that mount to the underside of the DiamondBack HD Truck Cover.

SNUGLIDS Standard Equipment on New Phoenix Electric Truck

LONG BEACH, CA – SNUGTOP, a leading provider of fiberglass truck caps and tonneau covers, and Phoenix Motorcars, a trend-setting manufacturer of environmentally friendly zero-emission vehicles, are pleased to announce a new partnership.

Freightliner to Bring 340-Plus Jobs to York County

PORTLAND, OR – A sales and marketing division of Freightliner will call York County home, moving more than 340 jobs to a new $10 million site.

DOT Requirements Flow Chart Now Available

TORRANCE, CA - Do you know if your fleet truck falls under DOT compliance?

Isuzu Truck Introduces First Low-Cab Forward, Gas-Powered Crew Cab

LOUISVILLE, KY – Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. has announced the availability of the industry's first gas-powered, low-cab forward crew cab truck.

UPS Expands Green Fleet

ATLANTA – UPS is adding 306 alternative-fuel vehicles to its fleet, taking delivery of 139 new propane delivery trucks, and placing an order for 167 compressed natural gas (CNG) delivery trucks in North America.

Dodge Announces Pricing for 2008 Sprinter

AUBURN HILLS, MI – Continuing its commercial vehicle onslaught, Dodge today announced pricing for the 2008 Sprinter.

Navistar Interested in Buying GM's Medium-Duty Commercial Truck Business

FLINT, MI – Navistar apparently is very serious about buying General Motors' medium-duty commercial truck business, which is based at GM's Flint Truck Assembly Plant.

LEER Exhibits at the SEMA Show

LAS VEGAS - LEER will once again take part in one of the nation's largest trade expositions, the annual SEMA Show.

(L-R) Dennis Beal, VP physical assets, FedEx Freight; Mark Mendel, branch mgr. selling dealer MHC Kenworth; Bob Christensen, Kenworth GM / PACCAR VP; Doug Duncan, president and CEO, FedEx Freight.

Kenworth Receives FedEx Freight Outstanding Performance Award

KIRKLAND, WA – Kenworth Truck Company recently received a FedEx Freight Outstanding Performance Award based on its exceptional performance during the past fiscal year.

National Motor Freight Traffic Association Names Members to the Commodity Classification Standards Board

ALEXANDRIA, VA – NMFTA has named the members of the Commodity Classification Standards Board for the purpose of developing and maintaining the National Motor Freight Classification.

Anderson Elected to TRALA Board

ARLINGTON, VA – The Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA) announced that Scott Anderson was elected to serve on TRALA's Board of Directors.

Thule to Debut 2008 Professional Line Products at SEMA

LAS VEGAS – Thule, Inc., a manufacturer of premium load carriers for all vehicles, will showcase its new Professional line of contractor-grade rack systems and accessories at the 2007 SEMA Show.

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