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PacLease Announces Three New Southern U.S. Locations

BELLEVUE, WA – PACCAR Leasing Company (PacLease) continues its North American franchise network expansion with the addition of three new full-service lease locations in Tennessee, Georgia, and South Carolina.

Navistar and Union Return to Talks

CHICAGO – Navistar International Corp. and the United Auto Workers resumed contract talks outside Chicago as a month-long strike continues.

Peterbilt Ranks Highest in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA — Peterbilt ranks highest in customer satisfaction among conventional cab medium-duty trucks, while Chevrolet ranks highest in medium-duty truck dealer service satisfaction.

Michigan Fleet on the Road 100 Million Miles with No Oil Change

TROY, MI – Hare Express, Inc., a just-in-time delivery service to the automotive industry, has exceeded 100 million miles without an engine oil change using the puraDYN oil filtration system.

NAVTEQ Expands NAVTEQ Transport for the Trucking and Logistics Industries

CHICAGO – NAVTEQ has announced an expanded version of NAVTEQ Transport with new coverage, new data types, and a harmonized global specification to enhance the functionality of truck routing and logistics planning applications.

LEER Supports Mark Wellman Adventure Sports Expo for Soldiers with Disabilities

ORLANDO, FL – LEER is supporting No Limits and The Coalition to Salute America's Heroes in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 30– Dec. 5, as part of the fourth annual Road to Recovery Conference.

2007 Engines Performing Well, Say Caterpillar Customers

PEORIA, IL – A complete line of four Caterpillar 2007 engines in full production and readily available. Customers are providing feedback on how the newest additions to the Caterpillar engine line are doing on the road.

Kenworth Expands Merchandise Collection for 2008, Online Ordering Available

KIRKLAND, WA – The 2008 Kenworth Merchandise Collection featuring nearly 60 new items is now available online in time for the holiday season.

Little-Known IRS Tax Break Makes Investing in GPS Tracking Technology More Affordable

SALISBURY, MD – A GPS tracking system can improve the performance of a fleet's mobile workforce and some excellent opportunities exist to help business owners overcome the cost hurdle.

Water Company Truck Is Stolen; One Suspect in Custody

ALORTON, IL – An Illinois-American Water Co. had his truck stolen while on the job. The employee was out of his work truck performing a routine meter reading in the John DeShields housing complex when it was stolen

Enforcement on Heavy Vehicles Doubled

NEWARK, NJ – Newark now has twice the law enforcement patrolling for overweight commercial vehicles than it did this time last year, and the fines collected are offsetting some of the damage to the roads.

Caterpillar Earns J.D. Power and Associates Award for Customer Satisfaction with Heavy-Duty Engines

PEORIA, IL - Caterpillar Inc. has received a J.D. Power and Associates Award for ranking highest in customer satisfaction for its Pickup and Delivery Heavy-Duty diesel engines as part of the 2007 Heavy-Duty Truck Engine/Transmission Study.

Clean Diesel Technologies to Begin Trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market

STAMFORD, CT – Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc. has received approval from The NASDAQ Listings Qualifications Department to begin trading on The NASDAQ Capital Market.

Sno-Way 26 Series Snow Plow Available For Midsize SUvs and 1/2 Ton Pickup Trucks

HARTFORD, WI – Sno-Way announces the availability of its 26 Series straight blade snow plow. The 26 Series is specifically designed for midsize SUV's and half-ton pickup truck applications.

Tire Stamp Corp. Announces Availability of TireVigil Pro 2.8

TROY, MI - TireStamp Corp., a leading tire monitoring and tire asset management systems supplier announces the availability of its TireVigil Pro 2.8 for fleet customers.

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.

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