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Plumbing & Heating Company Updates Fleet Look

ST. PAUL, MN – Bonfe's Plumbing, Heating & Air Service, Inc. has updated the logos on its fleet to make them "more memorable" to the public, according to

Mack Delivers Hybrid Refuse Truck to NYC

NEW YORK, NY – During a recent event in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Mack Trucks, Inc. was recognized for delivering a diesel-electric hybrid MACK TerraPro Low Entry model refuse truck to the City of New York.

Commercial Truck Fees Up 35% in Florida

TALLAHASSEE, FL – The 35-percent increase could mean up to $350,000 a year for the heaviest trucks, according to Capitol News Service.

Valley Smart Trailer Wireless Lighting Monitor System

Valley Smart Trailer Wireless Lighting Monitor

LODI, CA - The Smart Trailer Wireless Lighting Monitor from Valley is designed to provide constant monitoring of all trailer signal lights, including tail lights, market lights, stop and turn lights, while driving.

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Alliant Announces New Products

MADISON, WI - Alliant Power has recently added a number of new products to their product offerings. Alliant Power now carries OE fuel and OE oil filters for the Dodge/Freightliner Sprinter and Jeep Grand Cherokee 2.7L OM 612, 2.7L OM 647, and 3.0L OM 642 engines.

Ford Transit Connect

Ford Transit Connect Brings 22/25 City/Hwy MPG

DEARBORN, MI - Ford is tapping its global portfolio of products to meet the unique needs of American small-business owners with the 2010 Transit Connect, a spacious new fuel-efficient alternative to larger commercial vehicles that's ideal for navigating U.S. cities.

Navistar to Link Dealer Inventories Through Agreement with OEConnection

WARRENVILLE, IL - Navistar Inc. will optimize its dealers' parts inventory and speed up customer repairs through parts supply chain and intelligence tools provided by OEConnection LLC, an online parts and service exchange in the automotive industry.

Crown Earns 2nd Grant for Fuel Cell Deployment in Lift Trucks

NEW BREMEN, OHIO - Crown Equipment, a lift truck manufacturer, earned a $1 million grant to continue its industry-leading research, testing, and application of fuel cell technology in lift trucks.

Pay Portal Assists Pay-by-the-Hour Fleets

TACOMA, WA - Pay Portal is designed for day delivery fleets that pay by the hour, not long haul. The system gives employers the opportunity to control costs and carefully manage payroll expenses by ensuring accuracy in payroll hours.

Continental Tires Named Original Equipment for Freightliner M2 Trucks

FORT MILL, SC - Continental Tire North America, Inc. and Freightliner Trucks have announced that Continental tires will now become standard original equipment on all Freightliner Business Class M2 medium-duty trucks.

Titan Tow Bar

New Titan Tow Bar: Making the Tough Jobs Easier

PENDER, NE - If you've got a big load to tow, you want a Titan. That's exactly what Blue Ox brings to heavy duty towing needs with its new top of the line Titan tow bar, which can handle up to 10,000 lbs. with its Class IV rating.

Truck Company Licenses Fleet Out of State to Pay Less Taxes & Fees

DENVER – One of Colorado's largest trucking companies has reportedly been licensing most of its fleet out of state for 13 years to avoid paying Colorado sales taxes and emissions fees, according to

1st Isuzu KS-22 truck arriving in America in 1984.

Isuzu Commercial Truck Celebrates 25 Years in the U.S. Market

CERRITOS, CA - Isuzu Commercial Truck of America (ICTA) has celebrated the 25th anniversary of Isuzu trucks in the U.S. market with a ceremony at the American Truck Dealers (ATD) convention.

Navistar's Green Diesel Technology Products Qualify for Government Grants

WARRENVILLE, IL - Eligible fleets wanting to make environmentally responsible changes to their vehicles can now apply for government grants to offset the costs of retrofitting their existing trucks.

Continental Announces Fleet Emergency Service Program

LOUISVILLE, KY - Managing nationwide emergency road service needs for owner-operators and small fleet owners has become easier and more cost-effective, thanks to Continental Tire North America, Inc.'s (CTNA) new ContiFleetSM program.

Maintainer Introduces Upgraded Signature 4 Lube Body

SHELDON, IOWA - Maintainer Corporation of Iowa, Inc. introduces the newly upgraded Signature 4 fuel / lube service unit. This product serves as an in-field fueling and preventive maintenance (PM) lubrication unit and is upgraded with additional fuel and oil capacity.

Full-Stability Solution for International DuraStar & WorkStar Trucks

WARRENVILLE, IL - As part of Navistar's commitment to meeting the highest standards in the industry, International DuraStar and WorkStar medium-duty and severe service trucks now offer the latest advancements in electronic stability control technology

Diesel-Powered Charging System Fits Many Applications

JACKSONVILLE, FL - A leader in industrial, mobile and home power solutions, Next Generation Power has added a line of DC Power Units.

Tuffy Security Products Security Deck Enclosure

CORTEZ, CO - the Tuffy Security Deck Enclosure creates a large and lockable storage area completely protected on all sides. It works in conjunction with the vehicle rear door and lock.

Toyo Tires Named Georgia Manufacturer of the Year

ATLANTA - Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. (TNA) was recently named Georgia Manufacturer of the Year. The award was received in the large company category, which honors those with more than 500 employees.

Bill Introduced to Reduce Truck Traffic

WASHINGTON – S1036, a bill just introduced in Congress which aims to increase use of non-highway, intermodal freight by 10 percent by 2020 has kicked up a lot of dust lately, according to

Pepsi Bottling Group Acquires Hydrogen-Injected Trucks

WYTHEVILLE, VA – The Pepsi Bottling Group's truck fleet in the New River Valley region of Virginia has added 21 hydrogen-injected trucks in an effort to boost fuel efficiency and reduce emissions.

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Kenworth Receives EPA Clean Air Excellence Award

WASHINGTON – The Environmental Protection Agency recently presented Kenworth Truck Company with a 2008 EPA Clean Air Excellence award during a special ceremony in Washington.

AlertDriving Releases Hazard Perception Evaluation for CDL Drivers

TORONTO – AlertDriving has released its Commercial Truck Hazard Perception Evaluation program, created specifically for commercial truck drivers.

Yokohama Truck Tire Available in 4 Sizes

FULLERTON, CA – The tire contains special rock ejector platforms, stronger and more pliable rubber to reduce heat generation and reduce rolling resistance, and other features, according to Yokohama officials.


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