Jason Cannon

Jason Cannon is the Equipment Editor for Commercial Carrier Journal and Overdrive, and is a Class A CDL holder. Reach him at jasoncannon@randallreilly.com.

New APU from Thermo King

September 25, 2017

Thermo King on Monday introduced its all-electric auxiliary power unit (APU) at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV) in Atlanta. Thermo King says the TriPac Envidia is a quiet, environmentally clean APU that delivers the longest run-time in the industry without tractor startup. The introduction of ...

Michelin debuts airless tire

June 16, 2017

Michelin on Wednesday debuted its airless, connected, “rechargeable”, customizable and all-organic concept tire. A wheel integrated with a tire, Vision – which Michelin rolled out at its global summit for sustainable mobility in Montreal – was produced ...

Petro Canada low-viscosity oils on the way

June 2, 2017

Petro-Canada launched most of its Duron CK-4 and FA-4 performance specification oils in December, but has slated later release dates for two of the company’s lowest viscosity grades. Barnaby Ngai, category portfolio manager for heavy duty engine and driveline oils for Petro-Canada Lubricants, says Duron UHP ...