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.

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 ...

Bendix says use of air disc brakes continues to grow

March 22, 2017

Bendix says its ADB22X air disc brake continues to gain momentum in the marketplace, exceeding the 1.5 million-unit production milestone since its introduction in 2005. In 2016, the take rate on air disc brakes was 16 percent for trucks, with trailers at 6 percent. Keith McComsey, director ...